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Metal Insider Top 5: Songs about snow

Posted by on January 26, 2015

Metal Insider’s Top 5 is a column where we count down the top five of…well basically anything. About a year and a half ago, we counted down the top five songs of Summer. We wish it were Summer here at Metal Insider HQ. Instead, we’re snowed in, probably for at least a day, as a punishing blizzard […]

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Devin Townsend sold out, then decided not to

Posted by on January 26, 2015

Devin Townsend is one of the hardest-working and unique artists in metal. And while he’s capable of writing everything from complete ragers to albums that could be played while getting a massage, a lot of his songs are extremely hooky and commercial. For example, listen to “Sky Blue,” then compare it to Usher’s “DJ Got Us […]

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Snipe City: Hey now, you’re an all-star

Posted by on January 26, 2015

You’re reading Snipe City, 36 Crazyfists frontman and Alaska native Brock Lindow’s weekly take on hockey. 36 Crazyfists’ new album, Time & Trauma, will be released on February 17th on Spinefarm Records. You can read about that here. The NHL All-Star events kicked off this last weekend in Columbus, Ohio at the Nationwide Arena. The draft was […]

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Fear Factory has got balls, thanks to Ministry and Mr. Belding

Posted by on January 26, 2015

The old saying goes what happens in Vegas stays in Vegas. Thankfully, that’s not the case in Los Angeles, and this past Friday, Fear Factory headlined the Whisky a Go Go there. The  band were, oddly, introduced by Dennis Haskins, who you might know better as Mr. Belding from Saved by the Bell. That’s something in […]

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Faith No More announces North American tour

Posted by on January 26, 2015

Still pissed off at yourself for missing Faith No More on their 2010 tour? Well, the wait may be finally over, as the reunited group has announced plans for a North American tour, just in time for their new album. The band’s first North American tour in roughly five years will find them starting off […]

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