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Where to start with Electric Wizard?

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Jul 5, 2009 5:05 PM ET #1 (permalink)

So I've been anticipating getting these forums up just so I could ask what's the best one or two albums to start with for Electric Wizard? I've heard Cynic's raves about them for years and just this weekend finally stumbled across some streams of them and like what I heard. But with so many albums out, which ones are the best and recommended to start with? Are there any that are not worth getting? Thanks in advance.

Jul 5, 2009 9:41 PM ET #2 (permalink)

Haha - I know this probably wasn't aimed at me but I'll add that most people prefer "Dopethrone". Funny actually because my flatmate (typical indie/punk/experimental kid) really digs Electric Wizard. Me, I prefer "Come My Fanatics...", the song "Return Trip" is worth it alone. Anyone else got thoughts?

Jul 5, 2009 10:02 PM ET #3 (permalink)

Yeah, comments on Amazon seemed to point to Dopethrone being a good one. It's good to hear from someone I know though. Thanks.

Jul 5, 2009 11:48 PM ET #4 (permalink)

Dopethrone was the album that got me into them. It's all good though :P

Jul 6, 2009 8:25 AM ET #5 (permalink)

Oh, does anyone have the remasters? Are they good/better than the originals or have issues like some remasters?

Jul 6, 2009 10:33 AM ET #6 (permalink)

"Dopethrone" was the album that got me into them as well, but I don't personally think you can go wrong with any of Electric Wizard's releases.

Aug 2, 2009 5:12 PM ET #7 (permalink)

Come My Fanatics, Dopethrone

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