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16 hours ago, MattCantina said:

Ulcerate - Shrines of Paralysis. Better than Vermis, roughly on the same level of The Destroyers of All. Everything is Fire is still their best effort though. Looking forward to hear news from Paul Kelland and the others, a new album would be a fine surprise.

Strangely enough I have never gotten around to "The Destroyers of All", I have just queued it on my radar list (along with half a million other albums).  I think everything I have heard thus far has been an improvement on the previous and I thought "Shrines.." to be the pinnacle for me.  Will check out "The Destroyers..." though.

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18 minutes ago, MattCantina said:

Ulcerate - Shrines of Paralysis. Better than Vermis, roughly on the same level of The Destroyers of All. Everything is Fire is still their best effort though. Looking forward to hear news from Paul Kelland and the others, a new album would be a fine surprise.

I love "Shrines", and I also liked it better than I did Vermis. I get a nice sense of progression through their albums. "Destroyers" and "Shrines" are the two I listen to the most, but "Everything Is Fire" is fire too.

Just now, MacabreEternal said:

Strangely enough I have never gotten around to "The Destroyers of All", I have just queued it on my radar list (along with half a million other albums).  I think everything I have heard thus far has been an improvement on the previous and I though "Shrines.." to be the pinnacle for me.  Will check out "The Destroyers..." though.

That's the one that really got me into them -- some of my online metal friends don't like it as much because of its "post-metal" qualities: more drawn-out melodies and more atmospheric vibe. It's a little less suffocating and intense than the others but I think it's superb.

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I sometimes wonder what you’re all doing while listening to this collection of crushing classics. What are you actually doing?

NP: Requiem’s mix of doom and blackened hits as I sit on a bus to the city. That’s right, in-laws are far far away and I’m out to play in my solitary way. 

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16 minutes ago, Requiem said:

I sometimes wonder what you’re all doing while listening to this collection of crushing classics. What are you actually doing?

NP: Requiem’s mix of doom and blackened hits as I sit on a bus to the city. That’s right, in-laws are far far away and I’m out to play in my solitary way. 

Well I was listening to Painkiller while delivering Pizzas before, the customer said they were surprised how quick the delivery was and gave me a tip ?

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1 hour ago, H34VYM3T4LD4V3 said:

Well I was listening to Painkiller while delivering Pizzas before, the customer said they were surprised how quick the delivery was and gave me a tip ?

You must have been putting your foot down with the power. 

NP: Rotting Christ new tracks and last two albums on an awesome playlist. 

There’s no doubt that as much as I love the two new songs, they are much more commercial and better produced than the last couple of albums, and they lack the occult menace of those albums. My playlist has the new tracks then the favourites like ‘666’, and when the (slightly) older songs come on it suddenly gets dark, serious and heavy.  Everyone is raving about the new tracks, and yeah they’re good, but they could easily appear on a television commercial or something. 

Still, looking forward to the album. 

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1 hour ago, Requiem said:

I sometimes wonder what you’re all doing while listening to this collection of crushing classics. What are you actually doing?

NP: Requiem’s mix of doom and blackened hits as I sit on a bus to the city. That’s right, in-laws are far far away and I’m out to play in my solitary way. 

When I'm posting lots of albums back to back, I'm usually either painting or working on design projects.

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