Blistering, founded in 1998, is an international online magazine dedicated to heavy metal and hard rock music. Its editor-in-chief is David E. Gehlke, an American music journalist who has written for About.com, Metal Maniacs, and Throat Culture. Blistering has been cited as a source on heavy metal by the Chicago Sun-Times, Charleston's The Post and Courier, The Washington Times, Blabbermouth.net, The Current, and Pegasus News.
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- ^ Cartwright, Keith Ryan (May 13, 2009). "Clutch gradually shifts sound but keeps its edge." The Post and Courier.
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- ^ Blabbermouth.net (September 19, 2005). "Life of Agony frontman says Roadrunner 'destroyed' his solo career."
- ^ Martin, Monica (October 25, 2004). "Coheed and Cambria: punks with a story to tell." The Current.
- ^ Pegasus News (August 7, 2007). "Drowning Pool's Full Circle released on Tuesday to mixed reviews."