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Tag Archives: Connecticut

Dissident Aggression: Curse The Son – Isolator

Posted by on April 15, 2016

The history of doom metal is one that runs deep and basically parallel with metal itself. From the first lumbering notes that emanated from Tony Iommi’s fret board, doom metal has been able to trace its roots right back to the genesis of it all. While it may have waxed and waned in popularity over […]

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Dissident Aggression: Sun Dagger – Invisible World

Posted by on February 5, 2016

Sometimes as a metal fan you just need to spread your wings a little and expand your mind and definition to what constitutes ‘metal.’ Most psych rock bands exist on the outer fringes of the metal world, like a tribe of ancient hunter-gatherers in a world of fast cars and high rises. There’s is a […]

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Dissident Aggression: Bedroom Rehab Corp. & Grizzlor

Posted by on October 2, 2015

By the looks of it the month of October is shaping up to be quite the ripper as a litany of bands are gearing up to release some highly anticipated albums. Not to be outdone, the tiny state of Connecticut is about to unleash some big-sounding releases onto the metal landscape this month. Here’s a […]

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Dissident Aggression: Grizzlor/Barren Womb Split 7″

Posted by on April 3, 2015

Connecticut and Norway are a pretty long ways off from each other.  While the latter has a reputation as a birthing room for some of metal’s most influential babies, the former…well…not so much.  However, the reality is that Connecticut (and really all of New England), while not on par just yet with Norway, has still […]

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Dissident Aggression: Tomb and Thirst – Wrath

Posted by on February 27, 2015

Under the Earth’s crust exists a swirling vortex of white hot magma which constantly heaves and churns and occasionally wreaks the most combustible and vitriolic natural havoc known to man.  Under that is a dual layer of solid, blistering metal.  What heaves and agitates beneath our feet on a daily basis is a visual and […]

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Dissident Aggression: Partaking In some Intercourse

Posted by on August 1, 2014

Rough day at the office?  Maybe the commute was extra long, maybe the boss was giving you the business for the most mundane reason in existence?  Tired of reading and hearing propaganda passed off as news?  Extra annoyed with all the armchair historians laying claim to who should bomb who in 140 characters or less?  […]

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Dissident Aggression: Swimming The Sea Of Bones

Posted by on October 25, 2013

The title of the new album from Connecticut’s Sea of Bones is The Earth Wants Us Dead.  This may very well be the case.  Have humans over-populated to the point where we’ve overstayed our welcome?    Have we destroyed so much of our precious environment and its resources that Mother Earth wants us out like […]

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Dissident Aggression: Scratching and Sniffing with Stone Titan

Posted by on July 12, 2013

Here’s a question for you.  What do you get when you mix a doom metal power trio with the dirty, sludgy musical aesthetics of the smelliest swampland around?  You get the foundation of a recipe for Connecticut’s Stone Titan. Let it be stated for the record that Stone Titan, collectively as a band, don’t give […]

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