Monday, April 28, 2008

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Desert of Tears (Old School Metal Records)

By Nate Seltenrich
Mon, Apr 28, 2008 at 12:39 PM

Metal has always been fond of its past, ceaselessly (and unironically) worshipping early architects while embracing most new acts to tap vintage sounds. Berkeley's Ruffians, formed in 1983 and recently reunited, are simultaneously the real thing and faithful revivalists: The perfect storm?

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