TR00 – Self identity and the Genre wars

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We as humans are tribal folk. It’s a defence mechanism built into our DNA that says “Safety in numbers” when with your own kind.

Previously in more smelly and furry times it was essential to not being eaten but in the modern world the chances of that happening are pretty slim and so we look to our emotional defence instead.

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Retro review – Metallica – Load

As I round off my trilogy (maybe) of Metallica album reviews we now take a look at probably the most discussed album outside of Master Of Puppets, although for different reasons.

The follow¬†up to Metallica’s seminal 1991 self titled album has been both controversial and surprising to many of the band’s fans but what was it about this album which was just so damn divisive?

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