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Forum: News 05:02 PM - 08/24/15
Replies: 18
Views: 2,783
Posted By TomWhaley
You're really hammering the "I don't like this album, therefore I'm better than anybody who does" point a little hard here... Did it run off with your girlfriend or something? We get it, hah.
Forum: News 03:12 PM - 08/22/15
Replies: 18
Views: 2,783
Posted By TomWhaley
Yeah, whatever will they do knowing that they let combatchuckaa down...
Forum: News 01:48 PM - 08/20/15
Replies: 35
Views: 4,359
Posted By TomWhaley
Although it might be one of my least favorite Coheed songs, the video is great!
Forum: News 02:56 PM - 08/16/15
Replies: 189
Views: 12,039
Posted By TomWhaley
I probably hear "Bad Blood" at least 2-3 times a day without trying to.
Forum: News 04:55 PM - 07/28/15
Replies: 47
Views: 5,161
Posted By TomWhaley
Really cool of them to put "Suspending Disbelief" where it was originally supposed to go in the track-listing for the re-release. You can hear how the feedback from the end of "Oh, Hello" blends in...
Forum: News 04:50 PM - 07/28/15
Replies: 40
Views: 4,690
Posted By TomWhaley
Hah, I personally think the S/T was the turn for the worse. I loved it when it came out, but looking back, that's definitely the biggest stylistic shift for the band.
"City" may have dropped the...
Forum: News 10:18 PM - 07/23/15
Replies: 40
Views: 4,690
Posted By TomWhaley
Yeah, he nailed The Rev's parts live! Arin was playing fills and nuances that Jimmy wasn't even doing anymore. He really brought those parts back to life.

"Hail to the King" is such an injustice to...
Forum: News 10:13 PM - 07/23/15
Replies: 40
Views: 4,690
Posted By TomWhaley
Yeah, there was an interview that came out a few years later where Matt delved into the Portnoy drama a little further since it was all resolved. I heard that too.
Forum: News 12:21 PM - 07/23/15
Replies: 40
Views: 4,690
Posted By TomWhaley
I have no idea what this band is even doing at this point. Arin is more than capable of being the drummer. He nails the "Waking the Fallen" and "City of Evil" stuff live, and that's the most...
Forum: News 11:49 PM - 07/20/15
Replies: 24
Views: 3,198
Posted By TomWhaley
In my opinion, his last album, along with the one he did with P!nk, did absolutely nothing for me. Kind of fell off and lost interest for a little... but this new single definitely caught my...
Forum: News 11:29 PM - 07/20/15
Replies: 107
Views: 9,343
Posted By TomWhaley
Ah, I misread "Descensus" and interpreted it as "Descension" haha my bad. Album titles are so similar.
Yeah, I thought it was alright. Probably my least favorite Circa album though, next to Violent...
Forum: News 04:29 PM - 07/15/15
Replies: 107
Views: 9,343
Posted By TomWhaley
Yeah, I agree with all of those points. The story of Coheed and Cambria is essentially the story of his parents, and Claudio's friend's/ex-lovers/wife/bandmates/etc. But since this new album is going...
Forum: News 04:24 PM - 07/15/15
Replies: 107
Views: 9,343
Posted By TomWhaley
Yeah... but wasn't his kid born AFTER that record? I might have missed your point...
Forum: News 12:37 PM - 07/08/15
Replies: 107
Views: 9,343
Posted By TomWhaley
Love Coheed, but I'm not that crazy about this song. It's fun and poppy, which is cool and not new to Coheed... but for the first non-conceptual song to be released, these lyrics are cringe-worthy. I...
Forum: News 12:32 PM - 07/08/15
Replies: 107
Views: 9,343
Posted By TomWhaley
Ah disagree. I love the gritty atmosphere he brought to it... Especially after the over-polished NWFT (to me, THAT is my least favorite production). Huge NIN fan too, so I'm down with Atticus. I...
Forum: News 08:43 PM - 06/10/15
Replies: 9
Views: 2,088
Posted By TomWhaley
Really not into this record. Honestly, I've been underwhelmed by the last three records. Black Holes was the last great one for me.
Forum: News 09:52 PM - 05/20/15
Replies: 40
Views: 6,875
Posted By TomWhaley
I hope that isn't the case... To be selfish for a second, I'm such a fan of albums. Song by song, or even EP by EP is kind of underwhelming to me. I get that new music is ultimately positive... but I...
Forum: News 10:33 PM - 05/07/15
Replies: 60
Views: 8,207
Posted By TomWhaley
At this point, I feel like Kevin Devine is an asterisk at the end of anything involving Manchester Orchestra haha
Forum: Music 10:29 PM - 05/06/15
Replies: 17
Views: 1,573
Posted By TomWhaley
Very true haha
Forum: News 04:25 PM - 05/05/15
Replies: 54
Views: 7,414
Posted By TomWhaley
I heard a lot of whining over Mene when it first came out about it not meeting the expectations of a six-year wait... People need to seriously stop thinking like that. Whether it's two years, six...
Forum: Music 04:22 PM - 05/05/15
Replies: 17
Views: 1,573
Posted By TomWhaley
It was Opiate and not Undertow, but yeah... hahaha
Forum: News 09:03 PM - 04/30/15
Replies: 61
Views: 5,494
Posted By TomWhaley
They're certainly not a band that has aged well. I mean, Lead Sails Paper Anchor is border line unlistenable... but for what it's worth, Congregation of the Damned had a few decent tracks on it that...
Forum: Music 08:58 PM - 04/30/15
Replies: 17
Views: 1,573
Posted By TomWhaley
That's one of the problems with Record Store Day. Major labels have absolutely over-saturated it, causing quality control to be much harder to contain. Over the last few years, it's only gotten...
Forum: Music 01:19 PM - 04/30/15
Replies: 17
Views: 1,573
Posted By TomWhaley
I work at a record store in NJ and for Record Store Day, we received three copies of Deja Entendu.

Two of the people who bought copies reached out and contacted us, informing us that their...
Forum: News 04:11 PM - 04/28/15
Replies: 19
Views: 2,942
Posted By TomWhaley
This bores me to death. A lesser version of Madness in my opinion. Can't get into this one. Can't get into Psycho. Used to love this band, but now I feel embarrassed every time I turn them on.


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