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The Black Market

The Black Market: The Month In Metal – September 2018

There's a lot going on in the beginning of Amorphis' "Black Winter Day." Sure, it's just a few seconds of some keyboard chords and a…
Ian Chainey | September 28, 2018 - 3:10 pm

The Black Market

The Black Market: The Month In Metal – February 2016

Earlier this month, the Wall Street Journal ran a piece called "The Weird Global Appeal Of Heavy Metal." The article provides a brief but well-researched…
Doug Moore | February 29, 2016 - 1:51 pm

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The Black Market

The Black Market: The Month In Metal – February 2016

Earlier this month, the Wall Street Journal ran a piece called "The Weird Global Appeal Of Heavy Metal." The article provides a brief but well-researched…
Doug Moore | February 29, 2016 - 1:51 pm

Sylvaine – “Earthbound” (Stereogum Premiere)

The French band Alcest are largely responsible for the post-rock and shoegaze-inspired take on black metal that so many people have come to love. The…
Wyatt Marshall | February 25, 2016 - 10:50 am