Countdown to Extinction

Megadeth - Countdown to Extinction
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Based on 5 reviews
1992 Ratings: #14 / 14
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Based on 50 ratings
1992 Ratings: #32
July 6, 1992 / Release Date
LP / Format
Capitol / Label
Thrash Metal, Metal / Genres
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gas_souza
81
Skin o' My Teeth - 80
Symphony of Destruction - 85
Architecture of Aggression - 85
Foreclosure of a Dream - 85
Sweating Bullets - 90
This Was My Life - 75
Countdown to Extinction - 80
High Speed Dirt - 80
Psychotron - 75
Captive Honour - 75
Ashes in Your Mouth - 80

Destaques: Foreclosure of a Dream, Skin o' My Teeth, Sweating Bullets e Architecture of Aggression
Silver
80
While the raw power thrash metal from the first records and the shred-o-matic solos (mixed with crazy song structures) are gone, this album stands strong in Megadeth's discography. Though it sees the band pursuing a more mainstream appeal, it doesn't totally lose its touch and feels like a rather smooth transition into this new sound they where delving into. Vocal-wise Dave's vocals are strong and show some range at points but are also kinda unbearable like on the chorus for the humongous ... read more
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END OF YEAR LISTS

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#33/Rolling Stone (Metal)

Track List

  1. Skin o' My Teeth
  2. Symphony of Destruction
  3. Architecture of Aggression
  4. Foreclosure of a Dream
  5. Sweating Bullets
  6. This Was My Life
  7. Countdown to Extinction
  8. High Speed Dirt
  9. Psychotron
  10. Captive Honour
  11. Ashes in Your Mouth  
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