The Sound Of Animals Fighting - Tiger and the Duke
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2005 Ratings: #302
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Gonna do a Pipepanic style "story review"

"Hey uhhhhh SCHNOB what do you think of this album?"

"It sucks shit"

"Yeah I agree SCHNOB."


This is so annoying. With instruments that sound like a baby playing with a squeeky toy and singer that sounds like a prepubescent cat yowling. If you want an example of how bad this album gets listen to "Act IV" one of the most annoying metal songs I've ever heard. With a stuttering ... read more


[UNDA5: Day 7]

I REALLY wanted to like this album, I really did, but "Tiger and the Duke" turned out to be a disappointment with so much potential behind it. The instrumentation and guitar work are pretty good, with plenty of riffs and off-kilter solos, and the progressive nature behind could be intriguing. Unfortunately, it falls flat in so many areas. The vocals are godawful and obnoxious on here, which forced me out of the otherwise cryptic lyrics. The experimental electronic ... read more



Animals Fuck.

So this is a little tricky to review, as as it stands there are two versions of this release. There is the original 2005 release with nine tracks at 34 minutes, and the 2007 re-issue which has both differing time lengths and removes the track 'Postlude' all together, also containing 8 remixes, live performances and b-sides from their next album 'Lover, The Lord Has Left Us....'. So the version i'm listening to is the 2005 version because...well, the other ... read more

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Track List

  1. Overture
  2. Act I: Chasing Suns
  3. Interlude
  4. Act II: All is Ash or the Light Shining Through It
  5. Interlude
  6. Act III: Modulate Back to the Tonic
  7. Interlude
  8. Act IV: You Don't Need a Witness
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Added on: June 22, 2015