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Sunn O))) – Pyroclasts Album Review

Album: Pyroclasts Artist: Sunn O))) Genre: Metal Sub-Genres: Drone Metal Label: Southern Lord Non-Airable Tracks: N/A Description: Stephen O’Malley has been a part of some of the most exciting drone metal of the last 20 years. Whether its being a more traditional student of Earth’s drone metal on Sunn O))), treading dark ambient territory with… Continue reading Sunn O))) – Pyroclasts Album Review

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Poppy – I Disagree/Concrete Singles Review

Single: I Disagree/Concrete Artist: Poppy Genre: Metal Sub-Genres: Alternative Metal Label: Sumerian Non-Airable Tracks: N/A Description: Poppy dabbled with metal on a few tracks before, but none were quite as dominantly metal as these two singles. “I Disagree” starts off with Poppy talking intimately over hushed syncopated industrial beats not unlike Jonathan Davis likes to… Continue reading Poppy – I Disagree/Concrete Singles Review

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In Mourning – Garden of Storms Album Review

Album: Garden of Storms Artist: In Mourning Genre: Metal Sub-Genres: Progressive Death Metal Label: Agonia Non-Airable Tracks: N/A Description: Progressive metal has been around for over 30 years, yet this decade has been sorely lacking in well established soon-to-be classics of the genre. Because of this, there has also been a lack of change in… Continue reading In Mourning – Garden of Storms Album Review

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Mayhem – Of Worms and Ruins Single Review

Single: Of Worms and Ruins Artist: Mayhem Genre: Metal Sub-Genres: Black Metal Label: Century Media Non-Airable Tracks: N/A Description: Mayhem, the Norwegian black metal band that is as interesting to read about as they are to listen to, are releasing a new album soon and have released two singles in promotion. This one, “Of Worms… Continue reading Mayhem – Of Worms and Ruins Single Review

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Alcest – Sapphire Review

Album: Sapphire Artist: Alcest Genre: Metal Sub-Genres: Black Metal, Shoegaze Label: Nuclear Blast Non-Airable Tracks: N/A Description: Blackgaze pioneers Alcest from France are returning with a new album scheduled for release on October 25th. The first single released in promotion of the album was “Protection”, a song that continued the sound Alcest explored on their last… Continue reading Alcest – Sapphire Review

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Infant Annihilator – The Battle of Yaldabaoth Album Review

Album: The Battle of Yaldabaoth Artist: Infant Annihilator Genre: Metal Sub-Genres: Death Metal, Deathcore Label: Self Non-Airable Tracks: N/A Description: Infant Annihilator are back for their third album and it is business as usual for the band. Their first album back in 2012 debuted their sound as technical death metal mixed with hardcore, or rather… Continue reading Infant Annihilator – The Battle of Yaldabaoth Album Review

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Nile – Long Shadows of Dread – Single Reivew

Album: Long Shadows of Dread (Single) Artist: Nile Genre: Metal Sub-Genres: Death Metal Label: Nuclear Blast Non-Airable Tracks: N/A Description: Nile is a band who have been around since the early 90s and who made a name for themselves as masters of technical and brutal death metal in the early 2000s, especially with their album… Continue reading Nile – Long Shadows of Dread – Single Reivew