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Nero In Metastasi
Does this band need an introduction? I'm thinking no, but it doesn't come off as a bad thing, as Cripple Bastards perform top notch Grind/Hardcore. The production on the recording is magnificent, giving enough crust, but defined guitars and a deep drum tone to shape the album. The only downside is track fifteen sounds no different than song three, and so on and so forth. If you're looking for diversity, you'll need to look elsewhere. But if you're in for something that'll keep you moving while performing a monotonous task, give this a spin.
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