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Another Great Album by Tool

Advantages: Great Listening with a distinctive sound
Disadvantages: Not as easy to listen to as their later stuff

Unsurprisingly, this is a great album - it's by Tool so the greatness is pretty much a given. Although the album only has 6 tracks and the songs are quite short compared to the 6min average of Tool's later songs, this is still a really great listen. You ...

rouseymousey 01.07.2007 · Read full review
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Review of Opiate - Tool

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A Different Class

Advantages: Unique and beautiful
Disadvantages: Not to everyones taste

Before I begin this review I would just like to express that this is all my opinion. And my opinion in all its glory is quite simply this, Tool are one of the most original, inventive unique bands ever to have released an album. The album begins with ' ...

Kittys_gremlin 10.02.2006 · Read full review
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Review of Lateralus [PA] - Tool

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Powerful. Best album Ever.

Advantages: Maynard James Keenan on vocals, excellent album artwork, outstanding transcendental music.
Disadvantages: not easy listening

...My favourite album of all time. Lateralus has some incredible haunting vocals and really intense proggy riffs with an experimental edge. Every single track on this album is excellent, particularly the tranistion between 'Parabol' and 'Parabola.' Vocals al ...

Mutalisk 11.07.2009 · Read full review
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Ultracrepidarian Opinion Of D-D-D-D-Djent Forerunners

Advantages: Vocals, Musicianship, Technicality, Theme, Original
Disadvantages: Songs Too Short & Too Long, Recycled Riffs, Pompous

Djent Radar Hailing from only an hour away in Milton Keynes, the progressive metal 5 piece Tesseract have long been on the Djent radar. Back in 2011 when the genre was witnessing a turn to digital tones and seven (eight and sometimes nine) strin ...

SirJoseph 03.08.2015 · Read full review
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Review of Altered State - Tesseract

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Uncle Acid's latest offering

Advantages: Change of direction, still catchy and dark
Disadvantages: Some might not appreciate some of the more gentle numbers

Uncle Acid and the Deadbeats are a band that I've been praising since their inception, I'm fortunate enough to have their first album, simply titled 'Volume 1', it's almost impossible to get hold of and I prize it highly. It felt like my recommendations o ...

dangaroo 03.07.2013 · Read full review
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Review of Mind Control - Uncle Acid and the Deadbeats

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