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Davil667
October 31st 2013


407 Comments

Album Rating: 3.5

Yes, the atmosphere transported by FII is fantastic. It gives me chills every time I listen to Hell's Kitchen and Lines in the Sand.

Parallels
October 31st 2013


6641 Comments

Album Rating: 3.5

wtf You Not Me and Burning My Soul are awesome

Davil667
October 31st 2013


407 Comments

Album Rating: 3.5

Yeah, they are indeed!

Parallels
October 31st 2013


6641 Comments

Album Rating: 3.5

luv the original demo version of Burning My Soul where Hell's Kitchen is the solo

Davil667
October 31st 2013


407 Comments

Album Rating: 3.5

Just got the demo version of the album today. Looking forward to listening...

Parallels
October 31st 2013


6641 Comments

Album Rating: 3.5

Did you find the one with Metropolis Pt.2 as a rough demo? It's amazing that it was actually written during the same time as FII

Davil667
October 31st 2013


407 Comments

Album Rating: 3.5

Yes, I think it's the last track on it. Can't wait ;)

tempest--
October 31st 2013


13438 Comments


"wtf You Not Me and Burning My Soul are awesome"

god damn it

TalonsOfFire
October 31st 2013


7058 Comments

Album Rating: 2.5

lol those are the worst songs on the album and probably among the worst DT ever wrote

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Parallels
October 31st 2013


6641 Comments

Album Rating: 3.5

Thats bullshit considering that this is 2013 and not 2000

JamieTwort
Contributing Reviewer
November 1st 2013


20645 Comments

Album Rating: 2.5

Parallels has a point. Even the worst songs on FII have a lot more likability than most of the weaker songs from their post-6 Degrees albums.

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tempest--
November 1st 2013


13438 Comments


idk man, You Not Me is pretty darn awful.

trainofconsequence
November 1st 2013


1439 Comments


Bit of a disappointment to me

JamieTwort
Contributing Reviewer
November 1st 2013


20645 Comments

Album Rating: 2.5

This is better than I was expecting after the incredibly bland Dramatic Turd of Events.

TalonsOfFire
November 1st 2013


7058 Comments

Album Rating: 2.5

This new one is certainly more interesting and better made than Dramatic Turn, which had a lot of flaws, but still had some great songs like breaking all illusions and bridges in the sky. Those kinds of songs aren't really on here for some reason...

Parallels
November 1st 2013


6641 Comments

Album Rating: 3.5

Burning My Soul's lyrical genius > Bridges in the Sky

OmairSh
November 1st 2013


11034 Comments

Album Rating: 3.0

Alright who the fuck is dissing FII?

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TalonsOfFire
November 1st 2013


7058 Comments

Album Rating: 2.5

"Burning my soul's lyrical genius"

... I don't even know how to respond to that.

But to be fair Bridges in the Sky's lyrics aren't much better. I try not to judge DT by their lyrics, it's not exactly a strength of theirs.

Parallels
November 1st 2013


6641 Comments

Album Rating: 3.5

weve got someone who can think for you instead
and he sounds just like the last one

golden

dante1991
December 18th 2013


534 Comments

Album Rating: 4.0 | Sound Off

ugh, Burning My Soul.

If FII didn't have You Not Me, Burning My Soul and Take Away my Pain, it would be so much stronger. Just remove these and record a proper version of Raise the Knife to put on instead, and it would be stronger than Systematic, Oct, and Black Clouds.

The rest of the post 6 degrees albums have all been pretty solid on the whole IMO.

I would be happy for them to take an extra year for the following album to conjure up some better lyrics and metaphors. Something a bit more subtle and clever.

Remember Awake? The lyrics on that were outstanding...



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