Meshuggah 1998



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Dark Matter, Energynoir ~ Mencea
If you're into death metal, progressive metal, black metal or any other extreme style of music, I'd highly recommend this album.
A great mixture of heavy, fast and atmospheric. If I had to describe it, the music reminds me of Gojira in some respects and the vocals almost remind me of BTBAM except you wont find any cleans on this album. Compared to some modern metal acts, pushing the boundaries forward, an almost minimalistic approach is taken here with a lack of solos but do not be disheartened, this approach works very well, emphasising the crushing riffs and grinding vocals, reducing the need for superfluous fretboard wankery.
Standout songs for me would be The Passing and The… Read more