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On Friday, November 23rd, there was a massive gathering of the underground at Vancouver’s The Astoria pub. Punks, crusties, metal heads, and normies all converged on the dingy dive to celebrate a local band that unites us all – AHNA. Alongside them were more excellent local bands: Auroch, Radioactive Vomit,

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All hell broke fucking loose in Baltimore last weekend at two INTEGRITY shows that featured an insane line up! Today we want to shine the light on three full sets that will push your wig back, featuring Full of Hell, ILSA and INTEGRITY, who will also be performing at this

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Right before soundcheck, it didn’t seem like anything special for a rock show. In a small club on the outskirts of Detroit, a dozen or so requisite black hoodies strolled around, plugging in various cords and tuning assorted guitars. I did not realize that in just a few hours, this

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Queer because she doesn’t admit gender identity, Pagan because she’s against all religions, Doom because her music is slow, physical and piercing Avant because her sound is not current Metal because it’s inside her. The Italian musician and experimental performer ?ALOS is this and much more: music, dance, political activism,

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Text and photos by Charles Nickles  What a perfect night for the old bad time… Dead Tenants I miss the skinny yip of nervous jerks that first thrilled me about Gold Standard Laboratories (and to a more bloodthirsty degree, Three One G). The metal choke of wretched six string, the

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All photos by Charles Nickles Almost an hour late from the original schedule,Emma and the rest of the band including the opening act Jaye Jayle’s lead vocalist and bass-player. enters the stage. The environment surrounding the band are perfect. Small venue, stripped stage backdrop and a public on the chop

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