Bodhi – Ineffable


The Room Colored Charlatan guitarist Justin Seymour is about to release his first solo EP Ineffable on August 25th under the name Bodhi. This short but sweet offering of melodic instrumental prog is reminiscent of Plini and Animals as Leaders. The first track ‘Desire’ starts off with an atmospheric synth which is then joined by some pleasant melodic guitars, drums, and piano. The layered guitars sound amazing but the keyboard sounds great too and compliments the guitars well. For being completely a one-man operation, it is quite impressive. The title track ‘Ineffable’ is the longest on … Read more

Devin Townsend’s Current Ideas

Just a couple of days ago, Devin Townsend posted two videos comprised of snippets of demos for current ideas he’s working on, some of which are for his sequel to Ziltoid and some for his next DTP album Casualties which he’s had mostly done since around the time Epicloud was released. I’m totally excited for both of those albums, as well as the 2-3 other projects that these demos may become part of. He does mention, “All of this stuff may get used or get scrapped. No idea yet.” Please don’t scrap any of it Mr. Townsend. It all … Read more

A Forest of Stars – Gatherer of the Pure Music Video; Atmospheric blackened progressive metal, Ala later Arcturus

The sort of mad polka/demonic circus music brings back memories of Arcturus. This UK based metal outfit impresses with a bleak, yet melodic and incredibly atmospheric attack. Coupled with a strange cartoon silhouette music video, it certainly makes for an interesting experience.

Enjoy!

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