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The Best Metal Albums of 2008
16 Dec 2008 // 2:00 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.

//Columns

The Best Metal Albums of 2008
9 Dec 2008 // 2:00 PM

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

//Reviews

Torche: Restarter
24 Feb 2015 // 8:06 PM

On Restarter, Torche delivers the smoothest sludge.

Torche: Harmonicraft
23 Apr 2012 // 5:00 PM

In which the brawny but somewhat clinical roil of Miami's hardest-rocking export becomes a rousing, universal sprint.

//Blogs

Blood and Thunder: Violent Show of Power
26 Feb 2015 // 3:00 AM

Album anniversaries of the music of Led Zeppelin and Slayer highlight this week in metal: one is a sprawling double album epic, the other a stepping stone for one of metal's most important bands.

Sunny Day Metal from Torche, "Snakes Are Charmed"
24 Apr 2013 // 5:30 AM

When I talk about metal music I don't typically make reference to terms like "optimism", "hope" or "sunny afternoons". But just as other genres have their emotional orientations, metal too can offer a spectrum of perspectives -- even if not as often.

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//Blogs

'Fire Emblem Heroes' Is a Bad Crossover

// Moving Pixels

"Fire Emblem Heroes desperately and shamelessly wants to monetize our love for these characters, yet it has no idea why we came to love them in the first place.

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