"<i>Kerrang! Living Loud</i> is an essential, indispensable read."
"The UK rock landscape would look very different if K! had never existed, and Ruskell's book is a glorious look back at the words and pictures that helped to shape and document the careers of the bands and the lives of the readers, and is essential for those who grew up in the comforting embrace of its pages."
"A rite of passage for many a young rocker, this is the ultimate look behind the curtain of metal's most revered publication."
Celebrate 40 years of Kerrang! with this year-by-year review of the greatest artists and moments in metal and alternative music.
Kerrang! has an unparalleled reputation as one of the world's best-loved rock-focused publications. It continues to be at the forefront of alternative music, flying the flag for metal, hardcore, punk and beyond, introducing millions to their new favourite bands.
Anyone who's anyone in the metal scene has featured Kerrang's hallowed pages and this unique book chronicles these appearances. If it happened in metal, Kerrang! covered it, as confirmed in this year-by-year survey of alternative music. By highlighting the heaviest albums, the most outlandish stars, the rowdiest mosh pits and the most incredible moments in rock history, fans are going to love it.