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.
Olivia Chaney: The Longest River
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Cannes 2015: Women Resist Their Masters in 'Sicario' and 'The Assassin'
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Darren Hanlon: Where Did You Come From?
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"The newest Between the Grooves series tackles Lowercase's Kill the Lights, a great marriage of slowcore and post-punk: raw, angry, sullen, and very much alive almost 20 years later.