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Retro-Review: ‘Stain’ by Living Colour

Living Colour is probably known to a generation as the people who did “the CM Punk song,” which is their single “Cult of Personality” from…

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Retro Review: ‘Formulas Fatal to the Flesh’ by Morbid Angel

Back in 1998, Morbid Angel apparently decided they were going to take a break from Satanic lyrics and indulge themselves in the Mythos. But, the…

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Retro-review: ‘Independent’ by Sacred Reich

Don’t you hate it when something you really liked when you were young isn’t quite as great as you remember? That was my experience with…

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‘Strapping Young Lad’ shows why Devin Townsend is gifted

I’m sure most of you have talked about people who are gifted when it comes to music. The names people tend to think of first…

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Suffocation’s ‘Pinnacle of Bedlam’ shows death metal still lives

Before I heard their 2013 album, Pinnacle of Bedlam, I was only familiar with Suffocation through magazine articles and a Rock Hard death metal compilation…

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Anthrax hits hard with ‘We’ve Come for You All’

From the mid-1990s to the early 2000s, it could be tough to be an Anthrax fan. It wasn’t because they were making bad music. In…

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Dinosaur Jr. bores listener with ‘Where You Been’

Dinosaur Jr. is one of those bands that seems to have been around forever and has released many, many albums. But by the same token,…

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Demilich puts ‘death’ in ‘death metal’ with Nespithe

The Finnish band Demilich are kind of like the undead Dungeons & Dragons creature of the same name. They’re monstrous, mysterious and pretty much one…

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Orange Goblin’s ‘Time Traveling Blues’ stuck in unoriginality

When I hear someone say “Orange Goblin” the first two things that pop into my mind are Hulk Hogan and Donald Trump. But, Orange Goblin…

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Dismember takes Swedish Death Metal crown with ‘Indecent & Obscene’

You can’t help but notice the Indecent & Obscene album by Dismember when you see it. I mean, the image of the band’s metallic logo breaking through…

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