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Mixtarum Metallum IX: The Ides of March and the Death of April’s Fools | 13 May 2014 // 8:14 PM
Mixtarum Metallum IX is consumed by ten deadly albums chained, or loosely chained, to metal’s monolith.
Mixtarum Metallum VIII: 2014's Metallic Dawn | 9 Mar 2014 // 9:14 PM
The first edition of Mixtarum Metallum this year covers ten laudable metal albums released in January and February 2014 that we haven’t covered yet. So, without further ado, it’s time to get back to business.
Earth: Primitive and Deadly | 18 Sep 2014 // 8:05 PM
Primitive and Deadly may be the dawning of another new era for the Seattle legends.
Mastodon: Once More 'Round the Sun | 23 Jun 2014 // 8:06 PM
Mastodon's Once More 'Round the Sun condenses the prog of Crack the Skye into the structures and trademarks of hard rock.
Sabbath Assembly - "I, Satan" (video) (Premiere) | 24 Mar 2014 // 3:01 AM
PopMatters premieres the video for "I, Satan", taken from Sabbath Assembly's portentous third album Quaternity, set for release on the 28th of March.
Messenger - "Somniloquist" (video) (Premiere) | 10 Feb 2014 // 2:00 AM
PopMatters premieres the video for "Somniloquist", taken from Messenger's genre-defying debut album Illusory Blues, set for release on the 28th of March.