May 2016 19

Headspace - All That You Fear Is GoneHeadspace
Category: Progressive / Metal
Album: All That You Fear Is Gone
Stars: 3.5
Blurb: Effective songwriting balanced with technical mastery from a group with enough credentials to please prog/rock and metal fans.

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May 2016 19

PRONG - X - No AbsolutesPRONG
Category: Alt. / Metal / Industrial
Album: X – No Absolutes
Stars: 4
Blurb: Once again going for a “no filler, all killer” approach, this tenth full-length release from the hybrid thrash/metal trio is worth every hard rocking second.

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May 2016 19

Judda - Total Fucking WarJudda
Category: Industrial / Rock
Album: Total Fucking War
Stars: 3.5
Blurb: Not just a time capsule of a band that came apart at the seams before achieving its full potential, but also of that time and sound of ‘90s industrial/rock in all its vile and vicious splendor.

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May 2016 19

With the Dead - With the DeadWith the Dead
Category: Doom Metal
Album: With the Dead
Stars: 4
Blurb: Crafted from a trio of hardened veterans of the genre, the debut from With the Dead is an archetypical and anguished album that virtually defines doom metal.

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May 2016 19

The Sweetest Condition - Edge of the WorldThe Sweetest Condition
Category: Electro-pop / Rock
Album: Edge of the World
Stars: 3
Blurb: Rocking textures, danceable beats, and darkly emotional melodies resound in this debut from a Nashville duo with lots of talent to offer.

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May 2016 19

SMP releases collection of rare remixesSMP and Music Ration Entertainment have issued Hacked, Vol. 2, a collection of rare remixes, as the latest in an ongoing series of digital re-releases. Featuring eight never-before-heard remixes, one out-of-print remix, three bonus instrumentals, and nine remixes that appeared on the out-of-print original CD version of Hacked [..]

May 2016 16

Blue Öyster Cult to perform exclusive UK dateLegendary Long Island rock band Blue Öyster Cult will be performing an exclusive date in the UK at the London O2 Forum Kentish Townhill on Friday, July 29. The performances marks the 40th anniversary of the band’s platinum selling fourth album Agents of Fortune, originally released in 1976 [..]