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Old 06-24-2007, 08:32 AM
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I disagree. I think the whole "RIB is overrated" argument is just and has always been a largely unfounded reaction against its immense, universal praise. I'd be lying if I said I didn't rank it among the best Metal albums ever recorded.

Well, part of the problem is when I finally got around to hearing it I had already soaked in Angel Of Death and Raining Blood. I figured shit, if it was top 3 heavy metal material/ the rest of the album should knock those two flat on their backs, right? (it worked for Van Halen's first album and I heard about half of it) Wrong. I was quite underwhelmed by the rest of it. I mean it has its moments, but I'd much rather listen to The Antichrist instead of say, Piece By Piece.
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Show No Mercy is at least 3x better than any other Slayer album.
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Show No Mercy is at least 3x better than any other Slayer album.
Typical pretentious fanboy drivel
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Old 06-24-2007, 01:15 PM
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Typical pretentious fanboy drivel
Vot? I still can't escape that tag, even when we're talkin Slayer
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Old 06-24-2007, 02:53 PM
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Typical pretentious fanboy drivel
Bullshit. Everyone knows the "Universal Praise" of Reign in Blood is typical fanboy drivel.
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Bullshit. Everyone knows the "Universal Praise" of Reign in Blood is typical fanboy drivel.


This argument is so old. I don't care enough
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Old 06-24-2007, 03:01 PM
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Show No Mercy is at least 3x better than any other Slayer album.
Enh, I wouldn't go that far.
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I always thought Piece Of Mind was overrated as fuck
Agreed. No album containing "Quest For Fire", "Sun And Steel" and "To Tame a Land" can ever possibly be considered a great record. It's an average record with some great songs. That doesn't make it a great record.
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Bullshit. Everyone knows the "Universal Praise" of Reign in Blood is typical fanboy drivel.
Everyone also knows that early Slayer just isn't that good

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