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Tight, polished and surgically precise
You know exactly what you are getting from the new U.D.O. It's record number 16 give or take a few, not to mention the original material from Accept which is identical. Like last hour's Primal Fear release, this one was produced and recorded at Hansen Studios. It sounds tight, polished and surgically precise. The frontman still sounds fantastic (studio trick?) and the tracks are copy and paste German Teutonic metal. Whether you punch your clock at the 'Steelfactory' depends on your love of this genre. For me, I've got a fond appreciation of the man, his style and his legacy.
Recommended for fans of: Accept, Scorpions, AC/DC
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