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Review: Testament ”Titans of Creation” [Nuclear Blast Records]

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The Formation of Stagnation….  Testament is definitely not a band that needs another introduction put to paper. Basically, these guys are one of the most consistent old guard ...
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Review: 6TH CIRCLE “Pacified/Conjuring” [Sentient Ruin Laboratories]

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This compilation of 6th Circle’s first two demo releases, Pacified and Conjuring, on one record was definitely NOT what I expected. Initially described to me as ‘satanic electro-industrial’, ...
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Review: GUT “Disciples Of Smut” [Splatter Zombie Records]

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Gut is back everyone, and even more dirty and disgusting than ever. With their newest material prior to this album being 10 years old and their last album ...
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Review: Ihsahn ”Telemark” [Candlelight Records]

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Telemark is the first of two EP’s to be released this year by the incomparable Ihsahn, this opening offering featuring three of his own compositions with a couple ...
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Review: Belladonna ”Belladonna” [Mausoleum Records]

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Quite possibly the second best Anthrax album ever While it’s certainly obvious that Belladonna is not a direct continuation of Anthrax, this record is probably the closest thing ...
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Review: Annihilator ”Never, Neverland” [Roadrunner Records]

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Please just take me away to Never, Neverland Think about it – how many Annihilator albums do you love from start to finish? How many of their records ...
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Review: AZUSA “Loop of Yesterdays” [Indie Recordings]

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Witness the birth of DreamGrind. Mixing ethereal beauty with harmonic dissonance, Azusa explore new sonic ground with their sophomore release, Loop of Yesterdays. An auditory hallucination that spans ...
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Review: Phantom Hound “Mountain Pass” [Devil Blues Records]

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„Don’t you know my name? Father of the rain Mountain of the man No more shadowed land …Thunder I am“ – Thunder I am by PHANTOM HOUND Some of ...
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Review: Sovereign “Neurotic” [Redefining Darkness Records]

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A brief but nonetheless fulfilling demo has landed courtesy of Norwegian newcomers Sovereign. Neurotic rolls out steak-sized chugs to suggest that a poor prize heffer has been sacrificed ...
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Review: Ols ”Widma” [Pagan Records]

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Multi-talented Polish solo artist Anna Maria Oskierko created Ols as an outlet for her haunting and holistic songs. While gentle in delivery, Ols’ ritualistic pagan prose makes for captivating ...
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Review: Annihilator ”Alice in Hell” [Roadrunner Records]

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Don’t look around the corner, it might be lurking there… Well, how to start a review about a not entirely undisputed classic? Alice in Hell, unlike many other ...
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Review: Annihilator ”Ballistic, Sadistic” [Silver Lining Music]

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Knight Jumps Queen, If You Know What I Mean… Jeff Waters doesn’t need too much of an introduction to those who feel home within the realm of thrash ...
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Review: Cro-Mags “From The Grave” [Victory Records]

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The crazy history of New York hardcore pioneers Cro Mags is one that is at times triumphant and definitely tumultuous but behind all the drama that has ensued ...
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