Protest the Hero Volition
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Azn.
March 8th 2014



5569 Comments

Album Rating: 3.0

pretty dorky, yeh

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IsaacMoe
March 28th 2014



6 Comments

Album Rating: 4.5

Love the album but the intro to skies is just unbearable. When he sings "cough, gasp, sputter" I just fricken hate him. Rest of the song is great though

JohnFire
April 2nd 2014



190 Comments


This album is a mess. SO painfully obvious that the music was written without Rody, his vocals barely fit any song. A Life Embossed is just the tip of the shit-iceberg. I can deal with the fact that it's also obvious that pretty much all of this was written individually in front of computers instead of jamming and working on the songs together in a practice space. I get it. Most bands do it like this these days. But this is just not what they should deliver after receiving that amount of funds from the fans.
Now with Arif gone aswell the band's pretty much over. Pretty sad, Fortress is one of my all time favorite albums.

cliiint
April 2nd 2014



506 Comments

Album Rating: 4.0

this is better than fortress in every way.

and i'm pretty sure rodys always just come in at the end to do vocals.

Butkuiss
April 3rd 2014



4110 Comments

Album Rating: 3.0

So Arif left the band and he was really the only thing I still enjoyed about them.

Spec
April 3rd 2014



27062 Comments

Album Rating: 4.0

rip

cliiint
April 3rd 2014



506 Comments

Album Rating: 4.0

snake be a cool guy and edit that shit

personally i won't give up on these guys unless they lose a guitarist or rody. i don't think arif had much to do with the writing besides lyrics on the first two albums.

Butkuiss
April 3rd 2014



4110 Comments

Album Rating: 3.0

Tbqh the best parts of Fortress were all Arif.

Emyay
April 4th 2014



5804 Comments


band has grown off me pretty hard. really unfortunate

SnoopiestGraph
April 15th 2014



1 Comments

Album Rating: 4.5 | Sound Off

I agree that it isn't Kezia, but Kezia was a once in a career type album. That's like saying "sure this Michael Jackson album is alright, but it ISN'T Thriller." It's a false comparison. I find it a solid, very enjoyable album, and art, be it music or otherwise, need not always be laden with rich themes and powerful messages. Sometimes, it can be fun for fun's sake. Imagine dwelling in a world solely made of thoughts about social injustice and the plagues of modernity; it's repressive. I personally love songs about alien battles. Fluffy lyrics are just as enjoyable as those that provoke deep introspection. Volition is a rich, catchy, and musically delightful album, and I personally think it's miles better than "average."

Funeralopolis
April 15th 2014



11025 Comments

Album Rating: 3.0

fortress is really the only thing I like by this band, so much nostalgia of jamming it at full blast in the car with my bros in high school

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aircycle
April 16th 2014



888 Comments

Album Rating: 4.0

yeah well you know what they say, the american pitbull the american dream

Funeralopolis
April 16th 2014



11025 Comments

Album Rating: 3.0

This band actually thinks pitbulls shouldn't be destroyed lol

botb
April 16th 2014



9560 Comments


they shouldnt

cliiint
April 19th 2014



506 Comments

Album Rating: 4.0

after listening to my other 5s today, mainly HORSE the band, ive accepted that this isn't a 5. but its fucking great

Insurrection
Contributing Reviewer
April 19th 2014



20641 Comments

Album Rating: 4.0

yup

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Scoot
May 30th 2014



17681 Comments

Album Rating: 4.5

kezia is still quite easily their best

remarkable that they wrote it at such young ages

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trackbytrackreviews
June 1st 2014



721 Comments


Hate the vocals

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Butkuiss
June 1st 2014



4110 Comments

Album Rating: 3.0

Fortress > Kezia > Scurrilous > this

adr
June 1st 2014



1767 Comments

Album Rating: 2.5

Kezia is 1



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