Author: Curt

IIIrd Alternative – IIIA

IIIrd Alternative are an instrumental rock band with elements of prog and metal, similar in style to Mogwai. Now, for starters, I want to make it very clear that as a non-musician I tend to get very impatient with instrumental...

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Autumn – Cold Comfort

Female fronted bands seem to take a lot of shit from the metal press and metal fans in general. Tags of “girly” or “pussy-metal” and other ‘nice’ phrases are generally slurred at any band with...

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The Man-Eating Tree – Harvest

The Man-Eating Tree sounds like a band who play fantasy metal or something similar right? After all a man eating tree sounds like something that would come straight out of Narnia or perhaps a Neil Gaiman novel. That’s...

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