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Justin Donnelly
Freelance music journalist
Freelance music journalist

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The Best Of 2016
The Best Of 2016 Either the years seem to be going
quicker, or I’m getting slower! Either way, 2016 brought me a ton of great
music to lose myself in, even if I couldn’t lock down much time to write about
it. But despite the disappointing lack of
time, I di...

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The Best Of 2015
The Best Of 2015 Well, another year has gone, and while I haven’t managed
to dedicate much time to my much neglected computer (Which is a good thing I
guess, as I’ve spent a lot more time with the family this year!), I have been
keeping up to date with what...

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Mark Kelson - Resurgence
Mark Kelson Resurgence Audio Cave Having spent his twenty year career in a various musical groups (Most notably The Eternal, and to a lesser extent Cryptal Darkness, Alternative 4 and InSomnius Dei), vocalist/multi-instrumentalist, songwriter, engineer, pro...

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Segression - Painted In Blood
Segression Painted In Blood Murder Machine Records I’ll be the first to admit that Wollongong (N.S.W., Australia) based outfit Segression have never really impressed me that much. Sure, there have been moments where I’ve found the odd song enjoyable, but fo...

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Tombe - Longbarn
Tombe Longbarn Labyrinth Productions My introduction to Tombe comes via Black Trillium – a Sydney (N.S.W., Australia) based doom band, and whose two members (Namely guitarist/percussionist/keyboardist Zach J. Carlsson and guitarist/autoharp player Simon Ski...

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The Best Of 2014 Despite the best of intentions, I didn’t
get to write much this year. The growing demands from work, a move in homes,
the ongoing failures of my chosen internet provider - and more recently, a
newly discovered fault in the telephone line – ...

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Order Of Chaos - Deadweight Undertow
Order Of Chaos Deadweight Undertow Independent Release Despite marking their return to the scene after a five year absence with their long overdue sophomore effort ‘Eyehate Swansongs’ in late 2008, reactivated Melbourne (Victoria, Australia) based outfit Or...

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Mutagenocide - Devolve
Mutagenocide Devolve Rad Nauseam Records/Code 7 Distribution Although having only been together for four years, Oxford/Witney/Northampton (U.K.) based outfit Mutagenocide have certainly made their presence felt in a major way, with their self titled E.P. re...

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Evil United - Honored By Fire
Evil United Honored By Fire MVD Audio San Antonio/Austin (Texas, U.S.) based outfit Evil United is an outfit that’s been kicking around for some years. Primarily formed out of the ashes of industrialised metal outfit Pitbull Daycare, the group (Comprising o...
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