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Old 04-21-2010, 07:52 PM   #481
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Go to the last post of page 30.

I didn't realize it was so soon either though. I'll have to preorder it right now.

EDIT: Never mind, there's no US release yet.

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- UK and Europe will be April 26th.
- Japan will be April 28th.
- Rest of the world TBC. (but it’s coming your way, for sure)
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Old 04-22-2010, 12:11 PM   #482
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I missed that post.

New album is certainly different. Not sure if I like it or not.
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Old 05-09-2010, 04:05 AM   #483
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Red Sparowes was very fucking awesome tonight.
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Old 05-19-2010, 09:09 PM   #484
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So Red Sparowes are coming back through this summer as a support for Boris, from Japan. From the few minutes I listened to on Boris' myspace page, it seems as if I may get to leave after Red Sparowes finishes their set.
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Old 05-19-2010, 09:33 PM   #485
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Boris are supposed to be deafeningly loud live.

I try to support some of the "popular internationally" Japanese bands, and while I've heard a number of Boris songs I've liked, I've never heard any I liked enough to buy an album. Pink is supposedly really solid though.

This all reminds me that I apparently missed Mono when they were here a week or two ago.
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Old 05-19-2010, 09:41 PM   #486
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Thanks for the info, dear.

Sorry about Mono.
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I don't think I've heard Boris before. It's not ringing a bell.
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Old 05-26-2010, 02:04 PM   #488
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Red Sparowes was very fucking awesome tonight.
Did Fang Island open at this show?

65daysofstatic still doesn't have a US release that I can see, nor does God is an Astronaut.
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GIAA usually isn't available domestically. I normally purchase directly from them.

The new album is good, although not really any different from what they've done before. I'm still trying to determine how good it is compared to past releases.

Some standout tracks though. The first song, Worlds In Collision, is fantastic, and the title track actually has a guitar riff that rocks.

As for 65, I've been warming to the album, which is a completely different path for them.
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Old 05-26-2010, 03:28 PM   #490
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Phanan, which GIAA would you say is the best / favorite? I realized I have $11 in credits for Amazon MP3's, may as well use it on something I can't get the CD for.
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All Is Violent, All Is Bright is generally considered their best, although I think Far From Refuge is just as good.

You can't go wrong with either.
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Cool, All is Violent is the one that I'd liked the clips of the most. I'll probably download that tonight. Thanks, man.
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Did Fang Island open at this show?
Yes, and omg I loved them. I bought the record that night and have played the hell out of it since.
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Yes, and omg I loved them. I bought the record that night and have played the hell out of it since.
Awesome! 1Blood recommended them to me recently, and I've been a big fan of the music video for Daisy. I ordered the album from Amazon earlier today, should hopefully be here Friday!
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Yes, and omg I loved them. I bought the record that night and have played the hell out of it since.
Totally fucking over the top record, but a lot fun. Feels a bit novelty and one note to me, but it is short enough that it pulls off the neat trick of making theatrical prog metal sound economical and catchy. I do recommend it, and I bet they're a blast live.
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