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High On Fire – Electric Messiah (Album Review)

Survivors of Heavy Metal, Oakland, California’s Thrash trio, High On Fire – Matt Pike (vocals/guitar), Jeff Matz (bass), and Des Kensel (drums) – are stoked to announce the band’s eight studio album, Electric Messiah, is set for release on Friday, October 5, 2018 via Entertainment ... Read More

Chelsea Wolfe – Hiss Spun (Album Review)

There is something sublime, distorted, and beautiful growing in the underground of late. The music of Chelsea Wolfe has shaped itself into an undeniable monolith of expansive atmospheres, bewitching more and more people who fall beneath its spell. On September 22, 2017, the California native releases ... Read More