War Music

Refused - War Music
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Based on 10 reviews
2019 Ratings: #320 / 771
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Based on 41 ratings
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A man is sitting in front of his computer. He is concentrating hard, headphones in ear. He's typing something, but every so often, stops to focus on whats playing through his headphones. His face is plagued with worry, his focus heightened and his fingers furiously seeming to type.....

'....Nothing.', speaks the man. 'I've fucking got nothing.'

Another man enters the picture through a door on the right hand side of the computer man. He looks at the computer man as if this has all happened ... read more
If this album was made by another band, yall wouldn’t be hating on this so much
The number one question I asked myself listening to this was "why?" Over and over again. The recording sounds awful. The lyrics are trite and amateurish. The album cover is terrible.

The levels of unbridled intensity found on Songs to Fan the Flames of Discontent, The Shape of Punk to Come, many of their early EP's, and even portions of Freedom, are nowhere to be found here - of course, partially due to being neutered by the terrible recording.

Their comeback album, Freedom, itself ... read more
lol i'm not listening to this i don't want TSOPTC ruined

also holy cow the album art is awful
Except for the painfully average and sometimes clichéd songwriting, War Music doesn't sound that bad as it may seem. It has a more direct and punk approach than I was expecting, and there are some impressive moments.
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Track List

  1. Rev 001
  2. Violent Reaction
  3. I Wanna Watch the World Burn
  4. Blood Red
  5. Malfire
  6. Turn the Cross
  7. Damaged III
  8. Death In Vännäs
  9. The Infamous Left
  10. Economy of Death

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Added on: July 24, 2019