Archive for In Flames

A Quick Question for In Flames

Posted in Uncategorized with tags on 02/05/2011 by kurtorzeck

Dear In Flames,

Why have you allegedly titled your new album Sounds of a Playground Fading?


A (concerned?) fan

Wordle’d: At The Gates, In Flames, Dark Tranquillity Albums

Posted in Features, Wordle'd with tags , , on 06/18/2010 by kurtorzeck

At this time 15 years ago, At the Gates were in the middle of putting to tape one of the most critical chapters in all of melodic death metal: Slaughter of the Soul. Continue reading

Death-Metal-Parody Proposals For ‘Weird Al’ Yankovic

Posted in Lists with tags , , , , , , , , , , , on 06/06/2010 by kurtorzeck

Amon Amarth’s “Valhalla Awaits Me” -> “Pizza Awaits Me”
Cannibal Corpse’s “Covered With Sores” -> “Covered With S’mores”
Carcass’ “Inpropagation” -> “Inpoopagation” Continue reading

What, Dark Tranquillity Not Worthy? An Open Letter To L.A. Metalheads

Posted in Concert Reviews, Reviews with tags , on 06/02/2010 by kurtorzeck

Hey man, missed you at the Dark Tranquillity show last night. What happened? Thought you were a troo metalhead. Continue reading

In Flames Album Discography: Drummer Touches ‘Em All

Posted in Discographies, Features, Interviews with tags , , on 01/02/2010 by kurtorzeck

The man who pounds the kit for one of the best-known death-metal bands in the world isn’t an angry dude. He’s not even tense. In fact, he’s so mellow at times that you might be tempted to take his pulse. Continue reading

An Extremely Long Conversation About Extreme Metal With Albert Mudrain

Posted in Features, Interviews, What You Readin' For? with tags , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , on 01/02/2010 by kurtorzeck

There is horror cinema. And then there is splatter cinema.

There is drug use. And then there is drug addiction.

There is heavy metal. And then there is extreme metal. Continue reading

Best Albums Of 2008

Posted in Lists with tags , , , , , , , , , on 12/30/2009 by kurtorzeck

1. MetallicaDeath Magnetic (Warner Bros.)
2. In FlamesA Sense of Purpose (Koch)
• Bad Penny interview: “In Flames Album Discography: Drummer Touches ‘Em All
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