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Review: Monumentor - Medusa's Throne
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Medusa's Throne

Label: High Roller Records
Year released: 2012
Duration: 17:26
Tracks: 4
Genre: Heavy/Thrash

Rating: 3/5

Review online: March 18, 2012
Reviewed by: MetalMike
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Medusa's Throne

Rated 3.5/5 (70%) (2 Votes)
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Monumentor's 2012 EP Medusa's Throne seems to be going for an early 80s, proto-Thrash style of Metal, with a nod to the NWOBHM. Half-shouted, half-sung vocals, simple riffs and tinny drums bring to mind the initial works of bands like Venom, Angel Witch and even Celtic Frost. I'm usually a sucker for all things 80s but the songs are plain and derivative, bringing nothing new to the table. If you are a fan of the old Neat Records muddy, under-produced sound you might like Medusa's Throne, otherwise there's not much here of interest.

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