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‘let it all burn': Recommended Releases 03.12

March 29, 2012
‘let it all burn': Recommended Releases 03.12

March was another great month for music releases, and as much as I hate grouping recommendations into posts like this, other aspects of life are getting in the way of individual recommendations.  These types of posts will have to serve as ‘better than nothing’ for the time being. Arliss Nancy – Simple Machines (Suburban...
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Extreme Essentials: All Hallows’ Eleven

October 29, 2011
Extreme Essentials: All Hallows’ Eleven

Absu -Abzu (Candlelight, 2011) This is the sixth album from the Texas-based blackened thrash metal band led by Proscriptor McGovern.  Having been around for over 20 years now, my first introduction to this band was their opening slot for Immortal back in February.  As impressive as it was to see McGovern croak out intense...
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notes from the coast: Decapitated. 10.10.11

October 17, 2011
notes from the coast: Decapitated. 10.10.11

Technical Death Metal. It’s a sub-genre that has a rabid, dedicated following. But for others like myself, many find it very hit and miss. There is no doubting the sheer brutality or the dizzying technical chops these kinds of bands have, and there are certainly some I love. But my problem with most is...
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Extreme Essentials: Lucky 13

August 9, 2011
Extreme Essentials: Lucky 13

In a year when most genres are lacking in original material, extreme music has stepped in to pick up the slack.  Here are 13 extreme releases that are worth your time. Dark Castle – Surrender To All Life Beyond Form (Profound Lore, 2011) Sophomore release from St. Augustine, Florida‘s female-led doom duo, Dark Castle....
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Decibel bring Apostles of Darkness Tour to Hollywood

April 14, 2011
Decibel bring Apostles of Darkness Tour to Hollywood

This guest post comes from Genji from Los Angeles.  Look for more metal/punk posts from our California correspondent… On a slow Tuesday night in Hollywood, Decibel magazine decided to bring the Apostles of Darkness tour to the Key Club.  With a slew of bands on the bill including Lecherous Nocturne, Abigail Williams and Hate, this is one tour you should...
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