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Destruction Live Photos From Day 1 Of 70,000 Tons Of Metal

The 70,000 Tons of Metal cruise left Fort Lauderdale on February 1 packed with 3,000 metal bands representing 75 countries primed and ready to see 121 sets of music from 60 bands. Photographer Jason Carlson was on board, camera in hand, to capture the action. Here is his gallery of photos of Destruction.

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70,000 Tons Of Metal: Day 1 Recap

The 70,000 Tons of Metal cruise is truly something unique. Not only are there attendees from around the globe, but many have taken the cruise multiple times. They form a tribe of metal heads that congregate each winter on an enormous ship with their favorite bands. Despite some timing and technical issues, including power on a couple of the stages,

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Jason Carlson - 70000 Tons

Jason Carlson’s Must-See Bands On 70,000 Tons Of Metal

Managing Editor Jamie Lee asked me to put a list together of the bands I’m looking forward to seeing and photographing on this year’s 70,000 Tons of Metal cruise. The quick answer is obviously all of them! Since that’s super generic and a total cop-out of an answer, I’ll try and get more specific. This is my first time attending

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Destruction - Thrash Anthems II

Destruction: “Thrash Anthems II” Album Review

Thrash metal is a different genre these days, and as most of you metalheads know, a lot of the bands have definitively stood the test of time. In the U.S. we have our Big Four, and whether you like their new material or not, they have impacted thrash for decades for a reason. The Teutonic Big Four includes Destruction, Kreator,

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Hot Heavy

Hot And Heavy: Week Ending November 10, 2017

This week’s new metal releases run the gamut from the symphonic metal of Amberian Dawn to the manic prog of Toothgrinder. Cheers to another heavy week! Albums Amberian Dawn: Darkness of Eternity (Napalm Records) – Buy Audn: Farvegir Fyrndar (Season of Mist) – Buy Begerith: A.D.A.M. (Minotauro Records) – Buy Cloak: To Venomous Depths (Season of Mist) – Buy Constructs: Shapes (Independent) – Buy Desolate

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70,000 Tons Of Metal: Day 1 Recap

The 70,000 Tons of Metal cruise is truly something unique. Not only are there attendees from around the globe, but many have taken the cruise