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Discussion in 'RC' started by Krilons Resa, Feb 3, 2012.

  1. MFJ

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    Chris Squire - "Fish Out of Water"

    I've been a Yes fan for many years, but I never got around to this album. It's truly short and sweet, just really nice front to back. Hearing his solo stuff makes me realize how essential his singing was to the overall vocal delivery of the band.
     
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    Man was there ever a better "cool bass guy" to have in your band other than Michael Anthony? I think not.

    All of the evidence you'd ever need:



    He's still playing with Sammy Hagar's band. Hagar is like 70 and he can actually still sing, play guitar, AND rock. Pretty impressive. He always seemed like a really genuinely cool dude. I love David Lee Roth but holy fuck that guy should have put down the mic like 20 years ago. I can't believe they let him sing live for the last 10 years or whatever it was. Brutal.
     
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    I don't think RC was very active when this album came out. Any fans here? This is probably my favorite death metal album of all time, I fucking love this band. Its a really palatable mix of OSDM, "prog death metal", and Death worship. They really have a unique sound and somehow manage to spin that stuff into something very original. It seems like a "love them or hate them" scenario for most people. Granted, I'm not much of a scholar when it comes to TRUE DEATH METAL, and I generally dislike a lot of the "classic" USA bands like Cannibal Corpse, etc. It just doesn't hit the sweet spot for me like this does.
     
  4. swizzlenuts

    swizzlenuts i'm sciencing as fast as i can

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    I quite enjoy horrendous, but that album has a bit too many weak spots compared to Idol, though. All the songwritting and melodies came together on Idol while they were a bit scarred on Anareta
     
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    Krigloch the Furious Pants full of poo

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    This is really good

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  6. Krilons Resa

    Krilons Resa Jerry's married?!

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    einride your best friend

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    i never listened to this one much but i like ecdysis actually

    "nepenthe" is a very good song
     
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    Ellestin one-click buy

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    New Sangre de Muérdago is really strong, melancholic alt folk with great band dynamics
     
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    Opeth17 Bill Ward's Red Pants

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    Obliteration - Dying Age demo (1997) - Brutal Death Metal



    I would have loved to hear where this band would have went on a full-length. I can only imagine the arousal had I heard this when I was obsessed with Blood Red Throne. Still slays.
     
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    swizzlenuts i'm sciencing as fast as i can

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    Nice reco. Digging this.
     
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    swizzlenuts i'm sciencing as fast as i can

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    DIRTY FUCKING DEATH MEAL
     
  12. Krilons Resa

    Krilons Resa Jerry's married?!

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    Ellestin one-click buy

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    saw this bunch live a while ago (has it been two years already?) and yeah they're intense. Certainly my favourite "new old" US death metal along with Blood Incantation.
     
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    J. Old Fart

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    Ogre - Dawn of the Protoman

    I always forget how cool this band is
     
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    Anyone heard Xantam from California?



    They got some excellent old school death metal groove going, a bit reminiscent of Blood Incantation, and about a third of the playing time on this EP is top-tier dungeon synth. Call it Ultima/D&D death metal. Digging that shit.
     
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    Krilons Resa Jerry's married?!

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    New Fuck the Facts RULES. CD ordered.

     
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    Opeth17 Bill Ward's Red Pants

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    This is a very solid Agalloch-influenced one-man project. I've been listening for a couple years and really enjoy it. Very melodic and atmospheric but still with some bite.

     
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    NAD What A Horrible Night To Have A Curse

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    Can't believe I haven't listened to VIRUS at all this year. This song is my favoUrite dance number since that one White Zombie tune that says "go" and "hey" a lot. Check out that disco chorus!
     
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    Dude. Hyporcrisy rules hard yet I rarely listen to them. Im ready for a new album
     
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    J. Old Fart

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    I will re-listen to Vials of Wrath. Its been a good 3 or 4 years
     

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