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Viking's Choice: Metal And Outer Sound In '09

December 28th, 2009

Episode 255 of 730 episodes

As has become customary in the past few years, Lars Gotrich's near-OCD list-making habit revealed a certain strain of outer sound that pervaded his headphones in 2009. It was decidedly heavier and louder, a pillaging that galloped with ramming speed. Oh, and plenty of pretty drones.

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