Heavy Metal Music

Metascore
72

Generally favorable reviews - based on 9 Critics

Critic score distribution:
  1. Positive: 6 out of 9
  2. Negative: 0 out of 9
Buy On
  1. Q Magazine
    Jan 27, 2014
    60
    Well worth exploring. [Oct 2013, p.102]
  2. Aug 6, 2013
    50
    The album just offers up a heaping pile of midtempo heaviness that harkens back to Metallica's middle years.
  3. Aug 6, 2013
    50
    Not good, not bad, just is.
User Score
7.3

Generally favorable reviews- based on 13 Ratings

User score distribution:
  1. Positive: 2 out of 4
  2. Negative: 0 out of 4
  1. Apr 20, 2016
    6
    Heavy Metal Music is a heavy, menacing sounding album which basically does exactly what it says on the tin. Nothing new is really brought toHeavy Metal Music is a heavy, menacing sounding album which basically does exactly what it says on the tin. Nothing new is really brought to the table, but it doesn't seem as though Jason was reaching for anything more, so it succeeds on its own merits.

    Rock Sound's review says the album is "Not good, not bad, just is.", and I kind of tend to agree.
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  2. Oct 10, 2014
    8
    Really enjoyed the album after stumbling across it on Spotify.

    Listened to it until the songs would not leave my head, something that
    Really enjoyed the album after stumbling across it on Spotify.

    Listened to it until the songs would not leave my head, something that Metallica haven't managed since way back when.

    Long time dead is the highlight for me. Great song.
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  3. Oct 21, 2013
    5
    Yes, it's true, Jason is back and we all love Jason! But if we are perfectly honest this is not a great record. Im not saying that is a badYes, it's true, Jason is back and we all love Jason! But if we are perfectly honest this is not a great record. Im not saying that is a bad one but it left me with nothing too remarkable. Although the band has potential, lets hope better records for the future. Full Review »