17th December 23:30
Megadeth - "Endgame"
(Consequences of Sound) - If this record is intended to be
Megadeth’s one-off, then by all means give the boys a hand.
"Endgame" (Amazon.com: http://xrl.us/Endgame ) is quite
frankly this band’s answer to "Abbey Road" (and I use this
term loosely, all of you cute little Beatles fanboys out
there) or as close as Megadeth could ever hope to get.
Everything is slash, thrash, and crash here with a strand
of melody sewn delicately throughout, a perfect competitor
to the upcoming Slayer release. There are no subtle hints
of power metal or “progressive but not” song structures,
there are no attempts at blatant rip offs from other bands,
only tons of inspiration put to good use and an intro to