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|0.0 ||Jacquibim STAFF | January 7th 13|
If you like this band, you're an asshole
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|1.5 very poor||Darkvoid67 | January 5th 13|
I have never listened to BVB material up until now. Heard this. Three okay tracks with surprisingly good instrumentation. 16 rubbish mid tempo Nickelback rockers and pretentious F.E.A.R Transmission's that tell a rubbish story. This is bubblegum metal in every sense of the word, inoffensive, cliche'd and forgettable
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|1.0 awful||LordHamLeg | January 18th 13|
Generic garbage. Nickleback vocals. Motley Crew image. Gross.
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|3.5 great||spunkfaucet666 | January 1st 13|
As someone who disliked BVB's first two albums, I found this album to be refreshing. Some of the lyrics were a bit cheesy as well as the transmission tracks, but catchy riffs, solos, and choruses make this worth listening to, even if you weren't a fan before.
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|0.0 ||sustainthesatan | January 16th 13|
Human beings, eh? We are a funny lot to be fair-to think that anyone could envision such a humongous piece of shit as this. But here we are in January 2013 and I am not happy to say that this is among the worst things I have ever heard and if you have any self respect, any understanding of how much of an atrocity Black veil Brides are to the music industry, you WILL buy this-just to snap it into two, and then another two, and then burn the motherfucker after that.
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|2.0 poor||John weathered old reviewer Hanson EMERITUS | January 7th 13|
Honestly, anyone who hates this with enough passion to get butthurt on the internet about it probably hasn't heard it. It's cock rock with a few extra bells and whistles and an attempt to personally connect to the band's audience with some silly story about a girl and her nightmares. I'd suggest staying away, but if you're, for some reason, in the mood for some bland radio metal, go for it and take a peek!
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|2.5 average||Jared Floryan | January 9th 15|
Wretched and Divine is, believe it or not, probably the closest this band can get to creating an album that's kinda on the worthwhile side of this domain. Andy Biersack's vocal performance is still quite unbearable at times and the 'Transmission' tracks are merely an excuse to drag out the material, but thanks to the production quality, the instrumental work isn't really as powerless as it's made out to be. Had Black Veil Brides continued experimenting a bit like they did on here, I would've mostly tolerated their latest release.
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|2.0 poor||MaggieG | July 30th 14|
A minor improvement over their previous two albums which is not exactly saying much. Still the usual bland thinly written teen girl appealing emo metal that you can expect from Black Veil Brides.
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|1.0 awful||HeavyMetalSnail | April 25th 14|
A complete trainwreck of an album from beginning to end that tries so hard yet fails so utterly. Each song is desperately trying to be some big, epic, rousing anthem yet every single lyric, melody, solo, and rhythm is so paint by the numbers, it's embarrassing. That's what Black Veil Brides do on this album, embarrass themselves.
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|0.0 ||Robert Garland | January 8th 13|
BVB step up. Only to be knocked down by their own flawed perceptions. The Wretched and the Divine is like shoving a sword down someones throat - only to turn around and swallow the same blade. Also kudos to whoever broke the shoutbox page.
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|2.5 average||MegaJake1024 | January 8th 13|
Really not that bad; there's some okay songs such as wretched and divine, but extremely bland and the transmission tracks are real cheesy and just kinda shitty.
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|0.0 ||Mackinlay McBride | January 8th 13|
''Bands rarely make records this huge anymore. It's impressive to hear one. Black Veil Brides might open up the Twitter age's minds. Truth is, Wretched And Divine stands out as a bona fide classic and it opens the doorway to even bigger things to come.'' lol artistdirect
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|2.5 average||static void | April 28th 16|
cringey yes, but it is bvb. it's really not bad, but the singing is kinda annoying at points.
|2.5 average||Keith Muir | October 28th 14|
Again still painfully average, the guitar work has improved slightly, the band implement more instruments into this record, the violins help bolster and improve the songs they are in but the main problem still lies, every song mostly sounds the same.
|3.0 good||Brett Tharp STAFF | July 30th 14|
I enjoyed this. Yes I did. Dunno why. Didn't like them before, especially the singer. The guitarists are pretty talented despite not really being unique. In The End surprised me so I checked out the album and I thought the interludes were iffy although I respect them for going big with this. Nothing better than good but there are some surprises.
|2.5 average||metalspirit | May 7th 13|
Meh not that bad, their old material is worse. Band is extremely overrated though.
|1.5 very poor||Dan | February 11th 13|
I believed in them after first single... but failed after album realese. Everything is definately sucks.
|1.5 very poor||Xavi | February 2nd 13|
This album is a mess in many ways. Far too long, unneeded pieces, a guitar player that seems to be on another plane from the rest of his cast. Nothing seems to make sense or add up here, except for the fact that this 19-track affair is destined to be a coaster.
|2.5 average||Thomas Sanborn | January 10th 13|
an extremely mediocre and forgettable, albeit harmless album.
|1.5 very poor||ManintheBox | January 8th 13|
So I start off my listening experience of 2013 with seemingly the most generic and played out album ever in Black veil bride's (shitty fuckin name) wretched and divine. Every song is a blatant rip off of Avenged Sevenfold with a Children of Bodom inspired riff thrown in for good measure. And on some songs it even sounds like the vocalist is trying his best to channel Nickelback. At the end of the album you will literally have no recollection of this shit, which is one positive way to look at it I guess.
|0.0 ||Exhorder | January 7th 13|
Ridiculously cheesy lyrics and actual fun musicianship makes for a bad album according to sputnik (you bunch of queefs). this is actually a really fun album that i enjoy with some great songs and musicianship. the violins add a hell of a lot of emotion to the music and andys voice has really been a huge improvement over set the world on fire, new years day rulez as does in the end
|1.0 awful||Akiko | March 8th 17|
|4.0 excellent||Repsaj | February 24th 17|
|2.5 average||Joran | February 7th 17|
|1.0 awful||Brandon | December 30th 16|
|4.0 excellent||marek | November 27th 16|
|2.5 average||Divaman | August 19th 16|
|1.0 awful||ac1114 | February 28th 16|
|1.5 very poor||Leymon | February 25th 16|
|2.5 average||musixxx | December 22nd 15|
|4.0 excellent||SYL | November 26th 15|
|2.5 average||Jamie | November 23rd 15|
|1.0 awful||yuen | October 12th 15|
|1.5 very poor||mEyck97 | September 28th 15|
|1.0 awful||ICDD | September 5th 15|
|3.0 good||manu8a | August 2nd 15|
|2.0 poor||Flave | July 4th 15|
|2.0 poor||bars | March 16th 15|
|2.5 average||Morina | October 30th 14|
|2.0 poor||Mercy | October 29th 14|
|3.0 good||JP | October 8th 14|
|3.5 great||FU | October 2nd 14|
|3.5 great||Neo | October 2nd 14|
|3.5 great||Lynol | October 1st 14|
|3.0 good||wubwub | September 25th 14|
|1.0 awful||Conor | September 8th 14|
|1.5 very poor||Jake97 | September 5th 14|
|1.0 awful||Tom | July 20th 14|
|2.5 average||Roman | May 7th 14|
|2.0 poor||Oranges. CONTRIBUTOR | April 20th 14|
|3.0 good||random | February 25th 14|
|2.5 average||Akagami | February 19th 14|
|4.0 excellent||Sebe | February 11th 14|
|4.5 superb||acbpn | February 6th 14|
|1.5 very poor||msm008 | January 23rd 14|
|3.0 good||Digis | January 2nd 14|
|1.5 very poor||Tony | December 12th 13|
|1.5 very poor||Tyler G | December 9th 13|
|3.0 good||wenma | December 7th 13|
|1.5 very poor||osmark86 | November 14th 13|
|2.0 poor||Axl752 | November 5th 13|
|1.5 very poor||Matthis | October 25th 13|
|1.0 awful||adr | October 21st 13|
|4.5 superb||Rizu | October 11th 13|
|3.5 great||wy3r5 | October 1st 13|
|1.0 awful||Jeff818 | September 15th 13|
|1.5 very poor||Zantera | August 16th 13|
|1.5 very poor||Arkaik | July 18th 13|
|1.5 very poor||vali28 | April 16th 13|
|3.0 good||Urbis1 | March 24th 13|
|1.5 very poor||Shimana | March 10th 13|
|2.0 poor||Zaxmon | February 13th 13|
|1.0 awful||A1staek | February 12th 13|
|1.0 awful||WTSMG | February 8th 13|
|2.0 poor||oneups | February 3rd 13|
|1.0 awful||T5Cx | February 3rd 13|
|3.0 good||klav | February 1st 13|
|1.0 awful||Zion | January 20th 13|
|2.5 average||bain89 | January 20th 13|
|1.0 awful||Hogan CONTRIBUTOR | January 18th 13|
|2.5 average||Fabrix | January 14th 13|
|1.0 awful||Ronen | January 13th 13|
|2.5 average||chayka | January 13th 13|
|1.5 very poor||wil311 | January 12th 13|
|1.5 very poor||Minus. | January 10th 13|
|1.0 awful||xevman | January 9th 13|
|1.0 awful||ervoca | January 9th 13|
|2.0 poor||Ali | January 8th 13|
|1.0 awful||Mike C | January 8th 13|
|2.0 poor||GenZod | January 8th 13|
|1.0 awful||smeaf | January 8th 13|
|1.5 very poor||Shiduba | January 7th 13|
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