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Old 08-11-2013, 08:00 AM
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Released on May 3rd, 1991
Label: Boner

Dale – drums
Buzz – guitar, vocals
Lorax – bass

1. Boris
2. Anaconda
3. Ligature
4. It’s Shoved
5. Zodiac
6. If I Had An Exorcism
7. Your Blessened
8. Cow

This thread has had a lot of negative reviews and 1.5 and 2 out of 5's. So you’re probably wondering why I’m doing this thread. This is why. This is where shit gets REAL mutherfuckers. The Melvins started out a little slow but on this album they hit their stride. It starts out with the sludgiest dirge they may have ever recorded. Boris is just a fucking awesome song. So awesome that if you click on the link above you’ll see a live version from 1991 that just destroys everything. If I had a time machine I'd be in that club. Things speed up quite a bit after Boris after that but it’s just great song after great song. I have nothing bad to say about this album. Essential.
Best Song: If I Had An Exorcism
Rating: 5 out of 5
10/18 - King Diamond
10/24 - Pallbearer
11/01 - Suffocation
11/30 - Devin Townsend
12/06 - Distant Worlds: the Music of Final Fantasy

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