The Sons of Metal Podcast
About This Show
Every month, CHR and Doug discuss four heavy metal albums: two newer releases, one indie/small label band, and one classic album. Their different ages, backgrounds, and tastes make for some interesting takes on a wide variety of music.Read more »
Most Recent Episode
Episode #74: The Triumphant Revenant Achieved Equilibrium in Hell
CHR and Doug have a showdown of East vs. West this time around. CHR champions Asian power metal with Mary's Blood from Japan and DreamSpirit from China. Doug, on the other hand, chooses to stay in the USA with stoner rock/metal band Gozu and a look back at Pantera's breakout album, Cowboys From Hell.
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Mary's Blood : Revenant (2018)
Mary's Blood is a Japanese all-female power metal band formed in 2009 by four former members of Destrose.
Get this album: Recochoku • iTunes • CD Japan
Gozu : Equilibrium (2018)
Gozu is a Boston, Massechusetts-based stoner metal band that combines the fuzzy riffs of 1960s psychedelia with elements of 1990s grunge and classic rock.
Get this album: Bandcamp • Amazon.com • iTunes • CD Universe • Spotify
DreamSpirit : General Triumphant (2017)
DreamSpirit is a power/folk metal band from China. The band combines traditional heavy metal guitar riffing and Chinese folk-inspired elements to create a unique voice in the subgenre.
Get this album: Bandcamp • Amazon.com • iTunes Info: Facebook
Heavy Metal Valhalla:
Pantera : Cowboys From Hell (1990)
Although it didn't achieve quite the success of its follow-up, Vulgar Display of Power, Pantera's fifth album was the band's breakout and set the template for Southern groove metal in the USA.
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