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Marianas Trench - Masterpiece Theater

Marianas Trench - Masterpiece Theater

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Reviewer :
Nick Anastasia Format: Album
Year: 2009
Label: 604 Records
Genre: Modern Rock
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Let me start by saying that this album is one of the best, if not THE best, discs i´ve heard in the past year or two. I acquired an advanced copy of this disc, and uploaded it on my ipod, thinking i´d listen to it on a train ride and like a few of the songs. What i quickly discovered was that this disc is in face a masterpiece. I don´t know if the band considers this to be a concept album, but regardless, every track is worth listening to. The harmonies, arrangements, and different styles experimented with throughout the spread of the CD are absolutely awe-inspiring. To start a disc with Queen caliber/style harmonies and then drop into a rock fused, hook filled song works far better than i ever imagined it to be. I´m going to stop rambling about this album, because i think i might never stop. Highlights for me include "Beside You", "Masterpiece Theater III" and "Good To You", along with every other track on this fantastic album.


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