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Word: thrash

Definition: beat with a whip or flail; defeat utterly; talk about thoroughly in order to find the answer; move wildly or violently; Ex. The fishes thrashed about in the net.

Sentences Containing 'thrash'

"Don't Worry Lady" is the second full length album by the hardcore/thrash band I Hate Sally.
"Kinetic Faith" was a drastic departure from the music on Bride's first three albums, abandoning the previous classic metal, speed metal and thrash metal roots.
AllMusic wrote of the album: "One of the most controversial and diverse albums in the band's career, the album is intriguing for several reasons: it not only featured keyboards and female vocals, but showed Behemoth's uniqueness from the start, with their novel combination of black, viking and thrash metal."
Allmusic's Eduardo Rivadavia awards the album four-and-a-half stars out of five and describes it as "a record which stands the test of time as one of the East Coast's best offerings to the thrash metal genre."
Along with the new influx of heavy metal covers, the band still played a smattering of punk covers, with extra distortion, intensity, and speed, marking Overkill as one of the first thrash bands.
Anger" dispenses with the recent spate of radio friendly pleasantries in favor of pedal to the floor thrash, staggered and extended song structures, quick changes and a muddled production that tries to harken back to the "Kill 'Em All" days."
Another pioneer of the former Yugoslav extreme metal scene, speed/thrash metal band Bombarder, originally based in Sarajevo, moved to Belgrade after the beginning of the Bosnian War, where the band continued to record and perform.
Clifford Lee "Cliff" Burton (February 10, 1962 – September 27, 1986) was an American musician, best known as the bass guitarist for the American thrash metal band Metallica.
D.D. Verni (born Carlo Verni) is an American bassist, songwriter, and producer, best known as the founding member, bassist and songwriter of the thrash metal band Overkill.
Defleshed was a Swedish death/thrash metal band.
Early tracks such as "Embodiment of Frustration" mix the relentless hypnotic heaviness popularized by Swans and bursts of thrash metal and hardcore.
Gregory Bradley of Metal Review called the album of "a vicious beast of millennium death/thrash."
Handle with Care is the third studio album by American thrash metal band Nuclear Assault released in 1989.
He at one point called it "U.S. Grime" and "Thrash-Rap", among other names, and it has left several critics dumbfounded.
He said that "the sound and clarity of the album is great, thanks to producer Andy Sneap" and that the band "easily outplays many of their peers from the melodic death metal and blackened thrash metal heap, yet they still manage to push the boundaries of their musical style and create a fury that is second to none."
In 1987, New York thrash metal band Anthrax fused hip hop with heavy metal for their extended play "I'm the Man", and then were teamed up with Public Enemy for a remake of the latter's "Bring the Noise" that fused hip hop with thrash metal. The next year rapper Sir Mix-a-Lot teamed up with Metal Church for his 1988 single "Iron Man", loosely based upon the Black Sabbath song of the same name.
It appeared in some of the cover artworks of the thrash metal band Testament.
It has also appeared in a lot of artwork by Shock Rock/Thrash Metal band GWAR.
It would get so dark that it looked all blue-black outside, and lovely; and the rain would thrash along by so thick that the trees off a little ways looked dim and spider-webby; and here would come a blast of wind that would bend the trees down and turn up the pale underside of the leaves; and then a perfect ripper of a gust would follow along and set the branches to tossing their arms as if they was just wild; and next, when it was just about the bluest and blackest--FST!
Joe and Manuel promptly break out of prison and return to Amantido, where Joe proceeds to thrash a newly built casino and Torsillo's thugs.
Malón is an thrash and groove metal band from Argentine, that was formed in 1995 by Claudio O'Connor, Antonio Romano, Claudio Strunz (that was Hermética members) and Karlos Cuadrado.
Meshuggah first attracted international attention with the 1995 release "Destroy Erase Improve" for its fusion of fast-tempo death metal, thrash metal and progressive metal with jazz fusion elements.
Most of the songs are played at thrash metal pace but at hardcore punk-style track lengths.
On January 28 of 2009, the band announced release dates for "In Shoals" prior to its release, during WFAHM's inclusion in the Thrash and Burn European Tour 2009.
Other popular bands, most largely unknown outside the country, include Negligence (thrash metal), Elvis Jackson (ska punk), Lačni Franz, Bohem, Puppetz (Indie), Tabu, Društvo Mrtvih Pesnikov (pop-rock), Naio Ssaion (Gothic metal), Terrafolk, Leaf Fat (screamo), Avven, Carpe Diem, Šank Rock, Big Foot Mama, Yogurt, Adam, Levitan, Dan D, Time to time, Flirrt, Zablujena generacija, Slon in Sadež, Katalena, Rock Partyzani, Shyam, Eroika, Hic et Nunc, Devil Doll (experimental rock), Chateau, Posodi mi jürja, Rok'n'band, Čuki, Juliette Justine, Zaklonišče Prepeva, Psycho-Path, Dekadent (black metal), and Buldožer (progressive rock).
Ramsey is obviously influenced by classic hard rock acts like Thin Lizzy, Uriah Heep, etc. While initially starting as a thrash metal band with folk influences, these "classic" roots became more and more visible in Skyclad's music over the years.
Recently he painted the cover art for thrash metal band Evile's album "Infected Nations".
Recorded and mixed in 1993 at Orinoco and Battery Studio's in London, Brutal Deluxe took Scorpio Rising in a new direction, and included the totally unique thrash / trance track "Bugcatcher" which was later remixed by Steve Osborne and included in Paul Oakenfold's legendary Goa trance sets for Radio 1.
Sancho was weeping over his master's death, for this time he firmly believed it was in store for him from the claws of the lions; and he cursed his fate and called it an unlucky hour when he thought of taking service with him again; but with all his tears and lamentations he did not forget to thrash Dapple so as to put a good space between himself and the cart.
The 1990s featured only several notable, mostly crossover thrash, metal acts: Sick Mother Fakers, Dead Ideas, and Svarog, the latter also being one of the pioneers of sludge and doom metal in Serbia.
The 1991 material was Produced by George Barberio, and recorded at Ocean Gate Studios (Nelson, Alice Cooper) the Revolver/Rotz/Smash/Dutch East distributed album showcased the band's full use of hardcore, rock, full-band backing vocals, while fusing elements of punk, thrash and metal. It is widely considered a classic.
The album received an exclusive first review from Thrash Hits, who awarded the album a maximum score.
The best-known non-Metallica tribute to Burton is the song "In My Darkest Hour" by thrash metal band Megadeth.
The death metal band Wayd was founded in 1994 when thrash metal band MARION and death metal band DYSENTERY fused together.
The music scene, especially jazz fusion, but also rock music and disco thrived in the city in the 1970s, and from the 1970s, onwards San Francisco also became a major focal point in the North American and international punk, thrash metal, and rave scenes.
The thrash metal band Heller, formed in 1985, released arguably the first thrash metal album in South-Eastern Europe and was one of the pioneers of Serbian and former Yugoslav extreme metal scene.
The title of this game was taken from a song named Damage, Inc., a thrash metal song by Metallica off from their 1986 album "Master of Puppets".
The tour is headlined by the thrash metal band Slayer, and featured Trivium, Amon Amarth and Mastodon in its latest edition.
These elements are not always immediately apparent under the high-speed thrash, but they are an indication of Dead Kennedys' musical uniqueness.
Thrash metal band Anthrax dedicated its album "Among the Living" to him, as did Metal Church with "The Dark".
Thrashback is the sixth, full-length studio album from New Jersey thrash metal band, Whiplash.
Uudet kymmenen käskyä is the second album by Finnish thrash metal band Stam1na.
Venom were also being threatened by thrash metal upstarts such as Metallica, who two months prior to "At War with Satan"s release were the opening act for Venom's "Seven Dates of Hell" tour.
When we came, at last, within a stage of London, and passed the veritable Salem House where Mr. Creakle had laid about him with a heavy hand, I would have given all I had, for lawful permission to get down and thrash him, and let all the boys out like so many caged sparrows.

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