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New music interests I’ve found, but, mostly myself bitching about the lack of original bands…..

Metal me this…Part 5

Now, for something not about my inability to remove fat from my frame, the next on my listening list is:  Architects (or referred to as Architects UK).  This british young-person metal, progressive, yet still hearkening back to certain beginnings of … Continue reading

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Metal me this…Part 4

A band I’ve been following since ’85, Fates Warning.  Progressive Metal is a genre I’m personally very particular about because of this band.  The complex, often lengthy, compositions that this band has created has enthralled me for quite some time.  … Continue reading

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’80’s me this….Part 1

Like sands through the hourglass….we arrive at one my coveted cassette tapes from the early days of Dead Or Alive.  This band’s easy beats and Pete Burns vocals made it an easy pick at most of the teenage soiree I attended.  … Continue reading

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Metal me this…Part 3

The next band on my recent to my collection list is:  Whitechapel.  Initially, I had trepidation about the name (knowing that the whole “only white people” metal is thing and should be shelved to the dark recess of someone’s else’s blue water … Continue reading

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Metal me this…Part 2

Another group that I’ve been playing of late is The Acacia Strain.  If you gave The Cure meth, had them gargle glass, then throw them into the studio…I’m sure this is what the end result would be.  Doom Metal is … Continue reading

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Metal me this….Part 1

The newest group I’ve listened to and liked for the deep hooks into the slow, heavy hits in the bridges:  

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