Down with The Sickness, Stoner puts a deft spin on Dramian's "Wha-ah-ah-ahs" in disc opener "You Will Be Heard," adapting his now-classic growls to an original refrain of "ah-ah-ah." The group bucked up for quality production, courtesy of guitarist Ron Brinker and Seattle's Spectre Mastering. Spiked with pianolike keyboards, the half-electric, half-acoustic "My Last Midnight" is exactly the kind of modern-rock semi-ballad that does well on the radio. Suspect has shared the stage with national bands, and it belongs there.
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