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December 29, 2011 14 Comments

Steffmetal’s Top Ten Metal Albums of 2011


Back in June I wrote a round-up of my thoughts on the best metal albums of 2011 so far, and now it’s time to revisit that list. I’ve been trying to write this for about two months, but every time I think I’ve got it sussed, I read about some new album I end up […]

December 28, 2011 11 Comments

Steff Metal’s not-so-epic, end-of-year survey

It has been a seriously amazing year for me, and I hope it’s been so for you, too. But now I’m looking ahead to 2012, and I’ve got plans you wouldn’t believe. So, next year things will be changing around here, and I hope for the better. The reason I don’t post as often as […]

December 25, 2011 1 Comment

Happy Anti-Christmas from Steff Metal \m/

This year has been absolutely amazing, and I have all of you to thank for it. Friends, family and the wonderful, intelligent and totally epic folk who read this blog – your comments, emails, advice and suggestions make writing so much more fun. As of today, Steff Metal has over 450 articles, reviews and silly […]

December 22, 2011 3 Comments

Ask a Metalhead: Finding Metal Musicians my Own Age


Dear Steff Metal I am a young metalhead (16) in the seemingly metal-less state of NC. I am a bassist, which is a good thing, as there arent too many of us. But there is one problem; I cannot find anyone my age that is in my area that is into similar music as me, […]

December 21, 2011 3 Comments

Linking Horn: Links for the Jolly Red Man


Yes, I am aware I have sort of forgotten to post in a few days. Mostly, it’s because I’m trying to compose my top ten metal albums of 2011 list, which is giving me all hell this year since there have been so many amazing albums. That, and I went away with friends last weekend […]