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Heavy Metal N'awlins Style

Growing up in New Orleans in the 80's might sound like really exciting but in all honesty, it wasn't really all that. I wasn't old enough to drink, I wasn't old enough to go to the French Quarter after sundo...
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That Metal Show Pisses Me Off!

Have you ever watched a show or seen a band and wondered just how the fuck they got that job? That's what I think EVERY FUCKING TIME I watch That Metal Show on VH1 Classics. So first off, as a metalhead, I th...
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Ozzy Osbourne, A Legacy Tarnished

I remember a time when Ozzy Osbourne was one of the most feared icons in music. As the former lead singer of Black Sabbath, Ozzy had already established himself as an iconic Heavy Metal frontman. Ozzy was the...
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Top 5 Concerts of 2008

I was lucky enough to see close to 30 shows this year. Every one of them seemed to be a great show in their own right which I knew would make it impossible to whittle it down to a Top 5. I could’ve done a Top 1...
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Top 10 Releases of 2008

2008 was a killer year for new music in my opinion. This years list is also unusual because it consists of not one, not two, but THREE Chapel Hill, NC based bands and one Durham, NC based band. Last year was ki...
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Friday’s One Hour Of Music

I kinda forgot to post this on Friday.  Sorry for the delay but hell, better late than never! 7:48am – Allman Brothers Band – Firing Line What a bouncy way to start Friday morning’s “Hour of Music”. This o...