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Akuma No Uta

Boris - Akuma No Uta
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Based on 227 ratings
2003 Ratings: #17
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Not what I expected from Nick Drake. Let's not fool ourselves, this is a completely different album than Pink Moon, which was practically purely acoustic. Here we have a strong hit from the very beginning. The lyrics are even harder to understand than in Pink Moon but this is probably because the loud music drowns them out. Anyway, I think that this style suits him very well. It’s a great album!!
Many people don't understand but Stoner Metal actually started in 1971, this album was so ahead of its time that most people consider stoner metal beginning in early 90's with bands like Sleep, Kyuss and Clutch etc. But me an intellectual know it started in 1971. Wait, am i high as fuck why does Nick Drake's acoustic guitar have 2 necks, this some strong draw.

Okay, obvious jokes aside, Akuma No Uta, is nice packed and dense metal record by the legendary band, Boris and stands as one of their ... read more
perfect music for cleaning your room at 2 in the morning
Nick really popped off on this one, didn't think he had it in him tbh
what the fuc was I on when I gave this a 7
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