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Monday, October 17 2011

Staind: Staind

1999 called. It wants its everything back.


Tuesday, August 23 2011

Flawed Element: Breaking the Silence

A retrospectively fresh take on the traditional nu-metal style, this is the album that will reward the hitherto unrequited patience that old Linkin Park fans have for their fallen idols.


Tuesday, July 5 2011

Limp Bizkit: Gold Cobra

Rapcore album of the year! And no, that praise isn't as faint as it sounds!


Monday, June 27 2011

Korn: The Essential Korn

Korn certainly had its moments of greatness, but stretching a best-of compilation over two CDs is asking a lot.


Friday, January 21 2011

The Year in Music: May 2010

May 2010, the subject of our latest look at the year’s biggest events in music, was a hodgepodge of notable cover versions, new releases, TV events, and more.


Monday, September 13 2010

Stone Sour: Audio Secrecy

This is how hard rock is supposed to be done. No flashy gimmicks or production tricks, just honest-to-goodness heavy music combined with lyrics carrying a personal message.


Wednesday, September 1 2010

Papa Roach: Time for Annihilation…On the Record and on the Road

On their first live album, Papa Roach sticks it to their former label and nearly captures the full-blown intensity of their live show with an added bonus of five new studio tracks.


Tuesday, September 23 2008

Nu-Metal’s Not Dead!

August saw a resurgence of nu-metal glory for 2008, with several former figureheads dropping their new releases. And instead of these bands dying off like the genre they ostensibly belonged to, most proved there's still life after the spotlight moves on.


Wednesday, August 27 2008

Slipknot: All Hope Is Gone

At least Slipknot got one thing right: they couldn't have chosen a more apt title.


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