Cutting straight to the point, The Best Heavy Metal Albums offers just that. Readers can discover how and why these albums became the greatest, marvel at the iconically brutal cover art and cast their minds back to the rocking times when headbanging was a way of life. From Motorhead to Metallica, fans will see why these rock gods truly deserve their adoration and groupie action. Carefully selected by passionate disciples of the heavy rock genre, this collection of anthemic and seminal hard rock albums represents the heart of heavy metal history.
Jaclyn Bond is a writer hell-bent on bringing Metal to the masses. Raised in Australia on a diet of spikes and nails, she has swum in the metal backwaters for years as a roadie, writer and die-hard fan. For her first book on the subject, she has tapped the minds and hearts of devoted Metalheads across the globe. Passionate about music in all its forms, genres and sub-cultures, Jaclyn has sorted the men from the boys in this tribute to the phenomenon that is Heavy Metal.