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  • 9 years ago

    Hipster types have unfairly maligned the Deftones for their supposed role in helping foment the stain that was nu metal. But, hey, can the group help it if so many Korn imitators really liked their stuff? The band's 2000 watershed crossover album,...

  • 10 years ago

    One of the most tragicomic moments in the 2004 Metallica documentary, Some Kind of Monster, features not the band but rather Megadeth frontman Dave Mustaine. In a touchy-feely on-camera counseling session, Mustaine reveals some major inferiority i...

  • 10 years ago

    Twenty-two-year-old singer-songwriter Paolo Nutini confounds most expectations, from his name on up. Despite his moniker's Mediterranean sound, Nutini hails from Paisley, Scotland (though his father's side of the family is Italian, a few generatio...

  • 10 years ago

    It's easy to crack a joke at ol' Rod the Mod's expense. Sure, sadly, the lingering image many casual music fans have of him is of his latter-day, slightly bloated, warbling version. But the man is a legend, a holdout from when frontmen were rock s...

  • 11 years ago

    As frontman of the New Jersey band Thursday, Geoff Rickly helped pioneer many of the main motifs of today's landscape of contemporary punk-inspired rock. From his group sprang a distinctive sing/scream vocal technique, wordy song titles and lyrics...

  • 11 years ago

    Fair to Midland holds the platypus-rare distinction of sounding like pretty much no one else in rock music today. Consider a track such as the single "Tall Tales Taste Like Sour Grapes," from the band's debut album, 2007's Fables From a Mayfly. Th...

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