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Influential Post-Metal Band Isis Mistaken for Terrorist Group

The band, Isis, has reportedly been mistaken for ISIS (Islamic State of Iraq and Syria), leading to "off-color comments" being sent the band's way.

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Iron Maiden vs. Isis – Metal Madness 2014, Round 1

In our first head-to-head matchup in the Mosh Pit Region, we've got one of the most iconic metal bands of all-time squaring off against one of the most underrated. But did either of these acts put together a full disc worthy of being deemed the best metal disc of the 21st century? The winner of this battle will have a chance to move on to Round 2 of Loudwire's March Metal Madness 2014.

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Deftones’ Chino Moreno + Former Isis Members Complete First Palms Album

Deftones frontman Chino Moreno is a man of many projects and his latest finds him recording with several former members of the band Isis in a new group called Palms. The band has confirmed the completion of their self-titled debut album and the disc is now due June 25 through Ipecac Recordings.

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No. 17: Isis, ‘The Beginning and the End’ – Top 21st Century Metal Songs

Isis' sophomore album, 'Oceanic' is widely considered as one of the most significant metal-based albums of the 2000s. The band made a formidable 180 with 'Oceanic,' evolving from a crushing metal act to a more progressive and melodic experiment.

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Deftones Singer Chino Moreno and Former Isis Members Form New Band Palms

Deftones vocalist Chino Moreno has joined forces with ex-Isis members Clifford Meyer (guitar/keyboards), Jeff Caxide (bass/keyboards) and Aaron Harris (drums) to form the new band Palms.

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