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Comets on Fire

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3.83 | 25 ratings | 3 reviews | 12% 5 stars

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Studio Album, released in 2006

Songs / Tracks Listing

1. Dogwood Rust (7:48)
2. Jaybird (6:08)
3. Lucifer's Memory (7:03)
4. The Swallow's Eye (6:53)
5. Holy Teeth (2:59)
6. Sour Smoke (8:47)
7. Hatched Upon the Age (6:08)

Total time 45:48

Line-up / Musicians

- Ethan Miller / vocals, guitar
- Noel von Harmonson / electronics
- Ben Flashman / bass
- Utrillo Kushner / drums
- Ben Chasny / guitar

Releases information

2006 CD Sub Pop 704
2006 LP Sub Pop 704

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COMETS ON FIRE Avatar ratings distribution

(25 ratings)
Essential: a masterpiece of progressive rock music(12%)
Excellent addition to any prog rock music collection(32%)
Good, but non-essential (40%)
Collectors/fans only (4%)
Poor. Only for completionists (12%)

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4 stars The sound these guys make is basically a psychadelic, experimental sound, reminiscent to the 70's, with elements of Jam bands like Phish, and a stoner vibe to, like Black Sabbath. So basically theirs alot of 70's in these guys. But don't let all this fool you, because their is a cunningness b ... (read more)

Report this review (#480352) | Posted by arcane-beautiful | Monday, July 11, 2011 | Review Permanlink

4 stars So much passion, so much energy, so much focus...these are just some of the things that were going around in my head when listening to this album first time around, and not forced sounding energy, a real burning fire. This (ladies and gentlemen) is Comets on Fire's forth album Avatar, now i nev ... (read more)

Report this review (#283904) | Posted by FarBeyondProg | Friday, May 28, 2010 | Review Permanlink

5 stars Comets on Fire strikes gold again with Avatar, two years after the epic Blue Cathedral. Their sound changes yet again, though its a much more drastic change than we're used to. The band sounds very different from the chaotic energetic sound that was so prevalent on Blue Cathedral and previous rele ... (read more)

Report this review (#155896) | Posted by Speesh | Wednesday, December 19, 2007 | Review Permanlink

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