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Hyvmine - Retaliation - Cover

Hyvmine: “Retaliation” Album Review

Hyvmine have been around only a short time, but they are kicking ass across the nation with their style of progressive metal. Based in Los Angeles, California, the musicians are Berklee graduate Al Joseph (lead vocals, lead guitar), Alon Mei-Tal (guitarist), Chris Joseph (bassist) and Billy Gerrity (drummer). Their latest creation, Retaliation, is a mix of potent elements that you

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After The Burial: “Evergreen” Album Review

Itching for some infectious grooves and a titanium forged album to slice through the day? Look no further than After the Burial’s newest release, Evergreen. With Evergreen, After the Burial find themselves in familiar territory and take steps to solidify their own sound. Trent Hafdahl (guitars) states: “The song-writing process is almost always the same, but the influence and motivation

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Hyvmine: “Fight Or Flight” EP Review

… Oh my! Can a three-song EP be the record of the year? After listening to Hyvmine’s Fight Or Flight, all I can say is fuck yes! Where the hell have these guys been hiding? Led by Al Joseph (guitars/vocals), Hyvmine are getting in the ring and about to pummel all comers for the heavy metal heavy belt. With three

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Hyvmine - Earthquake - Cover

Hyvmine: “Earthquake” Album Review

Pay close attention to Al Joseph, a phenomenal progressive metal guitarist and lead vocalist of Hyvmine. He is nothing short of one of the guitar greats with influences as varied as ’90s grunge and nu-metal to gospel and smooth jazz.  The band name was inspired by the term “hive mind” spawned from the show Stranger Things, and they have now released

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Hyvmine - Retaliation - Cover

Hyvmine: “Retaliation” Album Review

Hyvmine have been around only a short time, but they are kicking ass across the nation with their style of progressive metal. Based in Los

Hyvmine - Earthquake - Cover

Hyvmine: “Earthquake” Album Review

Pay close attention to Al Joseph, a phenomenal progressive metal guitarist and lead vocalist of Hyvmine. He is nothing short of one of the guitar greats