Killer Be Killed (album)

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Killer Be Killed
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Studio album by Killer Be Killed
Released May 9, 2014
Recorded
Genre Groove metal
Length 45:46 (w/out Bonus Track)
Label Nuclear Blast
Producer Josh Wilbur
Singles from Killer Be Killed
  1. "Wings of Feather and Wax"
    Released: April 8, 2014[1]
Professional ratings
Review scores
Source Rating
All About The Rock 10/10 stars[2]
Loudwire 4/5 stars[3]
MetalSucks 4/5 stars[4]
Ultimate Guitar 8.3/10[5]

Killer Be Killed is the debut studio album from the supergroup Killer Be Killed featuring Greg Puciato of The Dillinger Escape Plan, Max Cavalera of Soulfly/ex-Sepultura, Troy Sanders of Mastodon, and Dave Elitch of the Mars Volta.[6] It was recorded in September 2013 at Fortress Studio in Los Angeles, CA and released May 9, 2014 on Nuclear Blast Records.[6] The album reached No. 58 on the U.S. Billboard 200 during its first week of release and sold around 5,500 copies.[7]

Track listing[edit]

No. Title Length
1. "Wings of Feather and Wax" 3:40
2. "Face Down" 4:35
3. "Melting of My Marrow" 4:38
4. "Snakes of Jehovah" 4:01
5. "Curb Crusher" 3:31
6. "Save the Robots" 4:11
7. "Fire to Your Flag" 2:31
8. "I.E.D." 4:35
9. "Dust into Darkness" 3:57
10. "Twelve Labors" 4:29
11. "Forbidden Fire" 5:38
12. "Ghosts of Chernobyl" (vinyl only) 4:11

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Reception[edit]

Killer Be Killed has been well received by critics. Writing for All About The Rock, Zack Slabbert said "From the opening track till the closing track this album thrusts into your mind and takes over. The vocals, guitaring, drumming and bass on this album is flawless."[8] Alkahest of MetalSucks writes that Killer be Killed "is a proper culmination of influences that represents each member’s artistic lineage and talents in a manner that does each act’s legacy justice."[4]

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