Posts tagged "Uncle Acid And The Deadbeats"

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

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

The Black Market: The Month In Metal – April 2013

Metal in 2013 will to some extent be defined by two stories that made their debuts in April, one of which was included on our list of the month's best songs, the other which was not but deserves to be discussed here just the same. The latter is Ghost B.C.'s Infestissumam, which was released o… More »

By: Michael Nelson / April 29, 2013