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Old 02-10-2010, 08:10 AM
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the real heavy metal litmus test

Blinded By Fear vs. Rebellion In Dreamland

In case you haven't heard either:

BBF:http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=SF0U77bm9mc

RID:http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=NeiX6bf2OPI
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and the singing dies down for just a second, right? Long enough for my dad to go "This is how they used to transport the Jews!"
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Probably can't conduct any kind of a litmus test with completely unrelated songs. In any case, Blinded By Fear is better. But it's pretty obvious that fans of death metal will choose BBF, and fans of power metal will choose RID. No ultimate truths will be revealed.
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Old 02-10-2010, 08:20 AM
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Probably can't conduct any kind of a litmus test with completely unrelated songs. In any case, Blinded By Fear is better. But it's pretty obvious that fans of death metal will choose BBF, and fans of power metal will choose RID. No ultimate truths will be revealed.

The point is for them to be unrelated. Freebird and Stairway aren't related Besides doesn't mean we won't come across fans of both power metal and death metal.
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Old 02-10-2010, 09:38 AM
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RID, I do not like the vocals in BBF
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Old 02-10-2010, 09:56 AM
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Probably can't conduct any kind of a litmus test with completely unrelated songs. In any case, Blinded By Fear is better. But it's pretty obvious that fans of death metal will choose BBF, and fans of power metal will choose RID. No ultimate truths will be revealed.
This.
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Old 02-10-2010, 10:57 AM
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BBF is brutal. RID is decent but the comments underneath are a total joke
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What does it reveal about your tastes if you think both songs suck old man balls?
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What does it reveal about your tastes if you think both songs suck old man balls?
How do you not like Slaughter of the Soul?
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Old 02-10-2010, 11:58 AM
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How do you not like Slaughter of the Soul?
All of that sound except the first 2 Dissection albums don't do it for me. Jester Race has some rad songs too I guess.
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BBF for sure. although i do like RID a lot too.
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