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Death Metal : Satanic Hell Noise or Just Dull as Hell???

To: alt.satanism
From: (IX Corp.)
Subject: Re: Death Metal : Satanic Hell Noise or Just Dull as Hell???
Date: 2 Feb 1999 22:51:43 GMT

In article <>,
RMerciless  wrote:
>So, thumbing through the magazine rack at Tower records I come across "Pit"
>magazine that includes a compliation CD and I figure that for $5 I can get a
>cheap intor to the genre'
>But it sucked.  It was 15-20 songs by 15-20 different band and they all sounded
>exactly the same.  The interviewed bands even emphasized their loyalty to "the
>sound." In fact, it sounded to me like if you here one noise-filled Death Metal
>song with scream-til-you-hiss lyrics, then you have pretty much heard them all.

Apparently there is a difference between Black metal and Death Metal.
Black Metal is the more Satanic stuff that prompted church burnings in
Scandinavia. Read 'Lords of Chaos' by Michael Moynihan for all the
details on this.

>So I am wondering if others on alt.satanism can clue me into something I might
>be missing here.  Maybe Death Metal is best experienced rather than heard.  But
>it definitely bored me to listen to it.
>Your thoughts on the offical musical genre' of Satan?

I listed to Venom, Death and Slayer as a yute (proto Black/Death metal).
Some of the newer stuff is OK, but it ain't really my style these days.
I prefer Death in June, Dissecting Table and traditional Taiko drumming as
my angry music of choice.
There's lots of ambient stuff these days which is much spookier than any
of the campy spook done by the metalheads. Lull, Lustmord, Archon Satani
and Poison Gas Research, for example.

"The mind is its own place, and in it self can make a Heav'n of Hell, a
Hell of Heav'n."    -Milton, Paradise Lost         

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