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(2001) Kamelot – Karma: Anniversary Special

Kamelot's breakthrough album, "Karma," was released on this day in 2001, solidifying the band's place as one of the premier power metal bands of their day. Read our anniversary special of this iconic album here...

(1991) Alice Cooper – Hey Stoopid: Anniversary Special

Following up a masterpiece like "Trash" is tough, but Alice Cooper made the effort on this day, 30 years ago in 1991! Check out our anniversary specil of "Hey Stoopid"!

(1991) Bathory – Twilight of the Gods: Anniversary Special

We missed sharing this at the end of June, but did you know that Bathory's "Twilight of the Gods" turned 30 this year? Have a drink in Quorthon's memory and check out our anniversary review here...

(2001) Sonata Arctica – Silence: Anniversary Special

Today we celebrate the 20th anniversary of Sonata Arctica's ever-popular "Silence" album! Skeptic Bear Wiseman and fan Simo Kuusterä team up to review the album for this milestone. Check out the review here...

(1991) Type O Negative – Slow, Deep and Hard: Anniversary Special

Thirty years ago today, Type O Negative released their debut, "Slow, Deep and Hard." Check out our anniversary special to see how it holds up three decades later..

(2001) Infected Mushroom – B.P.Empire: Anniversary Special

With so many classics in their rather large catalog, it's no wonder that an early album, such as 2001's "B.P.Empire" by INFECTED MUSHROOM, would...

(2011) Uriah Heep – Into the Wild: Anniversary Special

Ever since my childhood, I've been blessed by my father's taste in music. Whenever we would drive somewhere, he would oftentimes pick the music...

(2011) Norther – Circle Regenerated: Anniversary Special

If ever there was a band to go out, not with a bang, but a disappointing fizzle, it was NORTHER. These guys were perhaps...

(2001) Rammstein – Mutter: Anniversary Special

RAMMSTEIN is one of the quintessential bands to emerge in the 1990s on the European metal scene and that is an indisputable fact. What...

(2011) Within Temptation – The Unforgiving: Anniversary Special

On March 25th, 2011, Dutch symphonic metal band WITHIN TEMPTATION released an album accompanied by three short films (below) and a comic book. Since...

(2001) Lacuna Coil – Unleashed Memories: Anniversary Special

The LACUNA COIL's name may be a staple in the Gothic metal scene, as well as being one of the most well-known heavy metal...

(2001) Gojira – Terra Incognita: Anniversary Special

Ahhh. GOJIRA. I remember when I went to my first metal festival in 2006, the first band I saw was GOJIRA. I had never...

(2011) Children of Bodom – Relentless, Reckless Forever: Anniversary Special

March 8th, 2021, marked the 10-year anniversary of CHILDREN OF BODOM’s seventh studio album, “Relentless, Reckless Forever.” As the album was published, it went...

(2011) Turisas – Stand Up and Fight: Anniversary Special

TURISAS, oh TURISAS. What in the hell have you been doing these past 8 years? It's no secret that ever since "Turisas2013" was released...

(2011) Moonsorrow – Varjoina kuljemme kuoleiden maassa: Anniversary Special

Following the release of 2003's "Kivenkäntäjä," Finnish Viking/pagan/black metallers MOONSORROW started to become known as one of the best pagan metal bands to come...

(1981) Rush – Moving Pictures

Over 30 years ago in February 1981, Canadian progressive rock band Rush released "Moving Pictures." If you didn't catch our anniversary review, better late than never...

(2011) KYPCK – Ниже (Lower): Anniversary Special

KYPCK (pronounced as “kursk”) is a Finnish doom metal band founded in 2007, named after a town in Russia, mostly known for a tank...

(1981) Iron Maiden – Killers: Anniversary Special

Fresh on the scene with their landmark self-titled debut in April 1980, newcomers IRON MAIDEN were already ready and willing to make sure the...

(2011) Ajattara – Murhat: Anniversary Special

AJATTARA, founded in the mid '90s in Helsinki is, in my opinion, one of the most innovative bands in the Finnish black metal scene:...

(2000) Within Temptation – Mother Earth: Anniversary Special

Do you remember the golden days of MTV? Known for sharing music videos of all sorts, one of the bands that many youngsters heard...