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Well' date=' for me it's the most brutal genre, I've heard (haven't explored goregrind yet).[/quote'] Brutal does not mean good. That doesn't mean it can't be good, but unfortunately (as with tech death) the brutality is usually the only focus, leaving concepts like songwriting and memorability at the door. Sent from my HTC PH39100 using Tapatalk 2
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Re: Slam Death Metal Slam death is brutal death metal with a large emphasis on breakdowns and mid-paced grooves, often incorporating beats that wouldn't be out of place in hip-hop. Many slam death fans are also hip-hop fans, so there's definitely some crossover there. In theory, this doesn't sound like a bad thing, but many of the bands in this style just sound like insipid wiggercore with pig squeals and downtuned chugs. One of the few slam death bands that I've heard and really enjoyed was Dripping, but they create a pretty alien atmosphere and incorporate a lot of outside elements that give them a weird sound. As you all should know by know, I love weird/alien sounding metal, so that was a big draw for me. Their stuff is pretty hard to find though, I don't think they ever even released a full length album. Sent from my HTC PH39100 using Tapatalk 2

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One of the few slam death bands that I've heard and really enjoyed was Dripping, but they create a pretty alien atmosphere and incorporate a lot of outside elements that give them a weird sound. As you all should know by know, I love weird/alien sounding metal, so that was a big draw for me. Their stuff is pretty hard to find though, I don't think they ever even released a full length album. Sent from my HTC PH39100 using Tapatalk 2
They did, though I can't find it anywhere. "Disintegration of Thought Patterns During a Synthetic Mind Traveling Bliss". Shit, I can't even find these guys on youtube, and most of what comes up on other searches is (unsurprisingly) porn.
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