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The Best Metal Albums of 2010
23 Dec 2010 // 3:00 PM

In the end, the metal world honored the memory of Ronnie James Dio in the coolest possible way: by making this the best year for new music the genre has seen in a very long time.

The Best Metal Albums of 2009
10 Dec 2009 // 3:00 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.


Kylesa: Exhausting Fire
28 Oct 2015 // 8:05 PM

With Laura Pleasants and two live drummers, intentional or not, Kylesa truly have their unique selling point established.

Kylesa: Ultraviolet
2 Jun 2013 // 5:05 PM

There are moments when Kylesa seize control and the melodies strike a nerve and it works really well. The rest of the time, though, it’s as if Kylesa are unsure of what they want to be and are happy to languish in their own solemnity.


Kylesa - "Lost and Confused" (audio) (premiere)
28 Jul 2015 // 1:00 AM

The new track by the Georgia band further refines their hybrid of heavy music and psychedelic rock.

//Mixed media

Because Blood Is Drama: Considering Carnage in Video Games and Other Media

// Moving Pixels

"It's easy to dismiss blood and violence as salacious without considering why it is there, what its context is, and what it might communicate.

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