The production is amazing, don't know what the fuck you guys are smoking!
And no you don't hear any Thurston influence, where is his presence exactly? He was a waste of talent on here. He didn't really do anything the band wasn't doing before.
This is more along the lines of latter Krieg and anything Sanford Parker has touched recently. I would almost throw this into industrial than bm.
Digging: Monarch - Sabbracadaver