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GMD Song Survivor: Metallica - ...And Justice For All, Round 1

Discussion in 'General Metal Discussion' started by Baroque, Jul 28, 2017.

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Which 3 songs should be eliminated first?

Poll closed Aug 2, 2017.
  1. Blackened

    0 vote(s)
    0.0%
  2. ...And Justice For All

    8.3%
  3. Eye of the Beholder

    25.0%
  4. One

    25.0%
  5. The Shortest Straw

    70.8%
  6. Harvester of Sorrow

    70.8%
  7. The Frayed Ends of Sanity

    29.2%
  8. To Live Is To Die

    37.5%
  9. Dyers Eve

    16.7%
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  1. Baroque

    Baroque Active Member

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    Tracklist:

    1. Blackened
    2. …And Justice for All
    3. Eye of the Beholder
    4. One
    5. The Shortest Straw
    6. Harvester of Sorrow
    7. The Frayed Ends of Sanity
    8. To Live Is to Die
    9. Dyers Eve

    For round 1, select up to 3 least favorite tracks from the album. This poll will stay open for 5 days. May the greatest tracks win
     
  2. no country for old wainds

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    yessss. the song survivor must live on!
     
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    HamburgerBoy Active Member

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    Shortest Straw, Harvester, and One, in that order. Shortest Straw is the only one that I'd call as bad as mediocre.
     
  4. zabu of nΩd

    zabu of nΩd Free Insultation

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    One isn't one of my favorites, but the lyrical concept and song structure are quite interesting. No way I'd rank it near the bottom.
     
  5. HamburgerBoy

    HamburgerBoy Active Member

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    I could have easily gone for Frayed Ends or Dyer's in its place. Still a great song.
     
  6. zabu of nΩd

    zabu of nΩd Free Insultation

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    Based on the poll results so far, "The Shortest Straw" is aptly named :p
     
  7. TechnicalBarbarity

    TechnicalBarbarity -TheNightsBane-

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    Easy. Harvester of Sorrow and The Shortest Straw.
     
  8. CiG

    CiG So Long Suckers

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    Appropriately titled song for this game honestly.
     
  9. Draehl

    Draehl Lurker

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    Voted off AJFA, Shortest Straw & Beholder.

    I'm hoping Blackened, Dyers Eve, and FEOS last a while. Definitely my top 3. Looking like Blackened & Dyers Eve might very well get there based on the current votes.
     
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    you can pick three this time fyi
     
  11. TechnicalBarbarity

    TechnicalBarbarity -TheNightsBane-

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    yeah i know. Those are the only two songs on the album that i really dont care for. especially Harvester of Sorrow.
     
  12. no country for old wainds

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    ha, unexpected that 'dyers eve' is one of the two songs with no votes so far.
     
  13. The Butt

    The Butt Unholy gas, flares from my ass

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    Eye Of the Beholder, Shortest Straw, to Live Is to Die
     
  14. Vegard Pompey

    Vegard Pompey ALLY TO GOOD, NIGHTMARE TO YOU

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    Not sure what to vote for. I love this album but it's so damn long I never get to the end of it.
     
  15. EspaDa

    EspaDa Chaoplasm

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    Shortest Straw, Harvester of Sorrow. Thinking about the third choice. So darmn hard.
     
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    Dyers Eve is musically phenomenal, one of Metallica's harshest tracks, but the lyrics are sound like something from a nu metal band.

    Tough call, since I wouldn't give any song on this album a score lower than 9/10, but I went with Eye of the Beholder, Shortest Straw, and Harvester of Sorrow.
     
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    'eye of the beholder' was the first song i was really drawn to on this album and i've always loved it (same thing with its equivalent on MoP, 'the thing that should not be'), kinda sad it's gonna get kicked first round although i'm not exactly surprised.
     
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  18. Baroque

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    Same, lyrically it's the best track on the album I think. Musically it's in my top 3 on the album with AJFA and TLITD

    Least favorite: Harvester of Sorrow, it just drags. Shortest Straw picks up and has a p cool guitar solo gotta say. They repeat "shortest straw" too many times is the prob. Frayed Ends of Sanity is not memorable and the riffs seem weird and out of place. SS > FEoS > HoS
     
  19. Baroque

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    Yeah eye of the beholder kicks ass what do people not like about it?
     
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  20. Vegard Pompey

    Vegard Pompey ALLY TO GOOD, NIGHTMARE TO YOU

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    If I could anti-vote for Eye of the Beholder I would. Amazing song, maybe in my top 3 as well.

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