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Awesome! They played last night. I was honestly debating on going. I'm not really a fan of theirs but they seem to be pretty amusing in all the interviews I've read. Did you go last night?
Nope, I'm fucking sick. Sent from my HTC PH39100 using Tapatalk 2

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Awesome! They played last night. I was honestly debating on going. I'm not really a fan of theirs but they seem to be pretty amusing in all the interviews I've read. Did you go last night?
I just saw them last week, dude, they were incredible. Two drummers. The heaviest thing I've seen since Swans. I'm not a big fan of their recordings, but "A Senile Animal" captures what they're like best IMO.

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I just saw them last week' date=' dude, they were incredible. Two drummers. The heaviest thing I've seen since Swans. I'm not a big fan of their recordings, but "A Senile Animal" captures what they're like best IMO.[/quote'] Perhaps one day I'll break down and see them. :)

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Read this quote today from Dave Grohl and although I am not a massive fan of Foo Fighters (oh alright I'd rather stick pins in my eyes and have old people tickle my arse) I thought it was pretty cool. "I went to England to see Cronos from Venom, and he really is that guy. I don't know if he's really Satanic, but we went to dinner and he drank like a Viking and ate a piece of meat that was almost still alive. The outside was kind of brown, but it was cold and bloody. And he told us about going into supermarkets and eating raw meat when he didn't have any money. I told that to Lemmy and he said, "Yeah, well I used to suck the meat out of raw sausages." It was like a contest for who could be more metal."

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Not my favourite per se, but I really do like this: "There is no day without a night. Some people see only darkness in me and only light in themselves. So be it. I like all colours." - Adam Nergal Darski, Confessions of a Heretic

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Flicking through back issues of some mags I unearthed upstairs earlier and have a few quotes that made me smile:

"I don't run around the streets setting priests on fire." - Athenar, Midnight

"If you don't like a band anymore, just find something else to listen to." Fenriz, Darkthrone

"Without 13th Century Italian Dance Music, we wouldn't have Summoning" Obsequiae

"...our music is not easily digested by the brainless masses." Voltaire 666, Deiphago

"People think Satan's cool and he's your friend, but he's not your friend...." Victor Griffin

"...I can't simply live off of praise and Facebook likes." David DiSanto, Vektor

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"What's the matter with you people? You're not makin enough fuckin noise! You're not wimpin out are ya? Lemme hear ya say 'fuck no James!'" "Fuck no James!" "Alright... this next song's gonna kill all the fake people out there! All the posers! We fuckin hate them... I'm not sposed to say fuck..." -James Hetfield, 1983 I think it was. I can't fuckin remember.

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On 02/04/2017 at 7:34 PM, Kristiko said:

"If you can't handle failure, then I don't think that success is an option. So you might as well learn to fail efficiently and move on." - Devin Townsend

What is this supposed to mean? Surely it's still possible to succeed even if you can't handle failure. In fact, not being able to handle failure may push someone further towards success, like an elite athlete or someone. Devin Townsend's annoying. 

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No, he meant when people give up from different stuff, ideas, dreams because sometimes it doesn't work for a while and you have to be willing and aware that you will probably humiliate yourself for a while until you just stop caring, being fearful and just try and do and be persistent until it's done. 

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“Call me, Alabama!” - Alexander Shunnarah

I’m only kidding about that one. 

My actual favorite metal quote is probably what Lemmy said when a fan threw a beer bottle at him. “If you want to throw something, why don’t you come up here, throw a fucking punch, and I’ll kick your fucking teeth in!” - Lemmy

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