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NERD TALK with ALLUVION
September 3, 2019

NERD TALK with ALLUVION

AltCtrl premiered the track “Mayday” from Virginia rockers Alluvion last week, off their upcoming album The Secret’s Out.  That will be *out* on Friday September…

NERD TALK with BOTIS
July 28, 2019

NERD TALK with BOTIS

What is a “botis”?  Perhaps an ancient Sumerian god, or some kind of beetle?  A metal band from Philadelphia?  If you picked the third option,…

NERD TALK with Brian of HELL BENT
June 3, 2019

NERD TALK with Brian of HELL BENT

hell bent is fresh off an appearance at Maryland Death Fest and drummer Brian is sharing a few of his favorite nerdy things with Alternative…

Editorial: Batushka or Batushka?
May 29, 2019

Editorial: Batushka or Batushka?

In my years performing under the moniker of Blackthorne as part of CT Black Metal band Theogonia, many a practice session was spent debating who…