Tag Archives: Sulphur Aeon

On H.P. Lovecraft’s unaddressed racism in heavy metal

Posted by on October 17, 2016

  You’re a diehard metalhead, so you know the themes; tentacles, Elder Gods, formless shadows, and cosmic madness from beyond reality. The literary imagery and subject matter of early twentieth century weird-fiction godfather H.P. Lovecraft have been co-opted by extreme metal bands since the genre was born. And not without good reason; the two are […]

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Metal Insider contributor Alix Vallecillo’s Top 10 of 2015

Posted by on December 10, 2015

It’s that time of year again. As 2015 draws to a close, we check in with the Metal Insider staff to see what new albums got them the most excited in 2015.   I know some of you are more interested in the underground than others and maybe you will agree or disagree with me […]

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