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21 Days ‘Till Doomsday #11 – Raining Blood (Slayer)

Raining Blood from a lacerated sky…

Is this the way it’s going to happen?  I suppose of all the ways the end of the world could happen, raining blood would be a cool thing to see…a bit messy, but more interesting than an earthquake that swallows the world or a massive end-all volcano.  Raining Blood appears off the, arguably, best Slayer album, Reign in Blood.  My personal favorite is Seasons in the Abyss, but RIB is nothing to shake a stick at; a 35 minute masterpiece!  I wish there was an official video for this song, I bet it would be pretty cool.  Instead, we have the live version from the Reign in Blood DVD.

Reggie’s Top 100 Favorite Albums of All Time #30-26

As we journey down the path to my number 1 favorite album of all time, you will likely see more and more classic metal albums appearing on the list.  Many of these albums have been my favorites for decades while some are relatively new….only came into my life in the last couple of years.  This all-time list is an ongoing effort started by our friends at The History of Metal page on facebook.  Each day we list another album until we get to the end which should take us just up to the end of the year.  Below is my next list of five as we near our way to #1.  Enjoy!

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