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Storm In A Teacup
November 17th 2014


21799 Comments

Album Rating: 4.0

There's a few great songs on Sounds of a Playground Fading. I can listen to it all the way through too unlike A Sense of Purpose.

KriegdemKriege
November 17th 2014


1539 Comments

Album Rating: 5.0

Whoa guys...



ASOP is their best post-Clayman album.

Artuma
November 17th 2014


28383 Comments

Album Rating: 4.0

lmao. well at least it isn't as cringeworthy as siren charms

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Gameofmetal
Staff Reviewer
November 17th 2014


9994 Comments

Album Rating: 4.5

Lol when I first listened to this band it was all ASOP and one song from Come Clarity, then later SOAPF. Didn't even know what their golden era sounded like until this year. SC is pretty average but I still like their 2000s material pretty well.

InFlamesWeThrash666
November 17th 2014


6443 Comments

Album Rating: 5.0

That 4 makes me cry :'(

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Gameofmetal
Staff Reviewer
November 17th 2014


9994 Comments

Album Rating: 4.5

Hasn't clicked with me enough to give it anything higher but it's pretty close. I prefer most of Dark Tranquillity's discog to anything by In Flames though.

jayt851
November 22nd 2014


314 Comments

Album Rating: 4.0

This album got me into this band

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Gameofmetal
Staff Reviewer
November 22nd 2014


9994 Comments

Album Rating: 4.5

Better than starting on ASOP like I did I suppose

EnyaFangirl
November 22nd 2014


1549 Comments


december flower is the GOAT especially the solo holy shit

I think I started on whoracle but this is definitely their catchiest album

Aftertheascension
November 22nd 2014


3565 Comments

Album Rating: 5.0

I started on RRTR

oltnabrick
November 23rd 2014


35835 Comments


i lie in your soothing arms... LORD HYPNOS

drasticaction74
November 23rd 2014


1837 Comments

Album Rating: 5.0

FATHER



YOU ARE THE DEAD GOD IN ME

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Ocean of Noise
December 24th 2014


9186 Comments

Album Rating: 5.0

best album ever

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KriegdemKriege
December 24th 2014


1539 Comments

Album Rating: 5.0

^ but 4.5

Royl123
December 24th 2014


1817 Comments

Album Rating: 5.0

Old In flames is the shiz...

Fozzie
January 27th 2015


504 Comments


This is not death metal this is pop metal. Just a terrible album that just plods and plods and plods. From the wimpy forgettable riffs to the generic vocals, pedestrian drumming, and non-existent bass. There are no memorable moments to be found on this album. So fucking boring.

These laughably bad melodeath bands are more about the hooks then the riffs, but the hooks aren't even good. Just listen to Moonshield which repeats the hook over and over. Is hearing it so many times suppose to make the song better?

Stale, bland, and uninspired songwriting can sum up The Jester Race.

Anyone who thinks this is a masterpiece is delusional.

Listen to Heartwork instead.

Funeralopolis
January 27th 2015


14026 Comments

Album Rating: 4.0

Joined 10-04-03



damn

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Storm In A Teacup
January 27th 2015


21799 Comments

Album Rating: 4.0

Shut up Chris Jericho. Although I agree so never mind.

Flugmorph
January 28th 2015


16262 Comments

Album Rating: 4.5

Haha fozzie is back.

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Funeralopolis
February 11th 2015


14026 Comments

Album Rating: 4.0

fun facts: In Flames was my favourite band for all of high school and still one of my favourite bands, I have never heard this or Whoracle in full and the only In Flames I haven't heard. :]



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