Whilst not the best of the three albums that make up the cycle, ‘a new reality’ remains an ambitious and intriguing piece of music that sees Geoff continue to make music that appeals as much to the head as to the heart. 7
Whether you’re a long-term Genesis fan, or if you are a prog rack fan curious to see what the fuss is about, this is the perfect place to start what will become, I am sure, a life-long fascination with one of the great guitarists of the age. 10
I would certainly recommend the EP, but I would dearly love to hear the band employ a beefier production on future efforts, as it would really bring out the twists and turns of the band’s multifaceted music. 7
Emotional, powerful and perfectly filmed, ‘the End’ is a must-have DVD. 9
Few bands deliver death metal as potent as Cannibal Corpse, and there is much to enjoy amidst the severed limbs and inhuman grunting for those who delight in extremity. 8
It’s easy to imagine Max, half-crazed and with the same fixed grin Jack Nicholson adopted for the Shining, tearing around the studio as this album was being made, and there’s no doubt in my mind that this is the most exciting, adventurous Cavalera Conspiracy album to date. Embrace the darkness – ‘Psychosis’ is one hell of a ride. 10
Leicester-based post-rockers Final Coil have signed up with Imperative PR for long-term management and consultancy.
Time to rejoice, Beth and Joe are back with another cracking album.