Australasia's Biggest Online Store

Shop over a million Toys in our Huge New Range

Kill All Kings

Hurry - Only 3 left in stock!

Product Description
Product Details
Performer Notes
  • Although Channel Zero made it through a 13-year hiatus, the loss of drummer Phil Baheux, who passed away in 2013, threatened to derail the Belgium-based thrash outfit's glorious return. Choosing to soldier on rather than call it quits, Channel Zero return with their second post-reunion album and sixth overall, Kill All Kings. As fans have come to expect from the Belgian thrash masters, the album is a monument to the driving crunch that bands like Metallica and Megadeth helped to pioneer in the '80s. With albums like these, the riffs are generally the stars of the show, but with Kill All Kings, the main attraction is emotion. Channeling their loss into their music, Channel Zero imbue their sound with a passion and fury that feel genuine rather than just a trapping of the genre. "Brother's Keeper" feels like a hyper-compressed version of Metallica's "One," opening with a heartfelt ballad that finds vocalist Franky De Smet Van Damme delivering a stirring rumination on mental anguish; the song explodes at the halfway point, creating a surprisingly dynamic and emotional journey in a running time that's just under four minutes. This kind of concision runs throughout the album, with Channel Zero tossing aside the thrash tradition of sprawling, solo-fueled endurance tests in favor of songs that feel altogether tighter and more compact. Using their age and experience to their advantage, Channel Zero have refined their songwriting down to its most essential elements, making Kill All Kings a solid thrash album and a fitting tribute to their fallen comrade. ~ Gregory Heaney
Ask a Question About this Product More...
Write your question below:
Look for similar items by category
How Fishpond Works
Fishpond works with suppliers all over the world to bring you a huge selection of products, really great prices, and delivery included on over 25 million products that we sell. We do our best every day to make Fishpond an awesome place for customers to shop and get what they want — all at the best prices online.
Webmasters, Bloggers & Website Owners
You can earn a 5% commission by selling Kill All Kings on your website. It's easy to get started - we will give you example code. After you're set-up, your website can earn you money while you work, play or even sleep! You should start right now!
Authors / Publishers
Are you the Author or Publisher of a book? Or the manufacturer of one of the millions of products that we sell. You can improve sales and grow your revenue by submitting additional information on this title. The better the information we have about a product, the more we will sell!
Item ships from and is sold by Fishpond World Ltd.
Back to top