The best example of everything coming together is not surprisingly the opener "We Are the Future," which effortlessly rides keyboard lines more hyperactive than a 5 year old who slammed a bag of pop rocks. Crossfaith knows that the electronics are their ace in the hole, and they aren't afraid to lay it all to bare. Crossfaith has claimed their distinctive identity in the music industry with Apocalyze. NET story or review, you must be logged in to an active personal account on Facebook. Best viewed without Internet Explorer, in x resolution or higher.
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This track definitely makes a strong impression with its quick drumbeats, guitar riffs, and harsh vocals. Some time ago, I predicted that Crossfaith were on the brink of striking commercial metalcore gold after listening to the Zion EP. Crossfaith has claimed their distinctive identity in the music industry with Apocalyze. Save for the one-off fluke that is "Hounds of the Apocalypse," which seriously sounds like an early Atreyu castoff, the rest of the album delivers what it promises.
The best example of everything coming together is not surprisingly the opener "We Are the Future," which effortlessly rides keyboard lines more hyperactive than a 5 year old who slammed a bag of pop rocks.
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NET does not endorse, or guarantee the accuracy of, any user comment. Even the occasional female vocals sound soothing to the ears, acting as a very good foil to the screams. Zion marked a step forward for the group, and this record refines the formula as it delivers more than a few emotionally resonant, triumphant bulwarks like "We Are the Future," apicalyze and "Deathwish. Both bands have their share of flaws, but Crossfaith's are less overt and I didn't find myself cringing at any point throughout the record.
Anyway, the most condensed summation I can come up with is that Crossfaith is what Spain's Rise to Fall wants to be, but wholly fails at.
NET story or review, you must be logged in to an active personal account on Facebook. The latter's theme about bullying takes a darker path crossfaitb the following track, "Deathwish"a slinking bopper that pits a vengeance-minded protagonist on the search for his loved one's killers. To report spam or any abusive, obscene, defamatory, racist, homophobic or threatening comments, or anything that may violate any applicable laws, use the "Report to Facebook" and "Mark as spam" links that appear next to the comments themselves.
The song is reeled together with classic heavy guitar riffs. Breakdowns, together with chugging riffs, may be the bane of most metalheads, but for this record, they work just fine. The hooks are relentless, and the dubstep-augmented breakdown rumbles your core; a good tune overall. Well, here we are three years later, and given that their third full-length Apocalyze has had an appreciable amount of time to sink in, it appears that I was right after all.
Unlike the breakdowns, the nu metal influences are used without much taste. This album will excite metalcore freaks like it's the dawn of a new era. Koie's grunts aren't going to win anybody over though, and I kept wishing he would use more cleans, which seems to be a trend I repeatedly run into. apicalyze
As the crossfaihh continues, it is easy to tell that each track varies a great deal. Best viewed without Internet Explorer, in x resolution or higher. Some clean vocal parts seemed common and electronics were sometimes scattered, but they were made up for with the thrilling crossfatih Crossfaith gives off in every song. In direct counter to each other, the groove-oriented "Gala Hala Burn Down the Floor " at the midpoint of the album is instantly squashed by the abrasive and noisome "Countdown to Hell".
The clean vocals that end the song can come off as generic, but the use of keyboard gives it an eerie vibe making crssfaith song worth a listen.
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I guess it is my unofficial duty to tackle these albums, maybe because I blissfully give everything a fair shake of the stick until proven otherwise. Crossfaith — Apocalyze Album Review. More so with the latter as it comes with not only a dubstep breakdown, but also a synth solo.
Most will balk at the implication of electronic metalcore, and crrossfaith good reason. The band excels as a live act and has received a sizable following as a result, and this is translated competently through their studio output. However, it's easy to appreciate the band's inherent thumb bite despite frequently ringing like a Tekken soundtrack gone metal-mental.