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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 the best metal album of the millennium (so far), the apotheosis of what had also been, I believed, the best metal year of the millennium (so far) -- perha… More »

By: Michael Nelson / December 10, 2013

Stream Dressed In Streams S/T + Azad Hind (Stereogum Premiere)

Dressed In Streams has quietly amassed a small but extraordinary discography of epic atmospheric black metal over the past year or so. Songs from Dressed In Streams have been featured in our own metal column, the Black Market, twice, and with good reason -- DIS's music is absolutely unique. First, there's a heavy… More »

By: Wyatt Marshall / September 17, 2013

The Black Market: The Month In Metal – June 2013

Earlier this month, I spent a Saturday afternoon at the Brooklyn metal-themed bar Duff's: a cluttered dive situated in the basement of an apartment building, illuminated even in the daytime only by red Christmas lights, a 13" CRT television blasting a gnarled VHS copy of Ace Ventura: Pet Detective, and the white-on-chrome glow… More »

By: Michael Nelson / June 27, 2013

The Black Market: The Month In Metal – February 2013

Welcome to the Black Market, a new space at Stereogum dedicated to talking about and listening to heavy music. By "heavy music" I mean metal, mostly, although that word is vague and meaningless enough to make it useless at this point. Metal is an insular subculture made up of a zillion insular sub-subcultures -- to… More »

By: Michael Nelson / February 27, 2013