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New England metal supergroup seeks singer


Well now here’s a Help Wanted ad you just don’t see every day. Want to sing for a metal super group consisting of dudes from...
By Michael Marotta  |  July 07, 2010

They Am Ozzy: Shadows Fall don pouffy shirts, cover "Bark at the Moon"


Lesson to lesser metal bands:  there's no need to stop at just covering an Ozzy song. If you're gonna re-do an '80s classic, go hard...
By Carly Carioli  |  February 16, 2010
Mp3: Microsoft leaks new Shadows Fall track

Mp3: Microsoft leaks new Shadows Fall track


Ummm. . . no you fucking don't.Shadows Fall: apparently, they're a PC. As a rule of thumb you can't download anything off MySpace anymore, but over...
By Carly Carioli  |  July 31, 2009
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Slay anything

Boston's Irepress weren't supposed to be an instrumental band. What they've evolved into just happens to be too stylishly sinuous to lend itself to lots of words.
Words fail the post-everything epics of Irepress
By BARRY THOMPSON  |  February 09, 2009
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Testosterowned

Thirteen years is a long time in heavy metal, but as the eerie distended melody of Only Living Witness filled the Middle East downstairs on Saturday, time flickered and then collapsed.
Only Living Witness at the Middle East Downstairs, June 21, 2008
By JAMES PARKER  |  June 24, 2008
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Going on sale: February 22, 2008

Kimya Dawson, Paramore, Busdriver, and more.
Breaking news from the concert ticket trade
By GOING ON SALE  |  February 19, 2008


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Going on sale: February 15, 2008

The Kills, Cloud Cult, Jay-Z, and more.
Breaking news from the concert ticket trade
By GOING ON SALE  |  February 13, 2008
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Triumph of the will

Just a few years ago, they were known as Kobalt, and things weren’t going as planned.
Thy Will Be Done are forging a new kind of metal
By BOB GULLA  |  October 30, 2007
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Top 10 local CDs: June 3, 2007

Dropkick Murphys, Death Before Dishonor, Dinosaur Jr., and more.
As reported by Newbury Comics
By TOP 10 LOCAL CDS  |  June 04, 2007

Boston music news: June 8, 2007

As Brett Milano detailed in “Cellars by Starlight”, a couple of years back Linda Viens and Emily Grogan were playing their guitars while their kids played together.
Notes on Angeline, Girl Authority, and Shadows Fall
By JIM SULLIVAN  |  June 04, 2007
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Top 10 local CDs: Week of May 11, 2007

Dinosaur Jr., Dropkick Murphys, Shadows Fall, and more.
As reported by Newbury Comics
By TOP 10 LOCAL CDS  |  May 08, 2007


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Metal fans are a dogmatic bunch.
Threads of Life | Atlantic
By BEN RICHARDSON  |  May 01, 2007
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Top 10 local CDs: Week of May 4, 2007

Vanna, Dropkick Murphys, Shadows Fall, and more.
As reported by Newbury Comics
By TOP 10 LOCAL CDS  |  April 30, 2007
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Top 10 local CDs: Week of April 27, 2007

Dropkick Murphys, Shadows Fall, Guster, and more.
As reported by Newbury Comics
By TOP 10 LOCAL CDS  |  April 24, 2007
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Top 10 local CDs: Week of April 20, 2007

Shadows Fall, Dropkick Murphys, Guster, and more.
As reported by Newbury Comics
By TOP 10 LOCAL CDS  |  April 17, 2007
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Top 10 local CDs: Week of April 8, 2007

Shadows Fall, Dropkick Murphys, Big D and the Kids Table, and more.
As reported by Newbury Comics
By TOP 10 LOCAL CDS  |  April 09, 2007


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Going on sale: February 2, 2007

Decemberists, Kaiser Chiefs, Killers, Martin Sexton, and more.
Breaking news from the concert ticket trade
By GOING ON SALE  |  February 01, 2007

Harmonic insurgents

A mile away from the hockey-rink boom of the current metal moment, the user-friendly riffs and breastbeating melodies, these dudes demand their own definitions. Converge, "No Heroes" (mp3)
The graphic intensity of Converge
By JAMES PARKER  |  November 01, 2006
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Top ten Boston CDs: August 13, 2006

Coming in IIIs.
As reported by Newbury Comics
By TOP 10 BOSTON CDS  |  August 15, 2006
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Top 10 local CDs: August 6

Dane Cook, Harmful If Swallowed [Comedy Central]
As reported by Newbury Comics
By TOP 10 LOCAL CDS  |  August 08, 2006
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Top Ten Boston CDs: July 30

Dane and the Gang
As reported by Newbury Comics
By BOSTON PHOENIX MUSIC STAFF  |  August 01, 2006


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Top Ten Boston CDs: week of July 23, 2006

1_ Dane Cook, Harmful If Swallowed [Comedy Central]
As reported by Newbury Comics
By EDITORIAL  |  July 24, 2006
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Massed metal

Here’s your dose of heavy-metal splendor: a young man stands on a mattress on the floor of a room in his mother’s house in Tewksbury holding in his hands a $100 bass that he borrowed from his cousin, emptying his mind, priming his core. Only Living W
The legacy of the great Only Living Witness
By JAMES PARKER  |  July 04, 2006
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Top Ten Boston CDs: week of June 25, 2006

Ganging Up on the competition
As reported by Newbury Comics
By EDITORIAL  |  June 27, 2006
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Top ten Boston CDs: week of June 18, 2006

Fallout falls in; Lif is lifted
As reported by Newbury Comics
By EDITORIAL  |  June 20, 2006
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Top 10 Boston CDs: January 22, 2006

Comedy, hipster indie, and nu-metal retain a choke-hold on the charts.
as reported by Newbury Comics
By BOSTON TOP TEN  |  January 25, 2006