An examination of the gritty and extreme outgrowth of synthwave music.
An in-depth look at the history, present, and future of the synthwave genre.
Genre labels are valuable tools for understanding and communicating with one another about music. The responsible use of them increases clarity, recognition, and appreciation of artists’ creations.
The history of metal music between the years 1970 and 1990 with a focus on the responsible use of the non-synonymous terms “metal” and “heavy metal.”
A glossary of the metal genre names and related terms used on the Iron Skullet blog.
A detailed description of the grading scale I use to reach a final rating for an album.