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EndAnd

Well, take this however you will, but the minute I first heard EndAnd, two words popped into my mind: Bad Religion. I mean that as a compliment. I really like Bad Religion. (Hearing them play this song live was one of the best moments of my concertgoing life.) You may hear it as a slight....

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Larusso

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I know you hip kids don’t think of Salt Lake City as a place you’d look for slick new music, but if you do a little digging a town like...

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Geiko

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Note: I sat here for twenty-some minutes trying to think of a joke about how listening to Geiko can save you 15% or more on car insurance that wasn’t hacky....

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Rival Empire

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You can hear flashes of Michael Jackson, Phil Collins and other members of the western musical zeitgeist in Rival Empire’s music. This helps to underline a theme in the Chicago...

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Transhumanism in Gaming

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Transhumanism: a word that boggles the mind in that it challenges the very definition of what it means to be human. Since early science fiction novels, this ideal of post-human...

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Aubergine MACHINE

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Is “future garage” a genre? You decide dear reader. Aubergine MACHINE is a sort of “pop-electronica” band, a club music mongrel. You wouldn’t pop in an Aubergine MACHINE album on...

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Heylel

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Ana Batista, lead singer of Heylel, sort of sounds like Amy Lee from Evanescence. Which reminds me, remember Evanescence? What happened to those guys? Nobody knows where they went? Really?...

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AUG

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AUG is not a contemporary metal band. Fans of Cannibal Corpse and Lamb of God should find somewhere else to headbang ASAP, because this is music that harkens back to...