Wednesday, December 18, 2013
Unhuman - Unhuman (2013 NN Promo)
"From the mystical land of Canada, who brought to us such intriguing technical progressive death metal acts as Gorguts, Cryptopsy and Quo Vadis, enters a new breed of Canucks that come forth with staggering potential, throwing their instruments about in a fashion that reminds me of Jackson Pollock and his paint cans. Yes, there’s nothing that isn’t sporadic about these guys and the frontman has an ultimately unbelievable snarl (“Mutants War”) that has since grown on me from the first listen. If you’re looking for something that just throws all semblance of structure out the window and plays with technicality until the point of sheer madness, then I would highly recommend this highly skilled act. In all the guitar solos I’ve ever heard, I’ve never heard them quite the way they’re done on this album. These guys just don’t play their guitars; they dissect them right in front of your eyes. These guys don’t just growl and scream and holler and snarl, they use about a hundred pieces of each whenever necessary. The drummer just doesn’t drum, he shows you what each and every sound that can possibly be made on a drum kit sounds like, and then some!"
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