Sound of the beast: the complete headbanging history of heavy metal

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Allison & Busby, Oct 1, 2004 - Music - 399 pages
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Review: Sound of the Beast: The Complete Headbanging History of Heavy Metal

User Review  - Serge Pierro - Goodreads

An interesting look at the history of Heavy Metal. It covers all of the sub-genres, and the important bands contained within. The author uses Black Sabbath as the historic starting point, but doesn't ... Read full review

Review: Sound of the Beast: The Complete Headbanging History of Heavy Metal

User Review  - Richard Burton - Goodreads

This is a very well informed, exciting read for any fan of hard rock and heavy metal music. I learned a lot and I've been a devoted fan for nearly 40 years. Highly recommended! Read full review

Contents

A Brief Headbanging History of Time viii
Prelude to Heaviness 7
The New Wave of British Heavy Metal 27
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