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The Black Market

The Black Market: The Month In Metal – May 2017

We usually kick off the Black Market with one of my standard 8,000-word screeds about whatever happened to irritate me during the preceding four weeks,…
Doug Moore | May 31, 2017 - 12:13 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

2016 In Review

Stereogum’s 100 Favorite Songs Of 2016

Is anything more personal than a favorite song? Even with our thinking caps on, we all experience music through unrelentingly individual ears. When evaluating entire…
Stereogum | December 6, 2016 - 10:00 am

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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

The Black Market

The Black Market: The Month In Metal – March 2016

This past Saturday, I was lucky enough to catch the storied Canadian progressive death metal band Gorguts in the Dutch city of Tilburg, on the…
Doug Moore | March 31, 2016 - 12:43 pm

WODE – “Cloaked In Ruin” (Stereogum Premiere)

We're only two months into 2016, but already the year has inundated us with great metal -- not just impressive stuff, but albums that feel…
Michael Nelson | March 1, 2016 - 11:08 am