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Hung “Hung”

hung hung

Before I get down to the nitty gritty of this review, let me explain to you the band that is, Hung. Lyris Hung, yes her last name is in fact the origin of the band’s name, plays violin (most notably for Trans-Siberian Orchestra, Bryan Adams, and the Indigo Girls). Jon …

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Eluveitie “Helvetios”

Eluveitie - Helvetios

Folk metal is a genre that seems to be getting more and more attention, and for good reason. Even being classified as folk metal, nearly all the bands have their own unique sound, due to either the instruments involved, or simply the other genres of music that play a special …

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Best And Worst Of 2011 – Apex Predator Style

THE BEST The year 2011 wasn’t as bad for metal as I had initially feared. In all honesty, I did not listen to half of the albums that were released last year, but from what I did hear, the following (in no particular order) were my favorites: Sylosis – Edge …

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The Agonist with Alissa White-Gluz

The Agonist

Alissa White-Gluz took some time from her day before their performance at the Palladium in Worcester, MA, to chat with Thrash Magazine about the new Agonist EP The Escape due September 3rd, their current trek on the Pandemonium Over North America 2011 tour, and bands she would personally love to …

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Arch Enemy “Khaos Legions”

It’s been nearly four years since we have been graced with new original material from one of the melodic death metal greats, Arch Enemy. Now if you have been a fan of Arch Enemy, chances are you have not been too worried about their latest release, Khaos Legions. Maybe there …

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Suidakra “Book of Dowth”

Suidakra is the name of the founding member, Arkadius Antonik, spelled backwards. They are a melodic folk death metal band from Germany with a very strong Celtic theme. Lyrically and musically that should tell you what to expect, the important part here is how well they pull it off. Generally, …

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Amon Amarth “Surtur Rising”

Amon Amarth - Surtur Rising

War. Fire. Vikings. Odin. Blood soaked steel. Warring Gods. Ravens. These are the images Amon Amarth works with, and on Surtur Rising they do some of their best work to date. Surtur is the name of the leader of the fire giants of Muspelheim, or Muspell, which means land of …

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The Haunted “Unseen”

After the release of “One Kill Wonder” and the departure of Marco Aro in 2003, The Haunted have been slowly evolving their sound since the return of Peter Dolving. With the next three releases, “rEVOLVEr” (2004), “The Dead Eye” (2006), and “Versus” (2008), you can hear The Haunted slowly straying …

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