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King Giant: “Black Ocean Waves” Album Review by Megan Elliott!

Southern metallers KING GIANT celebrate a decade of kicking ass with their third full-length, Black Ocean Waves, which will be independently released June 30. A band that has been compared to the likes of Kyuss and Clutch, and whose material just oozes southern heaviness, it comes as awesome news that they will be releasing another helping of doom-drenched goodness from

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WHAT DOES A METALHEAD LOOK LIKE?

Once upon a time, there was a lot of pressure on metalhead to look the part. Teased hair, leather jackets, denim vests (with back patches, of course), and merch out the wazoo were nearly ubiquitous. I refuse to believe that everyone in the ’80s didn’t look like this all the time. (Photo credit: edgebeat.com) That was the ’80s though, and

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HAIL OF THE WEEK – AMERICAN SPEEDWAY

Recently, I traveled to Philly to see King Giant perform at The Barbary in Philly. King Giant, as expected, was lovely, but the trip itself was a bit odd. For one, I was the only black person there. For two, I arrived about an hour and a half early. For three, the crowd was almost 100% middle-aged bikers, one of

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WHAT DOES A METALHEAD LOOK LIKE?

Once upon a time, there was a lot of pressure on metalhead to look the part. Teased hair, leather jackets, denim vests (with back patches,

HAIL OF THE WEEK – AMERICAN SPEEDWAY

Recently, I traveled to Philly to see King Giant perform at The Barbary in Philly. King Giant, as expected, was lovely, but the trip itself