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Clear (EP) ~ Periphery
Clear (EP) ~ Periphery
2 of 2 people found the following review helpful
Great tunes and great vibes. The music is surrounded by a positive vibe, pretty hard to describe but after listening to this music in the morning, you can't simply have a bad/sad day.
One of the cool aspect is : the EP is definitely not a Misha-Djenty centered release; each song was written by a different member.
It's not just a collective effort, it's also a good way to discover individual talent.
And, guess what ? there are a lot of complementary talents here.

My ranking would be :

- The Summer Jam : fantastic tune , positive/happy vibe all around; song written by Jake Bowen, that song is poised to be a Periphery Classic

- Pale Aura : cyborg… Read more
Altered State ~ Tesseract
Altered State ~ Tesseract
9 of 9 people found the following review helpful
Being a fan of TesseracT, I will admit I had HUGE expectations with this second LP. I consider the suite " Concealing Fate" as one of the most inspiring piece of progressive rock music since "A change of season".
Well, in a nutschell, ALTERED STATE is a mind blowing MASTERPIECE.
To sum up, I would go like this :
- Music : flawless tunes , very well balanced and on top ADDICTING
- Ashe O' Hara 's voice : wonderfull, powerfull and beautifull
- Progressive Density : this LP could be labelled as Top Notch Progressive music , ie : the songs don't go towards 10 musical directions at the same time
- Production : simply astonishing. Ackle and Amos accomplished a… Read more