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2014 In Review: That Metal Show's Don Jamieson - "My worst thing in 2014? Not getting the drum gig in Slipknot"

It's been a good year, says the TMS comic...

Hello, and welcome back to Metal as Fuck! Fot those who don't know, please give us a brief introduction...

Job For A Cowboy - Sun Eater (Metal Blade)

Death metal is the new job for this Cowboy
Release Date: 
11 Nov 2014 (All day)

Nearly ten years ago, a little band out of Arizona calling themselves Job For A Cowboy released an album entitled Doom.

Goatwhore- Constricting Rage of the Merciless (Metal Blade)

Goatwhore are back to once again lay waste in Satan's name!
Release Date: 
8 Jul 2014 (All day)

Goatwhore is back with a new album, and it happens to sound just like a new Goatwhore album.

Allegaeon- Elements of the Infinite (Metal Blade)

Is there really such a thing as a technical death metal album that's immediate as well as engaging?
Release Date: 
24 Jun 2014 (All day)

As a music critic, it’s a rare pleasure indeed when an album you weren’t expecting to like surprises you by being awesome.

The Black Dahlia Murder- Fool 'Em All (Metal Blade DVD)

The Black Dahlia Murder are back with their second DVD, but does it hold up?

Fool ‘Em All is the second DVD by The Black Dahlia Murder and in the interim years since the last one, the band has gone through some significant changes in terms of their

Mount Salem - Endless (Metal Blade)

Frustrating...
Release Date: 
4 Mar 2014 - 12:30am

Mount Salem tick all the boxes for me: powerful female vocalist, psychedelic doom rock sound and sultry organ/keyboard work being just three of the said boxes.

Dave Brockie AKA GWAR's Oderus - Backstage at the Brisbane Soundwave

"Fuck it! Bring the sun! I’ll beat the sun. I’ll stab the fucking sun right in the fucking heart and kill it! I’ll bring it down to the fucking plains of Australia – we’ll put it on that big rock you guys have – and we’ll all fuck it!”

As the Australian media attempts to invoke outrage over GWAR's beheading of Tony Abbott (haven't heard much about the debreasting of The Queen yet

Oderus Urungus Speaks Forth...

GWAR! GWAR! GWAR! GWAR!

When GWAR’s vocalist Oderus Urungus (in another world known as Dave Brockie) answers the phone I am treated to his best Australian impersonation –

Black Dahlia's Trevor Strnad In New Mexico: 'It's just a commitment to metal'...

"It’s like a secret world of awesomeness..."

When I caught up with The Black Dahlia Murder vocalist Trevor Strnad, he and the rest of the band were enjoying a day off from the Warped Tour in