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Old 06-19-2014, 08:20 PM
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(Motherload chorus is stuck in my headddd )
Same, but I don't really want it to be there
But who knows, this might grow on me.
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- I don't know if it's just me but a lot of the most anticipated releases for me this year (Mastodon, Alcest, Cynic, Agalloch, Triptykon) have been really disappointing and metal in general's been a bit down compared to the last few years. The great stuff is really great, but there's a lot of middle of the road/bad stuff coming from bands I expect more from.
Yeah one of these does not belong in this group and clearly several notches above the others...
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Same, but I don't really want it to be there
But who knows, this might grow on me.
That's how I felt after first hearing the chants at the end of Aunt Lisa, but hey its a good sign its stuck with us right
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New Midnight album is really really good. I gotta track down the first one now.
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Old 06-20-2014, 10:17 AM
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Just got the new Cormorant in the mail
They had a complete discography bundle on their bandcamp page so I had to snag that. Got all 4 of their albums
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Old 06-20-2014, 11:08 AM
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Just got the new Cormorant in the mail
They had a complete discography bundle on their bandcamp page so I had to snag that. Got all 4 of their albums
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Old 06-20-2014, 12:59 PM
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I thought metal was down last year, not this year. The Agalloch album was a major disappointment because it was so unexpectedly bad by Agalloch standards, but I was expecting the Alcest album to be what it is. Do I wish they were still writing Écailles de Lune caliber/style music? Absolutely. But, unfortunately they're not, and I've come to accept that.

All in all, I think my top ten in June this year is a stronger list than my top ten was in December last year. And we still have some huge releases due before the end of the year.
I think what I was getting at more is that the big name bands that you would expect to put out great releases aren't while bands you wouldn't expect (Thantifaxath, Nux Vomica, Coffinworm, etc.) are putting out the best stuff this year. I just find it a bit curious since I can't remember a year like this in a long time.

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Yeah one of these does not belong in this group and clearly several notches above the others...
Besides the Cynic record none of these records are bad, just disappointing. I do plan on revisiting the Triptykon record again soon so it might yet end up on my top 10.
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this new agalloch is mediocre as fuck. almost makes me not even want to see them anymore.
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Old 06-20-2014, 04:35 PM
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Loved the new Agalloch after a while. I think it's just a major grower, more subtle and progressive than anything they've done before. The new Alraune is amazing, best black metal debut since Vattnet Viskar. Catch the stream on Stereogum.
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Old 06-21-2014, 02:01 PM
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New Rival Sons, Wo Fat, and CoC are all fantastic.
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