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The 50 Best Metal Albums Of 2013

In our May Premature Evaluation of Deafheaven's Sunbather, I compared the album to Agalloch's 2010 LP, Marrow Of The Spirit. In my opinion, Marrow is…
Michael Nelson | December 10, 2013 - 10:33 am
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The Black Market: The Month In Metal – March 2013

Alongside all the punk, post-punk, pop, hip-hop, and indie rock, I actually got to see a lot of metal at SXSW: I started my marathon…
Michael Nelson | March 28, 2013 - 3:16 pm
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Haunting The Chapel’s Top 26 Metal Albums Of 2011 So Far

Before the quibbling starts: I didn't include YOB's Atma because it isn't out until August. It would be way up there. I've also been listening…
Brandon Stosuy | June 28, 2011 - 9:48 am
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WIFE – “Heart Is A Far Light”

James Kelly made his name as frontman for the incredible Irish post-black metal band Altar Of Plagues, but he dissolved that band last year, after…
Michael Nelson | April 10, 2014 - 10:32 am

Altar Of Plagues/The Atlas Moth Announce U.S. Tour

I saw Altar Of Plagues when they played The Studio At Webster Hall in August 2010 -- it wound up being the best show I…
Michael Nelson | July 9, 2012 - 10:59 am

Altar Of Plagues – “Feather And Bone” (Stereogum Premiere)

Since forming in Cork, Ireland in 2006, the intelligent, expansive ambient black metal quartet Altar Of Plagues have put the EP form to good use:…
Brandon Stosuy | March 25, 2011 - 11:11 am
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