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    I highly recommend the new albums by
    Abbath, Fleshgod Apocalypse, & Cauldron

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    Quote Originally Posted by TonyMonktana View Post
    I highly recommend the new albums by
    Abbath, Fleshgod Apocalypse, & Cauldron
    New Fleshgod was alright.

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    Quote Originally Posted by Fencers View Post
    I think they're first few records are legitimately good Melodeath.

    The Crusher, The Avenger, With Oden on Our Side and Vs. The World are great 8/10 albums in my opinion. Some great burners on those- I am looking forward to Amon Amarth playing at least a few songs off any of those records. Perhaps "The Sound of Eight Hooves" or "God, His Son & Holy Whore".

    I'm sure it's gonna be a lot of Jomsviking though.
    Assuming it's their better material, it's just fucking amazing when bands play their early stuff live. I went absolutely insane when Soilwork played The Chainheart Machine and when At the Gates played Windows.

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    Quote Originally Posted by Kelimbror View Post
    I think the new song is fantastic. It keeps in line with their usual work, but also tweaks it a bit. Looking forward to an album that tells a story, hoping the concert runs through the whole thing. And to see them with Sabaton? So nice. I saw Sabaton open for Nightwish and damned if those dudes didn't rock the fucking place out. I loooove Sabaton after seeing them live. They are the real deal, totally into their music. It was great stuff.

    They have Entomed A.D. and Exmortus opening, which is 'OK'. But if it was Sabaton? Dude...fucking rad. Sabaton+Nightwish is still the best show I've seen in my life. Same venue I have booked for AA, it's small and the sound is so good. I just saw tool at an arena show and fuck that. Big venues are just terrible for sound and engagement. I don't ever want to see a band in a large venue again. I'm all about the up front and personal sound.

    Luckily we have VIP tickets for AA so we'll be right there, in a tiny packed place, to hear how awesome it is. I just do not understand the appeal of 'stadium rock' these days. It's garbage compared to shows in tight spaces.
    Yeah man Sabaton are awesome live. Their lead singer just fuckin loves to tour too. AA was the first metal show I'd been too and I'm def going again when they come through this year.

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    Just so people know, this entire EP is completely amazing.


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    So... there's a new track for Cobalt streaming. Also, why am I the only one in this thread for the past week? o.O

    http://www.npr.org/sections/allsongs...alt-beast-whip

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    Because I haven't really listened to anything new since the new Fleshgod album came out. I finally took the time to go back in Old Man Gloom's catalog to listen to Meditations in B and the Seminars, which have been in quite heavy rotation for me since then, but aside from that I haven't kept up with new releases.

    The new Obscura is on my list, but considering how the promo singles sounded I'm afraid to even start that one.
    /blog off

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    Quote Originally Posted by Duilliath View Post
    So... there's a new track for Cobalt streaming. Also, why am I the only one in this thread for the past week? o.O

    http://www.npr.org/sections/allsongs...alt-beast-whip
    I'm in the army (till August) and I haven't got much free time. I only listened to a couple new releases like Rotting Christ (bland) , Oranssi Pazuzu (good but didn't wow me) and Cthe'list (floored me).

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    Cauldron is the best damn clean vocals metal band I've heard in a while
    https://open.spotify.com/album/69ajXd1iVQb4bM0c5OwROI

    Sounds like Scorpions stole Silversun Pickups singer, I LOVE IT!

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    Not as good as All Fours, but it does have its moments. Might grow on me, just like All Fours. I think the more upfront production and screams that carry more of the vocalist's voice made their latest album more enjoyable for me.

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    Oh yeah be sure to follow @TRVEMETAL on twitter if you use twitter, it's my metal account where I post all things metal

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    Quote Originally Posted by Goriq View Post


    Not as good as All Fours, but it does have its moments. Might grow on me, just like All Fours. I think the more upfront production and screams that carry more of the vocalist's voice made their latest album more enjoyable for me.
    Listened to both of them. For some reason it seems like a band that should appeal to me, but it just doesn't grab me.

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    Quote Originally Posted by Duilliath View Post
    Listened to both of them. For some reason it seems like a band that should appeal to me, but it just doesn't grab me.
    That's how I also felt about them at first. They had what it takes for me to like them, but their music didn't immediately make me come back to it. They might grow on you as well.

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