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Canada's best return with blistering riffs, and, if my memory serves me correct, 40+ blistering solos. A reclamation of 80's thrash, and we all know Waters shreds.
A 3-song ep that is longer than 'Reign in Blood'. There is no metal band on the planet that can match these lunatics musically, creatively, and in quality. It is mental stimulation at its finest, so do yourself a favour if you like death, thrash, prog, speed metal, metal, blastcore, all in one song. Beast!
Because the title track and Self-Bias Resistor are two of the most brutal in metal history. The rest is merely superb. 9/10.
Nothing much to say about this one, other than how brutal it is. Probably in the top 20 thrash albums ever made.
Apparently as good as their other classics, with the same line-up as their other classics, but I can't put it in the tray because 'By Inheritance' is welded into my cd player.
Milano's S.O.D offshoot doesn't live up to the former, but there's some quality riffs and humour abound in this quality record.
Yes, there's a sequel, and yes, it's not great, but if you like groove thrash you may want to own it because you're a materialistic hoarder like me.V 1 Comment
It's claimed to be their best, but I don't think so. Someone, please prove me wrong.
Steve Zetro Souza fronting your album is always a good thing. Take a listen to his original version of Testament's 'Reign of Terror' and see for yourself. Exodus' last classic from their halcyon days.
Apologies. Is an album? Is it a single? Is it an EP? I don't think even Meshuggah know themselves. They don't even know how they made this 20-minute epic, and don't even know how to play it! Confused? Same here. But, whatever they did, it is a monster.
Yes! It's a modern metal killer. Another diverse album from a mature band at the peak of their powers, and Heafy delivers his finest vocal performance yet. The new drummer fills the void with ease.
A few listens in, and it's a grower. They never do the same thing twice, which frustrates some, but not me. Class metal.
Shared! Nice site, too. More people should be posting. They must be morons!V 1 Comment
Lambesis is in prison, the Metalcore community have disowned them for liking strippers - and execution orders aside - this album is an ode to As I Lay Dying's love of thrash. It is swift, it is aggressive, it has immense breakdowns, and any band that can cover Slayer songs like they can (Decas) deserve membership into the thrash community. This album is melodic and skull-crushing. Long live beer and strippers!
Hey, it's your show, but Patton and Trey go from Zappa to Slayer and back in a heartbeat. Magic album, even if it gets removed.
It's not thrash, though it certainly is at times. Just a stark bonkers album.
At $70, how can you go wrong with 2 immense shows and 3 live cds? Great value, and certainly welcome because very few bands on here released live thrash on VHS or DVD etc.V 1 Comment
FNM best at their best, with their best guitarist. Is it thrash? 'Zombie Eaters', 'The Real Thing', 'Surprise, You're Dead' and 'War Pigs' mount a strong case. Over to you...V 1 Comment
Regarded as their best album, and I had the pleasure of seeing them tour with it. Yes, it's commercial at times, but Martin ensures that it's still metal. 'King for a Day' was good, but Martin was sorely missed afterwards.
FNM at their best, with their best guitarist. Is it thrash? 'Caffeine', 'Malpractice', 'Jizzlobber' claim a strong case. Over to you...
FNM with Bungle's Spruance taking over guitar duties. Is it thrash? 'Digging the Grave', 'Cuckoo for Caca! And others provide a strong case. Over to you...
Before Between The Buried And Me came along and wrecked the joint, this was the best prog/death album for decades.
A prog/ death classic from the...dunno? Late 80's or early 90's? Classic, either way.
I'm seeing and hearing so much great metal from up and coming acts that I don't even care whether Metallica, Slayer, Anthrax or Megadeth are the best anymore. When bands like Born of Osiris, Sylosis, Within The Ruins, Trials, Between The Buried and Me, and god knows whoever else are out there, I'm too busy and broke to care anymore - and that's a good thing, because metal hasn't been great for a while now, but it's getting there at long last.
I just found out about this technical deathcore outfit, and it's a beast of an album. These guys match Within The Ruins, that's how progressive they are. Do yourself a favour...
We all know Jeff Waters shreds, but he takes on vocal duties on this 2 cd set, and is pretty good. But it's his shredding that matters, and whilst it this album isn't as frenetic as 'Feast' and 'Annihilator', it's still pretty solid. And for the purists, he re-records some old classics. Any fan of solid metal/thrash will like it.
Pretty brutal debut from Dino and co. There's a different vocalist than on 'Bringer of Plagues', and he's not as good, but he is still bloody good.
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