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How many of you Metal Rioters out there have gone to your local record store of choice and picked up a new metal album solely based on the art that graces its cover? I have found many a hidden gems and a few utter disappointments but there are few things greater in this world than gently cracking open the liner notes for the first time as the smell of ink and paper washes over you.

In the world of iTunes and Pandora, the art form that is the album cover is slowly dying. But we’re here to remind  you that in the world of heavy metal, the art of the album cover is alive and well! So each Tuesday we’ll present to you the best album covers of the week to declare what we all already know – Heavy Metal is art.

This week we present to you our five favorite covers of the week. So, head on over here, check ’em out, and and get your vote on! (And check out our new sweet gallery feature. Go ahead. Click on one of the covers. I dare you.)

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Hirax and Cage To Play San Diego Metal Swap Meet 2011

Posted by Christine on Tuesday, February 1, 2011 at 1:19 PM (PST)

The San Diego Metal Swap Meet is now in its third year and has grown to a full day-into-night event.

The metal swap meet will be held Saturday, April 23, 2011 from 11- 5 at Queen Bee’s Art and Cultural Center located at 2905 Ohio St, San Diego CA. The swap meet will feature 25+ vendors selling metal merch and a live performance from Cage. Admission is $3 and vendor tables are still available for $35 at

An after-party show will be held at the Ruby Room located at 1271 University Avenue, San Diego, CA with thrash legends Hirax headlining.

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