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So far I put initial ratings to the following releases:

 

 

Wolfshade Hell On The Western Line
Cloudscape Voice Of Reason
Susan Acquila Miss Conduct
Shotgun Justice State Of Desolation
Nordic Union S/t
Primal Fear Rule Breaker
Killing Grace S/t
American Gel United We Stand
Cauldron In Ruin
Whiskey Sin Barrbarians
Burning Angel Down In Flames
Avantasia Ghostlights
Pokolgep Metalbomb
Axel Rudi Pell Game Of Sins
Dream Of Illusion Evolution
Merlins Legacy Stronger Than Ever
Nevada Beach Read It On The Wall
Brainstorm Scary Creatures
Rhapsody Of Fire Into The Legend
Ronin Rise Of An Empire
Reaper's Riddle The End Is Nigh
Hammerschmitt Born To Rock Vol.2
Ecliptica Ecliptified
Eleventh Hour Memory of a Lifetime Journey
Amoth Revenge
C.O.P. UK No Place For Heaven
Skeletoon The Curse Of The Avenger
Wigelius Tabula Rasa
Billion Dollar Babies Chemical God
Grand Slam A New Dawn
Resurrection Kings S/t
Dream Theater Astonishing
Eternal Of Sweden Heaven's Gate
Guts For Glory Fairytales
Only Wigelius + Nordic Union are strong candidates for purchase + the sympathetic classic metal from Skeletoon.
The EP from Swedish band, Burning Angel, has some potential. And I love 5 great tracks from Billion Dollar Babies.
More to come!
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I don't think I'll buy Wigelius. Way too "passionate" and "heartfelt" for me. :whistle:

 

But I'll get the latest Arrayan Path. Ha, their bassist is a childhood friend of mine, I even gifted him his 2nd bass amplifier.

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I don't think I'll buy Wigelius. Way too "passionate" and "heartfelt" for me. :whistle:

 

What do you mean by this? Is it sarcasm, suggesting they're just playing by the numbers?

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I don't think I'll buy Wigelius. Way too "passionate" and "heartfelt" for me. :whistle:

 

What do you mean by this? Is it sarcasm, suggesting they're just playing by the numbers?

 

 

 

A desperate, pathetic attempt for sarcasm with your conclusions on the C.O.P. cd. Because I'll probably end loving both albums equally(despite the fact that Wigelius has more tracks that I don't generally like than C.O.P.). Of course, Wigelius is still missing the car stereo pressure test.

 

 

 

My early best of 2016 list:

 

 

1, Wigelius - Tabula Rasa

2. Nordic Union - S/t

3. Billion Dollar Babies - Chemical God

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I don't think I'll buy Wigelius. Way too "passionate" and "heartfelt" for me. :whistle:

 

What do you mean by this? Is it sarcasm, suggesting they're just playing by the numbers?

 

 

 

A desperate, pathetic attempt for sarcasm with your conclusions on the C.O.P. cd. Because I'll probably end loving both albums equally(despite the fact that Wigelius has more tracks that I don't generally like than C.O.P.). Of course, Wigelius is still missing the car stereo pressure test.

 

 

 

My early best of 2016 list:

 

 

1, Wigelius - Tabula Rasa

2. Nordic Union - S/t

3. Billion Dollar Babies - Chemical God

 

Do you realise its only February?

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I don't think I'll buy Wigelius. Way too "passionate" and "heartfelt" for me. :whistle:

 

What do you mean by this? Is it sarcasm, suggesting they're just playing by the numbers?

 

 

 

A desperate, pathetic attempt for sarcasm with your conclusions on the C.O.P. cd.

 

 

Ah, okay. I get you now. I still think the same of the COP CD. It's a very solid album but it just sounds "cold" to me. It's all good and and nice melodic rock, but it just doesn't reach out and grab me.

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