Impending Doom's latest EP, Hellbent, finds the band shattering eardrums and melting faces with an unflinchingly visceral and aggressive sound.
Tag: heavy music
Honesty in Hopelessness: “Desolate Minds” by Amongst the Giants
What Amongst the Giants have done with Desolate Minds is create a vehicle that gives voice to the utter hopelessness many feel trapped in, and they've done so in an extremely creative and expressive way.
Withered and Emptied: “Color Decay” by The Devil Wears Prada
The Devil Wears Prada proves on their 8th album Color Decay that they are fearless, capable of innovating their brand of metalcore without losing themselves in the process.
Every Side of Life: “Death By Admiration” by Seventh Day Slumber
How does a band that has been around since the late 90s put together something fresh and new? Seventh Day Slumber's response to that question is their latest album Death By Admiration, an album that sees the band exploring territory they've only teased before.
Light in the Dark: “Heavy” by Relent
Heavy is an album that you can lean on, rock with, relate to, and emote through.
Burn It All Down: “The Fire Itself” by Phinehas
The Fire Itself is such pure metalcore, done so breathtakingly immaculately... the guitars are as intricate as Phinehas has ever written, and the breakdowns (and there are plenty) are some of their most complex.
Memphis May Fire Hitting Road With Breaking Benjamin
Music provides opportunities for impossible dreams to become reality. Enter Memphis May Fire frontman Matty Mullins, as his band announced a tour with Breaking Benjamin and Papa Roach.
Peace In The Dark Void: ‘Pale Home’ By The Drowned God
The 10-song, 45 minute journey that is Pale Home leads listeners to their deepest and often darkest inner places, where peace and hope can be found in the void.
From Desperate to Redeemed: ‘The Path’ by Fit For a King
All in all, The Path is a solid entry for a band that has perfected their sound and nailed down their songwriting. When the narrative of tearing down what puts us in positions of desperation (whether it’s destructive thoughts or inconsistent behaviors), holding on to the bonds we make, and fighting to find commonality and connection with others is considered, this is one of Fit For a King's more positive outings.
A Tragic Reality: “No Return” by As Lions and Lambs
"No Return" is a vicious song that refuses to water down the stories that far too many people are living out today.