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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 […]

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October 4, 2011 4 Comments

Review: Bloodred Fullmoon – “Winter Solstice” and the many projects of Ray Heberer

In a few years time, the name “Ray Heberer” will be spoken with reverence in the kvltest metal circles. This 16 year old metal Taiwanese musician – signed to Clean Slate Records – has been releasing material from various projects over the last year – each one more complex and […]

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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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February 5, 2011 8 Comments

Metal Mixtape: Finnish Metal Edition

I’d like to say a huge thanks to everyone who helped me put together Finnish Metal week, esp Kimmo and Tanja for shooting me the DVD and giving such a wicked interview, and all the people who chimed in with their fave Finnish bands (and the awesome Finn who corrected […]

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