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1 hour ago, AlSymerz said:

METAL!!! <headbang emoji that doesn't exist on this forum>


Nothing rips like writing a song about trees as an allegory for the violence inherent in class relations or something.

There are some things I miss about vBulletin but those goddamn stupid emojis are not among them.

NP: Rush - A Farewell To Kings

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On 1/10/2023 at 9:38 AM, JonoBlade said:

Would love to check them out, but for this from their bandcamp:


"all major streaming platforms" means "we are beholden to century media and we won't get paid fuck all for streams, we are so stupid we actively participate in the devaluation of our own music"

Goddamn I hate Century Media. 

Oh man, I didn't realize that.  I've been playing their album non-stop on Apple Music lately.  I hope these guys can find a way to keep going, because they absolutely killer!

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Ken Mode/Entrench (2013) 

Ken Mode/Venerable (2011)

Ken Mode/Null (2022)

Boris/fade (2022)-somehow I missed this in 2022....like TG, I like "W" and I like Boris Rocks 22 even better....Fade is a return to their drone that somewhat put them on the map, but it's much gazey-er than their drone/doom masterwork Amplifier Worship--one of my personal faves in the genre

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1 hour ago, FatherAlabaster said:

Rush - Moving Pictures

There's a handful of Rush songs I used to kinda like. Bastille Day, What You're Doing, Trees and Red Barchetta. I'm positive that Bastille Day was on Caress of Steel and What You're Doing was on their first album, and reasonably certain at least one of those other two was on Moving Pictures. I get fuzzy on the details of the records that came after 2112, which was the last one I bought back in the day before I gave up on them. People always used to try to steer me towards Working Man thinking it would win me over and be the catalyst for a big Rush epiphany, but I never really felt that one. Even though I think the debut is the one Rush album I could probably listen to all the way through and enjoy most of it. As I rememeber it had a bit of a Zeppelinesque quality to it. It's been so long, maybe I'll give it a shot right now.


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