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Release date: 4 May 2010
Style: Alternative metal

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7.9 | 182 votes

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15 want it


01. Diamond Eyes
02. Royal
03. CMND/CTRL
04. You've Seen The Butcher
05. Beauty School
06. Prince
07. Rocket Skates
08. Sextape
09. Risk
10. 976-EVIL
11. This Place Is Death

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Produced by Terry Date
Engineered by Scott Olson

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Uirapuru - 07.05.2010 at 20:38  
  The first song is horrible... I hated... worst first impression ever...

But the rest of the album is pretty good, nothing different from what we're used to
tricky - 08.05.2010 at 13:58  
Rating: 8 I agree...
Slyfang - 10.05.2010 at 01:13  
Rating: 6
Written by Uirapuru on 07.05.2010 at 20:38

The first song is horrible... I hated... worst first impression ever...

But the rest of the album is pretty good, nothing different from what we're used to


wtf? what's wrong with the first song? just as good as the rest of the album


anyway i think this album didn't surpass Saturday Night Wrist, but it's good nonetheless
Donnie Darko - 10.05.2010 at 04:21  
Rating: 7
Written by Slyfang on 10.05.2010 at 01:13

Written by Uirapuru on 07.05.2010 at 20:38

The first song is horrible... I hated... worst first impression ever...

But the rest of the album is pretty good, nothing different from what we're used to


wtf? what's wrong with the first song? just as good as the rest of the album


anyway i think this album didn't surpass Saturday Night Wrist, but it's good nonetheless



i agree with you "diamond eyes" is a great song pffff
Uirapuru - 10.05.2010 at 07:11  
 
Written by Donnie Darko on 10.05.2010 at 04:21



i agree with you "diamond eyes" is a great song pffff


Well, you give the album a 6 and yet you like the worst song in the album.

It is a typical/common/average/ordinary/habitual alternative (almost)emocore song... no power, no feeling, no memories left after hearing it... not the only bad song in this album, but the worst by far.

I guess the melodic side of Deftones, that used to atmospheric and hypnotizing, with bizarre alternative soundscapes (Deathblow??) is no more to be seen... At least their powerful passages still have some good quality of previous works.
Slyfang - 11.05.2010 at 00:42  
Rating: 6
Written by Uirapuru on 10.05.2010 at 07:11


It is a typical/common/average/ordinary/habitual alternative (almost)emocore song... no power, no feeling, no memories left after hearing it... not the only bad song in this album, but the worst by far.



forgive me but what you said here was complete gibberish

i think what you meant to say was that Diamond Eyes is the catchiest song on the album so we all have to dislike it like troo dark music troglodytes and somehow pretend that it has no power or feeling to it..
Uirapuru - 11.05.2010 at 04:41  
 
Written by Slyfang on 11.05.2010 at 00:42

Written by Uirapuru on 10.05.2010 at 07:11


It is a typical/common/average/ordinary/habitual alternative (almost)emocore song... no power, no feeling, no memories left after hearing it... not the only bad song in this album, but the worst by far.



forgive me but what you said here was complete gibberish

i think what you meant to say was that Diamond Eyes is the catchiest song on the album so we all have to dislike it like troo dark music troglodytes and somehow pretend that it has no power or feeling to it..


That's not what I wrote in any possible interpretation...

The ''Diamond Eyes'' song fails in every aspect imo: it fails in being powerful enough to cause an impression, and it even fails on the catchiness appeal (who usually turn out great on Deftones)... simply poor.

...''troo dark troglodytes''... cmon, that is just silly...
soadbyob - 11.05.2010 at 16:19  
  All right album, not amazing, not horrid, although a bit disappointed, but what can i say, deftones are getting old now...
Dangerboner - 11.05.2010 at 16:22  
Rating: 6 The fatter Chino gets, the less I like the Deftones :/
Donnie Darko - 15.05.2010 at 17:15  
Rating: 7
Written by Uirapuru on 10.05.2010 at 07:11

Written by Donnie Darko on 10.05.2010 at 04:21



i agree with you "diamond eyes" is a great song pffff


Well, you give the album a 6 and yet you like the worst song in the album.

It is a typical/common/average/ordinary/habitual alternative (almost)emocore song... no power, no feeling, no memories left after hearing it... not the only bad song in this album, but the worst by far.

I guess the melodic side of Deftones, that used to atmospheric and hypnotizing, with bizarre alternative soundscapes (Deathblow??) is no more to be seen... At least their powerful passages still have some good quality of previous works.



I gave this album a 6 because (writing in your terms) i feel this album as a typical/common/average/ordinary/habitual alternative album. Almost nothing new and interesting to listen in general. For me it sounds like a bside album compilation of their previous releases. Its the only album that i dont like so much from them.
Therapy? - 16.05.2010 at 00:48  
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ChibiDemigod - 04.06.2010 at 04:21  
Rating: 9 Royal is the best for me \m/
I_Die_Often - 03.07.2010 at 06:21  
Rating: 5 Liking this a little better than I thought, but not my favorite.
tea[m]ster - 03.07.2010 at 15:45  
Rating: 7 I am not a huge fan of the Deftones but I had to pick it up. At first listen it sounds a bit like a "heavier" Chevelle, which isn't a bad thing.
Necrodamus - 01.08.2010 at 12:11  
  Pretty good album. Deftones, along with System of a Down, are one of the few alternative/nu-metal bands that I can tolerate and enjoy listening to
!J.O.O.E.! - 10.09.2010 at 22:14  
Rating: 8 Well I like it.
BudDa - 01.11.2010 at 14:03  
Rating: 7 This album sounds..*gasps* surprisingly good
JD - 30.12.2010 at 02:13  
Rating: 8 Yeah kinda good album, am in love with this song "Diamond Eyes"
Kooldip - 09.03.2011 at 20:33  
Rating: 8 With the exception of 2 tracks (which will remain nameless) i really enjoyed this album and it's a huge improvement from the last one, huuuge improvement lol
godisdead - 12.03.2011 at 21:38  
Rating: 9 I thought this was a very good album with some very good tracks it was a lot better then most alt metal for me.
lord artan - 31.05.2011 at 11:30  
  Not my favorite
Theberzerker - 07.12.2011 at 09:11  
Rating: 10
Written by ChibiDemigod on 04.06.2010 at 04:21

Royal is the best for me \m/


NOw Royal becomes one of my favorite songs...!!!!!!!
musicalkaratekid - 13.07.2012 at 17:35  
Rating: 9 This album has such a dynamic atmosphere. The opening title track is short but sweet and 'Rocket Skates' is just mad.
I_Die_Often - 28.07.2012 at 05:51  
Rating: 5 ZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZz
Monolithic - 09.09.2012 at 13:56  
Rating: 8 I don't think it would become a classic album like "White Pony" but it is great.
squidrick420 - 02.02.2013 at 06:05  
Rating: 10 This is my favorite Deftons album for sure. Some people don't like it too much, but i can't find a flaw in a single song, and I have heard each song more times then i can probably count. I understand that some people do find flaws in it, but as for my take on the album, its perfect.
Alex Fenger - 18.04.2013 at 14:53  
Rating: 8 I actually really like this. Been listening to a lot of Deftones the past few days, which is something I never thought I would do...
infernaldeath87 - 26.05.2013 at 18:06  
Rating: 9 Just started to dig deeper into this band recently and I finally ordered this album from Amazon. I'm glad I did that because this record is nothing short of spectacular!
Metal|Bleed - 26.05.2013 at 22:24  
  This is one Deftones' greatest albums, second only to Around the Fur. and imo one of hard rock/metal's greatest releases in the past ten years. Every song on this album is breathtaking. Each song has its own style, emotion, energy and beauty. The tones, amidst adversity and sorrow managed to channel all that was going on in their life and translate it into Diamond Eyes. A remarkable feat and one worthy of the tag "classic". I absolutely love this band. They cant do wrong.

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