Whether you’re on vacation, taking a break from work or in the middle of a quarantine during a global pandemic, one thing will never waver: the power of music, especially the power of rock ’n’ roll and heavy metal. We’ve offered countless lists of the albums and songs you need to listen to, but now we’re going even deeper to share some of the other absolute essentials for any fan, from books to movies and everything in between.

So, wash your hands, sit back and get ready for some of the best history lessons of your life.

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