I’m still experiencing a little drawback in finding new and exciting music to recommend, but two acts with very different music genres did pass me by during last week, that is worth a mention that is. But I can already reveal that this week (Week 3) already has four(!) candidates for my next post! 🙂
Crippled Black Phoenix
Crippled black Phoenix from UK has been around for sometime, (founded in 2004) and holds members from a lot of different bands and music genres. I think the music they create holds so many interesting elements and styles that after each listen I feel like I have discovered them all over. They play a beautiful yet powerful progressive rock, and I do not have words to really describe my fascination for the music. I think you just have to listen to it to really understand. As they are a new discovery for me I haven’t listen to all of their releases equally thoroughly as the albums I have been stuck with ever since I discovered them: ’[Mankind] The Crafty Ape’ and ’I, Vigilante’, but I intent too…
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Arctic sleep is a different matter. I have a thing for cello’s and when the first track starts out with a cello, my heart is lost. When the guitars and the drums and the massive wall of sound hits me I’m just blown away and the hairs on my arms just raise and praise the greatness that pours into my ears and embraces my brain! LOVE!!!
If you like great atmosphere, gritty massive guitars, smooth mesmerizing vocal, a clear crisp drumming and just great songs, this is it.