After publishing more than 7,000 album reviews and 40 Rock/Metal-related books, Martin Popoff can easily be considered one of genre’s ultimate writers. The Toronto-based author has also professed on many occasions his love for the visual imagery used in Metal and Rock music. In fact, he’s already written several books about the subject, including “Run For Cover”, a look into Iron Maiden’s iconic illustrator Derek Riggs and “Worlds Away”, a book centered on the visuals created by Voivod’s drummer Michell “Away” Langevin.

Since leaving Korn in 2005, Brian “Head” Welch has stayed extremely busy. Besides releasing records and touring the globe he is also an accomplished writer, a professional speaker, a philanthropist and most importantly, a real father to his daughter. Many thought he was insane to leave the multi-platinum selling band Korn to pursue his Christian based solo career, but more than six years later he’s once again incredibly successful. Welch is highly passionate about helping…

I recently had the pleasure of sitting to speak with Jeremy Wagner, author of a new book called, The Armageddon Chord. Melding science fiction, horror, religion and heavy metal, Wagner has created a story that revolves around the discovery of an ancient Egyptian song written in Hieroglyphics that if played in its entirety will unleash Hell on earth, ushering in Armageddon. As I mentioned in an earlier review, this is a real page turner that builds to an unbelievable climax.

Bruce Moore, author of the musical cook book “For Those About To Cook” took some time out of his day to answer a few questions for PureGrainAudio. He has given us a sample taste of what to expect when reading his book. With what he tells PGA he left our mouths drooling for more so make sure you order a copy of his book online. If you are one of the first 500 people who pre-order a copy, your name will be printed in the book, now that is a sweet deal.