Guest Column: Three Books You Need To Read By Lamentations Of The Ashen’s Bon Vincent Fry

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In our undying efforts to bring you engaging columns you won’t find anywhere else, we’ve reached out to the metal world seeking submissions for a new subject: Three amazing books you have to pick up and devour. Seeing as you read this blog everyday, we went out on a limb and assumed you’d maybe want […]

Guest Column: Three Movies You Need To See By Vestal Claret’s Simon Tuozzoli

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After Dustin Boltjes of Skeletonwitch contributed a column on must-see horror flicks, we decided to open the topic up to the members of other bands. Why? Well, in addition to music and literature, we’re huge movie buffs and feel maybe your life could benefit from a big screen broadening. So here for you now is […]

Dear Hunter: Episode 19 — Chimaira Q&A

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I’m currently working with Simon Bondar and Imperial Industries on the new Chimaira.com and discovered Simon was a huge fan of Chimaira. He’s always asking me questions about the group so I thought it would be fun to answer a few for this month’s blog. Enjoy! 1. What is the process of writing songs within […]

Metal From My ‘Hood: The Hallowed Catharsis

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Newest addition of Metal From My ‘Hood is up and running! Now the band I’m going to touch on today is a five-piece hailing from Vancouver, British Columbia. Unlike many of their Van City brethren, they haven’t been around for very long. The city is filled with acts that have stood the test of time […]

Gunshy Assassin Presents: The Disastercast With Jar’d Loose’s Eddie Gobbo

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The podcast returns this week with a production about as tight as an Amsterdam hooker’s labes. Forgive us, for we did not have that much time to devote to making it even better than it already is. We have a life too. Today’s podcast boasts all kinds of coolness, including the latest metal headlines and […]

Insomnium Studio Blog: Heart On My Sleeve, Part 7

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It has been a while since I wrote anything on my blog. Reason for this is simply the lack of time as we’ve been busy writing, preparing, recording, mixing, mastering and now finally promoting the new Insomnium album titled Shadows of the Dying Sun. Now that most of the work is done and it’s only […]

Readers’ Bands: Now, Let’s Meet Greece’s Dope Flood

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Meet them and then stay far, far away from them, because, well, they’re a clumsy hard rock band who would’ve been relevant 20 years ago. Guitarist Cris Harison contacted us not that long ago to tell us all about Dope Flood, who are from Greece and re-released an EP called A Planet On Four Legs […]

Death Exclusive Song Stream: “Open Casket (Live)”

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Welcome to another Thursday, my ninjas. Hope all is going well for you this week, and if all is actually lost, don’t despair: Today, we’ve got some exclusive Death audio for you to feast on. As you well know, a remastered version of my favorite Death disc, Leprosy, will be reissued later this month, with […]

Guest Column: Three Books You Need To Read By Nevada Rose’s Adam Ellenberger

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In our undying efforts to bring you engaging columns you won’t find anywhere else, we’ve reached out to the metal world seeking submissions for a new subject: Three amazing books you have to pick up and devour. Seeing as you read this blog everyday, we went out on a limb and assumed you’d maybe want […]

Strafk Exclusive Song Stream: “Phase I – (Void)stare”

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Wanna hear something menacing and awesome? You’ve come to the right place. Today, we have the privilege of streaming a track from Strafk’s forthcoming EP, Phaseshifting. Wraith Productions will release it. The newest release from the mysterious Russian duo of Leegheid and Stof is divided into four correlating tracks. The listener phase-shifts into a kind […]