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Shovel Headed Kill Machine
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Label: Nuclear Blast
Catalog Number: 1376-2
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Gary Holt guitar|
Jack Gibson bass
Rob Dukes vocals
Lee Altus guitar
Paul Bostaph drums
|1. ||Raze ||4:16|
|2. ||Deathamphetamine ||8:30|
|3. ||Karma's Messenger ||4:13|
|4. ||Shudder to Think ||4:48|
|5. ||I Am Abomination ||3:25|
|6. ||Altered Boy ||7:36|
|7. ||Going Going Gone ||4:58|
|8. ||Now Thy Death Day Come ||5:11|
|9. ||.44 Magnum Opus ||6:56|
|10. ||Shovel Headed Kill Machine ||2:57|
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|Total Running Time:|| 52:50|
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Existing comments about this CD
||Date: December 1, 2005 at 12:43|
|Real thrash metal is still alive and well, as is proven by this CD. Souza is replaced by new vocalist Rob Dukes, who has less of that snake-like hiss that Souza was known for, but is still a competant thrash vocalist. If there is one line on this album that best describes the lyrics, its "Revel and rejoice in unbridled demolition" from "Raze."
||Date: March 8, 2006 at 16:19|
|Leave it to freaking' Gary Holt to recruit fellow bay area bashers-Lee Altus(ex-Heathen) and Paul Bostaph(ex-Forbidden,ex-Slayer)to join his band-That was a very nice move! Rob Dukes angry vox compliment the band well(probably the next best thing to having Zet or Baloff fronting them)."Raze","Going Going Gone" and "Shkm" absolutely leave no doubt to whether "Exodus" were and still are the premier thrash metal band period
|From: rick kerch vzla
||Date: September 13, 2014 at 21:28|
|Brutal album with Mr Dukes doing really powerful vocals in here ...tracks 1,2,3,6,7 & 9 are in my book...85/100
|From: Doghouse Reilly
||Date: September 15, 2014 at 13:09|
|Being a huge fan of Steve Souza's voice, I was very skeptical of this release. The band did a tour with the singer of Skinlab (if I recall) before settling on Rob Dukes, who was Gary Holt's guitar tech, and who had never sung in a band before. (Kinda reminds me of the story Dave Mustaine told in his book, about how he found out just before showtime that his new drummer, Shawn Drover, had never played a live gig before). Anyway, I was pleasantly surprised with Shovel Headed Kill Machine. It's true Dukes is kind of a generic shouter, but he doesn't detract from the songs at all, and lends them an appropriately brutal feel. The riffs are just NASTY, alll the way through, and while several songs are quite long, "Deathamphetamine," for example, never feels like it's eight and a half minutes long. It's my favorite song, along with all the first half, "Going Going Gone" and the title track.
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