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Enchanter -The Gates of Insanity CS

Enchanter -The Gates of Insanity CS (self-released, 1989):  This tape opens with a creepy door creaking open and that’s the last chance for a breath that you’ll have for a few minutes.  Engineered by the late, great Phil Bonnet, this is … Continue reading

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Zap – Demo Version 0.69 CS

Zap – Demo Version 0.69 CS (self-released, 2014):  Sorry for the lengthy silence.  I went to Japan, then got back, then got really busy with work and this stuff sort of got pushed aside.  Unfortunate, sure, but everyone’s got priorities … Continue reading

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Aftermath – Words That Echo Fear CS

Aftermath – Words That Echo Fear CS (self-released, 1989):  Another one for the serious thrashers.  And, again, AFTERMATH is from Chicago just like XILLIAN.  This jammer was even recorded in Hoffman Estates, IL by Phil Bonnet. What you get here … Continue reading

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Digger – Demo CS

Digger – Demo CS (self-released):  I never really got into DIGGER growing up.  They were just a band that I’d hear a song or two by here or there on comps and stuff and I dug it, but I never … Continue reading

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Apocalypse Hoboken – Punish The Innocent CS

Apocalypse Hoboken – Punish The Innocent CS (Full On, 1992):  A lot of people are familiar with APOCALYPSE HOBOKEN.  They were a totally unique, legitimately weird band.  This relatively early tape, which pre-dates Todd Pot taking over vocal duties, is … Continue reading

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Ooze – #12 + 13 CS

Ooze – #12 + 13 CS (2013, self-released):  You know who OOZE is.  I don’t feel the band needs much of an introduction at this point, but if you’re truly unfamiliar you could find a worse place to start.  While … Continue reading

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Canadian Rifle – Live In Elgin CS

Canadian Rifle – Live in Elgin 2/17/07 CS (self released, 2007):  Canadian RIfle is one of the best bands in Chicago.  This is not a new development and this tape could potentially be used as evidence.  I think at the … Continue reading

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