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    Posted: April 07 2013 at 18:07
1.Frances the Mute (5/5)
2.De-loused in the Comatorium (5/5)
3.Amputechture (5/5)
4.Noctourniquet (5/5)
5.Octahedron (5/5)
6.Tremulant EP (4.5/5)
7.The Bedlam in Goliath (4.5/5)

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Frances
Noctourniquet
Deloused
Amputechture
Bedlam
Octahedron



Edited by Horizons - April 07 2013 at 18:22
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1. Deloused in the Comatorium 5/5
2. Frances the Mute 5/5
2. Amputechture 5/5
4. Tremulant 5/5
5. The Bedlam in Goliath 5/5
6. Noctorniquet 5/5
7. Octahedron 3/5

Pretty much the best band ever
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Originally posted by bytor2112 bytor2112 wrote:



Pretty much the best band ever

Hard to rank 4-5 masterpieces :3
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1. Deloused in the Comatorium
2. Frances the Mute
3. The Bedlum...
4. Noctourniquet
5. Amput...

Though the first two are leagues above for me.
Dig me...But don't...Bury me
I'm running still, I shall until, one day, I hope that I'll arrive
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Man, haven't listened to these guys in so long.

1. De-Loused 9.5/10
2. Amputechture 8.5/10
3. Frances 8.5/10
4. Noctourniquet 8/10
5. Bedlam 7.5/10
6. Octahedron 7/10
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Amputechture
Francis
Noctourniquet
De-Loused
Bedlam
Tremulant
Octahedron
"We don't know a millionth of one percent about anything" - Thomas Edison
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Post Options Post Options   Thanks (0) Thanks(0)   Quote Horizons Quote  Post ReplyReply Direct Link To This Post Posted: April 07 2013 at 21:32
Originally posted by Fox On The Rocks Fox On The Rocks wrote:

Man, haven't listened to these guys in so long.

1. De-Loused 9.5/10
2. Amputechture 8.5/10
3. Frances 8.5/10
4. Noctourniquet 8/10
5. Bedlam 7.5/10
6. Octahedron 7/10

Nice Morrissey avatar Max. I'm very much into him right now too. Beethoven was Deaf is my favorite album of his. Live album with some unique material recorded there. 
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I'm really into The Smith's core albums right now. I still need to check out his solo stuff.
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Deloused & Frances: 4.5/5

Amputechture and Octahedron: 3.5/5

Bedlam: 3/5

Never heard the most recent one.

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1. Noctourniquet
2. Amputechture
3. Deloused in the Comatorium
4. The Bedlam in Goliath
5. Tremulant EP
6. Frances the Mute
7. Octahedron
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^ Yes Noctourniquet is that good. Not even on the Top 100 though LOL
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Originally posted by Horizons Horizons wrote:

^ Yes Noctourniquet is that good. Not even on the Top 100 though LOL


Should be. I feel like Noctourniquet will age quite well over time.
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De-Loused in the Comatorium
The Bedlam in Gloiath
Noctourniquet
Amputechture
Octahedron
Frances the Mute
Tremulant
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Originally posted by smartpatrol smartpatrol wrote:

1.Frances the Mute (5/5)
2.De-loused in the Comatorium (5/5)
3.The Bedlam in Goliath (5/5)
4.Amputechture (5/5)
5.Noctourniquet (5/5)
6.Octahedron (5/5)
7.Tremulant EP (4.5/5)
yeah


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1. Amputechture (10/10)
2. Frances the Mute (8/10)
3. Deloused (7.5/10)
4. Noctourniquet (7.5/10)
5. Bedlam (7/10)
6. Octahedron (6/10)

As you can see, Amputechture beats them all by quite a margin for me. I consider 5 out of 8 tracks to be masterpieces. I love that album so much. Cassandra Gemini is my favourite by them though.


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