Coroner - Mental Vortex


8.7 | 314 votes |
Release date: 1991
Style: Technical thrash metal

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01. Divine Step (Conspectu Mortis)
02. Son Of Lilith
03. Semtex Revolution
04. Sirens
05. Metamorphosis
06. Pale Sister
07. About Life
08. I Want You (She's So Heavy) [The Beatles cover]

Top 20 albums of 1991: 4
Top 200 albums of all time: 183

Guest review by
K†ulu
Rating:
9.3
Coroner is one of those Thrash Metal bands that got disbanded in the early nineties as a result of the overall decline in the scene. However this similarity with other bands of the genre is probably the only one because no one played like Coroner. Of course, there were other bands labeled as Technical Thrash, but not one of them was as cool as them, especially concerning the technical side itself. When this trio play, nothing is static; the music flows with so many changes that it's impossible to get bored.

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published 10.03.2009 | Comments (30)

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27.06.2012 - 19:37
Rating: 9
musicalkaratekid
Classic album for it's time, and perhaps a shining example of Coroner's forward-thinking creativity.
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16.08.2012 - 21:37
Rating: 9
AndMetalForAll
kual21
The best album in Coroner's discography! Classic album...
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greets,
kual21
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05.06.2013 - 23:01
Illog1cal
Account deleted
My favourite Coroner album.
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05.06.2013 - 23:33
Rating: 10
Vasil de Shumen
tolerant
"I Want You (She's So Heavy)" is the best cover song I ever heard ... obsessively hypnotic, brilliant arrangement
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20.08.2018 - 21:36
Rating: 7
Redel
I find this rather lame when compared to their three earlier albums, almost mediocre.
Son of Lilith slightly standing out, Pale sister also memorable. The rest... just doesnt reach me I guess.
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14.09.2019 - 03:09
Rating: 10
Metal Rambo
On Mental Vortex Coroner simplified their style a little, but it's still nearly as good as the previous one, although after the riff tsunami of No More Color this might feel a bit tame at first, but trust me: it WILL eventually blow you away once you really get into it. Also, this time they actually fixed the sound.
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Frankly, my dear, I don't give a damn.
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26.01.2020 - 17:14
Bad English
Tage Westerlund
Written by Metal Rambo on 14.09.2019 at 03:09

On Mental Vortex Coroner simplified their style a little, but it's still nearly as good as the previous one, although after the riff tsunami of No More Color this might feel a bit tame at first, but trust me: it WILL eventually blow you away once you really get into it. Also, this time they actually fixed the sound.


Its good and I think they stopped in right time, because maybe 6th album would be hmmm pre djent album who knows,
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I better die, because I never will learn speek english, so I choose dieing
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