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For more than 30 years Metal Edge has been a leading name in the world of hard rock and metal. Founded in 1985, the magazine’s mix of exclusive artist interviews, onstage, backstage, in-the-studio and behind-the-scenes reporting, up-to-the-minute news and high-quality photography captured and helped define the look and sound of heavy music through the decades. In its current digital incarnation, Metal Edge continues to keep it hard ‘n’ heavy with in-depth reporting on rock legends, contemporary icons and tomorrow’s stars, today.