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#1 Bklmt2000

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Posted 27 June 2018 - 01:51 PM

they dropped another new single today:

 

 

I dig it.


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Posted 11 August 2018 - 03:36 PM

And yet another new single dropped this past week:

 

 

And I dig this one, too.


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Posted 11 August 2018 - 03:43 PM

solid stuff, dude the replaced Layne with is pretty damn good


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Posted 11 August 2018 - 03:44 PM

I find this thread relevant to my interests.


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Posted 11 August 2018 - 03:45 PM

solid stuff, dude the replaced Layne with is pretty damn good

 

Agreed; William Duvall's voice is so similar to Layne Staley's voice, it's eerie.


I find this thread relevant to my interests.

 

Word. :frank:


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Posted 11 August 2018 - 03:49 PM

Dis, if you haven't seen/heard it yet, this was the first single AiC released a couple of months back, from said forthcoming album:

 


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Posted 11 August 2018 - 03:50 PM

Oh, I've been on all of them but this new one.  Need to relisten before I form an opinion.

 

I'm always balls deep in AiC.  ALWAYS.


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Posted 11 August 2018 - 03:56 PM

Oh, I've been on all of them but this new one.  Need to relisten before I form an opinion.

 

I'm always balls deep in AiC.  ALWAYS.

 

They are my favorite band overall.  Motorhead is a close second, but I listen to AiC (all the way back to the Facelift album) more than any other band. 

 

Dirt was a masterpiece.

 

Black Gives Way to Blue and The Devil Put Dinosaurs Here are both excellent and get played often in my iTunes.


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Posted 11 August 2018 - 03:58 PM

Agreed; William Duvall's voice is so similar to Layne Staley's voice, it's eerie.

yup, tough to tell the difference unless you listen side by side


They are my favorite band overall.  Motorhead is a close second, but I listen to AiC (all the way back to the Facelift album) more than any other band. 

 

Dirt was a masterpiece.

 

Black Gives Way to Blue and The Devil Put Dinosaurs Here are both excellent and get played often in my iTunes.

jar of flies is tied for second with facelift for me...  but they all get in my rotation pretty regularly

 

dirt #1 tho


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Posted 11 August 2018 - 04:03 PM

Dirt, Jar of Flies, AiC, Sap, Face Lift, Black Gives Way..., Devil.  I personally consider Cantrell's two solo albums AIC, as it's the same musicians, but understand others don't.  I'd put Boggy Depot and Degradation Trip in between Sap and Facelift.

 

Dunno exactly what I think of the last two singles.  They are missing something.  Dunno if it's Layne or soul or drugs (or were those last two just Layne anyway?) but it feels like by-the-numbers AiC.  Granted, that's better than 99% of music out there today so I ain't complaining.


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Posted 11 August 2018 - 04:08 PM

No complaints here, either; will be curious to hear how the rest of Rainier Fog sounds. 

 

Maybe the above singles are outliers, and the rest of the album is even better, in which case I'd be super happy.


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Posted 24 August 2018 - 06:17 AM

Full album has dropped.

 

Full playlist to stream is on YouTube: https://www.youtube....HqsA0BWrhU5Z4DM


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Posted 24 August 2018 - 07:38 AM

Downloaded the entire album from Amazon music. We have a 3 1/2 hour drive to a football game tonight. Will listen to it several times.
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Posted 24 August 2018 - 02:06 PM

That was fan####ingtastic! Drone is sick.
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Posted 24 August 2018 - 04:55 PM

That was fan####ingtastic! Drone is sick.

 

Agreed; definitely one of their best albums, IMO.


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