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Hyperion1001
Staff Reviewer
September 1st 2011


19845 Comments


Saw these guys live a while ago, i didn't get the impression that this was metalcore though...

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Tyrael
September 1st 2011


21005 Comments


Deathcore:
All Shall Perish - This Is Where It Ends
Born Of Osiris - The Discovery
Beheading Of A King - Quasar: Preserving Legacy

Metalcore:
The Human Abstract - Digital Veil
Cave In - White Silence
Sylosis - Edge Of The Earth (they eliminated most of their metalcore influences but whatever :])
Hands - Give Me Rest

Just some non-generic stuff I really enjoyed this year, I hope you'll like these Blake

Inveigh
September 1st 2011


25877 Comments

Album Rating: 4.5

didn't get the impression that this was metalcore though


it's more along the lines of Converge or Poison the Well than any of the more "melodic" metalcore or whatever. But it's also very post-hardcore and sludge influenced.





Tyraelxy: heard the All Shall Perish and Born of Osiris records; weren't really my thing (ASP was definitely the better of the two). Will probably check out the others though.

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Tyrael
September 1st 2011


21005 Comments


It's always nice to see you ripping on whatever I post *Redhood*

Hmm yeah what Chambered said, that Cave In record is a must.

Tyrael
September 1st 2011


21005 Comments


thats not fade im fade actually inveighs fade

Wait... what?

edit: Ok I won't call you Fade any more

Hyperion1001
Staff Reviewer
September 1st 2011


19845 Comments


lol

Tyrael
September 1st 2011


21005 Comments


fade doesnt exist

Aw man nobody could insult me and make me feel bad about myself quite like he did :/

Inveigh
September 1st 2011


25877 Comments

Album Rating: 4.5

it sure is

WeepingBanana
October 24th 2011


10439 Comments

Album Rating: 4.0

so this is pretty fantastic

sixthgoldenticket
November 30th 2011


1176 Comments


slept on this for awhile, i love it

Thane
January 10th 2012


2237 Comments

Album Rating: 4.0

seeing these guys with circle takes the square and kylesa, listening to a song now and i really need to check this

MrElmo
October 3rd 2012


1955 Comments


Nah this ain't metalcore but idc i love it, I should probably be on the lookout for mennomite now....

Wizard
October 3rd 2012


20017 Comments

Album Rating: 4.5

This is metalcore through and through, just not the gay shit you're probably refering this to. They utilize alot of early 90s noise rock and bits of sludge but yeah, hardcore and metal = metalcore last time I checked.



And get on Mennonite asap.

greg84
Emeritus
October 8th 2012


7544 Comments

Album Rating: 3.5

I don't think it's metalcore at all. It's sludgy noise rock that derives from the sound established by Unsane. KEN Mode copy plenty of their ideas actually. It's still cool though, but quite derivative at times.

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WeepingBanana
October 8th 2012


10439 Comments

Album Rating: 4.0

i mean i think KEN Mode take as many cues from Deadguy as they do from Unsane

greg84
Emeritus
October 8th 2012


7544 Comments

Album Rating: 3.5

You might be right, but the Unsane references seem more palpable and I'm quite sure Deadguy were also influenced by them.

WeepingBanana
October 8th 2012


10439 Comments

Album Rating: 4.0

agreed, Unsane rule

Wizard
October 8th 2012


20017 Comments

Album Rating: 4.5

Ummm last time I checked, this had massive breakdowns, huge metallic hooks, and godforsaken hardcore mixed together with a dash of noise rock. That definitely qualifies this as metalcore through and through. Whatever though, glad people love this album.



And yes, Unsane rule, especially the album the put out this year!

WeepingBanana
November 3rd 2012


10439 Comments

Album Rating: 4.0

progress requires my hands and mind to move

Wizard
November 3rd 2012


20017 Comments

Album Rating: 4.5

Thank you Mike.



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