Metal Evolution

  • 2011
  • TV Show
  • TV-PG

The history of heavy-metal music is examined.

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09:26 — Tracing the origins of metal is a phantasmagoric odyssey that traverses cities and countries, oceans and continents. From Memphis' Sun Studio to The K (more…)
Metal Evolution Season 1
Using the much-debated Metal History "family tree" originally shown in Headbanger's Journey as his road map, our host, metalhead turned anthropologist (more…)
Metal Evolution Season 1
Using the much-debated Metal History "family tree" originally shown in Headbanger's Journey as his road map, our host, metalhead turned anthropologist (more…)
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…)
Metal Evolution | Ep. 2 | Early Metal US Sneak | Metal Evolution: Episode 2 Early Metal US Sneak
01:50 — The sneak peak of episode 2 of the acclaimed Vh1 Classic Documentary series "Metal Evolution" documents the beginning of the American Hard Rock moveme (more…)
Metal Evolution | Ep. 5 | Glam | Metal Evolution: Episode 5 Glam Sneak
01:22 — Tawney Kitaen, Rikki Rockett of Poison, Bobby Blotzer of Ratt, and Jerry Dixon and Erik Turner of Warrant speak on the early days of Glam Metal.
Metal Evolution | Ep. 4 | New Wave of British Heavy Metal | Metal Evolution: Episode 4 New Wave of British Heavy Metal Show Clip
09:26 — Sam Dunn delves deep into the origins of one of his favorite genres, the New Wave of British Heavy Metal, and interviews Steve Harris from Iron Maiden (more…)
Metal Evolution | Ep. 11 | Progressive Metal | Metal Evolution: Episode 11 Progressive Metal Sneak
02:21 — In Metal Evolution's finale sneak, Sam sits with Michael Giles of King Crimson and gets feedback from Metallica guitarist Kirk Hammett on why the grou (more…)
Metal Evolution | Ep. 6 | Thrash | Metal Evolution: Episode 6 Thrash Show Clip
11:31 — 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…)
Metal Evolution | Ep. 1 | Pre-Metal | Metal Evolution: Episode 1 Pre-Metal Show Clip
02:09 — The greatest documentary ever made about Heavy Metal begins as our host Sam Dunn travels the globe to seek out the origins and influences that helped (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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