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2014 PAGANFEST WILL FEATURE TURISAS, KORPIKLAANI, CHTHONIC, VARG AND MORE!

Paganfest is back with another impressive lineup for 2014! The fifth installment of the Paganfest America Tour will feature Turisas, Korpiklaani, Chthonic, Varg and Winterhymn! With this lineup, you are set for an epic night of all types of metal, and will surely leave some cities destroyed! The dates are below! BE THERE! 4/25 Springfield, VA @ Empire 4/26 Baltimore,

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EVIL JON’S TOP 10 OF 2013

Musician and writer Evil Jon brings a unique perspective to the reviews he pens, and one thing is certain: he really digs prog metal. Following are the man’s top releases of 2013, in no particular order. PROTEST THE HERO : VOLITION   TURRIGENOUS : BLACK STONE OPUS   DETHKLOK : METALOCALYPSE: THE DOOMSTAR REQUIEM – A KLOK OPERA   SCALE

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CHTHONIC: “SET FIRE TO THE ISLAND” VIDEO RELEASED!

Earlier this year Chthonic released their seventh studio album, “Bú-Tik,” and the record is simply amazing! 2011’s “Takasago Army” was one of my favorite records of that year, and after cranking “Bú-Tik” for the past few months, this band has outdone themselves once again! They just get better and better with each album! Chthonic already unleashed three visually incredible videos

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CHTHONIC CALLED UPON TO HELP TAIWAN KICK OFF BASEBALL SEASON

Stories like this make me think we should have a “Weird News” section. Last week, Taiwanese metal band Chthonic were cordially invited not only to throw the first pitch of the second season of Taiwan’s professional baseball game, but also to perform. The band ended up performing a cover of Queen’s “We Are The Champions,” after deciding that “Take Me

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CHTHONIC PERFORMS WITH AN ORCHESTRA AT THE 2013 DOWNLOAD FESTIVAL!

Fresh off of their latest release, “Bú-Tik,” the great Chthonic brought a massive stage show to the 2013 Download Festival! Instead of the normal set, they brought along with them the Chai Found Oriental Orchestra! We only have one clip from their forty minute set, but it sounds absolutely incredible! This band just continues to blow my mind! Check out

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CHTHONIC “BU-TIK”

If anyone reading this review is a fan of Children of Bodom, Arch Enemy, Symphony X or Nightwish (not counting any album after Wishmaster), then you need to hear Chthonic’s new album, Bu-Tik. It’s absolutely one of the best albums I’ve heard that can confidently claim a place within the heaviest of metal genres. I actually feel really embarrassed not

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CHTHONIC: “SUPREME PAIN FOR THE TYRANT” VIDEO RELEASED!

Last week the great Chthonic released their seventh studio album, “Bú-Tik,” via Spinefarm Records and this record absolutely rules! 2011’s “Takasago Army” was one of my favorite records of that year, so I was stoked to hear this new material! After cranking it for the past few weeks, this band has outdone themselves again! Their sound is so unique, yet

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Hot and Heavy - Week of October 12, 2018

Hot And Heavy: Week Of October 12, 2018

Hot and Heavy features this week’s new metal albums. Read our Picks for the Pit which highlights the must-have albums being released each Friday.

EVIL JON’S TOP 10 OF 2013

Musician and writer Evil Jon brings a unique perspective to the reviews he pens, and one thing is certain: he really digs prog metal. Following

CHTHONIC “BU-TIK”

If anyone reading this review is a fan of Children of Bodom, Arch Enemy, Symphony X or Nightwish (not counting any album after Wishmaster), then