Tag: Exivious

Album Review: Expain – Just the Tip

Expain [Canada]
Just the Tip
2014
Full Length
Independent
Progressive Thrash Metal

Branding themselves as comedic mosh pit dwellers, one would naturally not expect much from Canadian thrash metal band Expain. Yet the mastery that the band presents on their debut album Just the Tip belies the image that the band …

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Album Review: Dinner Music for the Gods – Beautiful and Treacherous

Dinner Music for the Gods [USA]
Beautiful and Treacherous
2014
Full Length
Independent
Progressive/Instrumental Metal

Coming out of the Sin City itself, Dinner Music for the Gods, with its kickass name promises to deliver music that is fit for the gods. But as with bands that have such proclamations, the …

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Album Review: Exivious – Liminal

Exivious [USA]
Liminal
2013
Full Length
Season of Mist
Progressive Metal

I was extremely drawn to Exivious the first time I heard of them, when I was first exposed to the Dream Theater side project, Liquid Tension Experiment, and my obsession with instrumental metal/rock. 2009 saw the band releasing their self-titled debut, …

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