Musings

The Definitive Ranking of Avenged Sevenfold Albums

7. Sounding the Seventh Trumpet (2001) The creation of Avenged Sevenfold. This was Avenged Sevenfold’s very first album. I consider this to be baby A7X (they didn’t even have their current lineup yet). The songs on here aren’t necessarily terrible, but they weren’t recorded very well, and that leads to a sound quality that just… Continue reading The Definitive Ranking of Avenged Sevenfold Albums

Musings

Fool of a Took: The Misconception of Tolkien and Allegory

Given my blog title, you’ve probably already gathered that I’m a huge Tolkien nerd. So big that nobody wants to play┬áLord of the Rings Trivial Pursuit with me, but that’s beside the point. During my life, I have been told many times how brilliant Tolkien is for his use of allegory in Middle-Earth. Many people… Continue reading Fool of a Took: The Misconception of Tolkien and Allegory