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Ragnarök: 2013 Gloomy Awards: The Most Interesting Metal Albums of 2013
16 Dec 2013 // 8:15 PM

Every year a slew of great albums from the louder spheres are missed, misplaced, or overlooked on those end of year lists. Ragnarök's Gloomy Awards seeks to redress that imbalance.

Annihilations Return: Locrian, and the Beauty in Decay
19 Jun 2013 // 5:30 PM

Many bands aim to evoke the feel of humanity's end, but few bring portentous visions of decay quite like experimental/avant-metal trio Locrian.


Locrian: Infinite Dissolution
15 Sep 2015 // 8:05 PM

Locrian can branch out while still laying it on thick. In other words, they can have it both ways.

Locrian: Return to Annihilation
4 Aug 2013 // 5:05 PM

Metal/noise/ambient trio crafts their most accessible, and maybe most powerful, apocalypse to date.

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The Hills Are Alive, But Nobody Else Is in 'The Happiness of the Katakuris'

// Short Ends and Leader

"Happiness of the Katakuris is one of Takashi Miike's oddest movies, and that's saying something.

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