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Enjoy the Violence

Last week, we showed you some new finds.  This week, we have some returning favorites, including two highly anticipated albums! One of them was pretty much a guaranteed winner while the other was definitely less decided going into it…and kinda stayed so ever after the review.  This would be the opportune time for you listener to share your thoughts in the comments and keeps the discussion going. Just sayin’…

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Reviews:
Nails You Will Never Be One of Us (Nuclear Blast)
Gojira Magma (Roadrunner)
Wayfarer – Old Souls (Prosthetic)

First Impression:
Every Time I Die – “The Coin Has a Say” from Low Teens due out September 23, 2016 from Epitaph

Live Review:
Nails at The Marlin Room (Webster Hall) in New York, NY on June 22, 2016

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A Violent Expression of a Particular Emotion

Compared to last week’s episode, we have a slightly more consistent array of albums,  though one of these definitely stands out as a the proverbial sore thumb.  What’s interesting is that the highest rated of these albums is an unsigned band’s debut album. Was that just a lucky pick on our part?  Are labels missing out on some great bands?  What do you think??

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Reviews:
Vektor Terminal Redux (Earache)
Architects All Our Gods Have Abandoned Us (Epitaph)
Deviant Process – Paroxysm

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