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SHOW REVIEW: Mala Suerte, Solomon, and Fogg at the Lost Well Austin, TX 10/18/13

Contributed by Jake Holmes Dear readers, I must confess I have been on a massive doom metal binge lately.  I’ve been cranking the hell out of a ton of The Gates of Slumber, Hour of 13, Saint Vitus, and Austin’s … Continue reading

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REVIEW: Total Abuse, Austin TX

Contributed by Jake Holmes   For this week’s installment of my column, I decided to write about something different than the death/thrash/black/doom metal that dominates about 95% of my show-going experiences.  This is for two reasons — one namely because … Continue reading

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REVIEW: Shawn Whitaker, Iniquitous Savagery, Psychiatric Regurgitation, Flesh Horder, VBT at Metal and Lace Austin, TX 9/12/13

Contributed by Jake Holmes     After venturing to Metal and Lace (also known as Headhunters) two weeks beforehand to see a thunderous doom and sludge metal showcase, it was time to return for a TXDM grinding on Thursday, September … Continue reading

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Review: Pistol Whipping a Blind Kid’s EP “PWABK”

Contributed by Malaking Gulo Hails! Malaking Gulo is here once again with another review. I’m happy to be speaking my mind on Pistol Whipping a Blind Kid from Hell Paso, TX and their EP “PWABK”. I was surprised listening to … Continue reading

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My Iron Maiden/Megadeth Experience – Austin, TX 9/10/13

Contributed by Tristan Spears of Motorbreath Entertainment It was my first going to the Austin 360 amphitheater, and I was excited! After traveling 25 miles and going through a few rain storms I reached the venue, and not a cloud … Continue reading

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Review: Hod/The Blood Royale/Widower @Beerland, Austin TX 8/30/13

  If you’re into underground metal and happen to live in Austin, there is a very good chance that you have been to a show at Beerland on Red River.  The venue is a popular center for many local and … Continue reading

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REVIEW: Destroyer of Light, Bearded Ox, Beneath Oblivion, Slurr, Curse the Heavens, S.L.U.G. @ Metal and Lace, Austin TX 8/23/13

Contributed by Jake Holmes This review is dedicated to the memory of Joey LaCaze, drummer of Eyehategod, who passed away on the day that this show took place.  As such, this review is best read with Eyehategod albums playing at … Continue reading

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Thrash Fans

Contributed by Tristan Spears We asked our local TX THRASH fans what Thrash is to them. Who got them in to Thrash? Why Thrash? I have been into thrash since the beginning…day one – thanks to my older brother for … Continue reading

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The Life and Death of a Disc Jockey

  Contributed by Adam                  I have always loved radio. When I was about 4 years old I figured out how to work my Dad’s stereo… how to dial in a station, put … Continue reading

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Review: Obeisance/Perversion/Nekrofilth/Terminated/Reaper @ Ultra Lounge, Chicago IL 8/17/13

Contributed by Malaking Gulo I would like to start off my first column with a very recent experience I had on Saturday (8/17/13) at a show in Chicago’s Ultra Lounge venue. The show was set up months in advance by … Continue reading

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