Loudwire

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Loudwire
Type of site
Online magazine
Owner Townsquare Media[1]
Editor Spencer Kaufman
Website loudwire.com
Alexa rank 12,570 (April 2014)[2]
Commercial Yes
Current status Active

Loudwire is an online magazine that covers hard rock and heavy metal music. It is owned by media and entertainment business Townsquare Media.[1][3] Since its launch in August 2011, Loudwire has secured exclusive interviews with Ozzy Osbourne, Metallica, Judas Priest, Guns N' Roses, Megadeth, Mötley Crüe, Suicidal Tendencies and many others. Loudwire has also exclusively premiered new material from Judas Priest, Anthrax, Jane's Addiction, Stone Sour, Phil Anselmo and many more of rock and metal's biggest acts.[4][5][6]

Every year Loudwire holds the Loudwire Music Awards, where visitors of the site vote in polls of various categories.[7]

Loudwire staff[edit]

  • Spencer Kaufman
  • Chad Childers
  • Liz Ramanand
  • Graham Hartmann

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b "Townsquare Media—About Us". Townsquare Media. Retrieved 28 April 2012. 
  2. ^ "Loudwire.com Site Info". Alexa Internet. Retrieved 1 April 2014. 
  3. ^ "La suerte del Colorado...". fmrockandpop.com (in Spanish). Retrieved 28 April 2012. 
  4. ^ "New Music Showcase: Exclusive Premieres From Knee High Fox, The ReAktion, Voodoo Terror Tribe + Zodiac". Loudwire. Retrieved 2017-05-11. 
  5. ^ "Stone Sour's Corey Taylor: 'Hydrograd' Best Album We've Ever Done". Loudwire. Retrieved 2017-05-11. 
  6. ^ "Rob Halford: Judas Priest Reach 'Final Moments' of Recording Album, Promise 'Exciting 2018'". Loudwire. Retrieved 2017-05-11. 
  7. ^ "2011 Loudwire Music Awards – Vote Now!". Loudwire. 2 December 2011. Retrieved 1 December 2015. 

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