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11 hours ago, FatherAlabaster said:

I'll be interested to hear what you think. It's not a huge departure from Atra Mors, but I think it's a bit less heavy and more dynamic overall. Definite early Peaceville vibe in spots, and great use of violins throughout. There are some absolutely phenomenal moments. Have you gotten around to Embrace The Emptiness or Antithesis Of Light yet?

Last couple:
Cult Leader - A Patient Man
Enslaved - E

Nope, not yet but will be doing as I have loads of time off in December to catch up on my to do list of albums.

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Watain - 'Trident Wolf Eclipse'

I don't know. The world's obsession with Watain leaves me somewhat bemused. I dutifully bought this - my fourth Watain album - and I guess it's ok. I haven't been drunk enough and in the right environment for this to mean much yet, so at the moment it's a bit of a clusterfuck in my car as I drive around like a normal citizen. I need to hear this on a fullmoon night at high volume, alcohol in my veins. At the moment I wish they'd strip the clutter back and just focus on writing some compelling riffs like their patron saint Jon Nodtveidt would do. 

They're playing in Melbourne next month and I've been dragging my heels when it comes to buying a $65 ticket. Also, what's up with these mega expensive ticket prizes. Dimmu and Emperor were $87 each! Bloody Alestorm is also about $63. Alestorm!! If it was $40 I'd be there in a flash for a decent cheap night out, but I really have to think twice about dropping between 60-90 dollars for metal bands who are going to play a 70 minute set. 

Things are getting out of hand. 

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3 minutes ago, FatherAlabaster said:

Necrogram though, innit

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Deine Lakaien - Winter Fish Testosterone

Oh yeah. I really must try to keep up to date with my grams. Pentagram, necrogram, fat-a-gram. There's so many to remember....

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