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Cretin: “Stranger” Album Review By Jamie Lee!

Grindcore has always been no-frills music, and Cretin stay true to this ethos while resisting the urge to be ugly just for the sake of being ugly on Stranger, their first release in eight years. The album’s 14 tracks are an experience akin to a car wreck; speed and ice combine, and result is twisted metal and carnage. The impact

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DECIBEL DOES CORRECTLY WHAT REVOLVER MAGAZINE BOTCHED WITH TODAY’S ANNOUNCEMENT OF THE INAUGURAL “WOMEN IN METAL” ISSUE

Revolver Magazine does a feature that exploits women and showcases them as objects instead of musicians.  Metal Mark will at least entertain the idea, and I have a history of nearly burning some major connections by standing up vocally against it. There are bands out there who are absolutely terrible musicians and only sign record deals and get booking agents

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DECIBEL MAGAZINE’S “WOMEN IN METAL” ISSUE ON NEWSSTANDS NOW

August’s issue of Decibel Magazine, featuring Kylesa‘s Laura Pleasants, Royal Thunder‘s Mlny Parsonz, and Cretin‘s Marissa Martinez (and they’re all wearing all their clothes! glory be!) on the cover, is finally in stores! The “Women In Metal” issue features a photo session with the three covergirls as well as interviews with doom metallers Jucifer, the legendary Doro Pesch, female-fronted death

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