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Band
Baptized in Blood
Title
Baptized in Blood
Type
LP/EP
Company
Roadrunner
YOR
2010
Style
Thrash
2/22/2017 - Review by: Eric Compton
Intense power chords played raw and aggressive
This Canadian act have been thrown around the news wires of late. The group are managed by Megadeth's Dave Mustaine and follow up a decent 2009 debut with this self-titled release. I can hear everyone from Exodus to Death Angel and bridles on the energy level of Municipal Waste. This sort of retro thrash movement is still wetting band contracts worldwide, easily running nu-metal out of town with the return of intense power chords played raw and aggressive. No wonder Mustaine grabbed this band--youth, energy and talent. Let's see what he does with them.
PERSONAL BREAKDOWN:

ENJOYMENT
3.5
MUSIC
3.5
VOCALS
3
PRODUCTION
3.5
ARTWORK
3
LYRICS
3.5


  • 1 :REVIEW COUNT
    3.5 :AVE RATING

ALL REVIEWS FOR: BAPTIZED IN BLOOD
TITLE
DOR
COMPANY
REVIEWER DATE MADE RATING
Baptized in Blood
2010
Roadrunner
Eric Compton2/22/2017
3.5

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