Baroness
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Reviews // 5 Articles
Blogs // 2 Articles
Media // 1 Articles
//Features

The Best New Artists of 2012
16 Dec 2012 // 5:20 PM

The best new artists of 2012 have remade R&B for the new century, pushed eclectic art-rock in new directions, and kept indie rock and hip-hop strong.

The Artists of the Year: 2012 Edition
13 Dec 2012 // 5:20 PM

The 2012 artists of the year range from urgent political punk and hip-hop challenging the establishment -- whether political or economic -- to the rise of a new generation of pop divas and forward-looking indie and R&B.

//Columns

The Best Metal Albums of 2009
10 Dec 2009 // 4:00 PM

It seems every year I say it, but this year it's truer than ever: this was one hell of a year for metal. If you think the Mastodon record is good (which it is) just wait 'til you hear this list’s top three.

//Reviews

Baroness: Purple
4 Jan 2016 // 9:30 PM

Back from nearly losing it all, the reconstituted band sounds bigger, bolder, and better than ever on an album that makes no apologies for reaching for mass acceptance.

Baroness: Live at Maida Vale - BBC
22 Jul 2013 // 4:30 AM

Set aside bus rubble and (thankfully) near-death experiences. This is the way we should remember this time in Baroness's history. Slaying on stage with their best material.

//Blogs

Baroness to Release New Album 'Yellow and Green' in July
15 May 2012 // 5:00 AM

Underground metal faves Baroness return on 17 July with their new album Yellow and Green after a solid three months of touring.

Baroness: 18.Nov.09 - Washington DC
19 Nov 2009 // 11:56 PM

Baroness: 18 November 2009 - Rock and Roll Hotel, Washington DC / Words and Pictures by Mehan Jayasuriya

//Mixed media
//Blogs

Culture Belongs to the Alien in 'Spirits of Xanadu'

// Moving Pixels

"The symbols that the artifact in Spirits of Xanadu uses are esoteric -- at least for the average Western gamer. It is Chinese culture reflected back at us through the lens of alien understanding.

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