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Broadcast the Nightmare

Imitation may be the sincerest form of flattery, but does it make for a great album?  Your hosts share their thoughts during reviews this week, so share yours in the comments!

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Reviews:
Alterbeast Feast (Unique Leader)
Necrophobic Mark of the Necrogram (Century Media)
Letters from the Colony – Vignette (Nuclear Blast)

 

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Last Reviews of 2017

Yup, you read that right.  These are the final album reviews of the year.  So, get ready to start arguing with us about our 2017 lists, because they are right around the corner.  Oh, and this week, we also reveal our plan for “bandcamp picks” in 2018, so make sure you pay attention for that!

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Reviews:
EntheosDark Future (Spinefarm)
Buried Realm – The Igor Carcinoma
Let It DieThe Liar & The Saint

Live Review:
Hatebreed, Dying Fetus, Code Orange, and Twitching Tongues at Starland Ballroom in Sayreville, NJ on December 9, 2017

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Getting Out of Gear

Last week, we had tons of extra content.  So, to balance things out, we have less stuff than normal this week.  Yup, three albums reviews and that’s it.  No need to worry about chapter skips this week, freaks.  This should be done before you know it.  You’re welcome.

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Reviews:
Decapitated Anticult (Nuclear Blast)
Temple of Void Lords of Death (Shadow Kingdom)
Duskmourn Of Shadows and Flame

Editor’s note: I did not realize “Spark” by The Haunted actually released shortly before recording. I got it confused with the previously released song. So, my bad for for not having a First Impression. – Brian

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On My Own, Here We Go

The albums we reveal this week – the last regular episode of 2016 – all have something in common besides being heavy.  They’re released by the bands themselves.  Labels? They don’t need no stinkin’ labels!  I mean, they may want them, but they prove here they certainly don’t need them.

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Reviews:
Septa Sounds Like Murder
Teramobil Magnitude of Thoughts
Harvest Misery – Harvest Misery

First Impressions:
Wolfheart – “Boneyard” taken from Tyhjyys out March 3, 2017 from Spinefarm

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Don’t Make Your Year End Lists Quite Yet

Well,  if you listened to these already, the go ahead.  If you have not hear these releases, we suggest you listen to this episode before you make your top picks for 2015. Spoiler alert: At least one of these is changing out lists.

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Reviews:
Pronostic An Atomic Decision
Intronaut The Direction of Last Things (Century Media)
Cryptopsy The Book of Suffering: Tome 1
YautjaSongs of Lament (Forcefield)

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