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Fire At Will
The past 30 days I have heard new thrash from the US, Canada, Poland, Sweden, Spain, Russia and now Greece. Tornado are a new "retro" thrash act that takes things rather seriously. The riffs are raging speed with vocals that have a heavy accent and are barely understood. With this sort of mopheaded thrash the vocals aren't much of a distraction, instead allowing the listener to fully embrace the raging musical attack. This is for fans of Abuser, Bonded By Blood, Hellish Crossfire...oh and that whole California 80s thing.
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3.5 :AVE RATING
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RATING Fire At Will 2009 Independent Eric Compton 8/6/2010 3.5
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