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Don’t Call It a Comeback – Part 2: The Comeback

This time around, one of these bands is about to release an album 10 years after their last one (a bit more dramatic then the referenced earlier episode).  The same question applies: is it worth it? Well, listen to find out, and make sure you stick around for the new bands!

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Into Eternity – Sirens
Violent Life Violent Death – Come, Heavy Breath
Vein – Errorzone (Closed Casket Activities)

 

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It’s New Year’s! Let’s Argue!

As our final act of 2017, we now present to you our collective Top 30 Albums of 2017!  Feel free to let us know your favorites – or argue about ours – in the comments!

We also want to take this time to thank each and every one of you who listen to this podcast and support us in any way. It is not always easy making keeping up with this show alongside our day jobs and living the rest of our lives, but in the end, we do really enjoy it all.  We truly appreciate all of you who listen, whether you are in a state next door or a country on the other side of the world.

We hope you had a great 2017 and we wish you an even better 2018!

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Liking Stuff You Don’t Like

Anybody who has been listening to this show for a while knows our own tastes have evolved and changed  over the years.  Maybe I am just biased, but I’d say this is more apparent in Nick, and this episode is one of many that helps prove my point.

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Reviews:
Incendiary Thousand Mile Stare (Closed Casket Activities)
Hate Tremendum (Napalm)
Witherfall Nocturnes and Requiems

First Impressions:
Origin – “Accident and Error” from Unparalleled Universe out June 20th from Nuclear Blast

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Happy Belated

Nick finished another trip around the sun on the day this show should have gone up.  So, when you are leaving comments (as you should be doing) be sure to wish the son of a bitch the best in his next year of life.

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Reviews:
Darkest Hour – Godless Prophets & The Migrant Flora (Southern Lord)
Evocation The Shadow Archetype  (Metal Blade)
Mycelia Dawn

First Impressions:
Incendiary – “The Product is You” from Thousand Mile Stare out May 5th from Closed Casket Activities

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Shit We Missed: Part 1

Happy New Year freaks!  Another year is in the books and 2017 will most certainly be, um, interesting on a number of fronts.  But before we get into any new things, we have to look back on some shit we missed.  You should have known this was coming…it’s a tradition here on the Sideshow!

Are they albums you loved from last year that we completely missed?  Let us know in the comments so we can check them out!

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Reviews:
Khemmis Hunted (20 Buck Spin)
Destroyer 666 Wildfire (Season of Mist)
Eternal Sleep – The Emptiness of (Closed Casket Activities)

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