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DarkNoctus
Contributing Reviewer
July 2nd 2012


8818 Comments

Album Rating: 4.0 | Sound Off

fixed, thanks wizard! :]

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MO
July 2nd 2012


18649 Comments

Album Rating: 3.0

good stuff noctus

North0House2
July 2nd 2012


5856 Comments


Whoa, Marrow of the Spirit dropped a year and a half ago already? Man, time travels fast...

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Crysis
Staff Reviewer
July 2nd 2012


16388 Comments

Album Rating: 3.5

This was much better than I was expecting after Marrow, so I am pleased. It doesn't, however, even touch their old stuff. I like how heavy - how unexpectedly heavy - this was, but the riffs are still lacking and the variety in instrumentation isn't nearly as important a feature as before.

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someguest
July 2nd 2012


20527 Comments


let's go back to 2006

Xenophanes
Emeritus
July 3rd 2012


10593 Comments


After reading this I'm convinced that you really should he the front runner for a contributor spot. Really solid work man, always a pleasure.

Gyromania
July 3rd 2012


15701 Comments


There are a fair few things that need fixin' in this here review, such as:

For a band with such a mutual creative talent, it's a lot better for them to just let them continue forging their own path and not paying attention to what people want or expect.


remove the second 'them' and change 'paying' to 'pay'. Mostly small stuff like that, otherwise, what Xeno said.

Gyromania
July 3rd 2012


15701 Comments


Also, 'farcry' is two words, not one.

pcar
July 3rd 2012


530 Comments

Album Rating: 4.0

shit is tight yo

eggsvonsatan
July 3rd 2012


1087 Comments


I absolutely love this. I feel like a lot of people on this site will never listen to agalloch again unless they release Ashes pt. II

ZedO
July 3rd 2012


1096 Comments


sounds cool..

illmitch
July 3rd 2012


5429 Comments


dank as fuck

SgtPepper
Staff Reviewer
July 3rd 2012


4424 Comments


I think you'd really like this, Zed, its very good. Just finished listening to it.

Good review, Noctus.
POS'd

Sunn177
July 3rd 2012


286 Comments


I thought Marrow was awesome so I'll check this soon.

Wizard
July 3rd 2012


19395 Comments

Album Rating: 3.5

It doesn't, however, even touch their old stuff. I like how heavy - how unexpectedly heavy - this was, but the riffs are still lacking and the variety in instrumentation isn't nearly as important a feature as before.

Dropping the acoustic atmosphere is seriously going to kill Agalloch for me. But I do like how they upped the production standard on this one. Did not expect this to be so heavy.

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DarkNoctus
Contributing Reviewer
July 3rd 2012


8818 Comments

Album Rating: 4.0 | Sound Off

fixed minor errors, thanks guys! :]

and yeah wizard i definitely wouldn't want the lack of acoustic atmosphere to be permanent, but i still love how this turned out

scissorlocked
July 3rd 2012


3509 Comments


nice work Noctus and grats for the feature!

Shuyin
July 3rd 2012


11602 Comments


nice review mr. Noctus.

i thought you werent enjoying this album, guess it grew on you. gotta check it out m/

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Gmork89
July 3rd 2012


5510 Comments

Album Rating: 3.0

"Dropping the acoustic atmosphere is seriously going to kill Agalloch for me."

Exactly how I feel. I need to give this a good listen though.

Crysis
Staff Reviewer
July 3rd 2012


16388 Comments

Album Rating: 3.5

Dropping the acoustic atmosphere is seriously going to kill Agalloch for me.


Exactly how I feel [2]



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