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I spent the second week of March at SXSW, and I spent a pretty good percentage of my SXSW at metal shows. In truth, most of the people I talked to at the festival seemed to agree that this year's…   Read Story »
There's already a clear narrative for the year in metal, and we're only three months in. This came up once already when we wrote about the band Indian in January's Black Market (coincidentally, that…   Read Story »
Chicago blackened sludge/doom quartet Lord Mantis' sophomore album, Pervertor, was one of Stereogum's favorite metal records of 2012. Last year, the band contributed to one of the most intense live…   Read Story »