|Often Overlooked Greats|
10 Overlooked Greats
A fantastic set of old-school death metal tracks with a very technical flair. These
guys are one of the most criminally overlooked death metal bands out there, with
each of there albums being rather good.
Where The Corpses Sink Forever
Some incredible use of symphonic work coupled with the storytelling nature of the
vocals is what sets this band apart from most black metal music. Whilst they are
nothing unique, they're a lot better than most bands out there.
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Sexless Demons And Scars
The follow up to this album was better and a lot more prolific, but their debut is still
fun and entertaining. Put aside the childish lyricism and this is an enjoyable enough
piece of female-fronted rock music.
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Meat Puppets II
A punk band that are not right up there with artists such as the Sex Pistols in
popularity but nontheless have an absolutely fantastic history. Many of their early
works are flat out classics of the genre and deserve a listen.
A little more prolific than most of these names, Chris is best known for his works
with Soundgarden and Audioslave. However, his debut solo release is a really nice
piece of rock music packed with some solid enough tunes.
Rozz Williams put together a masterpiece of deathrock with Catastrophe Ballet, a
work flooded with some ingenius guitar work and masterful vocals. If there were
ever an overlooked album that deserved more attention, it is this.
Rip The Jacker
Canibus had a brief five minutes of fame with his LL Cool J diss track on his debut
album, but his strongest works came after he faded into obscurity. Rip The Jacker
is a flat out masterpiece of hip hop music that sadly more people do not know
Burning From The Inside
Whilst their debut received a lot of acclaim and attention upon release, Bauhaus
really failed to hit the mainstream with anything that followed it. However, this
gothic rock band has an entire catalogue of fantastic releases that deserve more
attention than they received, with Burning From The Inside standing testament to
How It Works
Not The Same got this band a lot of attention on the Tony Hawks video game, but
unfortunately this album never really hit the big time. This is a great selection of
punk tunes that more people should listen to. They are very catchy, and full of
A death-thrash band that came out of the ashes of death metal band Necrophagia,
Cabal's one studio release Midian has arguably some of the best riffs of their genre,
and is unfortunately virtually unknown.