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#1 Chris7

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Posted 07 July 2013 - 07:29 PM

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#2 lamberson

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Posted 07 July 2013 - 08:28 PM

I was excited when FTT disbanded that it was because Toryn was going to sing for a band backed by a label. However this band sucked. I just hope Toryn gets to write his own lyrics, and doesn't try to follow in the same shitty main stream garbage they are used to pooping out.



#3 Koldes

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Posted 07 July 2013 - 08:52 PM

Similar to what Chrissy said - I'm interested to see where this band goes.

 

I think it'll be a surprise album of the year, or it'll be MDD 2.0 garbage. I don't see a lot of middle ground.

 

I enjoyed around 50% of 'Damage' enough, and like Toryn enough, to see what this is like.


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#4 Chris7

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Posted 07 July 2013 - 08:54 PM

I was excited when FTT disbanded that it was because Toryn was going to sing for a band backed by a label. However this band sucked. I just hope Toryn gets to write his own lyrics, and doesn't try to follow in the same shitty main stream garbage they are used to pooping out.

I like how you are shitting on it before even hearing it. 

 

Damage was mainstream garbage molded by the record label. The original emphatic, the old underground omaha emphatic, was never like that.

 

From what I hear, there aren't going to be stuff like Bounce on this album.


My Top Albums of 2015

1. 10 Years "From Birth to Burial 2. Periphery "Juggernaut: Alpha/Omega" 3. Screaming For Silence "Screaming For Silence" 4. Papa Roach "F.E.A.R." 5. Sons of Texas "Baptized in the Rio Grande"



My Top Albums of 2014

1. Slipknot ".5: The Grey Chapter" 2. Chevelle "La Gargola" 3. Linkin Park "The Hunting Party" 4. ††† (Crosses) "Crosses" 5.Islander "Violence & Destruction "


#5 Koldes

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Posted 07 July 2013 - 09:02 PM

I like how you are shitting on it before even hearing it. 
 
Damage was mainstream garbage molded by the record label. The original emphatic, the old underground omaha emphatic, was never like that.
 
From what I hear, there aren't going to be stuff like Bounce on this album.

That's why I'm keeping my mind open. It might be garbage, but, it might be a gem. I think they have the potential and all the tools. It'll really just be what they do with those tools.
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#6 Andrew

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Posted 07 July 2013 - 09:56 PM

Emphatic had some really great cuts pre-Damage, and with Toryn at the helm, I'm pretty excited for this one.

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Posted 07 July 2013 - 10:32 PM

I like how you are shitting on it before even hearing it.

Damage was mainstream garbage molded by the record label. The original emphatic, the old underground omaha emphatic, was never like that.

From what I hear, there aren't going to be stuff like Bounce on this album.

reread what I wrote. At no point did I shit on them without hearing anything yet. I bashed the garbage they shoved out pre toryn. Everything he's involved in I've loved, but with this bands track record and a label involved it could influence toryn to try and write like they did before.

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Posted 07 July 2013 - 10:35 PM

Loved the acoustic video of Toryn singing Put Down the Drink. Can't wait to hear the first song they release.



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Posted 07 July 2013 - 10:41 PM

At this point it's not even emphatic. All but one member is new. This newer version of this band will blow the old one away, no question. Since toryn joined this has actually been my most anticipated album. Outside of kopek.

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Posted 07 July 2013 - 10:42 PM

Idk much of their music, but the singles off their last record were brutally bad I thought.

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Posted 07 July 2013 - 10:43 PM



#12 Koldes

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Posted 07 July 2013 - 10:48 PM

It's pretty straight forward radio rock, so I don't think you'll dig it too much, Jamie, but, my favorite by far is "Don't Forget About Me'. I actually used this song a bit, among others, last year recovering over a girl. Helped a bit.


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#13 Chris7

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Posted 07 July 2013 - 11:00 PM

Idk much of their music, but the singles off their last record were brutally bad I thought.

 

"Damage" had original singer Patrick Wilson on vocals. But now they have Toryn Green singing.

 

 

 

Also, this was the original underground Emphatic, that used to play sell out shows at some of best hole in the wall bars in Omaha. Now when they come to town, it's large venues...and honestly it's really not the same. i will always support them though. And the new stuff with Toryn is going to be great.

 

 


My Top Albums of 2015

1. 10 Years "From Birth to Burial 2. Periphery "Juggernaut: Alpha/Omega" 3. Screaming For Silence "Screaming For Silence" 4. Papa Roach "F.E.A.R." 5. Sons of Texas "Baptized in the Rio Grande"



My Top Albums of 2014

1. Slipknot ".5: The Grey Chapter" 2. Chevelle "La Gargola" 3. Linkin Park "The Hunting Party" 4. ††† (Crosses) "Crosses" 5.Islander "Violence & Destruction "


#14 Jamie

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Posted 07 July 2013 - 11:11 PM

I didn't particularly like Fuel with Toryn, but I think that had more to do with Carl's songwriting not being up to the standard that it was with Brett in the band. That song Koldes posted still isn't my thing, but I like it way more than "Bounce" and "Get Paid", and the main arpeggiated guitar part is pretty nice, kinda like something Ra would do.



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Posted 10 July 2013 - 12:31 PM

Gotta say I'll at least check this out. Made me wanna go back and listen to 'Damage'.

The new album cover looks sick:
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2015 AOTY Rankings:
Imagine Dragons - ‘Smoke + Mirrors’ || 10 Years - ‘From Birth to Burial’ || Dance Gavin Dance - ‘Instant Gratification’ || Twenty One Pilots - ‘Blurryface’ || Emery - ‘You Were Never Alone’
 
Pending Contenders/Most Anticipated:
Breaking Benjamin - 'Dark Before Dawn' || Young Guns - 'Ones and Zeroes'  || Aranda - 'Not the Same' || 
Bullet For My Valentine - 'Venom' || Chevelle - Untitled 8th Studio Album || Deftones - Untitled 8th Studio Album || Spoken - Untitled 8th Studio Album || Filter - Untitled 7th Studio Album || The Offspring - Untitled 10th Studio Album || A Skylit Drive - Untitled 5th Studio Album

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#16 NinjaNick101

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Posted 10 July 2013 - 12:42 PM

This could be an upgrade from their predecessor.


2015 Album count: 30

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#17 Chris7

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Posted 12 July 2013 - 06:26 PM

I'll admit, pretty "blah" for me.

 

 

 


My Top Albums of 2015

1. 10 Years "From Birth to Burial 2. Periphery "Juggernaut: Alpha/Omega" 3. Screaming For Silence "Screaming For Silence" 4. Papa Roach "F.E.A.R." 5. Sons of Texas "Baptized in the Rio Grande"



My Top Albums of 2014

1. Slipknot ".5: The Grey Chapter" 2. Chevelle "La Gargola" 3. Linkin Park "The Hunting Party" 4. ††† (Crosses) "Crosses" 5.Islander "Violence & Destruction "


#18 Andrew

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Posted 12 July 2013 - 08:52 PM

Hm. Well, it's better than "Bounce."

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#19 lamberson

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Posted 12 July 2013 - 10:13 PM

That was ok, but not too great.



#20 ChosenOne

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Posted 12 July 2013 - 10:43 PM

Well, I liked that song. This should be a good album based on that sample.






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