Basically take parts of those two bands, a little hardcore, a little jazz, the dissonant sensibilities of Diskord or Replicant and you might be in the right wheelhouse.
…as in a dream world, the album is a deep mix of different concepts both musically and conceptually that would seem confusing outside of dreamworld. Yet here, they make perfect sense.
For fans of the metalcore genre, try this out. It may be your next thing.
Compared to all the cliché bitching, moaning, and depression of the metalcore and emo of the 2000s and 2010s, this mature approach is a breath of fresh air.
Igikai is the product of a group of insanely talented musicians that craved nothing more than to craft their vision into art with palpability, with longevity, and with true passion.
Video premiere for Dehumanized from The Tragedy of Mankind by xIronSharpensIronx
Bleed From Within are in top form on this album. Years of experience are clearly paying off on this record.
The album is heavy! Sometimes that’s in a musical sense, sometimes in an emotional sense, but mostly it’s heavy in both senses.
…all signs point to it being musically diverse and very competently written.
an authentic and powerful feeling which allows for the 11 skilfully crafted tracks to develop their own personality.