03:49 - !J.O.O.E.! Overall I enjoyed it, despite glaring and numerous plot holes and being a too long. But I think it could have been better if it didn't want to be too many things and concentrated on just a few. Joon-ho Bong's The Host was a better
03:47 - Darth Satanious ...out of place on purpose. It is like everything, some may find that something works and some may not. Fucking traffic control in the Shoutbox,
03:45 - !J.O.O.E.! True, but Battle Royale felt clearly rooted in satire, so they got away with it.
03:43 - Darth Satanious I think they wanted to put an interesting character with her, and I believe they succeded. Her place in Snow reminds me of that chick in the instructional video of Battle Royale. A weird, kind of eccentric character that feels...
03:42 - !J.O.O.E.! Which is ironic because she was the best part of the film, but the one element which didn't belong.
03:40 - !J.O.O.E.! [SPOILERS] It's like on one hand, you have the serious and tragic tone of the film where babies were eaten etc, then on the other hand you have the caricatured, designed for humour character of Swinton. Not compatible imo.
The new Dragonhammer album The X Experiment is almost ready to be released via My Kingdom Music. It will see the light on December 2nd and distributed worldwide. The Italian power metallers also released an audio sample of the song "The End Of The World", featuring Roberto Tiranti's (Labyrinth) vocal performance, which can be heard now here.
It's time for you to listen to the new Stormlord album Hesperia which is now online streaming in full. Don't miss the chance to listen to the new album in advance. You can stream the symphonic black metallers' album at this location. This is the first concept album of their career and it's inspired by Aeneid, the Latin epic poem written by ancient Roman poet Virgil (Publius Vergilius Maro).
To celebrate Paradise Lost's legacy, a special compilation will be released this fall via Century Media Records also commemorating the band's 25th anniversary landmark. Entitled Tragic Illusion 25 (The Rarities), the release drops on October 21st in Europe (digitally on October 29th in North America) and features artwork by Parisian designer Valnoir (Watain, Morbid Angel, etc). Behold the cover art of Paradise Lost's upcoming release Tragic Illusion 25 (The Rarities) below.
Tales Of The Sands, the new upcoming album of Tunisian progressive metal band Myrath will be released in Europe in October through XIII Bis Records.
The album was engineered and produced by Kevin Codfert at X Fade Studio in Nanterre, France except for the orchestration, which has been recorded by Taher Guizani at GT Records Studio, in Sousse, Tunisia. The album was mixed at Fredrik Nordstrom Studio (Dimmu Borgir, In Flames) in Stockholm, Sweden and mastered by Jens Bogren (Symphony X) at Fascination Street Studios, in Orebro, Sweden.