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SGRocker0791
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#1
Quote by unfathomable_bo (from the old MH thread)
Yeah, I'd say you could make a Machine Head one aswell seeing as both bands currently play metal lol

(btw Greety was just kidding hahahaha)


So please, no "go to the Nu-Metal forum!" posts. Keep this focused on the music. Let's start off with a topic on their up-and-coming album, the Blackening.



I have high hopes for the new album. It will be kickass if it matches up with their last CD, TTAOE. Being better then it would be fantastic! Plus, what do you think of the band overall? I find them to be awesome. Lots of energy with catchy riffs. I only have TTAOE and Burn My Eyes so far. With BME being their best imo. I still need TMTC, but I'm going to pass on The Burning Red and Supercharger. Not a big fan of that MH period.
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#2
Finally! Machine Head's allowed in the metal forum!
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lol@ Lighningspeed Tony

They're pretty decent, I'm looking forward to this somewhat

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I'm seeing them w/ Gojira, LoG, and trivium
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SGRocker0791
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Quote by Emenius Sleepus
lol@ Lighningspeed Tony


Lol, and I'm on dail-up internet (not at my house atm).

but yeah, I'm really looking forward to it. Only 2 1/2 months away!
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sweet,.. I have a live disc of theirs, Hellalive. I must say that was a pretty solid performance

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SGRocker0791
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#8
I watched a video of "The Blood, the Sweat, the Tears" off of Hellalive on Youtube. Yeah, it was pretty solid. MH's live shows seem like so much fun and have a lot of energy.
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#9
gonna be sick to see them on the sacrament tour... congrats for the acceptance by the metal supremecists and getting no flaming!
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Quote by SGRocker0791
I watched a video of "The Blood, the Sweat, the Tears" off of Hellalive on Youtube. Yeah, it was pretty solid. MH's live shows seem like so much fun and have a lot of energy.

I absolutly LOVE that video.
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#11
Great band, they were actually my first live show during the Elegies tour, one of the best shows I've ever seen. I own their dvd, TTAOTE, BME, and Hellalive, only CD's worth owning IMO, the rest is repetitive bullshit,lol. But still, gotta love Rob Flynn.
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#12
I've had the elegies dvd in my drawer unwatcher for over a year know.

I was at there when they recorded it...


Anyway, TTAoE was great and I think if the new album lives up to the previous one's standard I might bother getting into them again.
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Quote by pitbull510
I'm seeing them w/ Gojira, LoG, and trivium



haha, on one hand you have the crushing, groovy metal bands like MH, Gojira and LoG and the other....Trivium. Trivium are so out of place in that lineup lol.
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#15
Rob Flynn is a pretty good vocalist IMO.


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haha, on one hand you have the crushing, groovy metal bands like MH, Gojira and LoG and the other....Trivium. Trivium are so out of place in that lineup lol.


Trivium are just out of place in life.
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When is the new album out? Through the ashes.... was pretty good. I only got it at Christmas.
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#17
i own all of their albums and i think they are good 'cept for the dodgy period i also have high hopes for the new album

i really want to see them live again they are really solid live.. last time i saw them was in 2003 damn that really impressed me
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#18
anything seems to be allowed in the metal forum nowadays...

On the subject,i dont have alot of their stuff,but i think i'll give a listen to their next album.
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First a cof thread now this. Im gonna start a killswitch engaged thread.
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Quote by eternalgorias
First a cof thread now this. Im gonna start a killswitch engaged thread.


...and get it closed. Bo said MH were allowed in here, since most of their material, including the latest album to date, are metal.

CoF were always metal, they are just usually frowned upon.

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#21
I own it all and love it all. New album... oh, come on Machine Head, you can do it!!! BEEE METAAAAL....
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#22
I have high hopes for the newwun, aslong as they don't go Metalcore it should be good.

Judging by the cover it looks like it's going to be a more brutal affair.
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Quote by matt85210
I own it all and love it all. New album... oh, come on Machine Head, you can do it!!! BEEE METAAAAL....


It dosn't have to be metal to be good you know ..
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#25
Quote by Thedarkwolf
It dosn't have to be metal to be good you know ..


But from past experiences, non-metal Machine Head = bad.
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#26
Rob said that their upcoming album will be their most complicated album uptil now with lots of riffs.
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Quote by Emenius Sleepus
...and get it closed. Bo said MH were allowed in here, since most of their material, including the latest album to date, are metal.

CoF were always metal, they are just usually frowned upon.



Mostly due to Dani's horrible vocals, I'm guessing.
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#29
If machine head are allowed due to 'currently playing metal' that means trivium should be allowed for playing bastardized AJFA, shouldn't they?

Same goes for every other band out there that would possibly be argued.

I don't understand why you can't just talk about them in another ****in' thread.
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#30
Quote by xxgenocide98xx
If machine head are allowed due to 'currently playing metal' that means trivium should be allowed for playing bastardized AJFA, shouldn't they?

Same goes for every other band out there that would possibly be argued.

I don't understand why you can't just talk about them in another ****in' thread.



Well, they don't "currently play metal," as they only had a couple "non-metal" albums, so they "did play metal, then stopped, and are playing metal again."


I don't understand why some people are so harsh on bands that somewhat teeter on the edge. Trivium is not one of those bands, however, because we all know that their previous album + EP were metalcore, and that the newest is just an injustice to any sort of subgenre of metal.
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#31
The difference between Trivium and Machine Head is that MH started off Metal, they just went through a rough patch.

If it's about bands who played metal but then went off it, we should be sending Paradise Lost, Anathema and Katatonia on their way too.
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#32
I hope The Blackening doesn't disappointment...TTAOE is good, however I'm still skeptical after that nu-metal bullshit. And all I ever hear Robb say about this album is, "it's heavy as ****, with so many ****ing riffs, long ****ing songs, ****ing sick ass pure metal! cheers ****ers!"...Well Robb, that's all fine and good, but I'm looking for quality, not quantity, and if it's a shit ton of generic metal riffs thrown together to make 8-minute generic metal songs, I'll be pissed. I have high hopes but it wouldn't be the first time they've disappointed me.
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#33
Don't know any of their songs or have any of their albums, but I was impressed by the first song on the Gigantour DVD.
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Quote by SGRocker0791
March 27th.


Fantastic. Megadeth's new one coming out a week before it. March is gonna be great, hopefully.
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#35
So when can I open up a Fear Factory thread in here

Anyhow on topic, personally I'm looking forward the new record not much of a fan but it is worthy of a listen.
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#36
Quote by Danno13
Don't know any of their songs or have any of their albums, but I was impressed by the first song on the Gigantour DVD.


They open their shows with Imperium nowadays.
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^Yeah, thats getting kinda dry. I hope they open with something bludgeoning on The Backening, so as to offer themselves a bit more diversity in their setlist.

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Just want to bring up the validity of a Machine Head thread being in this forum again due to the Metal forum's description:

'Forum for true metal. Death/ Black/ Gore/ Grind/ Power/ Gothic/ War etc. Dedicated to the most blasphemous and extreme metal bands!'

Machine Head doesn't belong in here.