Chad Vangaalen: Shrink Dust
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Chad Vangaalen: Shrink Dust

It could be easy to let Shrink Dust wash over you. The folk instrumentation calls…

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Andrew Jackson Jihad: Christmas Island
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Andrew Jackson Jihad: Christmas Island

Pipe bombs, Nazis and Linda Ronstadt. Yup, it’s got to be an Andrew Jackson Jihad…

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Concert Review: Mastodon/Gojira/Kvelertak
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Concert Review: Mastodon/Gojira/Kvelertak

(Photo: Georgia Sassenfeld) Mastodon recorded some of my favorite metal albums of the ’00s, but…

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CYNE: All My Angles Are Right
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CYNE: All My Angles Are Right

Criminally underrated is the best way to sum up CYNE’s discography. Their biggest claim to…

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Concert Review: Circle Takes the Square/Wretched of the Earth/Carrion Spring
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Concert Review: Circle Takes the Square/Wretched of the Earth/Carrion Spring

Bikini Kill: The First Two Records
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Bikini Kill: The First Two Records

“I don’t think it’s a problem because most of the girls ask for it…The way…

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Conan: Blood Eagle
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Conan: Blood Eagle

Recent years have seen doom and sludge metal dominated by the Deep South. Georgia, in…

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Ratking: So It Goes
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Ratking: So It Goes

“This ain’t ‘90s revival,” proclaims Ratking MC Wiki and he’s mostly right. So It Goes…

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Revisit: Lyle Lovett: Pontiac
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Revisit: Lyle Lovett: Pontiac

Unwound: Rat Conspiracy
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Unwound: Rat Conspiracy

The post-hardcore world is no stranger to excess. Big Black’s six minute odes to setting…

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