Originally Posted by Tutin
Bleh. I see what people mean about the musicality, I recognise that these are good catchy, well written songs. But for me this is not the sound/attitude I enjoyed from Slipknot in the first place. The newer songs seem to be angry in a different way; kind of emo, and pretty soppy. Whereas the old stuff was very much a cry out at everything that could get someone down given the lifestyle some of the guys had lead.
Each to his own though, Stonesour FTW.
Ah. I love their new album.Lyrics don't really bother me, I've never gave a rats rear end about lyrics. I listen to the music.
It's good to see someone NOT a Slipknot hater.
But, check out bands like Trivium and Shadows Fall, very very good bands.