Archive for the ‘The Decibel Study Hall of Fame’ Category

The Definitive ‘Lulu’ Review

By: shane.mehling Posted in: featured, stupid crap, The Decibel Study Hall of Fame On: Wednesday, October 26th, 2011

loutallica

I'm not usually someone to post a jokey video in place of a verbose, self-important rant against something inconsequential, but this is different. When some future civilization unearths the only iPod to ever contain the entire 90 minutes of Lulu, they will be as baffled and speechless as we are today. No one, I doubt even Metallica or Lou Reed themselves, can wrap their heads around this ...

The Decibel Study Hall of Fame III: Left Hand Path

By: kevin.stewart-panko Posted in: featured, The Decibel Study Hall of Fame On: Thursday, March 31st, 2011

entombed throw up

Labias and genitals, welcome back to the Deciblog’s Study Hall of Fame wherein albums from our hallowed hall are viewed through the eyes and ears of my eight-year-old son. It’s been a long time since young Sam opined the belief that Sepultura were singing in a made-up language called ‘fuckowackopeas’ and here he offers his thoughts on Entombed’s classic debut. Note that Sam has recently ...

The Decibel Study Hall of Fame, Pt.II

By: kevin.stewart-panko Posted in: featured, The Decibel Study Hall of Fame On: Monday, November 29th, 2010

sepultura sam

Welcome to the second instalment of Decibel’s Study Hall of Fame. Here, my eight-year-old son, Sam cherry picks albums from our illustrious Hall and delivers opinion untainted by the sort of prejudicial bullshit that forces the majority of us to employ phrases like “guilty pleasure” to justify our enjoyment of stuff that supposedly flies in the face of ‘cool.’ Then again, maybe ...

The Decibel Study Hall of Fame: Reign in Blood

By: kevin.stewart-panko Posted in: featured, stupid crap, The Decibel Study Hall of Fame On: Thursday, October 28th, 2010

slayer sam 2

Those of you who dragged your asses to the previously formatted Deciblog on a regular basis might be familiar with my 8-year-old son, Sam. At the time, he won a trio of bad-ass Immortal skatedecks, courtesy of Vans and Nuclear Blast, for dropping 75 words about how bad-ass he thought Immortal is. Truth is, he does think Immortal is bad-ass, along with a whole host of other metal and punk bands ...