Voices Of Destiny: Crisis Cult

Female-fronted gothic metal band Voices Of Destiny have created their third album, Crisis Cult. Formed in 2004, the German-based group has had several different members throughout the past decade. The current quintet has collaborated to generate something that captures their distinct sounds. Crisis Cult contains intense instrumentation that provides …

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Kids: Rich Coast

Moving mountains with a captivating delivery that follows in the similar footsteps of groundbreaking artists like Mumford & Sons, The Lumineers and Of Monsters And Men, the Ft. Lauderdale-based quartet Kids finally ring in the New Year with Rich Coast, a breathtaking effort that brings justice to their simplistic, …

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Amniac: Infinite

Hailing from Piraeus, Greece, Amniac have placed a unique footprint on the metal scene. Formed in 2010, the quartet recently recorded their first full-length album, Infinite. Within the seven tracks, Amniac provides heavy, yet hauntingly melodic music. There’s almost an ebb and flow in the songs that works incredibly …

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Derek Grant: Break Down

Derek Grant has lent his musical talents to many groups and projects. He is noted most for his role as the drummer in Alkaline Trio, but to his credit, Grant has many more talents beyond what his claim to fame has led many to perceive. His abilities have allowed him …

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36 Crazyfists: Time & Trauma

2014 marked the 20th anniversary of metal band 36 Crazyfists. Originally formed in Anchorage, Alaska, the quartet have recorded their seventh studio album, Time & Trauma. With a four-year break from their last album release, the group has come back packing quite a punch. Frontman Brock Lindow’s intense vocals …

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Battle Beast: Unholy Savior

In today’s industry, a band’s image is just as important as their music, but Battle Beast have nothing to worry about. They have their image, and that’s one of a lion-like humanoid warrior fighting through a Hellish world of fire and robots. Unholy Savior, their most recent album, continues …

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Semicircle: Blown Breeze, Grown Grass, And We Are Part Of The Earth

The Georgia-based band Semicircle has an inception story that entails the effort of one founding member who followed his curiosity and pushed for members to come together. Four years later the band is still intact and making new music, the next installment on their story of growth and resilience. Their …

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Blue & Gold: In My Head

There’s something about a band with multiple vocalists that’s just entrancing; two singers whose voices complement and contrast the others. One such band is Blue & Gold, a Brooklyn-based foursome looking to make waves in the music scene. Fronting the band are guitarist/vocalists Chloe Raynes and Alex Kapelman, who play …

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The Birthday Massacre: Superstition

With the announcement of The Birthday Massacre’s new album, Superstition, I had a moment of delight. I was instantaneously brought back to the moment when I was introduced the band: my freshman year in high school. Usually a time of exploration in an adolescent’s life, I credit this year …

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Within Temptation: Let Us Burn

Within Temptation’s recent release of Let Us Burn is a promising live compilation of 34 tracks from several of their previously released albums. The female-fronted symphonic rock/metal band chose to feature multiple songs from two of their most favored shows, Elements and the Hydra world tour. Recorded on two separate …

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