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Old 01-09-2013, 03:56 PM
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5. Stone Sour - House of Gold & Bones Part 1

This year has been full of surprises for me. After Stone Sour last record 'Audio Secrecy' I thought they would continue on a more mellow path and have soft hard rock songs with a lot of ballads. But nope this album starts off strong like any good SS album should. Gone Sovereign is such a strong opener for this song and greatly transitions well into the following Absolute Zero which has a great chrous. After that the songs sound amazing with well done production. The Travelers song reminds me of sillyworld with amazing lyrics that I can relate to along with Taciturn which is the only ballad on the album. Overall, this is the best hard rock album of the year and I hope the second record sounds better than this because it is going to be hard to top this.

Favorite Tracks
Gone Sovereign / Absolute Zero
The Travelers Pt. 1 & 2
08/07-09 - Heavy Montreal
09/26 - Breaking Benjamin
10/11 - BMTH
11/09 - Parkway Drive
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