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Re: Down They're a great deal more southern rock than EHG though, they took that NOLA sound in a completely different direction than Crowbar or Acid Bath, and can't really be looked at as the same. I like them, but won't argue that the aforementioned bands get more listens from me. Sent from my HTC PH39100 using Tapatalk 2

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I first heard Down when the guitarist in my old band brought their demo to a practice way back in the 90's...we were all blown away. When the first album finally came out we literally listened to it non stop on the drive from Plymouth to London to play a gig...then back again and didn't get bored of it once. The next two albums were good but that first one is a killer.

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Not even Pantera? I'm not the biggest Pantera fan my self' date=' but they have some good songs.[/quote'] His hatred of Pantera and everything that they've been involved with is all consuming. Odd, as he favors Overkill's groove metal period over their thrash period...

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I used to own their 'Nola' album at some stage in the murky past, and I really didn't enjoy it very much. I found it a little unexciting. While not a huge Pantera fan, I can certainly attest to feeling great excitement listening to their music back in the mid 90s. I don't leave the room if I hear a 'Vulgar' track these days either. But overall, not a fan. A lot of meatheads in my country love them though. And there is no shortage of meatheads here. 

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