AOTY 2021

Dopesmoker

Sleep - Dopesmoker
Critic Score
Based on 2 reviews
User Score
Based on 181 ratings
2003 Ratings: #23
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PNGLIFT
54
Call it an almighty stoner metal joint-obliterating masterpiece all you want, but damn it isn't this a gradually adding nudge to your patience. I wanted Dopesmoker to be this gargantuan apex that would tantamount to tectonic plates violently colliding against each other. The imagery was more than present, I then clenched my asshole in excitement, but nothing moved. The thunderous riffage & bass tones on this kicks major ass, I'll give it that. I quite enjoyed the first 15-20 minutes until ... read more
knewnie
90
no thoughts head empty
PipePanic
80
This isn't gonna be for everyone. This album consists of only two tracks, but it still clocks in longer then an hour. It's repetitive, mind numbing, and at points borderline unlistenable. But it's something that you need to experience. It's an "album" that defy's explanation. It's a "record" that will challenge even the most hardened music nerd. But it's a piece of music that needs to be heard to be believed.

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geidiprimes
100
DROP OUT OF LIFE WITH BONG IN HAND
bgsus
90
The reissue's cover art is better
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Added on: July 19, 2014