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REVIEW | “Hunter Gatherer” by Avatar

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The guys review the latest album by Avatar, Hunter Gatherer, released 8/7/20.

This week we had the pleasure of reviewing the latest by Avatar. The band is easily one of the most unique that metal has to offer. We discuss how dynamic the band is quite frequently during our review. This particular album will keep you on your toes, in a good way. Enjoy the review!

Below you can see our talking points for the week:

Talking Points

  • Introduction 
  • Aesthetic of the band 
  • Dynamics of the band 
  • Album flow 
  • Contemporaries/Past comparance 
    • Ghost, Alice Cooper, Kiss 
  • Lyrics – vague – could be viewed as a weak point 
  • Song structure – standard 
  • Songs that killed 
    • Colossus 
    • Wormhole 
    • Justice 
    • A Secret Door 
    • Gun 
  • Songs that we thought may have detracted from the album
  • Overall Rating – 87%

Watch us chat about all this and more by checking out the episode!

Avatar is:

  • Jonas “Kungen” Jarlsby – guitars
  • John Alfredsson – drums
  • Johannes Eckerström – vocals
  • Henrik Sandelin – bass, backing vocals
  • Tim Öhrström – guitars, backing vocals

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Horns high,
Michael & Ty

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