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The Black Market

The Black Market: The Month In Metal – September 2014

In July's Black Market, I wrote a long essay on the ways in which metal bands catfish their fans, and in that piece, I mentioned…
Michael Nelson | September 30, 2014 - 2:01 pm

Album Of The Week

Album Of The Week: Old Man Gloom NO

Some release weeks are just slow. I try to find something to get amped about every week, but this time I just couldn't do it.
Tom Breihan | July 3, 2012 - 11:48 am

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Isis Reuniting For Caleb Scofield Tribute Show Under New Name

Aaron Turner's post-metal band Isis called it quits in 2010, long before they'd ever be mistaken for the militant band of terrorists that go by…
James Rettig | June 12, 2018 - 5:08 pm

Cave In’s Caleb Scofield Has Died At 39

Caleb Scofield, longtime bassist for the Boston trio Cave In, has died after a catastrophic car accident. NECN reports that Scofield crashed his car into…
Tom Breihan | March 29, 2018 - 4:44 pm

Stream Old Man Gloom The Ape Of God (Stereogum Premiere)

The promotional campaign/unconventional-release strategy behind Old Man Gloom's upcoming The Ape Of God is one of the weirdest I've ever come across. I'll recount it…
Michael Nelson | November 10, 2014 - 10:18 am

Old Man Gloom – “The Lash”

Aaron Turner's great post-metal band Isis called it quits in 2010, and his great indie metal label Hydra Head Records effectively shut down in 2012,…
Michael Nelson | September 11, 2014 - 10:54 am