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Interview with Nick Holmes of Bloodbath

On Saturday, May 23rd of 2015 I was given the opportunity to interview Nick Holmes, the vocalist of Bloodbath (and also Paradise Lost). At the time of the interview Maryland Deathfest XIII was in full swing and I was running a bit late to meet him due to traffic. 1,522 more words

Maryland Deathfest

SUMMERTIME SADNESS -- Music Themes

Johnny chose this week’s Music Theme: “Summertime Sadness”.
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It is Lisa’s turn to choose the next Music Theme.
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What can evoke more sadness in the summer, or any time, than… 70 more words

Aesthetics

Adrian Erlandsson To Sit Out Upcoming Paradise Lost Shows

Paradise Lost drummer, Adrian Erlandsson will not be performing on the band’s upcoming tour, due to “other commitments.” During his absence, Waltteri Väyrynen willhandle the drumming duties. 7 more words

News

Album Review: Paradise Lost - "The Plague Within"

Paradise Lost’s new album feels like coming home to an old friend. With The Plague Within, their fourteenth full length since forming in 1988, you’ll want to kick off your shoes and stay awhile. 469 more words

Album Reviews

Proust: True paradises are paradises lost

“Yes: if, owing to the work of oblivion, the returning memory can throw no bridge, form no connecting link between itself and the present minute, if it remains in the context of its own place and date, if it keeps its distance, its isolation in the hollow of a valley or upon the highest peak of a mountain summit, for this very reason it causes us suddenly to breathe new air, an air which is new precisely because we have breathed it in the past, that purer air which the poets have vainly tried to situate in paradise and which could induce so profound a sensation of renewal only if it had been breathed before, since true paradises are the paradises we have lost.” – Marcel Proust… 48 more words

Literature

Essential Doom Metal, My Favorite Albums Of The Genre

Doom Metal is an extreme genre of Heavy Metal, with the foundation for it set by the Black Sabbath….who pretty much set the foundation for all things metal.   849 more words

Paradise Lost

Quote of the Day: Col. Robert Green Ingersoll

“Banish me from Eden if you will,
but first let me eat of the fruit of knowledge.”

-Col. Robert Green Ingersoll

Sculpture by Elisabet Stienstra… 28 more words

Cyprianism