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Full name:
Matt Mohr 
United States 
Favourite metal genre(s):
Black/Folk/Death/Thrash Metal 

NOTE: Please be advised that due to my busy schedule, I am not reviewing albums as often for the foreseeable future. Life has been keeping me otherwise occupied. Feel free to request albums to be reviewed, but if I don't respond quickly and/or it takes me a while to review something, please don't take it personally. Between school and work, I hardly have time to sleep. Let alone write reviews. (UPDATE: I am currently not writing reviews for albums for the time being, nor am I taking any requests until further notice).

My favorite sub-genre is black metal, especially depressive suicidal black metal (DSBM) and the more atmospheric/ambient stuff. I also enjoy death metal, folk metal, thrash metal, Viking metal, funeral doom, and really a majority of other sub-genres. If it sounds good to me, I'll listen to it, regardless of how other people feel about it. Yes, that includes the maligned deathcore sub-genre, because I like quite a few deathcore bands.

I am currently adding albums to my collection. I will only have albums in my collection which I have physical copies of. My collection is currently quite small, but I am working on expanding it. THIS IS NOT INCLUDING MY DIGITAL LIBRARY!

Albums in my collection that are not on the Archives. (I know some of these bands aren't "trve metal" but I really couldn't care less. Besides, some of these albums I've had since I was just getting into metal) I will also include a score of each album:

The Acacia Strain - Death Is the Only Mortal - 68%
The Acacia Strain - Coma Witch - 64%
Bad Brains - Bad Brains - 87%
Between the Buried and Me - Between the Buried and Me (white vinyl) - 83%
Between the Buried and Me - The Silent Circus (green vinyl) - 93%
Between the Buried and Me - Colors (black vinyl) - 100%
Between the Buried and Me - The Parallax: Hypersleep Dialogues (EP) - 86%
Between the Buried and Me - The Parallax II: Future Sequence - 80%
Between the Buried and Me - Coma Ecliptic - 75%
The Black Angels - Directions to See a Ghost - 70%
Born of Osiris - Tomorrow We Die ∆live - 55%
Bring Me the Horizon - Count Your Blessings - 60%
The Casualties - Chaos Sound (Deluxe Edition) - 80%
Explosions in the Sky - How Strange, Innocence - 95%
Kansas - The Best of Kansas - 80%
Korn - Korn - 90%
Korn - Life Is Peachy - 72%
Korn - Follow the Leader - 63%
Korn - Issues - 88%
Nirvana - Nevermind - 66%
Nocturnal Poisoning - Doomgrass - 74%
Ovid's Withering - Scryers of the Ibis - 80%
Pearl Jam - Ten - 75%
Slipknot - Mate. Feed. Kill. Repeat. (Demo) (Fake copy :/) - 75%
Slipknot - Slipknot - 95%
Slipknot - Slipknot (10 Year Anniversary Edition) - SEE ABOVE
Slipknot - Iowa - 100%
Slipknot - Vol. 3: The Subliminal Verses - 90%
Slipknot - All Hope Is Gone - 85%
Slipknot - .5: The Gray Chapter - 80%
Slipknot - We Are Not Your Kind - 90%
Stone Sour - Audio Secrecy (Deluxe Edition) - 50%
Suicide Silence - The Cleansing - 75%
Tool - Lateralus - 91%
Tool - 10,000 Days - 85%

I have also found that I am more generous with giving certain albums a score of 100% because there are plenty of albums I absolutely love and believe deserve the score. My reviews are more often positive than negative because that's just the way it is. Can't really explain why. I guess I'd rather comment on something I like that dislike, but I do, of course, try to do both positive and negative reviews.