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Metal Evolution

The history of heavy-metal music is examined.

Premiered: November 11, 2011

Rating: TV-PG

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Progressive Metal Season 1, Episode 11 Feb 4, 2012 $2.99

A genre that takes root with the likes of Rush in the '70s, Queensryche and Fates Warning in the '80s, and Dream Theater in the '90s. Since then, the genre has exploded with creativity, spawning mind-bending, genre-defying acts.

Power Metal Season 1, Episode 10 Jan 28, 2012 $2.99

Sam runs into his old friend Ronnie James Dio, who guides him into the fantastical world of power metal, where masculine tales of heroism and epic battles, dragon-slaying and sorcery, burn into the the imaginations of young men.

Shock Rock Season 1, Episode 9 Jan 21, 2012 $2.99

Starting with the ringmaster of mayhem himself, Alice Cooper, we visit a world of guillotines and gallows, electrocutions and sorcery. We'll then learn how NYC's Kiss dethroned Cooper by taking spectacle one giant leap forward.

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Metal Evolution | Ep. 3 | Early Metal UK | Metal Evolution: Episode 3 Early Metal UK Show Clip
08:24 — Our narrator Sam Dunn travels to England to explore the English Hard Rock scene before there was Black Sabbath. This segment focuses on the Hard Rock (more…)
Metal Evolution | Ep. 3 | Early Metal UK Sneak | Metal Evolution: Episode 3 Early Metal UK Sneak
02:02 — Our narrator Sam Dunn travels to England to explore the English Hard Rock scene before there was Black Sabbath. This segment focuses on the Hard Rock (more…)
Metal Evolution | Ep. 6 | Thrash | Metal Evolution: Episode 6 Thrash Sneak
01:33 — Arguably metal's most popular and passionate genre, Sam journeys to Northern California to trace the roots of Thrash by interviewing the architects of (more…)

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  • Premiered: November 11, 2011
  • Rating: TV-PG
  • Premise: The history of heavy-metal music is examined. (more)

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