Tag: Progressive

Scarve – Irradiant Review

Scarve is a french progmelothrash band, or so it says in their bio. I disagree, sort of. The melodic parts of the band are very elegantly covered by the vicious power of the songs, and

Keelhaul – Subject To Change Without Notice Review

Originally written by Erik Thomas There must be something wrong with me. After reading a few glowing reviews of this Ohio band’s 2nd album, and seeing words like Isis, Dillenger Escape Plan and thrash thrown

Vintersorg – The Focusing Blur Review

Originally written by Ian Dreilinger. Being as huge an advocate for genre melding as I am, it’s rare that I find a musician with a very forward thinking mentality and enough talent to back up

Death Machine – Death Machine Review

Every now and then, an album comes along that fills you with an indescribable feeling, and all you can do is sit back and listen in sheer awe. When that album comes from right out

Anathema – A Natural Disaster Review

Originally written by Ian Dreilinger. In tune with the scores of other bands that have abandoned metal altogether and gone for something different is Anathema. With A Fine Day to Exit, they showed that their

Akercocke – Chronozon Review

Originally written by Ryan Plunkett All right, I don’t know how this band managed to slip through the cracks for me, but they did and I’m glad I have finely heard them. Akercocke is easily

Burst – Prey On Life Review

Originally written by Gregory Bradley. Burst bursts onto the scene with their first full length album entitled Prey on Life. Now here’s a band that’s difficult to classify. I heard about two seconds and immediately my mind

Dream Theater – Train Of Thought Review

Originally written by Ian Dreilinger. If you’ve enjoyed Dream Theater’s music during any of their previous phases, on any of their past albums, you were probably as dismayed as I was upon hearing the leadoff