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Category Archives: Editorials

Suicide Silence adapt to a COVID-19 world with interactive virtual tour

Posted by on July 7, 2020

  Whether it’s a Drive-in concert, a socially distanced event, or a live-streamed festival, we know nothing could replace a live show before the COVID-19 pandemic started. As cases continue to increase across the globe, the uncertainty of when life will return to “normal” remains unknown. To move forward, we should adapt to change and […]

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Opinion: We need to work together to stop sexual misconduct from happening in metal

Posted by on June 24, 2020

  Did it really happen? A question we don’t know for sure but want to somehow say no because how could our beloved idols do such heinous and callous acts? It must be the victim’s fault, right? It can’t be the celebrities as we continue to victim blame and unknowingly cater to ruin someone’s life. […]

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‘Murder In The Front Row’ must-see film to add to your metal doc collection

Posted by on April 24, 2020

  The Adam Dubin directed documentary Murder in the Front Row is based on the 2012 book, Murder in the Front Row: Shots from the Bay Area Thrash Metal Epicenter, by photographers Brian Lew and Harald Omen. The title stems from a lyric on Exodus’ debut album Bonded By Blood, which states, “Murder in the […]

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Gaming Brings Metal to Unprecedented Audiences

Posted by on April 23, 2020

  Metal fans are some of the most hardcore and dedicated of any subset of the music industry. That said, there is no denying that the genre can seem impenetrable to outsiders. Unfamiliarity with the nuances of metal can make people see it as more of a wall of noise than a legitimate form of […]

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Everything Dies: On The Tenth Anniversary of Peter Steele’s Death

Posted by on April 14, 2020

  The first time I saw Type O Negative, they weren’t even Type O Negative yet. Visiting NYC for, I believe, the second time without my parents for the CMJ Music Marathon in 1990, I wasn’t (technically) old enough to drink, but that didn’t stop me from doing so while taking in as much live […]

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