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Old 07-14-2012, 04:55 AM
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I'm a much a bigger fan of Slayer than Maiden and I must agree. I really don't see why so many people consider Slayer one of the greatest live bands. I've seen them twice, and while it's still awesome that you're seeing fucking Slayer they have no energy on stage and Tom's voice isn't that great.
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Old 07-14-2012, 05:56 AM
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Slayer IS one of the best live bands I've seen. They blew my fucking mind ten times over the one time I saw them. Tom sounded perfect, the band was spot-on, and the mix was unbelievable (save for a few brief problems during "Ghosts of War" when Kerry's guitar was cutting out). The lack of energy doesn't bother me at all. They play their songs fucking perfectly so I don't really care about an explosive stage presence. It's not like every iconic band I see I think is amazing live (ex: Obituary suck balls live imo), Slayer just happens to be and I am elated to see them again at Mayhem Fest.
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Old 07-14-2012, 06:03 AM
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Slayer IS one of the best live bands I've seen. They blew my fucking mind ten times over the one time I saw them. Tom sounded perfect, the band was spot-on, and the mix was unbelievable (save for a few brief problems during "Ghosts of War" when Kerry's guitar was cutting out). The lack of energy doesn't bother me at all. They play their songs fucking perfectly so I don't really care about an explosive stage presence. It's not like every iconic band I see I think is amazing live (ex: Obituary suck balls live imo), Slayer just happens to be and I am elated to see them again at Mayhem Fest.
Obituary and Slayer are IDENTICAL live. They both play their songs spot on, they're both boring.
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Old 07-14-2012, 03:18 PM
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I'm with mastodon421 on this one; Slayer is the most insane band I've ever seen. As much as I enjoyed Maiden last night, they are second to Slayer live. With that said, I'd like to see both bands again; in the case of Maiden, standing much closer, and for Slayer, much further away :P
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Old 07-14-2012, 03:54 PM
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Old 07-14-2012, 03:59 PM
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Will be like this show right here:
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They're playing a hometown show tomorrow, but I'm cheap so I'm seeing Ghoul for free instead
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Old 07-14-2012, 04:32 PM
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Will be like this show right here:
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Dear god that looks like it would be so much fucking fun.
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Old 07-14-2012, 04:57 PM
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So jelly, man! I'll see them at Riotfest later this year but not in a small show like that, where I can act like a skinny fggt and scream all the lyrics passionately.
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Why the hell would you see Ghoul over TSSF

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Old 07-14-2012, 05:10 PM
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Why the hell would you see Ghoul over TSSF

it's like you're a dirty metalhead or something
I know! I should see TSSF since I'm also seeing Ghoul on my birthday with Autopsy, but Berkeley is hard for me to get to and back from.
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Old 07-14-2012, 05:36 PM
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