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Inspired by the Judas Priest farewell tour announcement, I've been writing a series of articles about the "Best 'N' Worst" of their discography. The first two parts are up, the third will be available after a bit more tweaking/editing.

 

Part 1:

http://hubpages.com/hub/Best-n-Worst-of-JUDAS-PRIEST

 

Part 2:

http://hubpages.com/hub/The-Best-n-Worst-of-JUDAS-PRIEST-Part-2

 

I've enjoyed them both Keef. Keep on writing this great stuff. :headbanger:

 

How about one for Helloween or Maiden and Dio?

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How about one for Helloween or Maiden and Dio?

 

That's not a bad idea, but writing the Judas Priest one has been a lot more work than I thought it would be so after I post the 3rd and final part I'm gonna go back to writing shorter, single-CD review pieces again... at least for a while.

 

Seriously, that Priest one started out as one article, but the more I got into it, the more I realized it would've been too damn long and I had to do a second part... then a third part. Then there was all the gnashing of teeth and sweating about which album should go under which heading (I knew DEMOLITION would be at the bottom all along, of course...haha), I really agonized over the rankings in that damn thing! I think it came out pretty good though. I should have the 3rd and final chapter up in a day or two.

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Part 3 of my Judas Priest retrospective is complete and ready for your perusal...

 

http://hubpages.com/hub/The-Best-n-Worst-of-JUDAS-PRIEST-part-3

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Great stuff Keith.

You almost make me want to give Demolition a spin to see if it's as bad as I remember it. While agree that Angel of Retribution is for diehards only I wonder what people would think about it if "Lochness" would of been left off.

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It's been a few weeks since my last Hub, but I found time to cobble together another "Comic Books that Time Forgot" entry today... check it out y'all

 

http://hubpages.com/hub/Comics-That-Time-Forgot-Star-Wars-28-Marvel-Comics-October-1979

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Aaaaand another new one! Here's the first of a series of B-Movie rants and recommendations that I call "IT CAME FROM THE BARGAIN BIN!"

 

http://hubpages.com/hub/It-Came-From-the-Bargain-Bin-DVDs-on-a-Budget

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My newest "IT CAME FROM THE BARGAIN BIN" entry is up now... I take on the "Friday the 13th" remake in this one

 

http://fatfreddyscat.hubpages.com/hub/It-Came-From-the-Bargain-Bin-FRIDAY-THE-13th-2009

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Another week, another HubPages entry about a classic "B" movie... check it out y'all...

 

http://fatfreddyscat.hubpages.com/hub/It-Came-From-the-Bargain-Bin-MANIAC-COP-1988?done

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I'm on a roll this week, so I banged out another Horror related Hub. Do you like Zombie Movies? If so, here's one that might have slipped past your radar:

 

http://fatfreddyscat.hubpages.com/hub/It-Came-From-the-Bargain-Bin-CITY-OF-THE-WALKING-DEAD-1980?done

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New Horror Hub this week: "It Came From the Bargain Bin" takes on the cult classic "HELL NIGHT" from 1981...

 

http://fatfreddyscat.hubpages.com/hub/It-Came-From-the-Bargain-Bin-HELL-NIGHT-1981

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Movin' back to musical topics for a brief bit... figured I should write a little somethin' on my Hub about the passing of Jani Lane

 

http://fatfreddyscat.hubpages.com/hub/Jani-Lane-of-Warrant-1964-2011

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New week, new horror hub... this time I take on the funky 70s psuedo-classic "Horror Express"

 

http://fatfreddyscat.hubpages.com/hub/It-Came-From-the-Bargain-Bin-HORROR-EXPRESS-1972

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I was lookin' thru some of my past CD reviews that I've done for Detritus 'zine and thought this one could use some tweakin'/editin'/updatin' and be reborn as a Hub entry. I wasn't crazy about how it turned out the first time but I think I've fixed it up.

 

http://fatfreddyscat.hubpages.com/hub/Ratt-INFESTATION-Loud-ProudRoadrunner-2010?done

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Excellent review of the new Ratt album Man!! Yea it's probably their best album since Invasion of Your Privacy.. Although their self titled album from the late 90s wasn't too bad, but yea, The newest one blows it into the weeds! :headbanger:

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Excellent review of the new Ratt album Man!! Yea it's probably their best album since Invasion of Your Privacy.. Although their self titled album from the late 90s wasn't too bad, but yea, The newest one blows it into the weeds! :headbanger:

 

What about Detonator and Reach for the Sky?

Both great albums IMO.

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Thanx D.S. and H&H... just updated/tweaked my review of Raven's WALK THROUGH FIRE from last year and added it to my Hub as well... dig!

 

http://fatfreddyscat.hubpages.com/hub/Raven-WALK-THROUGH-FIRE-Metal-Blade-Records-2010

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Bored at work today... was listening to Iron Maiden's BRAVE NEW WORLD... and I sez to myself, "Self, this would make a good subject for a HubPages entry!"

 

Bada-BING!

http://fatfreddyscat.hubpages.com/hub/Retro-Metal-Review-Iron-Maiden-BRAVE-NEW-WORLD-Portrait-Records-2000

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Two new Hubs this week... yeah, I've been bored. :D

 

First is a new Retro Metal Review. It's a rainy day, I was bored, and I was listening to Sepultura's ARISE a bunch... so this is what came out...

 

http://fatfreddyscat.hubpages.com/hub/Random-Retro-Metal-Review-Sepultura-ARISE-Roadrunner-1991

 

The other is an article about my week spent driving the odd-but-endearing Nissan Cube:

 

http://fatfreddyscat.hubpages.com/hub/My-Nissan-Cube-Experience

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A conversation with a friend on Facebook inspired my latest Hub entry, a review of what is likely the weirdest CD in my collection... a Lounge Music tribute to the Misfits! :rofl2:

 

http://fatfreddyscat.hubpages.com/hub/Misfits-Meet-the-Nutley-Brass-FIEND-CLUB-LOUNGE-Misfits-RecordsRykodisc-2005

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Nevermind about the Misfits Lounge tribute review mentioned above - apparently I unwittingly violated some kinda HubPages rule about duplicate content with that one, since it was something I wrote for Detritus (mind you, that was SIX FRICKIN YEARS AGO so I wonder who the f**k noticed and had it flagged?) so I got a warning e-mail about it. Rather than cause trouble I just deleted the entry.

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New Retro Metal Hub entry about a controversial favorite... the first Body Count album. Come back in time with me to 1992, when a rapper formed a metal band and pissed off the entire universe with a sensitive little love ballad dedicated to the L.A.P.D.!

 

http://fatfreddyscat.hubpages.com/hub/Retro-Metal-Review-Body-Count-BODY-COUNT-Sire-Records-1992

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Kickin' off my Schlock-Tober Halloween Hootenanny on the Hub with a review of the Marvel Comics creature feature, "Man-Thing"

 

http://fatfreddyscat.hubpages.com/hub/It-Came-From-the-Bargain-Bin-MAN-THING-2005

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I'm in a movie reviewing mood this week. My latest HubPages "It Came From the Bargain Bin" entry examines 1988's study of female empowerment through the use of martial arts, "China O'Brien" starring Cynthia Rothrock.

 

http://fatfreddyscat.hubpages.com/hub/It-Came-From-the-Bargain-Bin-CHINA-OBRIEN-1988

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For my latest ROCK-Tober (or SCHLOCK-tober) HubPages entry, I reviewed the 1986 heavy metal horror classic, "Trick or Treat" ... check it, yo!

 

http://fatfreddyscat.hubpages.com/hub/It-Came-From-the-Bargain-Bin-TRICK-OR-TREAT-1986

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It's October, so of course I had to do a write up on a "Halloween" movie...

 

http://fatfreddyscat.hubpages.com/hub/It-Came-From-the-Bargain-Bin-HALLOWEEN-H20-20-YEARS-LATER-1998

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