Another blistering album from London's rock and roll maestros, "Back From The Abyss" follows on the heels of "Eulogy for the Damned", an album that with the help of satellite coverage in the U.S. brought Orange Goblin to a larger audience. This CD is a pounding exhilarating riff machine, full of classic rock influences, including the Sabbath tones from guitarist extraordinaire Joe Hoare, a touch of funk and just plain balls out rockin' that few ban..
The music is great. Powerful, aggressive, stoner doom of the highest quality. But all that is useless if I can't listen to the album! So what makes it unlistenable?The sound of what I assume to be a slinky being dragged across a metal plate, on EVERY TRACK. I saw a review below that complained about this on the CD release, and I heard it when I previewed some tracks on YouTube, but when I listened to the digital preview here, I thought the MP3s would be..