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Around the Voice - Metallica, Metallica, and more Metallica


The musical darlings of the Village Voice Media.

Rob Harvilla over at the Village Voice reviews Metallica's latest offering Death Magnetic only after playing it on Guitar Hero III. The album was offered on the day of its release as a 11-track download for the game.

Riverfront Times' A to Z blog talks with Metallica's performance coach Peter Towle about the band's new album. Towle appeared on the band's documentary Some Kind of Monster in what some call "awkward therapy sessions."

Seattle Weekly has on going series of Metallica posts arguing the band and new album's greatness. Check out part 1, part 2 and part 3. And there is still more on the way.

-- Jose D. Duran

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Jose D. Duran has been the associate web editor of Miami New Times since 2008. He's the voice and strategist behind the publication's eyebrow-raising Facebook and Twitter feeds. He has also been reporting on Miami's music, entertainment, and cultural scenes since 2006, previously through sites such as and He earned his BS in journalism with a minor in art history from the University of Florida. He's a South Florida native and will be a Miami resident as long as climate change permits and the temperature doesn't drop below 60 degrees.
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