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EP Review: Dawn of Tyrants - Breeding Ruin (Self-Released)

Negative-thinking, tyrannical Canadian Black Death Metal trio Dawn of Tyrants debut with their EP Breeding Ruin, the first misanthropic salvo of the band’s signature iron fisted formula. 553 more words

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Odin's Day: Malleus

The problem with bands who worship Celtic Frost is that they often interpret the band in one direction or the other for their own means. Either they draw on the violent thrash of  156 more words


Hairy Halloween

Last year we took in a few soundtracks and noir-funk jazz scores to make a break from any metallicus extremicus noise stuff. This year, we’re going for the retro metal sound: mostly classic bands from the late ’80s or thereabouts, a bit of a slasher vibe, a bit of ‘remember that?’ in 11 (yes) tracks. 724 more words


The Quest for Cold Lake

It took me a long time to finally track down a copy of Cold Lake.  I was browsing through the metal CD section at a… 671 more words


Self-discover #2: I no longer call myself a metalhead.

Friday night I went to the Rock and Shock Festival at the Worcester Palladium in order to see Sabaton, Dope, Demolition Hammer, Kataklysm, Carach Angren and Huntress (I missed the first band to go on the main stage, left before Trivium and totally skipped the second stage bands). 978 more words