CANTO: Sabaton, Bismuth, Horseneck, and More

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“In times they are needed, such times they appear. When a leader has fallen, a hero arise.”

“Ein Bier… bitte.”
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CANTO: Uada, Judicator, Amaranthe, and More

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“Army of liberation, gunpoint indoctrination. The fires of sedation fulfill the prophecy.”

“Ein Bier… bitte.”
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CANTO: Kataklysm, Lamb of God, Skeletal Remains, and More

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“Blindly consuming mass manufactured faith, mankind is a festering parasite. Relentlessly draining its host dry, nailing belief to a cross of genocide.”

“Ein Bier… bitte.”
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CANTO: Enslaved, Green Carnation, DevilDriver, and More

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“Celestial buried mind resting, resting without peace still.”

“Ein Bier… bitte.”
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Album Review: Paradise Lost — “Obsidian”

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Paradise Lost are one of those bands where everyone has their favorite album, and they’re all different from person to person.  Whether it’s Draconian Times or Host or their eponymous debut, The Plague Within, One Second, whatever, it’s hard to argue that there isn’t something to enjoy in the vast scope of their catalogue.  Personally, when I first heard 2018’s Medusa, I was sure that they could not get better than the ultra-heavy kick-in-the-face that album was.  I was wrong.  Obsidian is more than just a follow-up to Medusa.  It’s everything that was good about Medusa turned up to 11. Continue reading