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Metal Review: Metal Church – XI (2016)

Metal Church - XI

While this may sound like blasphemy to most die hard Metal Church fans, I always appreciated the Mike Howe era of the band the most. While David Wayne was a great vocalist, the first Metal Church album was great and The Dark was average with a couple of really great songs on it. Their reunited

Metal Church Streaming Re-Recording of Badlands 2015

Metal Church: Blessing in Disguise

It is hard to believe that Metal Church’s classic opus Blessing in Disguise is over 25 years old. Thrash metal veterans Metal Church are reunited with former singer Mike Howe, who has actually always been my favorite singer of theirs. To mark this momentous occasion, the band has released a recording of their classic “Badlands”

Metal Review: Metal Church: Generation Nothing (2013)

Metal Church Generation Nothing

Metal Church stirs up so many memories and emotions within me, but not for the same reasons that most Metal Church fans remember them. While the band’s namesake song, Metal Church, is one of my favorite thrash metal songs of all time, and the entire first side of their first album (am I showing my

Metal Church Announces New Album Title

When thrash metal veterans Metal Church announced their reunion at 70000 Tons of Metal 2013, there was speculation about whether a new album would be in the works. The band has now completed the work on their new album and have set “Generation Nothing” as the title. This will mark the band’s 10th studio album