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Recent Listens

Mostly new music I've heard. :]
Symmetry in Black

Album brings the riffz, however I feel like I've heard a lot of this before by different
artists. Definitely sludgy.
2Glamour of the Kill

Ranges from pretty good shredfest to godawful typical post-hardcore with
misogynistic and audience-baiting lyrics.
To Whom It May Concern

Shit music, shit production, lol Caleb Shomo (ok, so Beartooth actually isn't that bad)
4 Mushroomhead
The Righteous & The Butterfly

Is OK, production is weak, and the band seems to have lost a lot of energy from
the glory days of XX.
5The Orwells

Band has talent, it's just that they use it to further every "teenage music" trope on
the planet (garage rock, punk, surf music, etc. etc.)
6The Last Vegas
Sweet Salvation

Album brings the rawk - which is to say, standard Guns n' Roses-aping radio rock.
7La Sera
Hour of the Dawn

Moar generic indie punk.
Ruining Lives

Has a few good thrashy jams, although I expected better from these guys.
9Parquet Courts
Sunbathing Animal

Has germs of some great ideas, and the production is equally great, it just seems
the band drones on for too long on one idea.
10The Pains of Being Pure at Heart
Days of Abandon

Super sexy album art, unfortunately, that's about all I can say for this
11 Timo Tolkki's Avalon
Angels of the Apocalypse

Cheesy power metal is cheesy. Synth work is great though, I will give it that.

Nicely executed folk metal from Estonia, the production doesn't do it favors though
13Syd Arthur
Sound Mirror

Great throwback to the Canterbury scene of yore. If you're looking for an
instrumental that will blow you away, look up "Singularity".
14Trap Them

Album brings the riffz more than 1, very Converge-ish, no wonder Kurt Ballou
produced this
15Royal Blood
Out of the Black

Radio rock executed perfectly.
16White Sea
In Cold Blood

From Morgan Kibby, M83 collaborator, comes a super-80's sounding album with
stunning vocals (check "Future Husbands Past Lives" if you don't believe me)

First I've heard this band, damn it if this doesn't turn out to be on my end-of-year
list. Grooves, and grooves HARD
18Rage Against the Machine
Evil Empire

I didn't love this quite as much as the self-titled (hard to beat tho), but this still
remains a shining example of RATM's songcraft.
19Avenged Sevenfold

Might be my favorite A7X record next to Waking the Fallen.
20American Authors
Oh, What a Life

I've only heard "Best Day of My Life", do I really need to listen to the rest of this to
know this is terrible? Didn't think so.
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