Metallica: Hardwired…To Self-Destruct

After 8 long years (well 5 years technically if you count ‘Beyond Magnetic’ and ‘Lulu’… ok 2 if you’re including ‘Lords of Summer’) comes new music from Metallica in the form of their 10th studio album. Hype was huge. Anticipation was stratospheric. Does it live up to expectations? Continue reading

Concept Albums

The bastion of artistic expression or a cliché that the washed up artist with no ideas left resorts to by cobbling together an incomprehensible story line that stretches too thinly and outstays its welcome?

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