Reviews – CD

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Jupiter Zeus – On Earth

The band’s bio makes mention of the fact that the previous incarnation of Jupiter Zeus was called Nebula. And no, this is not Eddie…

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Taurus – No/Thing

Life, the debut from Portland doom duo Taurus, consisted of two 15+ minute tracks: “Life Pt. 1” and “Life Pt. 2.” No/Thing, their sophomore…

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OFF! – Wasted Years

As good or exciting as it might be, most of the hardcore punk made in the twenty-first century misses the original spirit of the…

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Hark – Crystalline

Hark, here be another band with a Clutch connection.  Frontman Jimbob Isaaac has done artwork for ‘em, along with the likes of Red Fang, Kvelertak…

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Kuolemanlaakso – Tulijoutsen

The most obvious thing about Kuolemanlaakso’s Tulijoutsen is that it’s another collection of doomy, slow-moving metal from Finland, one that will certainly reinforce the stereotype…

Mount Salem - Endless

Mount Salem – Endless

Originally released in 2013, Endless comprised the first six tracks the spankin’ new Chicago band Mount Salem wrote. That caught the attention of Metal…