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Eagle Twin / Feather Tipped The Serpent's Scale, The
Album:Feather Tipped The Serpent's Scale, The Collection:General
Artist:Eagle Twin Added:Feb 2013
Label:Southern Lord Recordings 

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Add Date:2013-03-16 Pull Date:2013-05-19 Charts:Loud
Week Ending:May 19May 5Apr 28Apr 21Apr 14

 Recent Airplay
1.May 16, 2013:Catharsis: Bobby Joe Ebola edition
Hornsnakehorns / It Came To Pass The Snakes Became Mighty Antlers
4.Apr 25, 2013:Catharsis
Ballad Of Job Cain (Pts I & Ii)
2.May 04, 2013:The Base of A Dream is Empty
Hornsnakehorns / It Came To Pass The Snakes Became Mighty Antlers
5.Apr 20, 2013:The Base of A Dream is Empty
Snake Hymn
3.Apr 27, 2013:The Base of A Dream is Empty
Epilogue: Crow's Theology
6.Apr 13, 2013:The Base of A Dream Is Empty
Ballad Of Job Cain (Pts I & Ii)

Album Review
Reviewed 2013-02-19 
Evil, crushing doom metal. I first heard Eagle Twin on Cy Thoth’s show on KFJC, and holy balls do they kick ass. This duo from SLC proves that doom is the only genre that really matters, with sick sludgy riffs and a malevolent drone atmosphere that make this a must-hear for fans of Ramesses, early Cathedral, or Reverend Bizarre; but honestly, they’re in a league of their own. Occasionally they pick up the pace and throw in some Melvins influence with nasty syncopated grooves, but it’s all slow, downtuned, heavy despair. Play often and play loud! FCC clean, though vocals are perfectly discernible.

1. (18:50)** Long, epic, badass—riffs gradually develop into massive skullcrushing destruction concertos, almost catchy with bluesy tritones at times. Evil satanic chanting vocals and bombastic drums carry this through lots of different parts.
2. (9:33) slowww, despairing, relentless march to hades
3. (11:32)** crawling apocalyptic riffs utterly destroy everything; great harmonies, a galloping second half with sick lead guitar
4. (6:30)* evil slowly emerges from mellow riffs, crescendos into huge crushing doom with some Iommi-esque leads, finishes with a SICK headbangin’ gallop
5. (6:17) droning riffs and chanting, eventually a marching pace builds into a steady groove
6. (16:06) bonus live track starts with several minutes of drone that gives way to a crushing Melvins-esque dirge; fantastic riffs, great pummeling drums

Track Listing
1.Ballad Of Job Cain (Pts I & Ii) 4.Hornsnakehorns / It Came To Pass The Snakes Became Mighty Antlers
2.Lorca (Adan) 5.Epilogue: Crow's Theology
3.Snake Hymn 6.Ghosts Of Eden (Live)