Progarchives, the progressive rock ultimate discography
Tool - Lateralus CD (album) cover

LATERALUS

Tool

 

Experimental/Post Metal

4.21 | 1487 ratings

From Progarchives.com, the ultimate progressive rock music website

cynthiasmallet
2 stars Let me first start by saying, i'm not a fan of prog-metal as a rule. Never have been, and I don't think that I ever will. However, this album is considered one of the seminal albums of the genre, so I thought that i'd give it a listen. The only tracks on this album that stand out to me as being interesting are "Ticks and Leeches", because from a drummer's point of view this, along with most of the album, is very nice technical stuff. The track I would rate most musically is "Parabola", which is certainly the high point of the album with it's Floydian electric guitars and once again, well maneuvered drumming. A decent listen for prog metal fans, but really not my cup of tea. 2 stars.
cynthiasmallet | 2/5 |

MEMBERS LOGIN ZONE

As a registered member (register here if not), you can post rating/reviews (& edit later), comments reviews and submit new albums.

You are not logged, please complete authentication before continuing (use forum credentials).

Forum user
Forum password

Share this TOOL review

Social review comments () BETA







Review related links

Copyright Prog Archives, All rights reserved. | Legal Notice | Privacy Policy | Advertise | RSS + syndications

Other sites in the MAC network: JazzMusicArchives.com — jazz music reviews and archives | MetalMusicArchives.com — metal music reviews and archives