They carry that traditional black metal while pushing their music forward to rid themselves of any boundaries.
As a debut album, Cruxifiction
delivers “The Coming” with confidence and an onslaught of non-stop aggression. Tight musicianship with captivating rhythm is evident on every track; hooking the listener in with melodic guitars and blasphemous vocals. They carry that traditional black metal while pushing their music forward to rid themselves of any boundaries.
The titletrack is one that stands out the most, alternating between haunting keyboard and eerie whispers to straightforward brutality with crushing guitar and technical drumwork. “Haunting Hypocrisy
” pummels you relentlessly with Sapian’s screams of pure rage and classic black metal riffing. The dual guitars weave in and out effortlessly making the track even more atmospheric.
The entire album flows smoothly from beginning to end and holds a maturity that is somewhat rare for a band’s first release. The recording is done with perfect balance allowing each instrument to stand on their own without overpowering each other. Combining black metal with old school death and thrash Cruxifiction
prove to be an unstoppable force in the metal world; this is something you definitely do not want to miss out on!