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Currently listening to Deicide - Overtures of Blasphemy.

Honestly I've seen a lot of people complaining about this album, and for me I do like it. Sure it's nowhere near Deicide's best or anything like that, and it's not anything special, but I still find it enjoyable. 

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7 minutes ago, GabeBrown1992 said:

Sure it's nowhere near Deicide's best or anything like that, and it's not anything special, but I still find it enjoyable. 

Funny enough, that seems to be the main complaint. Most people I've run into online agree that it's an ok album, but "ok" isn't good enough for some of them. I haven't had a chance to listen to it yet. I'll give it a fair shot, but I haven't enjoyed anything  of theirs since Once Upon The Cross, so I'm not expecting much.

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10 hours ago, FatherAlabaster said:

Funny enough, that seems to be the main complaint. Most people I've run into online agree that it's an ok album, but "ok" isn't good enough for some of them. I haven't had a chance to listen to it yet. I'll give it a fair shot, but I haven't enjoyed anything  of theirs since Once Upon The Cross, so I'm not expecting much.

It actually has one thing on "Once.." and that is that "Overtures.." is not as 'front heavy'.  As I said in my review, the new one is too long for my money and guilty of filler most definitely.  However when they are on point on this record this is some of their best work of recent years.  It reinvents no wheels but still puts Morbid Angel's last effort to utter shame.

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Xentrix "For Whose Advantage" - vocally I am not a fan of these guys but their music in the main compensates enough for me.  After a quick re-run of the Acid Reign collection yesterday I fell out with their vocals completely and realised there's nothing much else in there to act as a valid distraction to them.  Tastes change I suppose, etc, etc

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