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4 hours ago, Requiem said:

It’s our last night in Thailand. I’ve started the world’s first Thailand themed death metal band. We’re about to release an EP:

Thai Die 

1. ‘Decapitated by Palm Fronds’

2. ‘Koconut Kult Killer’

3. ‘Thai’d and Strangled’

4. ‘Keelhauled’ (Alestorm cover)

5. ‘Tuk Tuk Truck Fuck’

Limited to 666 copies of coconut scented vinyl, personally signed by band members Requiem, @Balor and @salmonellapancake.

Cover art now available!

 

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Just got back from seeing Artificial Brain in Cambridge. They were great, and after the minor difficulties they had on their last tour, it was gratifying to see them back in top form - powerful, clear, tighter'n a witch's cleft, and pushed over the top by their vocalist's monstrous charisma. Aeviterne was the highlight for me among the openers - dissonant and abrasive, but with simple song structures that had an oddly hypnotic effect, and great sound and musicianship, featuring members from Castevet and Flourishing.

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I'm burned out on extreme metal lately. I love seeing death and black metal live, and that's pretty much all I want to play when I pick up my guitar, but as far as listening goes, nothing's ticking the boxes. I honestly haven't been listening to much of anything. It's kind of a weird feeling.

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Very pleased to hear Watain and At the Gates played in the bar room of the metal pub. Some stoner band on Rise Above called Witchskull is headlining tonight. No way I’m going to make it that late though so I’ll catch a support band or two.

Drinking beers and reading Mick Wall’s biography on Lemmy. 

Metal night and Requiem’s invited. 

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42 minutes ago, RelentlessOblivion said:

I've had a bit of a reaction to the measles vaccine, some minor swelling and pain around the site which totally sucks. See exactly this is why I don't get needles dammit!

Better than getting measles you weak South Australian. Take a cement pill and harden up. 

Go Cats! 

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By way of contrast, I'm now out at a "lowest common denominator" local black and death metal show that could easily be a parody of the worst shows I ever played in my youth. How I could have ever thought this town needed more death metal is beyond me at the moment. A great reminder of how much work it takes to simply not suck at this kind of thing.

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Brutal and severe thunder storms???? Can't you send some of those over to Sweden, Grandmaster? There are about 80 raging forest fires burning at the moment and I can litterally smell the smoke, and I am indoors with the windows shut. It is getting a bit worriedsome!!!!

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7 hours ago, Tortuga said:

Brutal and severe thunder storms???? Can't you send some of those over to Sweden, Grandmaster? There are about 80 raging forest fires burning at the moment and I can litterally smell the smoke, and I am indoors with the windows shut. It is getting a bit worriedsome!!!!

I will try 

today was a great day I had a lot of fun today 

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