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Death Comes in Many Forms

Remember that part of Forrest Gump where they go through all the ways you can have shrimp? Well, you can pretty much do the same thing with Death Metal. This week, we have a few styles, next week we’ll have a few more, and who knows? Maybe we’ll have a few more the week after.

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Reviews:
The Crown Cobra Speed Venom (Metal Blade)
The Absence A Gift for the Obsessed (M-Theory Audio)
Of Feather and Bone – Bestial Hymns of Perversion (Profound Lore)

 Rhode Island
Crippled Beggar

 

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Sorry for this being late.  Sometimes life just gets in the way a little bit…

…as another example of that, breaking his streak, the one and only Rock(jock) has yet again gone AWOL.  But, as always, the ever-present Nick and Brian are here to guide you through the newest in heavy.  This week brings the usual reviews…complete with music for each of them…, a slew of new First Impressions and a live review of the Killswitch Engage tour that recently hit NYC.

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Reviews: Children of Bodom – Halo of Blood (Nuclear Blast); Incendiary  Cost of Living (Closed Casket Activities); Ramming Speed – Doomed to Destroy, Destined to Die (Prosthetic); Your Chance to Die  The American Dream (Red Cord Records)

First Impressions: The Absence – “Oceans”; Arsonists Get All the Girls – “Beast Fist”; Enter Shikari – “Radiate”; letlive. – “Banshee (Ghost Fame)”; Like Moths to the Flame – “I Solemnly Swear”; Nine Inch Nails – “Come Back Haunted”; Palms – “Future Warrior”;  Sirenia – “Seven Widows Weep”

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