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Discussion in 'Miscellaneous [BG]' started by Nickthebassist, Mar 29, 2005.


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  1. Meshuggah were heavier than Slipknot? I'm sure they did. Well I got some Meshuggah and I'm dissappointed. No where near as heavy. Same goes for Decapitated. It's good stuff, but it's no where near as heavy as slipknot.
     
  2. Nadav

    Nadav

    Nov 13, 2004
    Atlanta, GA
    Slipknot?
    If you're looking for heavy, how about you check out some real death metal?

    I'd recommend you start with the album Resurrection Through Carnage by Bloodbath.
     
  3. regardless of how heavy the other bands are... slipknot still suck. :p ;)
     
  4. fozzy

    fozzy

    Jun 21, 2001
    Riga, Latvia, EU
  5. Perhpas I have a different idea of what heavy is. A lot of these bands play really fast and have good riffs, but the bass isn't as in your face if you get me. Slipknot have a very bass heavy sound, so perhaps that's why i feel their heavier?
     
  6. Toasted

    Toasted

    May 26, 2003
    Leeds, UK
    Converge nick. Converge.
     
  7. Adam Barkley

    Adam Barkley Mayday!

    Aug 26, 2003
    Jackson, MS
    Just stop. You were halfway believeable when you had your first fifty-or-so musical epiphanies; now it's just tired.
     
  8. Welcome to the Wonderful World of Subjectivity!!! Stay tuned for further details!!!!


    Mike
     
  9. xshawnxearthx

    xshawnxearthx

    Aug 23, 2004
    new jersey
    meshuggah is way heavier and way better then slipknot.


    if you want something good.


    converge: petitioning the empty sky.
     
  10. bassmonkeee

    bassmonkeee Supporting Member

    Sep 13, 2000
    Decatur, GA
  11. Brendan

    Brendan

    Jun 18, 2000
    Austin, TX
    I tried before, but you keep ignoring my suggestions for better bands. Not that you've been paying attention to reality in the first place.

    Cryptopsy
    Origin
    Nile
    Black Dahlia Murder
    Suffocation
    Ion Dissonance
    High On Fire
    Strapping Young Lad
    Nasum
    The Amenta.
    Dillinger, for chrissake. Calculating Infinity already had your children.
    Carcass
    Watch Them Die
    Psycroptic
    Pig Destroyer
    Cattle Decapitation.

    ...I can keep going. Point is. Here. Follow this little white Rabbit:

    http://www.users.bigpond.com/LORDLEHN/theamenta-erebus.mp3

    The Amenta - Erebus. If, for some reason you think they're not as heavy as Slipknot, well, remember, it's down the street, not across the road.
     
  12. Jay

    Jay

    Oct 19, 2000
    Bidwell, OH
    I've got turds heavier than Slipknot, and I'm a vegetarian.
     
  13. Brendan

    Brendan

    Jun 18, 2000
    Austin, TX
  14. Josh Ryan

    Josh Ryan - that dog won't hunt, Monsignor. Staff Member Supporting Member

    Mar 24, 2001
    YES!!!!


    :bassist: :bassist:
     
  15. Josh Ryan

    Josh Ryan - that dog won't hunt, Monsignor. Staff Member Supporting Member

    Mar 24, 2001
    Yep, what he ^ said.
     
  16. Brendan

    Brendan

    Jun 18, 2000
    Austin, TX
    Batting .999, eh, Bliss?
     
  17. bah!
    slipknot is just a cheap mushroomhead ripoff!

    haha that should get someone angry...

    no i say that heavyness is pretty subjective...everybody has their opinion.
     
  18. Brendan

    Brendan

    Jun 18, 2000
    Austin, TX
    1- They're both just GWARing up the place.

    2- Yes and no. Claiming say, Nasum is heavier than Pig Destroyer might be opinion, but claiming that Slipknot is heavier than everything else in the world (which, yes, Nick has claimed), fails to take into acount truely shocking amounts of actual bands in general and reality in specific.
     
  19. NILE?! That's just guitar wankery that is riffless, and not really very good at all. The bassist has a nice bass though ;)
     



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