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Sunday Slaylist: The 2012 Christmas Sleighlist

December 23rd, 2012

King Diamond Christmas Thrash Hits

It’s here – what will (in all probability) be the final Slaylist of 2012. What with it being so close to Christmas and all, we figured wd’ stick to tradition and wheel out a modified version of the gargantuan Xmas-themed Spotify Slaylist we made a few years ago – this year we’ve tweaked it, edited it, and got it to a neat hour of festive idiocy.

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Midweek Bootleg 007: Far (feat. Chino Moreno of Deftones & Grady Avenell of Will Haven) – Do They Know It’s Christmas?

December 6th, 2012

It’s December. It’s Christmas. So for this week’s Midweek Bootleg we’re getting all festive with curious cover c/o Far and a couple of their pals from Deftones and Will Haven.

Chino Moreno Deftones Xmas Christmas Thrash Hits

Yeah, we’re those annoying pricks who get really, really, REALLY into Christmas. We’re the pricks who insist on organising the office Secret Santa. We’re the ones drinking nothing but eggnog and mulled wine for the next five weeks. We’re the ones posting weird Christmas cover songs in our (mostly) weekly Midweek Bootleg feature. Yep, we are those guys.

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Season’s Bleedings 2011: Black Spiders – Pete Spiby on who to call when terrorists try to ruin Christmas

December 23rd, 2011

black spiders promo photo band steve gullick forest 2010 thrash hits

It’s been a good year for Black Spiders. They released their debut album Sons Of The North, played a lot of festivals, toured in China and just came back from supporting Monster Magnet in Europe in time to send us a Christmas card. Busy boys. We caught up with frontman Pete Spiby to see how festive he’s feeling.

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Season’s Bleedings 2011: Amplifier – Sel Balamir + the best nativity scene… EVER

December 20th, 2011

Amplifier band promo photo 2011 octopus thrash hits

Amplifier released their third album, The Octopus at the start this year without the aid of a label. They’re more successful in 2011 than they ever have been and the album reached #5 in our Albums of 2011. We think Amplifier are great. Frontman, Sel Balamir took the time to talk to us about Muppets and squirrels whilst constructing the greatest meat-based nativity scene EVER.

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