Anne Erickson


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I’m ready for spring. Seriously. I love spring, summer and fall, but winter, not so much.

At least winter gives us the chance to rock some great heavy metal songs that are perfect for cold temperatures! Read on for some of my favorite heavy metal tracks about winter. What are your favorites? Hit me up online and let me know!

  • Metallica, Trapped Under Ice

  • Darkthrone, Where Cold Winds Blow

  • Black Sabbath, Snowblind

  • Amon Amarth, The Arrival of the Fimbul Winter

  • Gojira, Born in Winter

  • Satyricon, My Skin Is Cold

  • Trivium, Silence in the Snow

  • Judas Priest, Winter/Deep Freeze/Winter Retreat/Cheater

  • 3 Inches of Blood, God of the Cold White Silence

  • Crimson Glory, Lady of Winter

  • DragonForce, Above the Winter Moonlight

  • Wintersun, Land of Snow and Sorrow

  • Agalloch, Dead Winter Days

  • AC/DC, Snowballed

  • Alice Cooper, Cold Ethyl

  • AFI, Love Like Winter (Not metal, but I love it!)

  • Upon Wings, Afterlife (My band, lol, not about snow but filmed in the snow!)