Bloody Kisses

Type O Negative - Bloody Kisses
Critic Score
Based on 2 reviews
1993 Ratings: #44 / 373
User Score
Based on 92 ratings
1993 Ratings: #59
Liked by 3 people
August 17, 1993 / Release Date
LP / Format
Roadrunner / Label
Gothic Metal / Genres
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Though it sounds like a funeral, Bloody Kisses' airy melodicism and '90s-style irony actually breathed new life into the flagging goth metal genre, and the album is an often overlooked forerunner to alternative metal's limited appropriation of goth style.

ok but that "suspended in dusk" bonus track is like insane wtf
Type O Negative was a band who I was pretty excited to listen to, because of their big inspiration on the gothic metal scene. Sadly though, there was something that turned me off of nearly every single track, and that is the vocals. I congratulate Peter Steele for trying to do something unique, but his inflections were just consistently laughable. His more aggressive vocals are more tolerable, but when he is trying to be melodic or operatic, it just sounds ridiculous. The complimentary lyrics ... read more
This band is simultaneously over hated and has too much love its bizarre.

Track Review

Machine Screw 6/10
Christian Woman 7.5/10
Black No. 1 (Little Miss Scare-All) 8/10
Fay Wray Come Out and Play 6/10
Kill All the White People 6.5/10
Summer Breeze 7/10
Set Me On Fire 6.5/10
Dark Side of the Womb 5/10
We Hate Everyone 7/10
Bloody Kisses (A Death In the Family) 7/10
3.O.I.F. 5.5/10
Too Late: Frozen 6/10
Blood & Fire 6.5/10
Can't Lose You 7/10

Average: 6.5/10
14. Fay Wray Come Out and Play
13. Dark Side of the Womb
12. Machine Screw
11. Kill All the White People
10. Too Late: Frozen
9. 3.0.I.F.
8. Blood & Fire
7. Bloody Kisses (A Death in the Family)
6. We Hate Everyone
5. Set Me on Fire
4. Summer Breeze
3. Can't Lose You
2. Christian Woman
1. Black No. 1 (Little Miss Scare-All)
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Track List

  1. Machine Screw
  2. Christian Woman
  3. Black No. 1 (Little Miss Scare-All)
  4. Fay Wray Come Out and Play
  5. Kill All the White People
  6. Summer Breeze
  7. Set Me On Fire
  8. Dark Side of the Womb
  9. We Hate Everyone
  10. Bloody Kisses (A Death In the Family)
  11. 3.O.I.F.
  12. Too Late: Frozen
  13. Blood & Fire
  14. Can't Lose You
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Added on: March 1, 2015