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Reviews Album review: Cognitive – Malevolent Thoughts Of A Hastened Extinction

New Jersey metallers Cognitive’s fourth offering of tech-death brutality slams – but does it slap?

Features The 50 Best American Metal Bands From the Last Decade

Here are the 50 bands who have defined American metal in the 2010s.

Features The Underground Sounds of America: Cognitive

The brutal death metal crew is finally taking their vicious sonic assault out of New Jersey and into the world.

Features States Of Metal: New Jersey Is A Blue-Collar Breeding Ground for Heavy Metal Innovation

New Jersey may get a bad rap, but the state is responsible for some of the best heavy music to ever come out of the United States.