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TURISAS COMPLETE WORK ON NEW ALBUM

Photo credit: Stephanie Cabral Photography. According to an announcement on their Facebook page, Turisas’s upcoming album is done! The band announced the album’s completion with a screenshot of the finished tracks: The still-unnamed album was recorded at 5by5 Studio in Helsinki, Finland, and little else is known about it. So far, the band has been keeping mum about album details,

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HEATHEN CRUSADE METALFEST IV CANCELED

The fourth installment of Heathen Crusade Metalfest, a much-anticipated Midwestern pagan/Viking metal festival, has been canceled amidst myriad logistical and possibly financial issues. Organizers of the much-anticipated festival made an official statement this afternoon: [Due] to unforeseen issues on both sides, the Heathen Crusade Metalfest is canceled. We are extremely sorry for any in convinces this may have caused. For

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TOP TEN SONGS ABOUT THE APOCALYPSE

Photo credit: TheTruthseeker.co.uk. 10. GWAR, “Ragnarok” Sinning feels so fine, you’re running out of time It’s always one hell of a party, when Ragnarok rolls around Ragnarok n’ roll, Ragnarok n’ roll It’s time to trash the planet, Ragnarok battleground GWAR are always good for a good time, to the point that they make the end of the world sound

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WINTERHYMN, BATTLESOUL, AND SIG:AR:TYR JOIN HEATHEN CRUSADE 2013 LINEUP

As far as folk metal festivals go, Heathen Crusade Fest is by far the best North America will ever see and its upcoming roster just got even better. Hail Of The Weekers Winterhymn, Celtic thrash band Battlesoul and Canadian acoustic folk metal act SIG:AR:TYR are confirmed for Heathen Crusade 2013, which will take place on March 9 in St. Paul,

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Metal Mansplaining

“Let me show you ladies how it’s really done…” (Image via Flickr Creative Commons) Once upon a time, I accidentally told a guy that I was a huge metalhead. If I’d had a few less beers coursing through my system, I might not have done it, but alas — what was I supposed to say to a cute, enthusiastic guy

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Top Five Songs About Women, Not Sexbots

Epic Faill performing at D’Antigua shortly before the T&A display (click for huge). August 13, 2011. Even the most sheltered women among us are intimately familiar with objectification. From the second a girl reaches puberty, she’s subject to catcalls, whistles and stares. A lot of us, including myself, believe we have “safe spaces,” spaces in which we can simply exist

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TURISAS COMPLETE WORK ON NEW ALBUM

Photo credit: Stephanie Cabral Photography. According to an announcement on their Facebook page, Turisas’s upcoming album is done! The band announced the album’s completion with

HEATHEN CRUSADE METALFEST IV CANCELED

The fourth installment of Heathen Crusade Metalfest, a much-anticipated Midwestern pagan/Viking metal festival, has been canceled amidst myriad logistical and possibly financial issues. Organizers of

Spreading the Disease 2

TOP TEN SONGS ABOUT THE APOCALYPSE

Photo credit: TheTruthseeker.co.uk. 10. GWAR, “Ragnarok” Sinning feels so fine, you’re running out of time It’s always one hell of a party, when Ragnarok rolls

Metal Mansplaining

“Let me show you ladies how it’s really done…” (Image via Flickr Creative Commons) Once upon a time, I accidentally told a guy that I

Top Five Songs About Women, Not Sexbots

Epic Faill performing at D’Antigua shortly before the T&A display (click for huge). August 13, 2011. Even the most sheltered women among us are intimately