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Beginner’s Guide: Voivod

An introduction to the Canadian sci-fi thrash metal band.

GWAR add co-frontwoman to their line up

New character Vulvatron, first prominent female role for GWAR.

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YOB : Clearing the Path to Ascend

While metal goes through its midlife crisis, the Portland doom trio continue to age gracefully.

Pallbearer Foundations of Burden review

Pallbearer : Foundations of Burden

Little Rock quartet’s second is a triumph of doom metal ambition, as well as an album that transcends it.

Treble's editor airs his grievances

Pet Grief: The Top 10 Responses to our Metal list

Addressing the least common yet most amusing complaints about our recent feature.

Wolves in the Throne Room Celestite

Wolves in the Throne Room : Celestite

Washington black metal duo offers a transitional release of ambient material that works fine, but still feels like a minor release.

Psalm Zero The Drain

Psalm Zero : The Drain

A collaboration between Andrew Hock of Castevet and Charlie Looker of Zs/Extra Life, Psalm Zero draw from industrial metal sounds on their Profound Lore debut.

In Solitude Sister review

In Solitude : Sister

Swedish heavy metallers add some more gothic darkness and meaty riffs into their theatrical approach.

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Gorguts : Colored Sands

Canadian death metal outfit continues to show outside-the-box innovation on their first record in 12 years.

Power Trip Manifest Decimation review

Power Trip : Manifest Decimation

On their Southern Lord debut, Dallas’ Power Trip carve up a badass thrash metal sound.

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Deafheaven : Sunbather

San Francisco’s black metal iconoclasts find new beauty and sophistication on their second album.

Killing Joke singles collection

Killing Joke : The Singles Collection — 1979-2012

UK post-punk titans reveal three decades of venom and power on their new double-disc singles comp.

Inter Arma Sky Burial review

Inter Arma : Sky Burial

Death from above… and below.

Treble's editor airs his grievances

Pet Grief : Metal Health

A celebration of metal.

Baroness Yellow and Green review

Baroness : Yellow and Green

A sprawling trip into new, heavy dimensions.