- De Vermis Mysteriis

High on Fire - De Vermis Mysteriis
CRITIC SCORE
83
Based on 8 reviews
2012 Rank: #22 / 880
USER SCORE
77
Based on
12 ratings

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CRITIC REVIEWS

90
PopMatters

De Vermis Mysteriis, sits triumphant upon the sludge firmament gazing down upon High on Fire’s back catalogue and contemporaries alike

83
A.V. Club

At this point in its 14-year existence, though, High On Fire feels trapped by its own consistency.

82
Pitchfork

That's the major difference here from what we got a couple of years ago: The band seems to be taking their time and letting things open up and go wherever they may want to go.

80
Consequence of Sound

De Vermis Mysteriis gets up in your face, and it never really steps back until it’s over.

80
No Ripcord

It even crosses paths with their younger graduates at times – but in a way, they remain untouchable, iconic statuettes

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DETAILS

April 3, 2012 / Release Date
LP / Format
Entertainment One / Label
Stoner Metal, Metal / Genres
highonfire.net / Website
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Track List
  1. Bloody Knuckle 
  2. King of Days 
  3. Serums of Liao 
  4. Spiritual Rites 
  5. Romulus and Remus 
  6. De Vermis Mysteriis 
  7. Madness of an Architect 
  8. War Horn 
  9. Fertile Green
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Added on: April 3, 2012