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The Gates of Slumber?

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Oct 24, 2009 11:30 AM ET #1 (permalink)

Everyone (other websites, magazines, boards, etc) has been all over The Gates of Slumber. But I just don't hear it. I reviewed their new album for MU, and it just sounds like some run of the mill Sabbath-esque doom. Am I missing anything?

Oct 24, 2009 11:55 AM ET #2 (permalink)

I think it all depends on how high you hold originality. I think they're good, but are they original? Of course not.

Oct 25, 2009 11:16 PM ET #3 (permalink)

As long as the niche doesn't get too crowded, I'm quite happy with more "run of the mill Sabbath-esque doom" :-) It could definitely get old fast if too many bands jumped on that bandwagon, however.

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