Hypermagic Mountain

Lightning Bolt - Hypermagic Mountain
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Based on 13 reviews
2005 Ratings: #16 / 486
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Based on 281 ratings
2005 Ratings: #54
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This is the shit that killed Prince Philip


This album makes me wanna hurt myself I love it


EDIT: OK, I think I'm ready to call this a 100. Hypermagic Mountain is a fucking masterwork in every sense. It's one of those albums that I just cannot find a single flaw in, everything comes together to create one of the best musical experiences I've ever had. Absolutely an essential listen for anyone into noise rock.


This is probably the harshest and most aggressive rock music has ever sounded. I mean that.

Lightning Bolt are a duo that are not to be reckoned with, and ... read more


Imagine bumping these jams while drunk-driving through a crowd of people completely smoked on rainbow-coloured percs.


This sounds exactly like the title, extremely hyper and absolute superb Noise Rock. If your into the Noisiest and Loudest shit to be rammed into your ear at aggressive and actively quick speeds, this is for you. This is the only Album I've ever listened to that had me in an awful daze in a good way. This gave me the best headache I had ever had, and that is the best possible way to digest this thing, if you come out enjoying this, you may have your brain cells slightly damaged in the process, ... read more


When Dead Cowboy started playing and I realized it was 8 mins long for a moment I wasn't certain on whether I'd make it out alive or not.

... On a more serious note though, this album was pretty badass. There's something very pure about this album. It sounds like a guitarist and his friend drummer going absolutely batshit crazy... and that' excactly what it is. Some great riffs here and there, and the drummer certainly knows how to keep the momentum going.

The problems I have with this ... read more

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Track List

  1. 2 Morro Morro Land
  2. Captain Caveman
  3. Birdy
  4. Riffwraiths
  5. Megaghost
  6. Magic Mountain
  7. Dead Cowboy
  8. Bizarro Zarro Land
  9. Mohawkwindmill
  10. Bizarro Bike
  11. Infinity Farm
  12. No Rest for the Obsessed
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