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Jul 25

Dead In The Dirt – The Blind Hole (2013)

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Dead in the Dirt has created quite a bit of buzz over the past year. After they dropped Fear on Southern Lord Records and toured relentlessly behind it they’ve managed to create quite a cult following, touring behind bands such as Weekend Nachos and playing the amazing The Power of the Riff Festival this year. …

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Mar 20

Rockstar Energy Drink Mayhem Festival 2013 press conference at the Whiskey A Go Go. West Hollywood, CA

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On March 18th the line up for the 6th annual Rockstar Energy Drink Mayhem Festival was announced during an open press conference at the famous Whiskey A Go Go in West Hollywood California. Use Facebook to Comment on this Post

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Jan 11

Stratovarius – Nemesis (2013)

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The Finnish power metal kings Stratovarius returned with a new album titled Nemesis after a couple of years of absence and a lineup change, as we know drummer Jörg Michael left the band last year because of personal reasons and was replaced by Rolf Pilve. Use Facebook to Comment on this Post

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Dec 31

The Age Of Metal Top 5 Albums of 2012

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  For the first time in our little history as a metal webzine, We came out with a general top 5 best album of the year regardless the different metal taste of our writers, it were some records we enjoyed as a whole. So after looking at some albums featured on the top 10 lists …

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Dec 28

Miguel’s Top 15 Albums of 2012

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  2012 indeed was a great year for metal music. Great bands returned to the spotlight, others put a great effort of make something creative and different. I had great difficulty making this list, it were many great records that were left out that I enjoyed over the course of this year, but i have …

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Dec 27

Maddie’s Top 10 albums of 2012

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  2012 was a great year for metal and I definitely had a hard time deciding what to put on my top 10. Pig Destroyer and Deftones were fighting for 10th before I saw that I’d forgotten Shining…but Behexen, Enthroned, Ragnarok, Naglfar, Drudkh, Ihsahn and a lot of other amazing artists released fantastic albums this year. I’m glad …

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Dec 26

Cassidy’s Top 10 Albums Of 2012

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  With so many brilliant releases this year, it became hard to pick just 10. My two favorite classic rock bands and some of my favorite black and thrash metal bands released albums, and not a bad one in the bunch (not including the album listed at the very bottom). Between these and tours, 2012 …

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Dec 24

Jackie’s Top 10 Albums of 2012

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2012 was an incredible year for album releases.  Looking through all the collection through various genres of metal it was nearly impossible to choose 10. But after lots of thinking this is the 10 that made the cut. 10. The 69 Eyes – X Not cheesy but yes slightly romantic goth metal.  Although completely different from everything …

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Dec 21

Jonathan’s Top 10 albums of 2012

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This year is the hardest year I’ve ever had to pick a top 10. So many good records came out, particularly from places I never would have expected. Anyway, here are the best records released this year. And what an incredible year it has been: 10: Napalm Death – Utilitarian You know, I don’t quite …

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Dec 17

Corri’s Top 10 Albums of 2012

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#10 CRADLE OF FILTH – THE MANTICORE AND OTHER HORRORS Cradle Of Filth lost me somewhere after Midian so I was pleased as hell to hear The Manticore And Other Horrors. It has all of the mystery that early Cradle had me hooked with. A frantic orchestration conjuring up monsters and malevolence, wickedness and women. …

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May 12

Why ProgPower USA is important?

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I have been aware of ProgPower USA since 2005, during my first Hammerfall concert at the Marquee Theater in Tempe,AZ when a guy commented on my Therion T-shirt, and mentioned me the ProgPower USA line up of that year that included Therion and Stratovarius. Since then I wanted to go to and see what was …

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