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Ahead of math-core heroes' imminent breakup, co-founder Ben Weinman looks back on 19 years of blood and fire
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From supernatural sex to River Phoenix's inspiration, revisit history of 1991 alt-funk classic
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Trek to revisit groundbreaking 1996 hybrid of new metal and traditional Brazilian rhythms
Read how Kiss inspired "Alive," Billy Ray Cyrus chart-blocked the band and other facts about the 25-year-old grunge landmark
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French prog-metal giants tap grief to make a game-changing album.