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The 50 Best Albums Of 2014

Music is a messy thing. There’s too much of it, too many genres, too many ideas, for anyone to make sense out of all of it — or even to hear all of it. The idea of imposing a narrative on 365 days of music, of making sense of a whole year, is a fool’… More »

By: Stereogum / December 2, 2014 - 9:39 am

Horrendous – “The Stranger” (Stereogum Premiere)

In August’s Black Market, Aaron suggested that Horrendous were part of a subgenre that might be called the “New Wave Of Progressive Old-School Swedish Death Metal.” That’s a mouthful, but it sounds about right! Two things to be aware of, though: 1) Horrendous are an American band (from Philadelphia, I think, although their bio simply… More »

By: Michael Nelson / September 3, 2014 - 10:57 am

The Black Market: The Month In Metal – August 2014

Guys, I usually kick off the Black Market with a lengthy introductory essay, an aggregation of my thoughts on the month in metal. But August … August kinda ate me alive. That is not to say that I don’t have thoughts, or that August didn’t generate enough thoughts to inspire an essay. I do! It… More »

By: Michael Nelson / August 29, 2014 - 9:39 am