Death is a Warm Blanket

Microwave - Death is a Warm Blanket
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Based on 38 ratings
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September 13, 2019 / Release Date
LP / Format
Pure Noise / Label
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nice comeback, microwave. ♥

• hate TKO
• pull
• part of it
No expectations going to this.

Leather Daddy starts with unpolished sound. I like that. The track has quite nice gritty grungy vibe to it and then it transitions to more heavier sound and harsh vocals. It doesn’t go too over the top with the screams. I feel the overall sound is quite okay, but it doesn’t sound that unique or it doesn’t have melodies that hook me. 70/100

Float to the Top has like Foo Fighters feel to me. Then the song explodes to the chorus and it becomes ... read more
I'm sorry but i just can't seem to like this...

Nothing is really wrong with the album its just that its style and sound just don't appeal to me whatsoever.
The production is pretty decent and the vocal performances are solid but the constant screaming and very raw tone of this album are far too off-putting more times then they're pleasing.
Leather Daddy: 8/10
Float to The Top: 7.5/10
DIAWB (Death is a Warm Blanket): 8.5/10
The Brakeman Has Resigned: 8/10
Hate TKO: 8.5/10
Pull: 9/10
Love's Will Tear Us Apart: 7/10
Mirrors: 8/10
Carry: 8.5/10
Part of It: 9/10

Average: 82: (Great)

Damn, all I really have to say is that this is a solid record.
I'm in a weird spot with this album. I think it's more favorable than not for me, but parts of it sound like it was made in an underwater basement. I will say that it's pretty cohesive and that songs flow very well. A lot of my gripe with this comes from the harsh vocals, which is surprising for me, but the harsh vocals on this album sound really off. I think it has to do with the unpolished attitude of this album. I'm gonna leave this one as an album where I don't hear anything particularly ... read more
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Added on: August 22, 2019