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The Best Metal Albums of 2007
16 Dec 2007 // 3:00 PM

This is the best year for metal music we've seen in a very long time. Like other watershed years, such as 1983, 1984, and 1991, it's partially a case of artists peaking at the same time, and 2007 was no exception, unleashing a wave of superb releases from January straight through November.


Grails: Deep Politics
30 Mar 2011 // 4:00 PM

The instrumental stalwarts turn in a record brimming with ideas and dripping with atmosphere, as thrilling as their live shows.

Om: God is Good
15 Oct 2009 // 4:00 PM

God Is Good reflects its stated conviction, but it is important to note that the listener does not have to adhere to the "mystic path" Om follows in order to appreciate the quality of the album.

//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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