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Thursday, November 14 2013

Slayer - 5 November, Saskatoon, SK

When faced with the task of restoring one's credibility, cranking out the old stuff always works.


Sunday, April 28 2013

Toxic Holocaust: From the Ashes of Nuclear Destruction

Joel Grind takes us on a career-spanning tour of the blackened thrash demon that is Toxic Holocaust on this career-spanning compilation.


Wednesday, September 28 2011

Anthrax: Worship Music

The return of the singer that made them great has revitalized these thrash veterans, putting them back on track to lasting greatness.


Thursday, November 19 2009

Letting the Freaks and Geeks Into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame

A growing list of bands unpopular with critics, but genre-defining nevertheless, is impatiently awaiting their admittance into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame.


Tuesday, July 15 2008

Slayer’s Reign in Blood

Metal fans are a cynical bunch when it comes to outsiders offering critiques of their favorite pieces of work, and can pick apart a treatise with the thoroughness of fussy jazz enthusiasts.


Wednesday, December 5 2007

Various Artists: The Unholy Alliance [DVD]

Musically, of course, it doesn’t get much better than this – some of metal’s biggest names are on the bill, and in fine form, too, so the main fault with The Unholy Alliance is the compilation.


Monday, February 19 2007

Slayer (2006)

Slayer isn't great, and it isn't a hopeless failure, but it's not especially noteworthy, either.


Tuesday, January 30 2007

Slayer still fills mosh pits with speed-metal fans


Monday, August 7 2006

Slayer: Christ Illusion

Slayer's best album in 16 years is also their most thought-provoking work to date.


Tuesday, July 11 2006

Slayer

While its premise and execution are overtly derivative, Slayer works through an illuminating politics concerning U.S. military actions and local populations.


Slayer: God Hates Us All (Reviews) [31.Dec.94]
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