Review: Winter Solstice – The Fall of Rome

Review: Winter Solstice – The Fall of Rome
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Winter Solstice The Fall of Rome  Metal Blade Records Ooh, tricky—I thought by the title and statue on the cover, this would be gothic metal or power metal, but it’s

Review: Usurper – Cryptobeast

Review: Usurper – Cryptobeast
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Usurper Cryptobeast Earache Records Usurper started out as a band called The Dead Youth, a very unpromising grindcore band. Since then, they have reformed as essentially a faster, heavier version

Review: Various Artists – Soundwave Assassins 2

Review: Various Artists – Soundwave Assassins 2
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Various Artists Soundwave Assassins 2 Backscatter Out Now With so many talented Salt Lake acts producing new music all over the place, it’s always welcoming to have a single disc

Review: Various Artists – A.L.P.H.A

Review: Various Artists – A.L.P.H.A
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Various Artists A.L.P.H.A Geska Records Out Now It’s hard enough to keep up on the new music coming out, but then you pick up something like the double-disc A.L.P.H.A. compilation

 
 
Review: Starflyer 59 – Talking Voice VS. Singing Voice

Review: Starflyer 59 – Talking Voice VS. Singing Voice
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Starflyer 59 Talking Voice VS. Singing Voice Tooth & Nail I’ve listened to this album for a couple months trying to sort out how I feel about it. I’ve come

Review: Peter Murphy – Unshattered

Review: Peter Murphy – Unshattered
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Peter Murphy Unshattered  Viastar Odd how a Peter Murphy album can be released and some six months later, they’re finally sending it out to the press. I’ve had the album

Review: Meat Beat Manifesto – At the Center

Review: Meat Beat Manifesto – At the Center
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Meat Beat Manifesto At the Center Thirsty Ear Out Now Jack Dangers will always keep you guessing with what he is going to do next. In the two decades that

Review: Kasabian – Self-Titled

Review: Kasabian – Self-Titled
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Kasabian Self-Titled RCA Kasabian have been a guilty pleasure of mine since hearing the opening of “Club Foot.” Granted, they aren’t completely original. You can pinpoint various points in Manchester’s

Review: Jon Cutler ft. Michael Watford – Watcha Gonna Do

Review: Jon Cutler ft. Michael Watford – Watcha Gonna Do
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Jon Cutler ft. Michael Watford Watcha Gonna Do MN2S Currently on a roll heading up MN2S 10th anniversary celebrations, New York-based Jon Cutler delivers another killer vocal gem showcasing the

Review: Heimataerde – Gotteskrieger

Review: Heimataerde – Gotteskrieger
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Heimataerde Gotteskrieger Metropolis Out Now One word: Bagpipes. As one of the latest acts to sign to Metropolis, Heimataerde is going to drop explosions with the four-on-the-floor beats and interesting