|Review: Morbid Angel - Gateways To Annihilation|
|Gateways To Annihilation|
Label: Earache Records
Year released: 2000
Genre: Death Metal
Review online: November 11, 2000
Reviewed by: Michel Renaud
for:Gateways To Annihilation
Rated 3.74/5 (74.76%) (42 Votes)
Seventh release for those Death Metal veterans, but in my case, this is my first Morbid Angel album. So no comparison with their previous material...
While I find this a overall a very good album, I didn't find it outstanding enough to give it more than a 4/5. Very decent playing, standard Death vocals, but I find the whole album pretty much follows the same beat all along, not unusual in Death Metal. I have to wonder why though, some more variety wouldn't hurt. Don't get me wrong here, this is good stuff, and Death Metal fans will most certainly enjoy this album. I found it a little above average, with no surprises. The lyrics are pretty well done, but, again, no surprises. Bottom line, this is an album that I enjoy listening to, but it doesn't inspire me much. That may or may not make sense to you :). If you're into Death Metal, buy this. If you're not... well, it all depends on whether or not you like experimenting...
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