High on Fire - De Vermis Mysteriis

High on Fire - De Vermis Mysteriis
CRITIC SCORE
83
Based on 8 reviews
2012 Rank: #22 / 713
USER SCORE
77
Based on
9 ratings

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90
PopMatters
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
A.V. Club

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

82
Pitchfork
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
Consequence of Sound

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

80
No Ripcord
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

RELEASED: April 3, 2012
FORMAT: LP
LABEL: Entertainment One
GENRE: Stoner Metal
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END OF YEAR LISTS
# 27 - The Quietus
MISC LISTS
# 25 - The Needle Drop
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