Written by Noe Loyola
From the outside, metal appears to be an impenetrable fortress of terror and suffering. What enjoyment can there be in such a grim place? This genre can offer a cathartic means of finding solace within yourself and the outside world, but getting there without guidance can be a difficult endeavor. Follow along and discover how to traverse the roads that lead to this wonderful realm of musical expression.
Written by Ronny Kerr
Daft Punk's fourth studio album, Random Access Memories, seemed to have it all. It was ambitious in scope, inspiring in perspective, and momentous in evolving the definition of electronic dance music. Completely unlike anything Daft Punk had ever produced, it was patently a Daft Punk production. But with the album now five years old, one little question still deserves an answer: if this is a tribute to disco, where are the women?