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Metal By Numbers 11/23: Animals lead the madness

Posted by on November 23, 2016

Metal By Numbers is a weekly column in which we look at the top metal sellers and debuts of the week. While the metal world (and the music world in general) is recovering from the celebration of Metallica’s new album, Metal By Numbers is here to report on album sales in the meantime before Hardwired…to Self-Destruct‘s […]

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Metal By Numbers 11/16: The charts are the opposite of order

Posted by on November 16, 2016

Metal By Numbers is a weekly column in which we look at the top metal sellers and debuts of the week. As I predicted last week, Avenged Sevenfold had a strong enough second week that they remained in the top 10, and so are still the best-selling metal album on the charts. Remember how Avenged […]

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New & Noteworthy, November 4th – Endtime Hearts

Posted by on November 4, 2016

Welcome to November, and don’t panic. The new release calendar is still going strong. In fact, the amount of new music that is still due to be released over the next six weeks is going to make formulating a Top 10 list for 2016 rather challenging. Nonetheless, we soldier on, with a number of high-profile […]

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Starkill head Through the Darkness for new lyric video

Posted by on October 24, 2016

  It’s less than two weeks until Starkill releases Shadow Sleep under their new home with Prosthetic Records. I give these guys lots of credit, since they have spent a long time figuring out how to release this album, which even included a crowdfunding page. Now, it seems hard work had finally pulled off as […]

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Fall/Winter preview: 24 albums to look forward to for the rest of 2016

Posted by on September 12, 2016

  Not exactly sure what happened this year, but I couldn’t be any happier with the plethora of kickass releases that has been coming out this year which started from January with Avantasia’ Ghostlights to the recent release of Gojira’s Magma. The list is endless and there is still one more quarter left of 2016. […]

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Black Crown Initiate robbed in St. Louis, MO, launch crowdfunding campaign

Posted by on August 16, 2016

Almost every time we report about bands getting robbed, the words “St. Louis, MO” are involved due to the high number of incidents happening there. This time around is no exception, and as another hard-working touring band has gotten their stuff jacked. Black Crown Initiate recently concluded their tour supporting Ne Obliviscaris and Starkill but […]

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Full Terror Assault reveal lineup for 2016 edition

Posted by on May 2, 2016

If you live in the midwest, or are willing to travel for cool festivals, you may know about the open air festival Full Terror Assault in Illinois. The festival started last year and had a very good initial lineup with headliners like Obituary, Napalm Death, Terrorizer and many other domestic bands worth the time and […]

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Dark Tranquillity’s guitarist Martin Henriksson quits band

Posted by on March 31, 2016

People joining and leaving bands is one of the most common occurrences in metal but it has a different ring when the person leaving is a really long time member or an actual founding member of the band. That’s seems to be the case with Dark Tranquillity’s Martin Henriksson who just announced his departure from […]

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Metal By Numbers 6/25: The charts are luminous

Posted by on June 25, 2015

Metal By Numbers is a weekly column in which we look at the top metal sellers and debuts of the week. You know, doing this column sometimes feels like being a parent (without the vomit and the shitting). An album is announced by a band you like or some up and comer you’re rooting for, […]

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Metal By Numbers 6/18: Tremonti on top

Posted by on June 18, 2015

Metal By Numbers is a weekly column in which we look at the top metal sellers and debuts of the week. Do you think more people were excited for the new Tremonti album because of Creed or because of Alter Bridge? Or were they just falling over the fact that Wolfgang Van Halen contributed to […]

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