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27 minutes ago, Thatguy said:

I always hated Kiss...and I see no reason to change now.

Now playing - SORROWING - Sorrowing. Rather nice atmospheric BM.

Earlier -  THE TEMPLE - The Temple. What a cracker this one is. Worth the price of admission for the bass sound alone!

So Doc lemme ask you mate, were you one of those unusual kids who was born a fully formed adult? An "old soul" who was already too grown up for mindless banal pedestrian 70's rock & roll in your youth and just listened to Tangerine Dream and gazed at the stars through your telescope in your room while you did your homework? Didn't have a typical childhood, graduated from nursery rhymes then put on your big boy pants and just went straight out to playing jazz sax in the pubs & hotels of Parramatta at 9 years old and then off to uni at 16 followed by medical school at 19?

 

Yeah that Temple is pretty good, innit? I'll get to that Sorrowing in a little bit here. 

 

And @ Deadovic, we really didn't need that mental image tonight thank you. Or at least I didn't, shouldn't deem to speak for the rest of these yobbos. But whatever you do please don't post pics!

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Sorrowing - Sorrowing, atmo-post-black from right down the road here in Philly. I toldja I'd give it a burl. This record started out in an ambient fashion, he was dragging the chain a bit and I was just about fixin' to bail, but then at 1:45 we got some music. This is really very good Doc, not my usual shred for Satan tucker by a longshot, but for something that's picked up the 'post' tag this is quite a bit more enjoyable and black-ish than I ever would've expected. Just 30 minutes long, I'm on my second go-round already. Good oil Doc.

 

Apeiron - Metamorphosen, Germany

 

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2 hours ago, GoatmasterGeneral said:

So Doc lemme ask you mate, were you one of those unusual kids who was born a fully formed adult? 

Oh, I liked rock&roll. I still do. But I always went for what ever seemed more hip than the shit my mates were listening to. That hasn't changed. As for the rest, I had a prolonged adolescence and didn't graduate in medicine until I was 30...various delusions - including musical ambitions -  delayed me.

And I'm glad you liked SORROWING. I can't remember why I picked it up but I'm glad I did.

I do confess to getting into Tangerine Dream when I was quite young...

2 hours ago, GoatmasterGeneral said:

And @ Deadovic, we really didn't need that mental image tonight thank you. Or at least I didn't, shouldn't deem to speak for the rest of these yobbos. But whatever you do please don't post pics!

I can never unsee that mental image now, and my quality of life is diminished accordingly.

1 hour ago, GoatmasterGeneral said:

Apeiron - Metamorphosen, Germany

 

Oh, and this is Thatguy approved. Thanks.

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45 minutes ago, Sheol said:

What did you think of this? I quite liked it, but it's a bit of a weird bird for sure.

That pretty much sums up how I feel after the first time hearing it. There are some elements of it that annoy me but as a whole it's fun and stays engaging. They go to some interesting places. Impressive musicianship and I love the early 70s prog rock vibe.

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Celestial Sword / Trhä - edënohhdlha hálgra tu majtranlh'ha / ga nëcëcta mon idlhi

https://celestialsword.bandcamp.com/album/ed-nohhdlha-h-lgra-tu-majtranlhha-ga-n-c-cta-mon-idlhi

Trhä is gonna be the new Lamp of Murmuur of 2022 when it comes to hypetrain, and CS is just crazy productive as always (6 splits and 1 full-length this year)

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Trhäendlhëtonëg

Trying this one out based on Sheol's recommendation. Five minute keyboard intro (that's never a good first impression lol) followed by overly raw, synthy bm. Not bad. I am growing tired of the "sound as terrible as possible on purpose" trend in black metal though. 

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4 hours ago, zackflag said:

Trhäendlhëtonëg

Trying this one out based on Sheol's recommendation. Five minute keyboard intro (that's never a good first impression lol) followed by overly raw, synthy bm. Not bad. I am growing tired of the "sound as terrible as possible on purpose" trend in black metal though. 

If I can't hear bass I stop listening. I do not want to listen to thin trebley guitars or wimpy keyboard.

 

7 hours ago, navybsn said:

A bunch of random shit I just bought on Bandcamp. Habibi Funk mix (interesting jazz and other normo genres from the Arab side of the world), some goth/post-punk collections, and the new Rope Sect while I set up my new office rig.

That Arab stuff is seriously an acquired taste that I might pass on. The first song I tried was Good Golly Miss Molly in Arabic by some enthusiastic amateurs. Not today thanks.

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