Thou - Heathen
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Based on 3 reviews
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Based on 45 ratings
March 25, 2014 / Release Date
LP / Format
Gilead Media / Label
Sludge Metal, Metal / Genres
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A piece of work to be sure.
Thou have created their most melodically uplifting record to date with Heathen and yet it’s just as equally gloomy and often punishing to listen to as their previous material. The attentively climactic composition during opener “Free Will”, three instrumental interludes, and the reverb ridden melodrama of—my personal highlight—“Immortality Dictates” helps piece together their most musically and conceptually detailed record to date. Especially when ... read more
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Track List

  1. Free Will
  2. Dawn
  3. Feral Faun
  4. Into the Marshlands 
  5. Clarity
  6. At the Foot of Mount Driskill
  7. In Defiance of the Sages
  8. Take Off Your Skin and Dance in Your Bones
  9. Immorality Dictates
  10. Ode to Physical Pain
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Added on: March 11, 2014