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David Eugene Edwards, main man of Wovenhand, made quite an interesting turn with his previous full-length, Refractory Obdurate. Having signed at the time with Deathwish Inc., it felt fitting to produce a slightly heavier, more aggressive album. That is not to say that he left behind his musical roots, but

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2016 has been one hell of a year for extreme music. We’ve seen a number of freshman acts break through with some stunning debuts. There has been a massive showing of genre-blending releases from both these newer acts and veteran projects, all of which have ultimately help push the boundaries (and

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Straight up and fucking DOWN – I’m an ultra huge TRAP THEM fan! There aren’t too many bands that can touch them live, because this band is plugged into their own power source of RAGE! Check out this  intense set of them killing shit at this year’s Bloodshed Fest. Keep in

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The sludge death dealers FISTULA have a new album coming out on Nov. 1st entitled The Shape Of Doom To Cumm))) via Totem Cat Records. All I can say is that this band is as fucking filthy as ever, and every song on this record reeks with their I DON’T A FUCK

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In a way, it’s the end of an era. Burgerfest has been a fixture of the Vancouver aggressive music scene since its inception 6 years ago. The event having grown almost exponentially with each successive instalment, it was fitting to see a return to the previous year’s venue – The Waldorf –

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My introduction to PRIVATE ROOM was watching them open for DREAMDECAY and Pig Heart Transplant at Blackwater Bar here in Portland last year. I wouldn’t have guessed they were a brand new band because of how established their sound was (most of the members are from the band WALLS). They were one

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