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July 26, 2012 0 Comments

Erin 2 Cent reviews: Before the Dawn, “Rise of the Phoenix”

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Right – no bullshitting, no pussying around. I’m going to get straight to the point. This album is fucking awesome. Get it. For those after something a little fuller bodied, here’s WHY this album is so awesome. Before the Dawn is a Metal band from Finland, currently signed to Nuclear Blast Records. Started by Tuomas Saukkonen […]

July 10, 2012 0 Comments

Steffmetal Interviews Goatwhore

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After a quick coffee and some frantic note scribbling from my Impiety interview, I caught up with bassist James Harvey, vocalist Ben Falgoust, and vocal/guitarist Sammy Duet from Goatwhore in their hotel room. Steff: Your latest album, Blood for the Master, came out on Valentine’s Day this year. Are you happy with the reception the […]

June 14, 2012 0 Comments

Erin 2 Cent reviews: Engel – Blood of Saints

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Engel are a melodic death metal band from Gottenburg, Sweeden. The band has toured Europe with the likes of Amon Amarth and Dimmu Borgir. I discovered Engel not long ago. They got my attention for showing up in the melodic death metal category when I was searching for new music on Spotify. Since I love […]

June 6, 2012 0 Comments

Steff Metal reviews: Fear Factory, “The Industrialist”

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The Industrialist is the second Fear Factory album written by Burton C Bell and Dino Cazares following their reunion in 2007. The last album, Mechanise, received mostly rave reviews, with commentors wondering if it was a bit of a cash in on the Cazares/Bell combo. This album blows that theory out of the water and […]