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MetalMatters: August 2019 - A Quiet Month to Enjoy Loud Music

For what is generally considered to be quiet month, the unearthly forces of the underground have produced a surprising amount of excellent works, with death metal and its black/death extension taking the lion's share.

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Russian Circles Celebrate Ten Years in Chicago - 30 January 2015

For the Chicago post-metal trio Russian Circles, ten years isn't just a number: it's a number that perfectly encapsulates the incredible journey they've taken up to this point.

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Russian Circles + Deafheaven + Enemies: 28 April 2012 - Dublin

The dynamos of instrumental disorder – Russian Circles, debut in Dublin. Possessing the power to run rings around their instrumental contemporaries, tonight Russian Circles push their foreboding sound onward with impressive style.

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Russian Circles: Geneva

Russian Circles, with their instruments well-used and dynamic, leaders in their own right, guide the listener through the varying courses of each song with nary a misstep.

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Russian Circles: Station

On their sophomore release, this Chicago duo inches closer to post-rock without completely abandoning its metal trappings.

Mehan Jayasuriya
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Russian Circles: Enter

A massively heavy instrumental album that packs more sonic oomph into one song than most bands can muster in a career


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