Sunday, May 25, 2014

Transcendency - The Odyssey (2014)

Artist: Transcendency
Album: The Odyssey 
Genre:  Progressive Metal/Ambient/Djent 
Bit Rate: 320 Kbps
1. Transcendency
2. Glass Canon
3. Infinite Focus
4. The Abyss
5. Complex
6. Child of Mind (feat. Joey Fenoglio of Sirens)
7. The Odyssey

Bandcamp ($8.75)

I've been waiting way too long for this album but it was well worth the wait. There is so much in this album, heavy breakdowns, grooves, and ambiance. Check this out!  

Medea Rising - Abyss [EP] (2014)

Artist: Medea Rising
Album: Abyss [EP]
Genre: Deathcore
Bit Rate: 320 Kbps

1. Intro
2. Desastrous Legacy
3. A.T.W. (Featuring Johannes Bauer of Whose Blood Is In My Microwave)
4. Black Widow (Featuring Mert Ucuncu of The Green River Burial)
5. Abyss
6. Social Downgrade
7. To Come Apart At the Seams (Featuring Franz)
8. Predator Prey Relationship

Bandcamp (10 EU)

I thought this EP was a big improvement from their previous full length album, it has tons of blast beats, breakdowns and grooves. Well worth a listen!

Promethee - Dark Souls [EP] (2014)

Artist: Promethee
Album: Dark Souls [EP]
Genre: Progressive Metalcore
Bit Rate: 320 Kbps
1. Dark Souls
2. The Sour Taste

Bandcamp (NYP)

These guys always release awesome music and this ep is no exception,its heavy, melodic and very unique sounding. They remind me a bit of BTBAM in some parts. If you like this be ready for their new album coming soon!

Endeavour - The Advancement In Atrophy (2014)

Artist: Endeavour
Album: The Advancement In Atrophy
Genre: Progressive Metalcore/Deathcore/Ambient
Bit Rate: 320 Kbps
1. Atrophy Pt: A
2. Atrophy Pt. B
3. Framework
4. Wise Words: Deaf Ears
5. The Count
6. The Dream
7. The Advancement Pt: A
8. The Advancement Pt: B

This is a really sick album, very ambient  and progressive kind of Djent, kind of like the softer parts in the new Contortionist album. Check it out!

Beyond My Rage - Real Deal (2013)

Real Deal cover art 
Artist: Beyond My Rage
Album: Real Deal
Genre: Hardcore
Bit Rate: 320 Kbps 

1. Step Into The Floor (Intro)
2. Tuffluck For Tuffguy
3. Brotherhood
4. Blood For Blood
5. Breakfree (Outro)

Bandcamp (NYP)

I'm always a fan of heavy hardcore and this is one of those bands, if you like heavy breakdowns and angry music give these guys a listen!

Logan - Shanti - Single (2014)

Shanti cover art 
Artist: Logan
Album: Shanti - Single
Genre: Progressive/ Instrumental/ Ambient Djent
Bit Rate: 320 Kbps

1. Shanti

  Bandcamp (NYP)

This is a really cool track, really progressive with some ambient parts, and tons of grooves, I'm really looking forward to them releasing new music, check it out! 

The Stratagem - Self Titled EP (2013)

Artist: The Stratagem
Album: The Stratagem - EP
Genre: Deathcore
Bit Rate: 320 Kbps

1. Animosity
2. Eradication
3. Manifestation
4. Interlude
5. Annihilation
6. Utopia

  Youtube - Full Album Steam

These guys from Australia sent me this awesome ep, its heavy as shit with brutal breakdowns and sick vocals, check them out! 

Thursday, May 8, 2014

Through My Eyes - Victoria (2014)

Victoria cover art 
Artist: Through My Eyes
Album: Victoria
Genre: Symphonic Deathcore
Bit Rate: 320 Kbps

1. He Whose Slaves We Are
2. Edict of Diocletian
3. Inquisitor
4.  The Malfaisant 
5. A Votuus
6. Gallows Hill
7. The Scourge 
8. Victoria

Stoked to see that these guys are still together, I've had their ep since last year and this album is just as amazing. Its heavy as hell, tons of blast beats, breakdowns symphonic and melodic elements. One of my favorite symphonic bands, check them out!

Concepts - Suspended Animation - Single (2014)

Suspended Animation cover art 
Artist: Concepts
Album: Suspended Animation - Single
Genre: Progressive Metalcore/ Djent
Bit Rate: 320 Kbps

1. Suspended Animation

 Bandcamp (NYP)

This is an awesome single, heavy as shit, tons of grooves and some cool progressive elements, check them out!

Lux Manifesto - N.Tesla (2014)

Lux Manifesto cover art 
Artist: Lux Manifesto
Album: N. Tesla
Genre: Ambient/ Atmospheric Hardcore/ Post-Hardcore
Bit Rate: 320 Kbps

1. ør-vænn
2. North. Spring. Aurora
3. Lux Manifesto
4. Determination Of Giants
5. Characters Drawn In Taupe
7. Here Speak Only The Birds

Bandcamp ($3)

This is a really cool band and I'd have to say one of the most unique sounding bands I've heard in a long time. Its not your typical hardcore with lots of breakdowns, its very ambient with more of a moderate pace but still heavy. Well worth a listen!