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Review: Soreption – Engineering the Void

SOREPTION
ENGINEERING THE VOID (2014)

Sweden, Technical Death Metal, Unique Leader Records

Soreption machinates rigid and precise modern death metal that excels in technicality. So rigid and precise, in fact, that Engineering the Void may signal the rise of a new model of music: robot death metal.

Yes, that does indeed say robot death metal. This style synthesizes inflexible riffs pounded out by rock hammers; tight drums sliced out via surgical system; shouts bellowed from a car compactor; bass clanged forth from a locomotive engine; leads transmitted from a holographic projector; and grooves – wait, what? Yes, fortunately for us humans, Soreption integrated glimpses of humanity in some catchy swings and bends. Continue reading Review: Soreption – Engineering the Void