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mattisr1984 last won the day on November 1 2012

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  1. mattisr1984

    PO: Zao - The Funeral of God (5/3)

    couldnt hurt. id buy fear if somebody else did it too. something just feels off about this whole thing though because that ETID - hot damn! repress sold out entirely and then creep put up a 2nd pressing which you can order now based on what i can tell. not only did those pressings go up for preorder well after the zao preorders but it looks like both of those pressings are all tentatively shipping in january. ill reserve full judgment till then, but like i said, if those releases go off without a hitch then id say tragic hero has a lot of questions to answer. for reference: http://creep-records-store.shoplightspeed.com/every-time-i-die-hot-damn-white-with-red-starburst.html " (P) & © 2003 & 2018 Atlantic Recording Corporation. Produced under license from Atlantic Recording Corporation. Manufactured by Rhino Entertainment Company, a Warner Music Group Company. All Rights Reserved. Marketed by Creep Records. " ferret music as a whole was absorbed by warner music group, so this should be the same licensor that tragic hero claims is "the problem."
  2. mattisr1984

    PO: Zao - The Funeral of God (5/3)

    at this point, the $30 is whatever but tragic hero is a fuckin' joke on all fronts and ill never order another record directly from them again (based on their active roster on their website, i think its safe to say that wont be a problem). ill be curious to see if the creep records repress of ETID - Hot Damn! goes off without a hitch because that was also a ferret release, and assuming that they don't have any problems, ill be inclined to believe that this is more to do with tragic hero being the joke i currently think they are rather than issues related to the licensor.
  3. mattisr1984

    Waxwork Records Thread

    i got my copy of the burbs 2xlp yesterday and it sounds amazing. easily one of my all time favorite movie scores.
  4. Yes, this record rules. Will probably be in my top 3 of the year.
  5. mattisr1984

    System of a Down Re/Pressings

    It should have been and probably was. However, whether those files were retained after all these years is clearly another question. Other people are seriously that stupid though. I see stuff all the time that looks like complete shit. To cite an example with a record:a few years ago, hot topic had a pressing of thrice - the artist in the ambulance that looked absolutely horrible. I mean, a million times worse than these do. You would think they wouldn't pass a project off to somebody who doesn't know what they're doing but it legitimately looks like they give these layout projects to interns who have little to no design experience. And even then, you would think they would proof the jackets before they start on the whole production run but they clearly don't. So, probably a pretty good sign that the files were lost or they pulled the wrong ones because they don't know any different. Just flat out sloppy work done by someone who is probably not a graphic designer (I'd hope not, anyway). It's cool that these records were done but yeah, the artwork is a letdown and probably a combination of inexperience and lack of original files on hand.
  6. mattisr1984

    System of a Down Re/Pressings

    as someone that does a lot of design work as part of his job, id like to believe that nobody could fuck these kind of things up but it happens. the artwork for the original pressing of toxicity looked fine if i recall correctly (dont own it anymore) so proper art files had to exist at some point. as for the rest of these pressings - all the other cover art is pixelated as well. that said, these records pretty much all came out in an era though when vinyl wasnt a thing most people cared about so the art may have also never been properly designed for an lp cover. hard to say what the standard was back then.
  7. mattisr1984

    PO: Zao - The Funeral of God (5/3)

    ... that doesnt sound promising.
  8. going tonight and this will be my first time ever seeing NIN. broken in full is fucking awesome. now if only "somewhat damaged" was added...
  9. mattisr1984

    [PO] Thrice - Palms (9/14/2018)

    I would have loved it if thrice would have headed in the direction of the earth will shake / hold fast hope / the messenger / etc. Rather than what they've done with the last few records but I dont hate any of their later albums either including this one.
  10. clear w/ shard copies of axe to fall don't even sell for anywhere near that price (and thats a better album + cooler looking record). that record will sit on discogs forever.
  11. mattisr1984

    [PO] Thrice - Palms (9/14/2018)

    i actually think that track is way better than the grey.
  12. mattisr1984

    PO NOW: Hopesfall - Arbiter

    Got my yellow copy today. Still pretty certain this will be my favorite album of the year.
  13. mattisr1984

    [PO] Nothing - Dance On the Blacktop

    noticed this too - though, im not really in love with either of these new tracks anyway.
  14. mattisr1984

    [PO] Thrice - Palms (9/14/2018)

    taking a chance on the black/grey. hope the rest of the record is better than the new song.
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