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Steff blog posts on metal music, CD reviews, gig reviews and metal music news

November 26, 2010 25 Comments

Top 10 Metal Albums of 2010

Eluveitie - Everything Remains as it Never Was

Back in June, I wrote a list of my choice of the Top 10 Metal Albums of 2010 … so far. I said I’d be revising the list at the end of the year, so here it is. Accept – Blood of the Nation If I had to choose, from […]

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November 12, 2010 7 Comments

Pirate Metal Albums – Reviewed

I promised there would be more piratical posts this week, and I wasn’t lying. Pirate metal isn’t really a genre, but I don’t mind calling any of the below bands by that name, owing to the abundance of pirate-themed lyrics, riffs, costumes and album covers. Running Wild – Port Royal […]

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October 6, 2010 14 Comments

Steff’s Five Favourite Black Metal Albums

You asked. I said no. You asked again, I said “Sod Off”. You asked some more, and hinted, and cajoled, and I looked at my Google Rankings and thought … hmmmm. So now, after over a year of swearing this site wasn’t going to be about reviewing metal albums, I’ve […]

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July 30, 2010 6 Comments

5 Christian Metal Albums Reviewed

Discussion surrounding Christian metal bands can become quite heated. Many argue that the concept is an oxymoron and an affront to the metal ‘ideal’, whatever that may be. Some argue that all music should be judged purely on musical merit and nothing else, and that if a Christian band sounded […]

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