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Rip Off, Rage, and Ruin

I’m drawing a blank on some clever copy to put here.  So, just start listening to the show and we can catch up in the comments.

Also, go to THIS PAGE to find out how you can help this podcast contribute to Crew Nation and make us review whatever you want.

And remember – Be responsible. Stay healthy. Stay Metal.

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Reviews:
Architects – For Those that Wish to Exist (Epitaph)
Wolf King- The Path of Wrath (Prosthetic)
Ominous Ruin – Amidst Voices that Echo in Stone (Willowtip)

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Our 20 Favorite Albums of One of Our Least Favorite Years

This is it!  It is finally the end of 2020, and at the 11th hour, we are sharing our Top 20 albums fo the year.  Why did we wait so long? Mostly because Brian forgot to post it days ago.  But also because we wanted to go out with a bang?  Sure…let’s go with that….

Happy New Year everybody!  Here’s to a better year in 2021!
And remember – Be responsible. Stay healthy. Stay Metal.

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Well, This Is A First

There’s nothing particularly special about this episode aside from it being the last regular episode for this shitty year…and a couple of mini-reviews from Brian.  It does, however, mark the first time in over nine years we had to skip a scheduled recording.  Still a damn impressive run, if we do say so ourselves.

You may also notice a review that seems out of place.  Why did we do it? Go to THIS PAGE to find out how you can help this podcast contribute to Crew Nation and make us review whatever you want.

And remember – Be responsible. Stay healthy. Stay Metal.

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Reviews:
Dark Tranquillity – Moment (Century Media)
Killer Be Killed – Reluctant Hero (Nuclear Blast)
Within the Ruins – Black Heart (eOne)

Crew Nation Donation Feature:
Butch Walker – Letters

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Opethian Transitions

In this episode we come up with ideas on how to be better at social media, review some rad music, and have a long-overdue discussion about Opeth with fan and friend Sideshow Bob.  Pretty productive show, right?!

You may also notice a review that seems out of place.  Why did we do it? Go to THIS PAGE to find out how you can help this podcast contribute to Crew Nation and make us review whatever you want.

And remember – Be safe. Stay healthy. Stay Metal.

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Reviews:
Misery Signals – Ultraviolet
Orbit Culture – Nija (Seek & Strike)
Terminal Nation Holocene Extinction (20 Buck Spin)

Crew Nation Donation Feature:
OpethGhost Reveries (Roadrunner)

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High Fidelity

We have some quality releases this week.  Like, at least two of these releases will likely be in our end of the year discussions.  Speaking of quality, we also chat a little about hi-res audio and the importance of having some quality gear,

You may also notice a review that, well, doesn’t fit.  Why did we do it? Go to THIS PAGE to find out how you can help this podcast contribute to Crew Nation and make us review whatever you want.

And remember – Be safe. Stay healthy. Stay Metal.

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Reviews:
Bury Tomorrow – Cannibal (MFN)
Black Crown Initiate – Violent Portraits of Doomed Escape (Century Media)
Night In Gales Dawnlight Garden (Apostasy)

Crew Nation Donation Feature:
Ben FoldsRockin’ the Suburbs (Sony)

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