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Best Metal Video of 2013 – 3rd Annual Loudwire Music Awards

3rd Annual Loudwire Music Awards
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MTV may have given up on music videos long ago, but the art of the video is still alive and well thanks to sites like YouTube and VEVO. Bands are still creating stunning visual accompaniments to their music, and we've got 10 of 2013's best metal videos for you to vote on in the 3rd Annual Loudwire Music Awards.

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Best Metal Album of 2013 – 3rd Annual Loudwire Music Awards

Best Metal Albums of 2013
Best Metal Albums of 2013

The nominees for the Best Metal Album of 2013 in the 3rd Annual Loudwire Music Awards are a diverse group of acts. Whether it be younger groups delivering breakthrough discs or veteran bands offering up some of the best efforts of their careers, there's no doubt that 2013 was a stellar year for metal.

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10 Best Metal Riffs of the 2000s

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The first decade of the 2000s is still pretty fresh in everyone's minds as we were bombarded by a wealth of different stylings in heavy metal. Nu-metal and alternative metal dominated the earlier part of the decade, metalcore in the mid half, and an array of genres in the later half. It was a decade where simplicity and technicality both reached respective heights with bands ranging from Godsmack to Necrophagist. Regardless of their differences, these bands managed to churn out some timeless riffs.

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10 Funny Juggalo Fails [Watch]

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Insane Clown Posse have some … well … "unique" fans. But honestly, very few acts can claim such a passionate and dedicated fan base. Whether at an ICP show or the 'Gathering of the Juggalos,' the Insane Clown Posse family comes out in droves, dressed as clowns much like their idols Violent J and Shaggy 2 Dope. Unsurprisingly, this phenomenon produces a lot of "fails," which we present to you right now!

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