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chylde_of_fire
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#1
I find the lack of any Saint Vitus discussion irritating.
When it came to 80's Doom, Vitus had it fucking made, both the Scott Reagers and Wino periods.
Their S/T and Born Too Late are two of the most essential Doom albums ever.
And of course, Dave Chandler is right up there with the other great doom axemen Tony Iommi, Victor Griffin and Garry Jennings.
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#2
Havent listened to them in a long while. Great doom though, one of the best of its kind. May well give em another listen.
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flying_phoenix
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#3
Essential trad. doom, love 'em. Man, the old-school doom is addicting, I can't get enough of it. Metal at its purest.
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#4
Born Too Late is great.
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#5
Good shit, anyone ever hear Grief's cover of Angry Man? I've never heard the original (only got Born Too Late) but sounds like a real good song.
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kirkisking
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#6
^I never heard it.

Vitus is great though, probably my fav. traditional doom band, next to Sabbath and Witchfinder.
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Pepperommi
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#8
Vitus owns as do all of Wino's other bands...close to the best sabbath-influenced bands ever.
Nashrakh
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#9
Saint Vitus, great band, easiliy one of my all-time non-death/grind faves.
My fav album is Die Healing, great tone. Cool riffs. What else do you want
chylde_of_fire
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#10
Quote by Pepperommi
Vitus owns as do all of Wino's other bands...close to the best sabbath-influenced bands ever.

I wouldn't say that Vitus were Wino's band in the same way that The Obsessed, Spirit Caravan and Hidden Hand are/were, as they had two other singers as well as him, and he wasn't a founding member.
But w/e
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Pepperommi
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#11
Quote by chylde_of_fire
I wouldn't say that Vitus were Wino's band in the same way that The Obsessed, Spirit Caravan and Hidden Hand are/were, as they had two other singers as well as him, and he wasn't a founding member.
But w/e


Sorry let me rephrase ...Every band with Wino owns....
Riffmast
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#12
Been blasting Hallows Victim and Mournful Cries a ton,probably my favorite two Doom album.Everything is done so perfectly,i find they really have a vibe unlike any other band. So gritty and real,not to mention the fuzzed up wailing solos give me a hard on!
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#13
I got Mournful Cries on vinyl a while ago because I was looking into expanding both my doom and vinyl collection, but I was pretty disappointed to be honest. It's ok, but nothing out of this world.
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#14
Really,thats one of my fave albums of all time?What would be"out of this world" doom to you? I have it on vinyl too and i think it sounds incredible.
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#15
I finally decided to listen to "Bron Too Late" the other day, it was so worth it
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#16
mmm that album is great,Wino does some great vocals in it.
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#17
Quite simply one of the greatest bands to ever grace metal. No frills, stripped down brilliance. Hail!
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#18
Quote by Stranglehold
Quite simply one of the greatest bands to ever grace metal. No frills, stripped down brilliance. Hail!

Definitely man. Wino's vocals are just too good, and the riffs and solos, and slow, simple drumming are perfect. Saint Vitus are the best traditional doom metal band after the masters of doom, Black Sabbath.
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#19
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EDIT: Just picked up Born Too Late, have yet to listen to it though. It's all new to me!
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#20
you've never listened to Vitus before Sev? or just that album?
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#21
Quote by Riffmast
Really,thats one of my fave albums of all time?What would be"out of this world" doom to you? I have it on vinyl too and i think it sounds incredible.


Reverend Bizarre's first album.

And Epicus
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we_built_a_tree
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#22
Quote by Stranglehold
Quite simply one of the greatest bands to ever grace metal. No frills, stripped down brilliance. Hail!
YES.

^I love both In the Rectory and EDM, but there's just something so heartfelt, gut-wrenching about Vitus with Wino...
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#23
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you've never listened to Vitus before Sev? or just that album?


Never listened to em before
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#24
severed, you disappoint me once again. So yeah I just got the original press of the S/T, V and Die Healing a couple weeks back. I can't wait until I get around to listening to them properly. Dying Inside is easily my favorite Vitus tune so far.
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#25
wow this is the only good band they talk about here other than metallica and megadeth

and yeah, they do remind me a lot of Sabbath
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#26
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wow this is the only good band they talk about here other than metallica and megadeth

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#27
Sorry Penis.

I always miss out on essentials.

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wow this is the only good band they talk about here other than metallica and megadeth


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No, sorry..Let me rephrase that.


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#28
Quote by actaderock
wow this is the only good band they talk about here other than metallica and megadeth

and yeah, they do remind me a lot of Sabbath


that's not fair, we talk about trivium here too.
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#29
Does anyone else like the vocalist on the debut/Die Healing more than Wino?

Wino is great, but that guy (can't remember the last name, but also a Scott) sounds like he's insane most of the time. So dramatic. It should sound cheesy, and it does, but he does that type of vocals so well.
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#30
Quote by BringMeTheCalm
Reverend Bizarre's first album.

And Epicus


Fair enough,both great albums.I just love how gritty Saint Vitus are,something about their style almost seems to have that punky attitude to me that totally hits the spot.As far as comparing Wino to Reagers i'de say their is no point,Wino has that manly biker sound while Scoot had that psychotic,dramatic style that sounds great.I just like that there is some diversity so i can enjoy the bands different sounds more.
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#31
What a coincidence. I'm listening to them right now
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#32
I think we need to make a Wino thread, for all of the bands he has been in.
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#33
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#35
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#37
Ah thats a shame. RIP.
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#39
Oh, bugger.

RIP.
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Kepulix
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#40
Dammit... R.I.P.


I still find the self-titled to be the ultimate Saint Vitus album, though they haven't released a single bad record.

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