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Zak Vargas



Zak Vargas's last content update – April 23, 2013, 12:12 a.m.

KFAI - Roar of the Underground
Zak Vargas's most recent reviews
Batillus - Concrete Sustain album cover


Concrete Sustain, 2013

9.0 / 10

The issue that I had with Furnace, the 2011 debut album from Brooklyn's doom metal band Batillus was that it kept losing my interest after the first two songs. Don't ...

Rorcal - Heliogabalus album cover


Heliogabalus, 2010

9.5 / 10

Rorcal, from Switzerland, present Heliogabalus , a near-perfect doom/drone album. This record is so dark that the cover can’t even be seen on a computer. Hell, the music is so ...

Various Artists - Fight Amp/Ladder Devils/Kowloon Walled City (Three-way split) – Lose Lose Lose album cover

Various Artists

Fight Amp/Ladder Devils/Kowloon Walled City (Three-way split) – Lose Lose Lose, 2010

7.0 / 10

This three-way split features the New Jersey trio Fight Amp, Philadelphia’s Ladder Devils (former members of The Minor Times), and San Francisco’s sludgy Kowloon Walled City. While the three bands play three different ...

The Secret - Solve Et Coagula album cover

The Secret

Solve Et Coagula, 2010

8.2 / 10

This four-piece crust/grind band hails from Trieste, Italy and formed in 2003. The Secret released their first record Luce on Goodfellow Records. After various line-up changes the band finally released their ...

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Zak Vargas's bio

I listen to records and hangout with my beagle. We like to watch movies too.

Zak Vargas's favorite bands

Slayer, Sonic Youth, Converge, Pig Destroyer, Thou, Unsane, Cult of Luna, Electric Wizard, The Black Heart Procession, Isis, eyehategod, Neurosis, Cursed, etc.

Zak Vargas's SPB contributions

4 reviews
KFAI - Root Of All Evil


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