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The Best Progressive Rock (and Metal) of 2012
4 Dec 2012 // 4:20 PM

The albums you see below are a testament to the chameleonic nature of prog: Coldplay-esque stadium ballads, sludge metal, sample-heavy concept records, and classic-style prog all stand side by side.

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Ancestors: In Dreams and Time
20 Jun 2012 // 5:01 PM

Three albums in and Ancestors have produced a tour de force bursting with vitality and songwriting genius. If that all sounds like hyperbole, so be it -- albums of such extraordinary scope demand rhapsodic adoration.

Ancestors: Invisible White
4 Aug 2011 // 3:57 PM

There is a big difference between quiet ambience and repetitive boredom in progressive metal. Ancestors needs to learn what that difference is.

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Can Video Game Mechanics Be “Trashy”?

// Moving Pixels

"Speed is the pornography of video games. Like adding skin to a film, adding speed to a game isn't usually about making the game a more thoughtful experience. It is about exciting its audience's instincts on the most visceral level possible.

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