Silverstein This Is How the Wind Shifts
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toxin.
April 22nd 2013


12805 Comments

Album Rating: 4.0

justin bieber has a better clean singing voice now that he went thru puberty though
but yea he sounds like he just finished puberty or something, ugh

Scoot
April 22nd 2013


17914 Comments

Album Rating: 3.5

yeah i hate the clean vox mostly

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lucasjcockcroft
April 22nd 2013


3714 Comments

Album Rating: 4.5

cleans are the best part of this
have you not hear A Better Place orrrr

Scoot
April 22nd 2013


17914 Comments

Album Rating: 3.5

yes i have and it's not the best part by a longshot

skoopy48
April 22nd 2013


1596 Comments

Album Rating: 4.0

His cleans are great as usual but his screams sound a little strained here though I don't blaim him after what he did on Short Songs.

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Ecnalzen
April 22nd 2013


6825 Comments

Album Rating: 3.0

"the clean vocals drove me insane maybe it was the realization that he's 30 and sounds like he's 14
but yea he sounds like he just finished puberty or something, ugh
yeah i hate the clean vox mostly"

Agreed.

MarkTheDead
April 22nd 2013


665 Comments

Album Rating: 5.0

So apparently Silverstein and ABR did a split of covers from The Get Up Kids and Saves the Day. It's pretty legit.

MarkTheDead
April 22nd 2013


665 Comments

Album Rating: 5.0

I agree, the same can be said for Anthony Green and plenty of other vocalist, while Shane isn't that bad at all. It's nice sounding to me.

MarkTheDead
April 22nd 2013


665 Comments

Album Rating: 5.0

That's damn true.

Ecnalzen
April 22nd 2013


6825 Comments

Album Rating: 3.0

You guys like his voice, some of the rest of us don't. Big whoop.

toxin.
April 22nd 2013


12805 Comments

Album Rating: 4.0

"the so and so sounds like [insert teenager age] is a dumb trend on this site anyways"
it's a trend? it was an honest observation so whatever

Ecnalzen
April 22nd 2013


6825 Comments

Album Rating: 3.0

Do all the cool kids do it?

MarkTheDead
April 22nd 2013


665 Comments

Album Rating: 5.0

It doesn't matter to me if people like his voice or not, but complaining about the pitch being high and liking others that are as high, if not higher is a tad hypocritical right? I admire his vocals, but that's just me.

Ecnalzen
April 22nd 2013


6825 Comments

Album Rating: 3.0

It's not just that his voice is high. It's the way he sounds; the tone of his singing voice. Stephen Christian from Anberlin has a pretty high voice, but he has great tone. So does Dallas Green and the dude from Deaf Havana, the guy from We Are The Ocean, Anthony Raneri (Bayside), Casey Cresenzo, etc.

I put Shane Told in with vocalists of the likes of Sleeping With Sirens, Scary Kids Scaring Kids, Dead Poetic, Spoken, Funeral For A Friend, Senses Fail, lostprophets, blah blah blah. They have higher pitched singers that imo don't have the best tone for the range they like to hang out in. It's a matter of taste. It's not just because he sings high.

Cygnatti
April 22nd 2013


22351 Comments


sksk rules >:/

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MarkTheDead
April 22nd 2013


665 Comments

Album Rating: 5.0

I still disagree, and enjoy his voice.

lucasjcockcroft
April 22nd 2013


3714 Comments

Album Rating: 4.5

he does sound 18 and not 30
but they still rule

Ecnalzen
April 22nd 2013


6825 Comments

Album Rating: 3.0

I am not saying any of those bands in the second section are bad. The vocals just leave something to be desired for me, like with this band. They all play a style of music that I enjoy, but the weaker area is the vocals. You guys might disagree, and that's cool. I don't have a problem with that.

To me, it sounded like you guys were basically saying that if I don't like Shane Told's voice because it is higher pitched, then I shouldn't like anyone with a higher pitched voice. I am just trying to explain my reasoning here and possibly the reasoning of the others that mentioned their distaste for the vocals.

toxin.
April 22nd 2013


12805 Comments

Album Rating: 4.0

except he sounds like he's fucking 14, how is it a stupid statement at all?

literally i went through puberty when i was 13, so when i was 14 i had a voice that sounded masculine, but still was pretty high-pitched compared to what it is now. it had the same nasally/whiny timbre that Shane Told or w/e has on this album. Plain and simple, he sounds like he's 14.


toxin.
April 22nd 2013


12805 Comments

Album Rating: 4.0

or a 14 year old with a normal voice

and what i'm saying is the two overlap, and one data point in the overlapped area is shane told



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