Hellbilly Deluxe 2 It's hard to divine why Mr. Zombie has made this particular CD. Hellbilly Deluxe 2 , an official "sequel" to his 1998 solo debut, given… Hellbilly Deluxe 2 It's hard to divine why Mr. Zombie has made this particular CD. Hellbilly Deluxe 2 , an official "sequel" to his 1998 solo debut, given… 2010-02-02 Rob Zombie Metal
Music Review

Hellbilly Deluxe 2 (2010)

HELL'S SATANS Rob Zombie
HELL'S SATANS Rob Zombie
EW's GRADE
B-

Details Release Date: Feb 02, 2010; Lead Performance: Rob Zombie; Genre: Metal

It's hard to divine why Mr. Zombie has made this particular CD. Hellbilly Deluxe 2, an official ''sequel'' to his 1998 solo debut, given that his two subsequent releases both stuck close to that collection's muscular horror-rock vibe. Regardless, the musician-auteur does not overly besmirch the memory of HD1 with such monster-invoking metalers as ''Jesus Frankenstein'' and ''Werewolf Women of the SS.'' However, he saves the true horror for CD closer ''The Man Who Laughs.'' A drum solo? Now, that's scary. B-

Download These:
The swaggering single What? at myspace.com
The nicely slow-building Mars Needs Women at last.fm

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Originally posted Jan 27, 2010 Published in issue #1088 Feb 05, 2010 Order article reprints