Articles tagged progressive metal

Benighted by Beauty: The Legacy of Opeth’s ‘Still Life’

Still Life's narrative borders on Shakespearean levels of romantic tragedy and social commentary, making it the most poetic and philosophical in Opeth’s catalogue.

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17 Sep 2012 // 10:02 PM

Cloudscape: New Era

Competent musicianship is no substitute for innovation and uniqueness.

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Hammers of Misfortune: 17th Street

The Hammers of Misfortune have produced an album that is equal parts beguiling, thought-provoking and absorbing.

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Becoming the Archetype: Celestial Completion

If you thought this progressive metal group had reached their peak under the tutelage of Devin Townsend, get ready to be shocked by an unproven producer and some of the greatest compositional minds in the country.

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Nevermore: The Obsidian Conspiracy

It's been five years since the release of Nevermore's last album. The Obsidian Conspiracy is the result, and it was entirely worth the wait.

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Triptykon: Eparistera Daimones

Tom Gabriel Fischer of Celtic Frost returns with his latest extreme metal project, which has the potential to surpass Celtic Frost in fame and influence within the world of metal.

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23 Mar 2010 // 9:00 PM

Borknagar: Universal

Borknagar deliver a masterpiece album, proving why they are leaders of the progressive black metal sub-genre.

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The Best and Worst Films of Spring 2015

// Short Ends and Leader

"January through April is a time typically made up of award season leftovers, pre-summer spectacle, and more than a few throwaways. Here are PopMatters' choices for the best and worst of the last four months.

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