Metallica Ride the Lightning
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Dylan620
January 3rd 2014


1059 Comments

Album Rating: 4.5

Me when the second half of the title track's guitar solo comes on while I'm shoveling snow:



"THIS. IS. SPARTAAAAAAAA!!!!!"

CK
January 3rd 2014


5103 Comments

Album Rating: 4.5

Switch RTL and KEA and that's what you get from me, Spirit

tempest--
January 3rd 2014


15493 Comments


puppetz

CK
January 3rd 2014


5103 Comments

Album Rating: 4.5

is a 4

tempest--
January 3rd 2014


15493 Comments


!!!

demigod!
January 3rd 2014


46362 Comments

Album Rating: 4.0

OMG NOT A 4 WHAT A HORRENDOUS RATING HOW COULD U





it's almost a 4. my least fav of the first 3 but its stand outs are too good

Digging: Jeff Rosenstock - We Cool?

tempest--
January 3rd 2014


15493 Comments


guess i'm just a generic metal head then because it's a hard 5 for me but oh well rock on it's fuckin metallica m/m /m m/ /m/ m/m

CK
January 3rd 2014


5103 Comments

Album Rating: 4.5

Indeed m/ hard

manosg
January 3rd 2014


7435 Comments

Album Rating: 5.0

Agreed with Lloyd.

Digging: The Gathering - How to Measure a Planet?

Geadom
January 3rd 2014


2949 Comments

Album Rating: 5.0

No way KEA > Justice, lol. KEA is just too unfocused.



However this > *



SOMEONE HELP MEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEE

facupm
January 4th 2014


9256 Comments

Album Rating: 4.5

life its seems will fade away



JamieTwort
Contributing Reviewer
January 5th 2014


22538 Comments


lol Geadom, KEA has the passion and energy, AJFA just drags hard despite having some great moments. KEA wins by a landslide for me.

emprorzurg
January 5th 2014


549 Comments

Album Rating: 4.5

KEA never lets down, AJFA has times where it does

facupm
January 5th 2014


9256 Comments

Album Rating: 4.5

im with geadom ajfa>kea

MoosechriS
January 5th 2014


5100 Comments

Album Rating: 5.0

No way KEA > Justice, lol. KEA is just too unfocused.



seriously!? Kill em all is a bunch of beer drinking teenagers doing what they love and thrashing out, the youthful exuberance carries the whole thing so well. Not to mention that it's got better songs too, AJFA is basically a band dragging a 4 minute song over the space of 7-9 minutes with no real reason too other than they were running out of ideas. AJFA drags it's arse like a dog missing it's hind legs

JamieTwort
Contributing Reviewer
January 5th 2014


22538 Comments


Moose knows.

rockandmetaljunkie
January 5th 2014


4552 Comments

Album Rating: 5.0 | Sound Off

AJFA is different record from kill em all and its a classic for what it represents.

MoosechriS
January 5th 2014


5100 Comments

Album Rating: 5.0

i won't deny it's classic status in what it did for thrash and metal in general as it brought things to the mainstream that weren't there before, but it's still the least interesting of their first 4 records.

rockandmetaljunkie
January 5th 2014


4552 Comments

Album Rating: 5.0 | Sound Off

Its not only that. The progressive side of AJFA was unheard of at the time. In fact, I think Metallica invented Progressive Thrash with that record.

rockandmetaljunkie
January 5th 2014


4552 Comments

Album Rating: 5.0 | Sound Off

"it's still the least interesting of their first 4 records"



I'm with you on that.



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