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A Piercing Scream! Five Terrifying King Diamond Albums for the Uninitiated

I had the greatest Halloween night in 2014, at The Wiltern in Los Angeles, bearing witness to an event I’d feared I would never see again.  King Diamond, the ghoulish metal demon who has fronted his own eponymous act for over three decades, was playing his first SoCal date in almost a decade after suffering […]

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The Scariest Heavy Metal Album Ever Made!

When you watch a movie like THE GATE or DEATHGASM, and they talk about crazy cursed albums with the ability to bring about the end of days, I’m pretty sure they are referring to this 1987 album. “Abigail” was a concept album from Danish heavy metal master King Diamond. “The concept album” (which was big in […]