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Death (DOOM!) Metal Monday, A to Z: WINTER

Greetings!  Today, in honor of the rather shitty and out-of-season weather we’re having,  I’m going to stretch my self-imposed limits just a bit and feature the brilliant and groundbreaking death/doom metal pioneers WINTER from New York City.   277 more words

Death Metal

Proto-underground Metal

Arguably Slayer’s debut Show no Mercy and Hellhammer’s string of demos in 1983 laid the groundwork for death metal, the first full-fledged genre to fully emerge from the proto-death and black metal underground in the mid 1980’s. 716 more words

Metal Studies

Amaranthe, Wakefield Warehouse 23, Wednesday 18th March 2015

So on an ordinary Wednesday night, I made my way to a new venue in Wakefield by the name of Warehouse 23.  Having got inside, I was genuinely surprised that my feet weren’t sticking to the floor and that the toilets had toilet paper and didn’t stink of urine. 871 more words

Celtic Frosting - or, how to tease your hair and almost ruin your career

I’m sure enough has been spouted about the unfortunate turn Celtic Frost(ing) took way back when with “Cold Lake” (Bold Fake) but I decided to put in my two cents. 229 more words

Heavy Metal

The Cozy and The Metal

The New Year started off well enough, but by a week into 2015 I was already in the middle of some difficulties. My beloved feline companion of 17 years got very ill and died. 537 more words

What Does He Say?

Last week I watched the video of band Order playing at a funeral service of their bassist in a church in Norway. Kinda interesting that 2/3 of the band are the original members of Norwegian legend of black metal, … 659 more words

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