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Hellacopters – Head Off by quickfixx

Hellacopters announced that their latest effort, entitled ‘Head Off’ will be their last and is to be accompanied by a farewell tour that visits most of Europe, including the UK. The album has been given excellent reviews but many are dubious as the album contains no new original material from the band. The cover album takes lesser known Swedish bands songs, in what has been stated by the band as an attempt to get them noticed, but also because the songs are written in the vein of Hellacopters. Well, it has to be said, before reading this on the Hellacopters website that this was in fact all their own work. Go on, listen to it and you will see intirly where i’m coming from. The songs all have something they share with previous Copters tunes especially those on albums ‘High Visability’ and ‘Rock & Roll is Dead’. Continue reading