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Review: The Contortionist - Language

Location: Indianapolis, Indiana
Genre: Progressive Metal with deathcore elements
Released: September 16, 2014
Format Reviewed: FLAC
Feature: National Uprising – Recent Releases

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Pre-Update Shenanigans

We have been hard at work planning some big things and recording our debut E.P, here is a video we put together during some down time just as a warm up of what’s to come. 7 more words


Review from across the Pond: Anathema - Distant Satellites

Artist: Anathema
Album/EP Name: Distant Satellites
Release Date: 09-Jun-2014

Anathema has been one of those bands whose sound has changed dramatically over the years. Initially starting out as a Doom Metal band in the early 90s, they have evolved into a symphonic progressive rock band.  551 more words

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Ilenkus - 'The Crossing'

Irish prog-metallers Ilenkus sure know how to stir things up. The moment opening track Devourer kicks in, we’re chucked into a merciless rhythmic maelstrom and dragged through tangential twists and turns punctuated with screams that might echo our own, were we allowed to pause for breath. 298 more words



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Album Review: Heavy Fruit by He Is Legend

With the release of He Is Legend’s fourth album Heavy Fruit, it goes to prove a band can, successfully, come back from the brink. Adapting their name from Richard Matheson’s 1954 novel ‘I am Legend’ the band have gone through 3 members quitting the band and a 2 year hiatus since the release of their debut… 277 more words


Tales from Bandcamp: Far Above the Pines by Dust Sculptures

It always soothes my soul when I come across a chunk of proggy, shoegaze-y post-metal that has a truly original sound to it.  For as much as I like the genre, I have to admit lots of themes do tend to get rehashed and repeated.  201 more words