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Wadlez
November 21st 2013


4761 Comments

Album Rating: 4.5

Pretty much ^^ for me I played Oceanic a lot before I first heard panopticon. So that album has a soft spot.

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evilford
November 21st 2013


23093 Comments

Album Rating: 4.0

I played oceanic a lot before this. then I got really into this and basically forgot about oceanic. then one day after a huge ISIS hiatus, I put on oceanic and it blew me away, had no idea why it wasn't one of my fav albums

Relinquished
November 21st 2013


27644 Comments


oceanic doesn't play around as much as this

XingKing
November 21st 2013


11090 Comments

Album Rating: 4.5

I can't even remember the last time I jammed this

CrimsonLies
November 21st 2013


2111 Comments

Album Rating: 5.0

I tend to listen to this more than Oceanic but it doesn't mean it's the better of the two. It's like how I don't usually listen to The Eye of Every Storm but when I do, I'm always blown away

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InbredJed
November 21st 2013


6121 Comments

Album Rating: 5.0

EOES is a grower and jams soooooo hard after not hearing for awhile!



And on the notion of this being "prog", I'm down with that.

OmairSh
November 21st 2013


12102 Comments


Who the fuck is your avatar seriously?

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Parallels
November 21st 2013


7148 Comments

Album Rating: 4.5

Anchorman? no. what is it man tell us

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XingKing
November 21st 2013


11090 Comments

Album Rating: 4.5

I'm pretty sure it's Italian Spidey

Relinquished
November 21st 2013


27644 Comments


spic-erman

OmairSh
November 21st 2013


12102 Comments


He's all about Movember thats for sure

OmairSh
November 21st 2013


12102 Comments


Oh and Xing I hate Franco, been wanting to say that for a while

Relinquished
November 21st 2013


27644 Comments


but how can you hate him he's so lovely

Keyblade
November 21st 2013


15869 Comments

Album Rating: 4.5

How isn't this prog tho? It pushed the boundaries pretty far when it came out.

The mindset that prog = 10 mins of scale runs, jazz influenced key changey metal is pretty limiting. Prog in itself is a mindset/philosophy, not a genre. Just like "technical metal" isn't a genre but an umbrella term to refer to bands who make techy music.


By that logic, anything can be prog dude. I agree it's more of a mindset/philosophy, but for taggin purposes, we gotta consider prog as a genre.

climactic
November 21st 2013


20336 Comments


truth. of course this is forward-thinking/"progressive" in nature, but it basically has nothing in common with what most people consider "prog metal" besides odd time signatures

Tyrannic
November 21st 2013


3262 Comments

Album Rating: 5.0

Yes jamming this atm

Tyrannic
November 21st 2013


3262 Comments

Album Rating: 5.0

Also weight is their best



"Holy god this feels like an intercourse in inhercourse"

climactic
November 21st 2013


20336 Comments


opener and closer here are my favs

InbredJed
November 22nd 2013


6121 Comments

Album Rating: 5.0

"I'm pretty sure it's Italian Spidey"



as usual, Xing (Franco) knows.



If you are as yet uninitiated, feel free to click the link below:



http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=UhHhXukovMU

RogueNine
November 22nd 2013


1561 Comments

Album Rating: 4.5

It's all about this record tho.



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