Review: Hell-Born – Legacy Of The Nephilim

Review: Hell-Born – Legacy Of The Nephilim
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Hell-Born Legacy of the Nephilim Conquer Records Hell-Born is a band from Poland that sounds remarkably close in style to Japan’s Hellchild. This album has a definite thrash metal feel

Review: Hanzel Und Gretyl – Scheissmessiah

Review: Hanzel Und Gretyl – Scheissmessiah
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Hanzel Und Gretyl Scheissmessiah Metropolis Records Years ago, I lived in Logan, where music stores were limited. In a desperate craving for new music, I went to Hastings, spotted a

Local Review: Yaotl Mictlan – Self-titled demo

Local Review: Yaotl Mictlan – Self-titled demo
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Yaotl Mictlan Self-titled demo Yaotl Mictlan = Mayhem + Mexico Yaotl Mictlan deliver black metal with a primal, South American heart, what Rene Gomez, lead singer, calls “pre-Colombian metal.” The

Local Review: Tragic Black – The Sixx Premonitions

Local Review: Tragic Black – The Sixx Premonitions
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Tragic Black The Sixx Premonitions Tragic Black = Cinema Strange + The Cadavers Sociopolitical death rock never tasted so good. Tragic Black is back with this six-song EP, recorded at

 
 
Local Review: The Wolfs – Lights Out +4

Local Review: The Wolfs – Lights Out +4
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The Wolfs Lights Out +4 PseudoRecordings The Wolfs = Iggy & the Stooges + The Germs The Wolfs remind you of all the tough, grimy reasons you fell in love

Local Review: Gaza – East

Local Review: Gaza – East
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Gaza East Exigent Records Gaza = Soilent Green + Today Is The Day + Eyehategod + Pushing Up Daisies Probably unfairly lumped in with many of the metalcore bands coming

Local Review: Gigi Love – Turning to Gold

Local Review: Gigi Love – Turning to Gold
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Gigi Love Turning to Gold Gigi Love = Gina French + Lucinda Williams + Sheryl Crow You know, it’s always nice when people write old-fashioned handwritten notes. Thanks, Gigi. Bittersweet

Local Review: Circuit Surgeon – Self-Titled

Local Review: Circuit Surgeon – Self-Titled
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Circuit Surgeon Self-Titled Self-released Circuit Surgeon = Skinny Puppy + Noise Unit + Twilight Transmissions + Download Ever wondered what happened to Skinny Puppy? They broke up and reformed as

Local Review:  Almost Undone – Sugar & Despair

Local Review: Almost Undone – Sugar & Despair
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Almost Undone Sugar & Despair Combining the best of Evanescence and Kittie, Almost Undone present a choppy, chunky metal cocktail that’s a little bit nü, a little bit jagged core

Review: Funerus – Festering Earth

Review: Funerus – Festering Earth
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Funerus Festering Earth   Ibex Moon Records   The first demon to escape the gates this month is Funerus, a side project of Incantation mastermind John McEntee. Funerus play abysmal