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Release date: 15 November 2010
Style: Death metal


7.7 | 76 votes


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01. Genesis
02. Lux Aeterna
03. Erebos
04. Quintessence Of Higher Suffering
05. Trinity Moons
06. Hero Cults
07. Transsubstance
08. Hexagony
09. Wrists
10. Luminous Horizon

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Oh, Hate, why oh why are you so boring?

Compared to their previous Listenable offering, Morphosis, Hate have largely dropped the Zyklon/Behemoth cold black metal elements in favor of a more generic death metal sound. Erebos is also a significantly slower album than Morphosis, with the band sometimes exploring unusual riffs ("Quintessence Of Higher Suffering"), breakdowns and some odd time-signatures, as well as Bolt Thrower-esque buildups in songs such as "Erebos". Unfortunately, these examples of a slightly more left-field approach to death metal are probably the sole interesting thing about this album. Hate is more than happy playing completely generically ("Hero Cults", "Hexagony" etc.) for the rest of the duration of this record and this is obviously one of the reasons why Erebos is such a boring album. With this said, it is definitely not the biggest reason.

published 03.11.2010 | Comments (6)

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Tatras - 16.11.2010 at 13:01  
Rating: 7 Wtf??!! this is enormous album!!
Samer daniels - 17.11.2010 at 19:58  
Rating: 10 Awesooooooooooooooooooooome \m/
Marcel Hubregtse - 17.11.2010 at 21:17  
  Boooooooooooooooooooooooring, wannabee currentday behemoth.
InfernoxDeath - 20.11.2010 at 23:24  
Rating: 2 Hate used to be a death metal band.
Behemoth used to be a black metal band.
Now Hate rips behemoth as a blackened death metal band.

This album is just like listening to another record of behemoth. Just less interesting
PsarenWintersun - 21.11.2010 at 11:41  
Rating: 4 Sorry but the new album was boring
morphosis was better
Koen Smits - 22.11.2010 at 20:14  
  I like it, generic or not!
SATANSCHAMBER666 - 27.11.2010 at 02:32  
  Cant wait to hear this one
Kass - 18.12.2010 at 14:52  
Rating: 8 Maybe slow album but NOT boring!

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