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Albums of the Year- 2022

It’s all about time, right? Moderate Rock is a small site, the smallest of sites, and will never have the time to listen to every new release of any year. Not ever. So I make space and I make time for some records, some music that I’m pretty sure I know I will love, and often that turns out to […]

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Everything is here. The big riffs, the barrelling drums, the foreboding doom, the post-metal power. ‘Guidance’ contains all the requisite ingredients for Russian Circles, a band on an unrivalled run of form, to lay down another incredible marker. But it falls short. Oh, it’s not desperately wide of the mark but where the Chicago trio usually compose whole songs (or […]

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