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Respect Your Metal Predecessors

Discounting classical, blues and punk roots, it can be reasonably argued that metal as we know it really began on August 30th, 1969 when Black Sabbath played their first show as Black Sabbath. That makes Metal as a genre 48 years, 9 months, 3 weeks, and 3 days old to the day. The average human life...
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Metal Shop Playlist for June 23rd, 2018

Pantera – I’m Broken Pantera – Domination Hellyeah – Thank You Pantera – Yesterday Don’t Mean Sh** Pantera – Cowboys From Hell Pantera – Cemetary Gates Pantera – Live In A Hole Pantera – Primal Concrete Sledge From The Vault Sieges Even – Life Cycle (1988) SwampheavY Interview SwampheavY – Surfing...
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R.I.P Vinnie Paul

R.I.P Vinnie Paul. It’s with great sadness that I type these words. Vinnie Paul, best known as the drummer for Pantera, Damageplan and Hellyeah passed away this evening at the age of 54. At this time, there has been no official statement on the cause of death, but we will keep you updated on the...
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Metal Shop Playlist for Saturday June 16th, 2018

Rhapsody Of Fire – Unholy Warcry Power Trip – Executioner’s Tax (Live) Skeletonwitch – When Paradise Fades Abysmal Dawn – Inanimate Inherit Disease – Mutant 2.0 After The Fallout – Insurrection Nasum – Sixteen Harm’s Way Interview Harm’s Way – Sink Type O Negative – My Girlfriend’s Girlfriend From...
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Chicago band Harm's Way has been busting their collective ass for a looooong time, releasing heavy jams and ignited pits worlwide. Their new album "Posthuman" came out a few months back on Metal Blade Records and that's a huge move for them. The members of Harm's Way joined us in studio on Friday...

Metal Shop Playlist for Saturday June 9th, 2018

Skeletal Remains – Catastrophic Retribution Jungle Rot – Fearmonger Devil Driver – Ghost Riders In The Sky (Johnny Cash cover) Scorpions - Blackout Hoth Interview Hoth – Vengeance Hoth – Citadel Of The Necromancer Harm’s Way – Sink Wake Of Humanity – Living In The Shadow Of A Grotesque Lie From The...
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KISW Presents Flotsam and Jetsam

Progressive thrash legends Flotsam and Jetsam are coming to El Corazon. Formed in Pheonix, Arizona in 1981, Flotsam and Jetsam have been a mainstay in the prog/thrash world for the last 30 years. Prepare for some old school style headbanging to " Suffer the Masses ", " Hammerhead " and more!
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Metal Shop Playlist for Saturday June 2nd, 2018

Insomnium-Ephemeral Himsa-Kiss or Kill Agoraphobic Nosebleed -Repercussions In the Life of a Pseudo Intellectual Jackass/ Doctored Results Judas Priest-Necromancer Drawn and Quatered-A World In Ashes Spectral Voice-Thresholds Beyond Paradise Lost-Remembrance Dee Snider-Tomorrow’s No Concern Iron...
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