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Episode #60: Pain and Violence Beyond the Slave's Boundaries 0

Episode #60: Pain and Violence Beyond the Slave’s Boundaries

SonOfOdin and Rock-Lob close out SoMP Year Five with a diverse selection of metal cuts. First, can Germany’s Kreator continue the thrash revolution from 2016? Finland tests your lactose tolerance with some 1980s-tinged power metal from Battle Beast. In the indie segment, Germany shows the new kids have some chops,...

Episode #59: Occult Tales of the Funeral Guardians 0

Episode #59: Occult Tales of the Funeral Guardians

SonOfOdin goes "all in" for Black Metal History Month with four albums comprising the various subsections of the black metal genre. In the epic blackened folk section, it’s the Scottish band Saor. In the blackened death section, it’s Australian solo project The Furor. The indie act, Theosophy, provides a Russian...

Episode #58: Together By the Power of Snake Ashes 0

Episode #58: Together By the Power of Snake Ashes

SonOfOdin flies solo this month, opting for new albums chosen by the folks in the Facebook Group. To that end, he looks at the newest albums from American thrashers Testament and Swedish melodeath pioneers Dark Tranquillity. The indie segment features Irish black metal from Aeternum Vale. Finally, Heavy Metal Valhalla...

Episode #57: Destruction of Decayed Serpent Food 0

Episode #57: Destruction of Decayed Serpent Food

SonOfOdin is joined by Thrashbrowns to discuss the newest Metallica album and the debut from supergroup Serpentine Dominion. With our appetites whetted, it’s time to dive into the delectable offerings of the Food Metal project. Finally, SonOfOdin gets schooling in East Coast thrash with Overkill’s fourth album.

Episode #56: Commanding The Catacomb Monsters At Yggdrasil 2

Episode #56: Commanding The Catacomb Monsters At Yggdrasil

The Fat Kid returns to the show, only to have SonOfOdin bludgeon him with Skálmöld’s newest release. The conversation takes a nerdy bent with Lordi’s monster antics and indie artist Unearthed Elf’s Dungeons & Dragons metal. Finally, SonOfOdin gets nostalgic and looks back to a time when Blackie Lawless was...

Episode #55: A Silent Decision Made by Your Delirious Self 0

Episode #55: A Silent Decision Made by Your Delirious Self

The show is temporarily retitled "The Siblings of Metal" this month as SonOfOdin is joined by the Mighty English Valkyrie, Explodey Jo! We talk new albums from Sodom and Tarja Turunen, along with an up-and-coming Indian death metal act called Darkrypt. Jo schools SonOfOdin on his ignorance of one of...