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2019-01-07 Arsis - Boston 8

Arsis Live Photos From Brighton Music Hall In Boston, MA

One of the hottest winter metal tours cruised through the Northeast over the last week, featuring Arsis, SepticFlesh, and Ensiferum. New York City-based photographer Lina Glasir made the trip to Boston, Massachusetts, on January 7 to capture the stop at Brighton Music Hall. Check out Lina’s photos of Arsis below!

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Soen - Lotus - Promo

Soen Promote Individuality In “Martyrs” Music Video

Soen will return to the fray on February 1 with their new album Lotus via Silver Lining Music. The progressive metallers engage a variety of themes on the album including their perspectives on the complexities in modern societies, much like on “Martyrs.” This track and music video grapple with the importance of personal image and the idea that individuality should

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Cripple Bastards - La Fine Cresce da Dentro - Cover

Cripple Bastards: “La Fine Cresce da Dentro” Album Review

Italian grindcore masters Cripple Bastards are back with their seventh album, La Fine Cresce da Dentro (translated to The End is Growing From Within), featuring 18 tracks of logic-defying mayhem, . Recorded at Fredman Studios in Gothenburg, Sweden, by producer Fredrik Nordström (At the Gates, Dark Tranquility), La Fine Cresce da Dentro features Giulio the Bastard (vocalist), Schintu the Wretched (bassist),

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Bangladeafy - Ribboncutter - Cover

Album Review: Bangladeafy, “Ribboncutter”

Bangladeafy are a tech metal duet from New York City. With Jon Ehlers as bassist/vocalist/keyboardist and Atif Haq on drums, Ribboncutter is ultra-unique, a versatile output that dances like electrical impulses down your sonic fibers. The songs on Ribboncutter could be a backdrop to an action packed movie. Admittedly, I am not well versed in the tech metal genre but

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Eyehategod - The Forge - Live Photos By Jason Carlson

Live Photos: Eyehategod From The Forge In Joliet, IL

Since recovering from a liver transplant in 2016, Mike “IX” Williams has shown no signs of slowing. Eyehategod have been back in action and on the road intensely, including a recent stop at The Forge in Joliet, Illinois, on July 19. Photo Editor Jason Carlson was on hand to capture the band’s set. Jason also captured the band when they

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Corrosion of Conformity - Joliet, IL - Jason Carlson

Live Photos: Corrosion Of Conformity From The Forge In Joliet, IL

Corrosion of Conformity, now back with Pepper Keenan, have been burning up the road lately. Most recently, they have been sharing the stage with Zakk Wylde and the wild men in Black Label Society. Jason Carlson and his camera captured magic at The Forge in Joliet, Illinois, on July 17. Check out his photos now!

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Skinless: “Savagery” Album Review

Brutal death metal can be a balm to cure any bad day. Pop the CD in or turn on Spotify, find a quiet highway, and just drive that sour day away. Skinless was the saving grace one foul day as I indulged in their latest release, Savagery. The genre is not known for polite aesthetics, but it provides rather primitive

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Superstition: “Surging Throng Of Evil’s Might” Album Review

The word superstition brings to mind childhood tales of misfortune that would await you if you broke the rules. In this case, the New Mexican death/thrash metal band Superstition break sonic barrier rules with their latest release, Surging Throng of Evil’s Might. “Death’s Fuming Passage” introduces this onslaught with raw-throated bellows surfacing from the murky depths and further punctuated by thunderous

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Bangladeafy - Ribboncutter - Cover

Album Review: Bangladeafy, “Ribboncutter”

Bangladeafy are a tech metal duet from New York City. With Jon Ehlers as bassist/vocalist/keyboardist and Atif Haq on drums, Ribboncutter is ultra-unique, a versatile