Review: Expansion Pack 2.0 – Ant Zen

Review: Expansion Pack 2.0 – Ant Zen
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Expansion Pack 2.0 Ant Zen Street: 06.03 What’s better than getting a new CD from Converter? Getting two! Two discs and 31 tracks of unreleased material, live mixes and remixes

Review: Mazarin – We’re Already There

Review: Mazarin – We’re Already There
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Review: Hate Eternal – I, Monarch

Review: Hate Eternal – I, Monarch
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Hate Eternal I, Monarch Earache Records Hate Eternal = Suffocation + Origin + Nile First off, Hate Eternal features Derek Roddy on drums. That name is equivalent to GOD to

Review: Lapush – Someplace Closer to Here

Review: Lapush – Someplace Closer to Here
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Lapush Someplace Closer to Here FourFiveSix Street: 06.07 Lapush = Coldplay – grandstanding & misguided egotism St. Lewis’ Lapush have a sound that suggests you go back to a time

 
 
Review: A Northern Chorus – Bitter Hands Resign

Review: A Northern Chorus – Bitter Hands Resign
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A Northern Chorus Bitter Hands Resign Sonic Unyon Street: 05.03 A Northern Chorus = Low + Elbow + Strings + Mogwai’s Distortion Peddle While many might find the pacing of

Review: With Passion – In the Midst of Bloodied Soil

Review: With Passion – In the Midst of Bloodied Soil
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With Passion In the Midst of Bloodied Soil  Earache Records With Passion = Bathroom after lots of Mexican food It’s hit-and-miss with Earache Records anymore. It seems as though they

Review: Minmae – I’d Be Scared, Were You Still Burning

Review: Minmae – I’d Be Scared, Were You Still Burning
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Review: Testament – Seen Between the Lines DVD

Review: Testament – Seen Between the Lines DVD
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Testament Seen Between the Lines DVD Escapi Testament = Slayer + Exodus + (old) Metallica An entire concert as well as video clips. The traditional stuff for a DVD these

Review: Universal Hall Pass – Mercury

Review: Universal Hall Pass – Mercury
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Universal Hall Pass Mercury Sneaky Street: 10.23.04 Universal Hall Pass = Bjork + Jem + Venus Hum + Sneaker Pimps I don’t know how this album fell through the cracks

Review: Ritual Carnage – I, Infidel

Review: Ritual Carnage – I, Infidel
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Ritual Carnage I, Infidel Osmose Productions Ritual Carnage = Hellchild + Hellbastard + Exodus There’s a lot of declaration in metal these days—“I, Monarch!” “I, Infidel!” What’s the deal? Anyway,