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Brendon Small: “Galaktikon II: Become the Storm” Album Review

Once again, Brendon Small delivers the goods. The brilliant mind behind one of the greatest animated series and bands of all time, Dethklok, releases the second installment of the Galaktikon series,  Galaktikon II: Become the Storm. This may be his magnum opus. Once upon a time, musicians had envisioned albums telling a complete story with a beginning, a middle, and

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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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SAM ROON’S TOP 10 ALBUMS OF 2013!

In my opinion, the last few years have not produced many good albums.  Hell, last year I wound up only posting a top 5!  This year, however, things were a little different…  This time around I was cutting bands from a long list of records that I genuinely enjoyed, and I am really excited to share my thoughts on the best

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DETHKLOK “THE DOOMSTAR REQUIEM: A KLOK OPERA”

Thank the metal gods for Brendan Small. I have serious trouble thinking of another person that I don’t know personally who has brought so much happiness into my life as he has with Metalocalypse. In a time when Adult Swim is airing little more than shitty anime series and an ever increasing number of completely crap live-action shows that require

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METALOCALYPSE: “THE DOOMSTAR REQUIEM A KLOK OPERA” ORIGINAL SCORE AND FULL EPISODE STREAMING ONLINE!

This past Sunday night, “METALOCALYPSE: THE DOOMSTAR REQUIEM A KLOK OPERA” premiered on Adult Swim and it was just AWESOME! I can’t remember the last time that I laughed so much for an hour in my life. From Nathan Explosion’s solo song to their “Thriller” parody, this was packed full of metal insanity like I’ve never seen before! Did you

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METALOCALYPSE: “THE DOOMSTAR REQUIEM” OPERA IS COMING LATER THIS MONTH!

It is finally happening later this month! As we mentioned back in May, “METALOCALYPSE: the DOOMSTAR REQUIEM A KLOK OPERA” is a full blown musical featuring a fifty-piece orchestra! Today it was revealed that it will air on Sunday, October 27th at Midnight (ET/PT) on Adult Swim! The episode will feature special guests Jack Black, Mark Hamill, Malcolm McDowell, and

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A DETHKLOK ROCK OPERA IS IN THE WORKS!

Metalocalypse fans rejoice! According To Brendon Small’s latest tweet, a one hour complete ROCK OPERA with one hour of brand new original music is coming soon! Do you remember when Toki’s life was left in danger in the season four finale? Well we will find out what happens in this hour special! More details are coming soon so stay tuned!

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HAIL OF THE WEEK – DREAM OF SCIPIO

Photo credit: Gary Menna. My favorite thing about the NYC area metal scene has got to be the sheer quantity of good bands to discover. I’ve been writing the Hail Of The Week column (with a few breaks here and there) for about a year now, and the vast majority of the bands I’ve written about have been local to

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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

SAM ROON’S TOP 10 ALBUMS OF 2013!

In my opinion, the last few years have not produced many good albums.  Hell, last year I wound up only posting a top 5!  This

A DETHKLOK ROCK OPERA IS IN THE WORKS!

Metalocalypse fans rejoice! According To Brendon Small’s latest tweet, a one hour complete ROCK OPERA with one hour of brand new original music is coming

HAIL OF THE WEEK – DREAM OF SCIPIO

Photo credit: Gary Menna. My favorite thing about the NYC area metal scene has got to be the sheer quantity of good bands to discover.