Welcome to the BNR Metal Pages, one of the Internet's oldest sites dedicated to heavy metal. If you're new here, you might want to check out the history of the site, or dive right into reading about bands via the band search page.

Voting for 2015 is now online! Cast your votes here. You can still vote for 2013 and 2014 as well. 2015 results will be online later this spring.


Bruce Dickinson wins the best vocalist tournament! Thanks to everyone that voted. You can see how it all turned out here.


BNR's 100 Favorite Metal Songs

I recently compiled a list of my favorite metal songs of all time. See the entire list, with commentary and links to YouTube clips, here.

Recent Updates

January 30, 2016

New pages:
   Jex Thoth
   Royal Thunder
   The Soundbyte
   Third Ion

Recent albums:
   Amoral
   Avantasia
   Black Sabbath
   Borknagar
   Brainstorm
   Dream Theater
   Exumer
   Megadeth
   Opera IX
   Primal Fear
   Serenity
   The Gathering

January 16, 2016

New pages:
   Black Diamond
   Desultor
   Ghost Ship Octavius
   Huntress
   Killer Be Killed
   Mitra

Recent albums:
   Axel Rudi Pell
   Cauldron
   Danzig
   Krallice
   Rhapsody Of Fire
   Witchcraft

December 30, 2015

news: Motorhead frontman Lemmy Kilmister passes away
New pages:
   Aktor
   Anger As Art
   Brimstone Coven
   In Malice's Wake
   Lakei

Recent albums:
   Baroness
   Def Leppard
   Galneryus
   Hatesphere
   Jess And The Ancient Ones
   Paradise Lost
   Penumbra
   Secrets Of The Moon
   Solution .45
   Swallow The Sun

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