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MSRcast 153: Interview with James Rivera of Helstar

Welcome to episode 153 of the MSRcast metal podcast, as we devote almost three hours to vocalist, James Rivera from the Houston, Texas thrash legends, Helstar! We dive in to lots of topics ranging from the new album, “This Wicked Nest”, touring, picking which songs make the set, and lots, lots more! Thanks for tuning in, and keep it metal!

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Helstar – The Fall Of Dominion – THis Wicked Nest
Helstar – It Has Risen – This Wicked Nest
Deep – The Reach Of Envy – The Reach Of Envy
Helstar – The King Is Dead – Sins Of The Past
Helstar – Run With The Pack – Burning Star
Helstar – Evil Reign – XXX 30 Years Of Hel
Helstar – Pandemonium – Glory Of Chaos
3 Inches Of Blood – My Sword Will Not Sleep – Long Live Heavy Metal
Accept – Restless And Wild – Restless And Wild
Black Sabbath – After All (The Dead) – Dehumanizer
Destinys End – The Watcher – Transition
Seven Witches – Mental Messiah – Passage To The Other Side
Killing Machine – Fatal Chances – Metalmorphosis
Helstar – Baptized In Blood – XXX – 30 Years Of Hel
Helstar – Burning Star – Sins Of The Past
Helstar – Tormentor – The King Of Hell

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