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January 26, 2012 0 Comments

Review: Avatar – Black Waltz

Black Waltz, the forth full-length album from Swedish metallers Avatar, releases on the US on Feb 14 2012. Don’t let the Valentine’s Day release date fool you – this is no soppy power metal lovefest, but a solid, catchy, almost industrial-style album that will probably launch Avatar into the mainstream […]

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December 6, 2011 1 Comment

Review: Denni Elizabeth – The Girl with the Axe

There’s a Japanese pop band called Shonen Knife I used to love as a kid. They produced album after album of punchy, grunty rock tunes about ice creams and going to the toy store and seeing cute boys. I had to order their albums from these insane asian importers because […]

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November 17, 2011 2 Comments

Review: Voyager – The Meaning of I

Long, long ago, before I was the eccentric metal blogger you all know and love, I was an 8 year old girl who loved the Spice Girls. It all started when I saw an ad on TV for their first album and realised I’d heard that “Wannabe” song on the […]

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July 5, 2011 20 Comments

Top Ten Metal Albums of 2011 … So Far

Last year I wrote a list of my top ten metal albums for the first half of 2010, then revisited my top ten metal albums of 2010 at the end of the year. It was interesting to see how my tastes changed over the next six months – what albums […]

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