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Topic: Fuck yeah.
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PostForum: AVALANCHERS Discussion Board   Posted: Wed Sep 17, 2014 4:47 pm   Subject: Fuck yeah.
It's definitely a Scott Walker album though.

Absolutely, and all the better for it. I was a bit cautious about how this would turn out - a Sunn album with Scott Walker singing on it would be pretty ...
Topic: Godflesh - Decline & Fall EP: OUT!
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PostForum: AVALANCHERS Discussion Board   Posted: Thu May 22, 2014 12:04 pm   Subject: Godflesh - Decline & Fall EP: OUT!
Song itself is fine. Not sure about the production. Sounds kinda demo-y.
Topic: any that used to post on the yahoo group/email list??
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PostForum: AVALANCHERS Discussion Board   Posted: Fri Apr 25, 2014 10:24 am   Subject: any that used to post on the yahoo group/email list??
Yeah, I was the one who set that Yahoo mailing list up.

Those were the days, eh? Seems an absolute lifetime ago.
Topic: Jesu Picture Disk FLAC
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PostForum: AVALANCHERS Discussion Board   Posted: Wed May 23, 2012 11:35 am   Subject: Jesu Picture Disk FLAC
Have to say, I am enjoying this PD-chipmunk version quite a lot. The drums sound much, much better. Always felt the original CD master was a bit botched - terrible drum sound and loads of details lost ...
Topic: God live video
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PostForum: AVALANCHERS Discussion Board   Posted: Mon Apr 09, 2012 11:14 am   Subject: God live video
Fuck me. I'd given up hope of footage of God ever turning up.

This truly is a holy day.
Topic: Noise compilation - anyone interested?
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PostForum: AVALANCHERS Discussion Board   Posted: Mon Apr 09, 2012 11:11 am   Subject: Noise compilation - anyone interested?
Totally up for this...
Topic: Love And Hate In Dub vinyl
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PostForum: AVALANCHERS Discussion Board   Posted: Sun Feb 12, 2012 12:44 pm   Subject: Love And Hate In Dub vinyl
Anyone know the nature of how this was "remastered"?

I saw on Dig's blog that all of the old earache albums that are being "remastered" onto vinyl are being done from CD, rather ...
Topic: NiN
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PostForum: AVALANCHERS Discussion Board   Posted: Sun Jun 27, 2010 6:54 pm   Subject: NiN

Granted I had to stop half way through the song, but it sounds like something made by a 15y old goth kid with a PC and a Casio synth... Rolling Eyes

Everything he's done since 'The Fragile' (which ...
Topic: NiN
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PostForum: AVALANCHERS Discussion Board   Posted: Fri Jun 25, 2010 9:26 am   Subject: NiN


but there is this Smile

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=nWbfgGDl6XE&feature=player_embedded

Further evidence that starting a band with your spouse is a BAD FUCKING IDEA.
Topic: ++BREAKING GODFLESH NEWS++
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PostForum: AVALANCHERS Discussion Board   Posted: Mon Jun 21, 2010 12:00 am   Subject: ++BREAKING GODFLESH NEWS++
I can't really see this not being the greatest weekend of my life.

Didn't expect it to happen in Birmingham, if I'm honest.
Topic: So I got this Sweet Tooth shirt...
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PostForum: AVALANCHERS Discussion Board   Posted: Wed Dec 16, 2009 10:59 pm   Subject: So I got this Sweet Tooth shirt...
I have one of these. Unfortunately, I managed to idiotically cut a big chunk out of it with some stray scissoring a few years back.
Topic: Godflesh Hellfest?
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PostForum: AVALANCHERS Discussion Board   Posted: Mon Nov 09, 2009 10:13 pm   Subject: Godflesh Hellfest?
OK, it seems that Godflesh are definitely playing one show next year, and you'd have to assume that it's this one.
What do you base that on?

Indeed, do elaborate...

From someone in the 'industr ...
Topic: Godflesh Hellfest?
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PostForum: AVALANCHERS Discussion Board   Posted: Sat Nov 07, 2009 4:03 pm   Subject: Godflesh Hellfest?
OK, it seems that Godflesh are definitely playing one show next year, and you'd have to assume that it's this one.
Topic: Torche - Meanderthal demos
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PostForum: AVALANCHERS Discussion Board   Posted: Fri Nov 06, 2009 12:11 am   Subject: Torche - Meanderthal demos
Kurt Ballou's 'production technique' sucks major balls. Having said that, I actually thought Meanderthal sounded OK, relatively speaking. Still, would be very interested to hear this.
Topic: God/Loop Live videos anywhere?
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PostForum: AVALANCHERS Discussion Board   Posted: Fri Oct 30, 2009 1:35 pm   Subject: God/Loop Live videos anywhere?

looking for "God" albums on eBay is probably the most frustrating of all. Argh!

Yeah, the most frustrating thing is the prices people sell them at when you do manage to find them! Anato ...
Topic: Fudge Tunnel appreciation thread.
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PostForum: AVALANCHERS Discussion Board   Posted: Fri Oct 30, 2009 1:26 pm   Subject: Fudge Tunnel appreciation thread.
A wonderful, wonderful band. Nothing more to add.

This.

Wish Alex Newport was still making music on a more regular basis.
Topic: Infinity
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PostForum: AVALANCHERS Discussion Board   Posted: Thu Oct 29, 2009 7:01 pm   Subject: Infinity
Is it just me... or do the drums suck on s/t, too.

No, they are awful. Would have probably been one of the best albums he's ever put out, were it not for that.
Topic: SWANS video promo
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PostForum: AVALANCHERS Discussion Board   Posted: Thu Oct 29, 2009 11:17 am   Subject: SWANS video promo
Thanks for the videos. I hadn't seen them before. Wish there was more Soundtracks For The Blind era live video floating around.
Topic: Godflesh Hellfest?
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PostForum: AVALANCHERS Discussion Board   Posted: Thu Oct 29, 2009 11:15 am   Subject: Godflesh Hellfest?
As mentioned, if there's any truth in it, this would most likely just be Jesu lineup playing Godflesh 'hits' for cash. I would go and see it if they were passing through my part of the world, but I'm ...
Topic: palehorse in manchester
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PostForum: AVALANCHERS Reviews Board   Posted: Thu Sep 17, 2009 5:08 pm   Subject: palehorse in manchester
Palehorse are great. They are friends of friends and, as you say, nice guys whenever I've come across them.
Topic: Jesu - London, 18th September 2009
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PostForum: AVALANCHERS Discussion Board   Posted: Thu Sep 17, 2009 5:00 pm   Subject: Jesu - London, 18th September 2009
Looking forward to this Very Happy

Kayo Dot is a bit of a bonus, since they weren't on the bill when I bought the ticket, though I've heard they've had trouble getting their drummer into the country.
Topic: my music
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PostForum: AVALANCHERS Discussion Board   Posted: Sat Oct 06, 2007 1:11 am   Subject: my music
Just listening now....I like it.

I urge you to rethink calling the project Pure Echoes though. Never give your band a name that sounds like it may also be a guitar pedal. Have we learnt nothing fro ...
Topic: Lifeline is around...
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PostForum: AVALANCHERS Discussion Board   Posted: Fri Oct 05, 2007 5:39 pm   Subject: Lifeline is around...
Weird. For me, the Jarboe track is one of the best Jesu songs thus far, and I say that as someone who wasn't the biggest fan of her songs in Swans.
Topic: Pale Sketches has arrived
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PostForum: AVALANCHERS Discussion Board   Posted: Fri Oct 05, 2007 5:36 pm   Subject: Pale Sketches has arrived
Yep, if you're in Blighty, chances are you aren't going to be seeing this until next weekend at the earliest. In fact, over a week's backlog of mail may well mean it never shows up. Major pain in the ...
Topic: Lifeline is around...
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PostForum: AVALANCHERS Discussion Board   Posted: Wed Oct 03, 2007 11:34 pm   Subject: Lifeline is around...
Must say, after a couple of runs though, I like the sound of this. The Jarboe track definitely gets the thumbs up. It would have been interesting to see how a whole EP/LP with her on vocal duties woul ...
Topic: Friends Are Evil (Highest Throne)
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PostForum: AVALANCHERS Discussion Board   Posted: Tue Sep 18, 2007 11:30 pm   Subject: Friends Are Evil (Highest Throne)
Just listening to the original now. That could have been such a great album were the mix, particularly on the drums, not so appalling.
Topic: Carcash
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PostForum: AVALANCHERS Discussion Board   Posted: Tue Sep 18, 2007 11:29 pm   Subject: Carcash
Heartwork EP came out after the album, though it is possible that Amott left before the album was completed - I don't know/can't remember the exact timeline.
Topic: Carcash
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PostForum: AVALANCHERS Discussion Board   Posted: Tue Sep 18, 2007 11:12 pm   Subject: Carcash
Amott's writing contribution to Heartwork (which is a great album in my opinion) was minimal. According to Steer, Amott had lost interest in the band at that point. Also, the two songs on the Heartwor ...
Topic: Gira Jarboe News
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PostForum: AVALANCHERS Discussion Board   Posted: Mon Sep 03, 2007 7:06 pm   Subject: Gira Jarboe News
Wouldn't say 'We Are Him' is particularly Swans-esque, personally. I think the closest AoL to Swans was 'New Mother', particlularly since there is some crossover in the material they were playing live ...
Topic: Jesu - Pale sketches! Tour info soon!
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PostForum: AVALANCHERS Discussion Board   Posted: Mon Sep 03, 2007 7:02 pm   Subject: Jesu - Pale sketches! Tour info soon!
Did 'THE PLAYGROUNDS ARE EMPTY' remind anyone else of Failure? I think it's the vocal melody.
Topic: Stephen O'Malley and right wing bullshit
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PostForum: AVALANCHERS Discussion Board   Posted: Mon Nov 27, 2006 3:21 pm   Subject: Stephen O'Malley and right wing bullshit
It's black fucking metal, if you are going to be offended by every band that has right wing ideas you better stop listening to BM altogether.

Sounds like a brilliant idea.

UGH! :dancingpanda ...
Topic: Underrated Godflesh songs
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PostForum: AVALANCHERS Discussion Board   Posted: Wed Nov 22, 2006 6:25 pm   Subject: Underrated Godflesh songs
Personally, I love SoLaH. I love the fact that the density comes by means other than guitars and bass, which tends to be the case on other albums. Of the human drummer albums, this one wins hands down ...
Topic: Listastic - Top 5 songs to fall asleep to
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PostForum: AVALANCHERS Discussion Board   Posted: Tue Nov 21, 2006 11:14 am   Subject: Listastic - Top 5 songs to fall asleep to

Tribes of Neurot - GRACE

Don't think I've ever listened to it on its own, without attempting to synch it up to the Neurosis album. I'll give it a try.
Topic: Listastic - Top 5 songs to fall asleep to
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PostForum: AVALANCHERS Discussion Board   Posted: Mon Nov 20, 2006 9:02 pm   Subject: Listastic - Top 5 songs to fall asleep to
Pure

Start at Dont Bring Me Flowers, then let it play the next two tracks til done..
You should be rather happily dreaming of the wasteland by the time Pure II starts..
Quite right, couldn't have ...
Topic: Listastic - Top 5 songs to fall asleep to
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PostForum: AVALANCHERS Discussion Board   Posted: Mon Nov 20, 2006 8:34 pm   Subject: Listastic - Top 5 songs to fall asleep to
As it says on the tin. I'm sure I'm not the only one around here who finds the transition to dreamy-dreamland easier with some tuneage. Plenty of Flesh-related things lend themselves well. Pure and La ...
Topic: Underrated Godflesh songs
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PostForum: AVALANCHERS Discussion Board   Posted: Mon Nov 20, 2006 8:09 pm   Subject: Underrated Godflesh songs
I was under the impression that Bittersweet was rated.
Topic: Me at the Turner Prize, darling!
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PostForum: AVALANCHERS Discussion Board   Posted: Mon Nov 13, 2006 8:32 pm   Subject: Me at the Turner Prize, darling!
So how did this go in the end? Did anyone make it (aside from Mr. Bullen himself), and if so, any recordings to share?

I had hoped to go along myself, but couldn't make it in the end. I did go to t ...
Topic: Nick Cave - Grinderman
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PostForum: AVALANCHERS Discussion Board   Posted: Mon Nov 13, 2006 8:15 pm   Subject: Nick Cave - Grinderman
I've never checked out Nick Cave and the Bad Seeds or the Birthday Party.
Where do you fine people suggest I start?

I think from the discussion a couple of weeks ago, most agreed Let Love In was a ...
Topic: Really underrated albums.
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PostForum: AVALANCHERS Discussion Board   Posted: Wed Nov 01, 2006 4:50 pm   Subject: Really underrated albums.
I'm also throwing Grotus in as a very underrated band.

Underrated to the point that there seems to have been little acknowledgement of their actual existence, aside from Mike Patton mentioning them ...
Topic: This week sounds
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PostForum: AVALANCHERS Discussion Board   Posted: Tue Oct 24, 2006 11:17 pm   Subject: This week sounds
The following will be guiding me through this week, I'd guess...

Failure - Fantastic Planet
JSBX - Acme-Plus
Melvins - A Senile Animal
Sophia - Technology Won't Save Us
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