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The Chronicles of DOOM: Virulence, “If This Isn’t a Dream … 1985-1989”

By the mid 1980s, many of hardcore’s old guard were outgrowing their three chord attack.  A lot of bands found a new identity in...

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The Chronicles of DOOM: “The Lord of the Logos”

My copy of Lord of the Logos arrived just after the monstrous snow storm hit. While the snow drifted six feet up my stairs, some mysterious...

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The Chronicles of DOOM: New Releases — Skullflower and Sigh

Skullflower: Strange Keys to Untune God’s Firmament (Neurot) Strange Keys to Untune God’s Firmament is the latest offering from cult...

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The Chronicles of DOOM: Hellbent For Cooking – The Heavy Metal Cookbook

Ben Wiser interviews Heavy Metal Cookbook author Annick Giroux in an unusually delicious edition of the Chronicles of DOOM....

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The Chronicles of DOOM: Pelican, “What We All Come to Need”

Well met, knaves, rogues, and scoundrels. I’ve been a fan of the Chicago band Pelican since I first heard Australasia on a late-night...

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The Chronicles of DOOM: Dio at Donington, 1983

I’m sure by now everyone is aware that Ronnie James Dio was diagnosed with stomach cancer in November. He is currently recovering...

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The Chronicles of DOOM: Kiss, “The Elder Demos”

I watched a documentary on KISS recently. It was a pretty in-depth affair. Paul and Gene, talking openly, candidly about their long and...

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The Chronicles of Doom: New Releases

Start off your Thursday with punishing chunks of doom from some of the best new metal releases, including brand new Yoga, Baroness, and...

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The Chronicles of DOOM: OM, “God is Good”

At four songs, Om‘s God is Good feels less like a whole album than a brief and tantalizing glimpse at what is yet to come. Om is a...

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The Chronicles of Doom: A Chat With Aidan Baker of Nadja

Since 2002, Nadja — the Toronto-based duo of Aidan Baker and Leah Buckareff — have released over 40 full length LPs, split...

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The Chronicles of DOOM II: Ancestors and the Black Box

MONOLITH OF DOOM AND DESTRUCTION UNLEASHED UPON THE POPULACE – BATTERIES NOT INCLUDED The Black Box (Flingco Sound System) The box...

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The Chronicles of DOOM: The Gates of Slumber, “Hymns of Blood and Thunder”

II. Kromrod the Fierce wiped the blood from his massive broadsword. The chill fog of the Northern Wastes cleared the fetid dungeon air from...