Originally Posted by treghet
To be fair, you've misconstrued his words a bit. What he said was:
He's clearly referring to the recent wave of technical bands, not US death metal as a whole. This trend is definitely not limited to the US though.
Nice call, Tregs. Not only was he clearly referring primarily to tech death, but he nailed the #1 issue with the genre. Being technical just for the sake of being technical = boring as fuck. I've said it myself hundreds of times.