Slayer vs Anthrax



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Who is better Slayer or Anthrax

Slayer
40
Anthrax
14
Both the same
6
Niether
4

Total votes: 64
14.12.2011 - 21:05
metalheadpunk
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There have been so many arguments and things about who is better between Megadeth and Metallica, but what about the other two bands in the big four? Sure they dont have a long time feud or anything like that, but who do you think is better and why?
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14.12.2011 - 21:28
Angelic Storm
Melodious
I think Slayer have been more consistent over the course of their career, than Anthrax have, in terms of quality output. Also, despite the fact that I really like "Worship Music", the conduct of Scott and Charlie has soured me a bit to the band.
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14.12.2011 - 21:58
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Masterchief
I vote neither because I like only one Slayer album ''Seasons'' = old early and same Anthrax , those 2 big 4 bands never realy worked in my case ....
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14.12.2011 - 23:38
BitterCOld
Gringo
This is perhaps the most useless poll on Metalstorm... i think it's clearly a foregone conclusion, Slayer will win with about 95% of the vote.

And in the irony of ironies, the OP spelled "Neither" incorrectly in the options and K7 spelled it correctly in his response.
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14.12.2011 - 23:54
Troy Killjoy
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If Slayer doesn't win this poll I'll shave my [you decide].
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15.12.2011 - 00:32
metalheadpunk
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Written by BitterCOld on 14.12.2011 at 23:38

This is perhaps the most useless poll on Metalstorm... i think it's clearly a foregone conclusion, Slayer will win with about 95% of the vote.

And in the irony of ironies, the OP spelled "Neither" incorrectly in the options and K7 spelled it correctly in his response.


My bad but, i dont think it really matters now does it. And sure it may be pointless to you but might not be to others.
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15.12.2011 - 00:58
BitterCOld
Gringo
Written by Guest on 15.12.2011 at 00:32

And sure it may be pointless to you but might not be to others.


this is the epitome of pointless.

what next? maybe Opeth against that shitty garage band down the street?
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15.12.2011 - 05:39
Boxcar Willy
yr a kook
Lol first vote for anthrax, just becuase i want troy to shave his greaser stache.
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16.12.2011 - 06:59
listmor
How about this for a thought. If the best Anthrax track is better than the best Slayer track then perhaps you should vote for Anthrax. On that level of thought Anthrax would be better.

To say one is better than the other without a focal point is difficult because what factors are you weighting your decision on.

I didn't vote, so my dribble won't affect anyone.
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16.12.2011 - 07:02
Troy Killjoy
perfunctionist
If it's best song vs best song I'd still vote for Slayer.
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16.12.2011 - 07:23
Cynic Metalhead
Atrocious Virgin
Written by BitterCOld on 15.12.2011 at 00:58

Written by Guest on 15.12.2011 at 00:32

And sure it may be pointless to you but might not be to others.



maybe Opeth against that shitty garage band down the street?


Or may be any garage band down the streets against shitty Opeth?
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16.12.2011 - 07:34
Cynic Metalhead
Atrocious Virgin
Ahh...comparisons again and this time Slayer v/s Anthrax...is just equivalent to Metal v/s Jazz's kinda streams crappy polls discussions. Now its been created and I am already till here..so I'll like to bring the shaving notification to all of you that BOTH ARE FUCKING GREAT NO MATTER WHAT.

Thanks
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16.12.2011 - 08:01
Angelic Storm
Melodious
Written by listmor on 16.12.2011 at 06:59

How about this for a thought. If the best Anthrax track is better than the best Slayer track then perhaps you should vote for Anthrax. On that level of thought Anthrax would be better.

To say one is better than the other without a focal point is difficult because what factors are you weighting your decision on.

I didn't vote, so my dribble won't affect anyone.


Im actually not sure what my favourite Anthrax or Slayer track is, but even if I was, it'd be pretty dumb to base such a decision (what's the best band between the two) on a single track. Particularly when both bands have had such long careers, and have a large back catalogue of material. So it makes much more sense, to base that decision on each band's level of consistency throughout their entire careers. And by that measure, I can really only go for Slayer. Not only do I think Slayer have been far more consistent in their post 90's output, all of their 80's material was awesome. Whereas Anthrax's debut album was ropey and patchy, something I couldn't say about "Show No Mercy"...
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16.12.2011 - 08:07
Sacrificial
Not a big fan of Anthrax, so I say Slayer
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16.12.2011 - 17:22
fabregassed
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Written by Troy Killjoy on 14.12.2011 at 23:54

If Slayer doesn't win this poll I'll shave my EYEBROWS.


Quick.. Everyone vote for Anthrax. NAO!
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16.12.2011 - 19:07
Metal_4Ever
Written by Guest on 16.12.2011 at 17:22

Quick.. Everyone vote for Anthrax. NAO!

Voted for Anthrax
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16.12.2011 - 21:28
Troy Killjoy
perfunctionist
Written by Cynic Metalhead on 16.12.2011 at 07:34
BOTH ARE FUCKING GREAT NO MATTER WHAT.

I don't think Anthrax are great. Good, sure. But far from great.
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16.12.2011 - 21:49
vezzy
Stallmanite
"Opeth vs That Shitty Garage Band Down The Street"

Does anyone mind if I open this poll?

Also, I prefer Slayer, personally, but that's to be expected because I'm an intelligent person who proves his intellect by shouting "SLAAAYEEEEER!!!!!!!!111!!" really loud on the street, because it cures cancer and shit.
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18.12.2011 - 10:25
bran
Slayer
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top 5 albums of 2012 so far.

1. wintersun- time I
2. woods of ypres- woods V grey skies and electric light
3. agalloch- faustian echoes EP
4. the slow death- II
5. kreator- phantom antichrist
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18.12.2011 - 18:06
RavenKing
It's not even a question to ask, Imo. I consider Slayer's old material as timeless and classic, while I never gave a fuck at Anthrax.
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19.12.2011 - 23:39
JohnDoe
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Anthrax

I just listen to them more often than I listen to Slayer.
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19.12.2011 - 23:51
Lit.
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Anthrax all the way.
Seasons is really the only record I like by Slayer, and just barely at that. Otherwise they are so overrated they make Metallica look underground.
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20.12.2011 - 00:35
TrueMetalJope
Both equally good bands for me I think three outstanding albums from both of them. Maybe Anthrax a little better live band these days but nothing beat Slayer gigs back in 80s
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17.02.2012 - 11:27
BuriedInOblivion
I perfer Anthrax. It seems like Slayer hasn't changed much over the years, they know what works for them.
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18.02.2012 - 06:42
Doomsday666hell
Conpairing the greatest metal band slayer with anthrax is somewhat a joke
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18.02.2012 - 12:46
Marcel Hubregtse
Grumpy Old Fuck
Written by Doomsday666hell on 18.02.2012 at 06:42

Conpairing the greatest metal band slayer with anthrax is somewhat a joke


calling Slayer the greatest metal band is somewhat a joke as well
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