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The New Art Gallery Walsall: Mark TitchnerWritten by Pete Nelson on 14th January 2014


BE TRUE TO YOUR OBLIVION
An artist hugely inspired by Heavy Metal, Capsule invited former Turner Prize nominee Mark Titchner to talk at the Metal Symposium in 2007 and have maintained a strong relationship with this artist throughout the Home of Metal project. ‘BE TRUE TO .
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Open day at BM&AGWritten by Pete Nelson on 14th January 2014


The Home of Metal Open Days were like an ‘Antiques Roadshow’ for Heavy Metal fans, inviting fans to bring their memorabilia and stories and to contribute to the ever-growing Home of Metal Digital Archive, helping build a new collection.
At least 80 volunteers were engaged in .
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New Art Gallery Walsall Open DayWritten by Pete Nelson on 14th January 2014


The Home of Metal Open Days were like an ‘Antiques Roadshow’ for Heavy Metal fans, inviting fans to bring their memorabilia and stories and to contribute to the ever-growing Home of Metal Digital Archive, helping build a new collection.
At least 80 volunteers were engaged in .
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Wolverhampton Art Gallery Open DayWritten by Pete Nelson on 14th January 2014


The Home of Metal Open Days were like an ‘Antiques Roadshow’ for Heavy Metal fans, inviting fans to bring their memorabilia and stories and to contribute to the ever-growing Home of Metal Digital Archive, helping build a new collection.
At least 80 volunteers were engaged in .
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Tony Iommi supports Home Of MetalWritten by Pete Nelson on 1st May 2013


The legendary Black Sabbath guitarist Tony Iommi, whom we had the honor of meeting and interviewing at the end of last year when he was given a walk of stars, has kindly agreed to loan us one of his custom guitars for our next Home .
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Bill Ward welcomes you to Home of MetalWritten by Pete Nelson on 18th June 2011


Bill Ward, founding member and drummer of Black Sabbath, welcomes you to Home of Metal in this exclusive recording made on 7 June 2011.
Reflecting on his early days in Aston, he describes his musical apprenticeship in detail and with insightful honesty and reflection. Under .
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The Home of Metal because…Written by Pete Nelson on 14th June 2011


 

Birmingham and The Black Country are the Home of Metal because of a number of things. During our oral history interviews we have been inviting people to tell us their thoughts. There are many reasons, many observations that the people we speak to make and .
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That fuzzy, dark, powerful soundWritten by Pete Nelson on 26th May 2011


Home of Metal recently visited Brian Tatler at his home in Stourbridge. Brian is guitarist in Diamond Head who are playing on the same bill as Metallica at the Sonisphere Festival in July.

Advert for 1981 tour. Lars Ulrich attended the final gig at the Woolwich .
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Screening at Flatpack Festival 09Written by Pete Nelson on 24th February 2011


Flatpack Festival in collaboration with Home Of Metal held a screening of The Song Remains the Same and also a talk by Chris Phipps at South Birmingham College on Saturday 14th 2009.
The Song Remains The Same
Dir. Peter Clifton & Joe Massot
UK/USA 1976, 137 mins
Feat. Robert Plant; .
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