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Skin The Pig – Article XIX Review

With the band’s name initially leading me to believe I was listening to some gory type of extreme metal, I was totally taken by the structure of the songs and how well they play in they’re respective order. I don’t think that you will be blown away if you simply want to get lost into the bands complexity, because as state earlier, they mesh each genres into a full working clock

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Seven Steps To The Green Door – The Book Review

Released By : Progressive Promotions Genre : Progressive Rock, Progressive Metal, Art Rock Links : http://www.myspace.com/ssttgd Tracklist: 1. Prologue (A Man And The Book) 2. The Empty Room/The Realization 3. The Crying Child (1st Nail) 4. The Healing Wonder (2nd Nail) 5. The Dividing Water (3rd Nail) 6. The Last Supper (4th Nail) 7. The […]

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Voyager – The Meaning Of I Review

I’m just going to come right out and say it…. Personally I think THE MEANING OF I is VOYAGER’S best album yet and is easily one of my favorite progressive metal albums of the year. I’m not sure whether it’s the world-class production, the band’s best ever lyrical content

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Unexpect – Fables Of The Sleepless Empire Review

UNEXPECT are a friggin’ hard band to review. While they are obviously easiest described as an avant-garde progressive metal group, the fact is that each of their albums so far have included bits and pieces of every type of music you could ever think of…

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Redemption – This Mortal Coil Review

The story keeps on borrowing elements of questioning ones own immortality, an uncertain future that starts off bleak and stranded in the sands of time but slowly passes through the depths of darkness into a more positive outlook on life and everything else. This is what I always enjoyed about Redemption

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Kartikeya – Mahayaga

First up let me say that this album is definitely one of the most interesting and exciting death metal albums I’ve listened to in quite a while and I’m sure with the right exposure this album could really make some massive inroads for the band and may well set them on a course for major success…

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Flaming Row – Elinoire

Spearheading this project is Martin Schella, who some of you might now from his role in STEEL PROTECTOR or maybe even CAST IN SILENCE but he is joined here with a massive cast of people, some who are largely unknowns and a few surprisingly high profile guests too, like Gary Wehrkamp and Brendt Allman both from SHADOW GALLERY, Billy Sherwood from YES and SPOCK’S BEARD occasional member Jimmy Keegan…