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Old 03-20-2014, 06:19 AM
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People think Hell Bent For Leather is a bad album? People are stupid. Priest's first bad album was Point of Entry. Ram It Down is also good. Was it as good as Painkiller? No. But it was an improvement after Turbo.

Angel of Retribution would have been great if all those stupid references to past song-titles weren't there.
For that reason you don't like AOR?

Hell Bent is a great album, Ram has certainly it's moments.
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Old 03-20-2014, 06:37 AM
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For that reason you don't like AOR?
AOR sucks, everyone knows that.

Oh, Angel of Retribution, gotcha. That's awesome.
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I wasn't saying Angel was a bad album because of that. Musically it is great, if a bit uneven. I would have liked it a lot more as a total package if it didn't have that issue with the lyrics. Or at the very least they could have thrown all the titles in to one song like Victory or Blood of the Kings.
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AOR still sucks though
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AOR still sucks though
We can mostly agree

Musically it's not even that bad. But the vocals...
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Old 03-20-2014, 08:21 AM
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We can mostly agree

Musically it's not even that bad. But the vocals...
I don't know, the general sound of AOR riffs is pretty fucking horrible...
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I don't know, the general sound of AOR riffs is pretty fucking horrible...
Mostly yes, but as always, there are exceptions.

It's like with Grindcore
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I'm not sure what you guys are talking about. AOR is one of their best albums.
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Mostly yes, but as always, there are exceptions.

It's like with Grindcore
Oh aye, there are always exceptions. Usually though the most un-AOR possible.
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