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Christian Mistress – To Your Death (Relapse)

In 2012, Christian Mistress released their excellent first full-length album, Possession, which made my Lucky 13 for the year. They toured Europe, and then, they went home. No further promotion, no triumphant North American tour. Not a peep from the … Continue reading

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Castle – Under Siege (Prosthetic Records)

Castle – Under Siege (Prosthetic Records) Castle’s anticipated third album sounds deceptively simple at first listen. Some might embrace or dismiss it as old school/retro “vest metal,” but once you’re sucked in (and you will be if you have any … Continue reading

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Slough Feg – Digital Resistance (Metal Blade, 2014)

It’s been nearly four years since Slough Feg’s last release, Animal Spirits (2010, Profound Lore), but the band’s status has continued to grow, thanks to their reputation as incredible live performers, and a back catalog of eight albums that’s the … Continue reading

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The Sword – Apocryphon

Ever since Austin, TX band The Sword released their first album, the magnificent Age Of Winters in 2006, there’s been divided opinions on their worthiness and authenticity as a metal band. It’s not that they were all that much different from … Continue reading

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