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You mean punk!,
This review is from: Last Temptation (Audio CD)
The previous reviews are all correct in their praise of this milestone album except that it is emphatically not metal - the artists would be most amused at this. It is a combination of Biafra's punk sensibilities (ie intelligent lyrics instead of protracted guitar solos) and Ministry's brutal industrial rock (informed by Big Black's take on hardcore). It came out in 1990 and it really set out what should have been hardcore's blueprint for that decade but, along with the more influential solo Ministry stuff, pushed more on in the metal crossover stuff. What 80s thrash metal (Metallica, Megadeth, etc) borrowed from 80s hardcore punk, numetal or whatever you call it, borrows from here. That's two pints for Jello Biafra for leading the way. Point is that both punk and metal fans will like this if they're open to something different: best of both worlds...