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2019 In Review

The Black Market: The Year In Metal 2019

Welcome to our December Best Of The Rest Blowout. At midnight, 2019 is dead. Let’s remember it one last time before adorable Baby New Year…
Ian Chainey | December 31, 2019 - 11:17 am

The Black Market

The Black Market: The Month In Metal – April 2019

When you're a metal god, people want to know about the time you lost your fingers. "One day, the person that would be sending me…
Ian Chainey | April 30, 2019 - 1:30 pm

2016 In Review

The 40 Best Metal Albums Of 2016

Let's just put this out there: Metal had a pretty bad 2016. Maybe this is specific to my country, America, which also had a pretty…
Michael Nelson | December 14, 2016 - 10:20 am

More Murg stories

The Black Market

The Black Market: The Month In Metal – April 2019

When you're a metal god, people want to know about the time you lost your fingers. "One day, the person that would be sending me…
Ian Chainey | April 30, 2019 - 1:30 pm

Murg – “Renhet”

Black metal has been atomized beyond the point of recognition, perhaps even beyond the possibility of recognition. Perhaps it has always been this way. Perhaps,…
Michael Nelson | March 1, 2019 - 11:51 am

The Black Market

The Black Market: The Month In Metal – November 2016

From our viewpoint at the end of 2016, "War Pigs" -- the ubiquitous leadoff track from Black Sabbath's sophomore album Paranoid -- looks like an…
Doug Moore | November 30, 2016 - 12:41 pm

Premiere

MURG – “Mästarens Resa I Mörkret”

The black metal duo MURG emerged out of thin air last year, presumably in some icicled and snow-blanketed Swedish forest, announcing themselves with the remarkably…
Wyatt Marshall | November 16, 2016 - 11:04 am

2015 In Review

The 50 Best Metal Albums Of 2015

If we're just talking about the music -- and isn't that, like, the thing we're talking about here? -- then 2015 was a great year…
Michael Nelson | December 10, 2015 - 10:20 am

Best New Bands

Stereogum’s 50 Best New Bands Of 2015

Stereogum's Best New Bands list is back! After taking off last year, today we return with a rundown of the artists that have spent the…
Stereogum | October 22, 2015 - 10:00 am

List

The Black Market: The Month In Metal – February 2015

At the very end of January, a few days after last month's Black Market was published, Tom interviewed Wes Borland -- the guitar player in…
Michael Nelson | February 25, 2015 - 11:53 am