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Sheesh shucks by golly...

...NO ONE's written a review for this album yet? I've been listening to this recording for years. This was, in my opinion, one of the most innovative "grindcore" (or whatever) albums of its time. It's plumb. It's bondage. It's tragic. Those are three new terms I'm trying to coin, meaning "bad a*s." What? What??? Who's calling me??? I have to go. Buy this album. It's the bees knees.

such a beast!

Years later and this album still stuns me. The most violently technical thrashed out grind album ever created if you ask me. everything sounds so perfect, the triple vocal scream attack over such a noisy grind attack. The donnie darko thing is lame but whatever, the music makes up for it.


I credit this album as one of the reasons that I play music. Saw them live in 04/05 and was immediately hooked on aggressive music.


Formed: 2001 in New York, NY

Genre: Alternative

Years Active: '00s

Named for one of America's most notorious serial killers (his exploits helped inspire the movies Psycho and The Texas Chainsaw Massacre), Ed Gein generate a suitably brutal and unforgiving sonic assault, combining the skull-crushing power of thrash metal and grindcore with the angry political ranting and social commentary of hardcore punk. Hailing from upstate New York and consisting of Jesse Daino on drums, Aaron Jenkins on bass, and Graham Reynolds on guitar (all three sing), Ed Gein recorded their...
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