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Old 02-09-2012, 05:37 PM
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Boring.
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Old 02-09-2012, 08:24 PM
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I have to admit that I'm a pretty big Meshuggah fanboy, but I'm not sure what to think about this one. It's a bit repetitive and slow, which is probably what's provoking all the "boring" comments and the like. I get that.

It IS pretty brutally heavy, though. I have a feeling it might be somewhat of a sleeper when played live. In other words, I thought Lethargica was pretty boring until they played it live in Chicago a few years ago, and now I realize how fucking awesome it really is.

This might end up being a similar track. Who knows.

I fully expect the album as a whole to rock fucking balls, though. I just can't see them doing a whole album's worth of songs like this one. It's an interesting departure, but I have faith that the bangers are coming, as The Tony has prophesied.
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Old 02-10-2012, 12:14 AM
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In other words, I thought Lethargica was pretty boring until they played it live in Chicago a few years ago, and now I realize how fucking awesome it really is.
That middle part of Lethargica = the heaviest song ever fucking made. Never boring.
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Old 02-10-2012, 01:14 AM
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Didn't hate it. I think it would be a lot better if it were like ~4 minutes.
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Old 02-10-2012, 01:15 PM
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Lol maybe this is what Meshuggah needs: http://www.theprp.com/2012/02/10/new...shuggah-songs/


Emmure frontman Frankie Palmeri has taken to his Twitter to express his apparent Meshuggah love. He stated:


“I would love to sing over a bunch of Meshuggah songs…”
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Old 02-10-2012, 02:48 PM
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Lol maybe this is what Meshuggah needs: http://www.theprp.com/2012/02/10/new...shuggah-songs/


Emmure frontman Frankie Palmeri has taken to his Twitter to express his apparent Meshuggah love. He stated:


“I would love to sing over a bunch of Meshuggah songs…”
How amazingly wiggertastic would this be?! Get Jens and Thomas some New Era hats and mesh shorts, too!
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Old 02-10-2012, 03:01 PM
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How amazingly wiggertastic would this be?! Get Jens and Thomas some New Era hats and mesh shorts, too!
I was probably going to take this post down if you weren't the first to respond and you didn't let me down jd!!!
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Old 02-10-2012, 03:05 PM
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I was probably going to take this post down if you weren't the first to respond and you didn't let me down jd!!!
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Old 02-10-2012, 04:29 PM
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Yeah, "meh". It's good enough, I don't expect to be disappointed by this album but I don't expect to be blown away either.
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Old 02-13-2012, 10:25 AM
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>implying not every song off ObZen was awesome

C'mon, man.
Let me put it this way... I can only enjoy a few of those songs unless I'm in the mood for Meshuggah.

Same thing, with the title and lyrics here
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