In , the album had sold over 47, copies, a considerable number for an album not available in most chain stores and retail markets. Compared to fellow nu-metal veterans Slipknot due to their use of over 7 members in a band and everyone wearing masks to hide their identity except the vocalists, who wear make-up instead , it was actually Mushroomhead who originally came up with the idea of the masks, not Slipknot. It starts with heavy tracks that while full of thrash metal speed and violent lyrics, contrasts itself with various raps and syncing with samples and such, giving it a hint of metal, industriul, rap, and thrash death metal. Fear Held Dear begins with a dark keyboard intro that goes into an industrial sounding drum line and dueting, rap like vocals. The song then hits some chugging riffs and Jeffery Nothing with his unique style of singing. Not since Trent Reznor and Marilyn Manson have i heard such interesting zoned out sounds that kept me in a state of parylization throughout. I like just about every song but a couple are annoying. Cravinov13 June 18th Comments.
Jom Staff Reviewer June 16th Comments. This Message Edited On It was released independently in Cleveland, Ohio , United States in Well, it was in like ’94, before manson was so goth. Mortifera Vastiia Tenebrd Mortifera. With the release of XX , Mushroomhead compelled 16 different songs together of what best described their past work in self production in Ohio.
The singers then go into a psychotic number, fueled with speed and rap growling only to return to the slower riffs again. This is the only album to feature the original line-up, as member Mr. Acey June 17th Comments. Pros — Amazing atmospheres and musical dominance. It starts with heavy tracks that while full of thrash metal speed and violent lyrics, contrasts itself with various raps and syncing with samples and such, giving it a hint of metal, industriul, rap, and thrash death metal.
Before I Die kicks off the album with some heavy thrash influenced riffs and industrial drum work. The song is very atmospheric and dynamic and stands out well on this album.
The song has a very strong apocalyptic atmosphere as do most of these songs by this point. The song begins with some very presentful, heavy guitar riffs and keyboard backdrop.
Murdernickel would leave the band after the album’s release. The keyboards in this album are some of the best in todays music. The Wrist is a personal favorite of mine, with some beautiful piano chords followed by J Mann doing some background rapping. Beautiful Stories Musnroomhead Ugl.
Mushroomhead is the debut album from heavy metal   band Mushroomhead. The band has since carved a new path for themselves with the release of XIIImaking more epical and progressive music.
The song then hits some chugging riffs and Jeffery Nothing with his unique style of singing. Mortifera Vastiia Tenebrd Mortifera.
It was released independently in Cleveland, OhioUnited States in After some eerie eposode haunting ambiance and dark vocal chants, the song goes into a heavy industrial riff that musgroomhead like it was taken right out of a night club. Cravinov13 June 18th Comments. The eight piece band is well known for combing a mix of industrial metal, nu-metal, thrash metal, alternative rock, progressive rock, and hip-hop into songs that are dynamic in atmosphere and as original as the band members themselves.
Cons — Some of the vocals get annoying. This page was last edited on 23 Februaryat The vocals on the mushroomnead though, are rather annoying, and the lyrics are also rather poorly written and some of the only lyrics by Mushroomhead with a lot of swearing in it. Inthe mushroo,head had sold over 47, copies, a considerable number for an album not available in most chain stores and retail markets. J Mann dominates the entire track with some brutal vocals amongst the heavy riffs and crushing atmospheres.
These Filthy Hands 4.
Acey July 31st Comments. There is absolutely no difference between this version of the song compared to the other song, except the attachment of ambiance after 6 minutes and 30 seconds that leads into an ambient hip hop song that sounds both dark and catchy.
Born Of Desire is another snappy riffage aura keyboard ambiance, dominant bass grooves, and heavy guitar riffs through out. No vocals, aside form some screaming in the background mixed with the vicious thrash riffs.
The song does contain some backdrop vocals nearing the end, however, but mushromohead nothing strong enough to mention any further. Havohej Dethrone the Son of God. The untitled bonus track is a blend of clips of songs throughout the album, “Too Much Nothing,” “Indifferent,” “2nd Thoughts,” “Mommy” and ” I listen to this cd every now and then.
Bwomp has to be my favorite along with Solitaire and Too Much Nothing. Jom Staff Reviewer June 16th Comments.
Fear Held Dear begins with a dark keyboard intro that goes into an industrial sounding drum line and dueting, rap like vocals. Well, it was in like ’94, before manson was so goth. DanD June 16th 86 Comments. Brain Dead June 16th Comments. Tracks 14 through 42 are silent and last four or five seconds each. The song has aver dynamic and apocalyptic feel to if, and thus making it one of Mushroomhead’s better songs and the song that inspired them to name their record label Filthy Hands Records.
J Mann the ‘rougher’ vocalist was the vocalist who left – you just confused the two is all. This Message Edited On Some songs have been remastered on XX. Episode 29 is another filler track, with some heavy guitar riffs and atmospheric keyboard back drops.
Laafe June 16th Comments. And the cd comes with many bonus tracks my favorite a SEAL song Crazy that while strange mushromhead a metal band is coverd extrordinarily well and out does the original ten fold, it feels like Crazy was a mushroomhead song covered inyro Seal instead of vice versa.
Mushroomhead made their first major label debut with XX on Universal records in I was just about to review this, I’m already halfway done. Mushroomhead, before making it big, was a major local band in their beloved state of Ohio and had already gained a rep as a very mysterious band.
J Mann mushroomheadd leads the song into some heavy chugging riffs, which eventually fade back into the keyboard riffs. Not since Trent Reznor and Marilyn Manson have i heard such interesting zoned out sounds that kept me in a state of parylization throughout.
You have to be a goth to like marilyn manson, and face it he is soooo gone off the deep end. The next track is 43which is a very industrial sounding track.