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TEN – TRIBULATION The Children of the Night Tribulation are a Swedish band, and The Children Of The Night is their third studio full-length. I already wrote a lot about the band’s backstory and their evolution, and you can find that here. In that same space, I said that The Children Of The Night was

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KYLESA; BILTMORE CABARET; VANCOUVER 2015; tiina liimu music photography
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A couple of weeks ago Vancouver got treated to another unreal show featuring KYLESA, BLACK WIZARD and BUSHWACKER that was brought to us by MODIFIED GHOST. It was a downpour but I was not going to allow bad weather stop me from seeing one of my favorite bands. I didn’t arrive in time for

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RADIO MOSCOW are working on a new album, and they are doing a double live recording for it at the Satellite in L.A. on Dec. 10th and 11th. This San Diego band is a full body psychedelic blues experience, and we have a pair of tickets to give away for the

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AT THE DRIVE IN are a band that changed my life; or maybe I should say they saved my life! This is why I could never get tired of this band. So I want to share with you this rad 2001 performance of At The Drive In filmed in Germany…I’d like to know: do you

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Motörhead is one of the most important bands to ever do it! They bridged the gap between metal heads and punks no like other group, and their early ruckus anthems are things of sonic legend. On a personal level, once I heard Motörhead in the early 80’s, all I wanted was

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 DECIBEL is always a good read for all things metal, and their latest issue is a treasure trove of history for metal heads – a collector’s edition of Top 100 Old-School Heavy Metal LPs of All Time. The issue includes new interviews with Motörhead, Judas Priest and Iron Maiden among others, and an

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MIRROR is a new band who have crafted an enchanting metal album that is groovy as fuck while still heavy! What I respect about this band is that are able to pay homage to their influences, but also make sure that what they are doing is not derivative. Their self-titled

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Another Southwest Terror Fest has come and gone, leaving many bleeding eardrums in its wake!  To say the lineup was stacked with unreal bands would be an understatement. Now it’s time for our annual SWTF video essay featuring full sets captured by our comrade Frank Huang aka Pitfullofshit. I want give

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One of the greatest bands to come out of the L.A. underground had to be The Gun Club. Jeffery Lee Pierce came from his own planet and used his music as a vehicle to take us to the place where he was understood. I just found this interesting documentary called Ghost

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The Black Heart Rebellion – LP is Out Now Consouling Sounds Looking at the discography of The Black Heart Rebellion (TBHR), it would appear that this is a relatively new band. With just three full-lengths and three split releases under their belt, the band from Belgium has quite an interesting story.

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Fresno is located in the heart of California. It is the fifth largest city in the best state in America. I spent over a decade living in the area. I dedicated a lot of time and energy focusing on building unity within the underground music community in the hopes of

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There are bands out there that follow a musical path. Not that they imitate other acts or artists, but they follow a certain path. Then there are also bands that make their own path. They craft a more unique sound, constructing it with each release, always striving to perfect that

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