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(Stephen) King of Metal: His Influence on Hard Music!
10/29/2016 1:13:10 PM by Frank Hill





Stephen King is one of the most prolific writers of our modern time with over 350 million copies sold from the 67 novels and books he's published of contemporary horror, supernatural fiction, suspense, science fiction, and fantasy.

Within his works are many references to bands like the Ramones and AC/DC. King has stated that he likes heavy metal and has named Anthrax, Judas Priest and Metallica as amongst his favorites to write to.

Without an extensive cataloging of subjects, it's arguable which author has the highest influence on metal, but we grew up with Mr. King and many hard rock and heavy metal band members did as well using some of his subject matter within their own music. So, we have given our pound of flesh and compiled a master list of all the songs we could find related to his books. Read our column here: [Full Column Link]


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RANDOM ACTS OF METAL
Cave In Hate Eternal
In Flames Lost Horizon
Slipknot Karaboudjan
Perzonal War Regurgitate
Deranged Symphorce
Machine Head Solace
Godsmack Nazareth
Vaginal Carnage Steel Attack
Led Zeppelin October 31
Conquest Pelican
Brainstorm Circle of Nero
Evolution Byfist
Black Sabbath Iced Earth
Biomechanical Sevendust
Wycked Synn Dream Weaver
Tad Morose Whitesnake
Brides of Destruction Out of the Lair
Iron Savior Dew Scented
Mother Misery F5
Celesty Construcdead
Scala Mercalli Madison Paige
Donnerkopf Marillion
Scorpions Meliah Rage
Dream Evil After Forever
Killswitch Engage Rhapsody of Fire
Imp Occult
Katagory V Ironhorse
Negative Creeps Made of Iron
Cryme Tristania
Scenteria Ligeia
The Mighty Nimbus Lost Soul
Veni Domine Seige of Hate
Icarus Witch Angtoria
Ravensthorn the missing:
Darkthrone Cemetary
Stormwarrior Bleed The Sky
Soul SirkUS Kinrick
Swallow The Sun Throes of Dawn
Nightrage Rudra
Astarte Sentenced
Monolithe Horna
Gemini 5 Sebastian Bach
Frameless Scar Thor
Fates Warning Lake Of Tears
The Atomic Bitchwax Dragonia
Monster Magnet 1349
Twilight Damnation
Thrones Doomfoxx
Torture Killer Vanquished
Hate Absu
End of Level Boss Insense
Naked Beggars Tandjent
Cardinale 286
Thyrane Dissection
Firehouse Clawfinger
Moonspell Ampast
Vreid The Sword
Non-Human Level Michael Orlando
Cult of Luna Hydrogyn
Warface Ynis Vitrin
Vicious Rumors The Finals
Enochian Crescent Amputated
Zoroaster Escape The Fate
Cheva Demise
Quest of Aidance Urkraft
Blood Tsunami Lost Eden
Southern Gentleman Threat Signal
Battered Throne of Katarsis
Crescent Shield Cruachan
Grenouer Nagelfar
Mendeed Divine Empire
Denial Fiend Warner Drive
Wuthering Heights Malevolent Creation
The Wonderfools Fight
Sworn Enemy Ensiferum
Mongrel Trivium
Witchfinder General Intolerant
Bullet For My Valentine Celestia
Medieval Steel Bible Of The Devil
Deadsea Papa Roach
My Dying Bride Sotajumala
Crown The Lost Caliban
Dark Castle