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METALOCALYPSE – Animated Series (TV Show Review)

Brothers and sisters, the apocalypse is descended upon us. The Metalocalypse that is… So, I started watching this show titled Metalocalypse on recommendation from someone possessing impeccable taste. They’ve turned me onto a few things in recent times, and I’m better for it. This is just one in that long string of home runs. Astounded […]

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“Some Girls Do”…..A Lee Aaron Concert Review (Including Photos by Shawn Irwin)

“Some Girls Do”…..A Lee Aaron Concert Review (Including Photos by Shawn Irwin)

Lee Aaron – @ Barney’s in Whitby, Ontario – photo by Shawn Irwin There was some dividing and conquering of the Canadian Decibel Geek team for this trio of Lee Aaron shows in the southern Ontario area.  Photographer Brian Ronald attended the sold out London, Ontario show on Friday December 5th, 2014 and had rave […]

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AC/DC Drummer Delivers Head Job

AC/DC Drummer Delivers Head Job

Most of us know the name Phil Rudd as synonymous with Aussie rock stalwarts AC/DC.  Phil joined AC/DC in 1975 and remained with the band until 1983 when he was reportedly dismissed due in part to a conflict with guitarist Malcolm Young.  He moved to Tauranga, New Zealand and filled his time away from AC/DC […]

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Caught in the Storm of Blades

Caught in the Storm of Blades

  Bullet Bus-photo by The Meister In my novice days of joining the Decibel Geek ranks (seems so long ago now) one of the early articles I chose to write was about an awesome band that I had recently discovered at the time.  That band’s name was Bullet originally formed in Vaxjo Sweden in 1996 […]

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The Meister is Filled With Blind Rage!

The Meister is Filled With Blind Rage!

When iconic German metallers Accept, Wolf Hoffman (guitars), Peter Baltes (bass), Herman Frank (Guitars) and Stefan Schwarzmann (drums) joined forces with former TT Quick vocalist Mark Tornillo in 2009 the resulting album would be the first of new Accept music in fourteen years.  Blood of the Nations dropped in 2010, its follow-up Stalingrad in 2012 […]

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KISSIN’ DYNAMITE – Megalomania (Album Review)

KISSIN’ DYNAMITE – Megalomania (Album Review)

The Meister’s KISSIN’ DYNAMITE! German band Kissin’ Dynamite released their debut album, Steel of Swabia in 2008. They were but 15 and 16 years old.  Since then they’ve followed it up every two years with another solid effort, Addicted to Metal in 2010, Money Sex & Power in 2012 and now the end of September […]

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Meister Hears A Sound of Thunder

Meister Hears A Sound of Thunder

A Sound of Thunder are a heavy metal band based in Washington DC and are set to issue their latest full-length studio album on September 9, 2014.  The band is fronted with the operatic wails of pintsized (standing a mere 5’2) classically trained (and hot) vocalist Nina Osegueda.  Osegueda has been described as “the lovechild […]

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Meister Spends Some Time On Skid Row

Meister Spends Some Time On Skid Row

“Sebastian who?” was a text I received from a friend during the Skid Row concert in Toronto on Wednesday August 20, 2014.  He was situated across the Virgin Mobile Mod Club in a different vantage point than I was for the show and this text came by the end of the second song of the […]

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Oddities of The Meister’s I-pod (Meister’s Fresh Blood)

Oddities of The Meister’s I-pod (Meister’s Fresh Blood)

The Oddities of The Meister’s I-Pod (or Meister’s Fresh Blood) In conjunction with this week’s Decibel Geek Podcast Episode #150-Fresh Blood Vol. #2 in which Chris and Aaron spin tracks from bands that you are probably unfamiliar with I decided to take a look at my current listening selection.  Rather than do a specific album […]

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Bang Your Head! Quiet Riot Lives!

Bang Your Head!  Quiet Riot Lives!

Quiet Riot, best known for their 1983 release Metal Health, the first debut heavy metal album to ever achieve #1 on the Billboard chart in the US, is still alive and well (no pun intended on their 1999 album Alive and Well) in 2014. Quiet Riot’s Quiet Riot 10, 2014 The band quietly unleashed their […]

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