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The Best Metal Albums of 2008
16 Dec 2008 // 3:00 PM

It was a stellar year for metal, and an eclectic year, too: Norweigian prog-metal, goth-infused death metal, Swedish thrash, black metal, and stoner rock all make the list.


The Best Metal Albums of 2010
23 Dec 2010 // 4:00 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.

Forever Meddling: An Interview with Blake Judd of Nachtmystium
24 May 2010 // 5:00 PM

The leader of Nachtmystium and Twilight finds himself at a creative peak with the release of two major new albums that give the finger to genre purists.


Nachtmystium: Silencing Machine
9 Aug 2012 // 6:06 PM

Silencing Machine sees Nachtmystium take another swift shift in sound, this time deliberately revisiting their darker origins.

Nachtmystium: Addicts: Black Meddle, Part II
5 Jul 2010 // 5:00 PM

Taking a new approach to their style of psychedelic black metal, Nachtmystium bring in the old to create something new.

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Con Brio: The Best New Live Band in America?

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"There’s a preciousness to McCarter and the rest of the mostly young band. You want to freeze the moment, to make sure they are taking it all in too. Because it’s going to change.

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