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CARVING DESERT CANYONS

Scale The Summit

 

Progressive Metal

3.48 | 56 ratings

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Evolver
Special Collaborator
Crossover & JR/F/Canterbury Teams
4 stars 4.5 Stars

This is a very tasty album. But I wouldn't call this Extreme Tech Metal. Maybe Prog Metal Fusion.

The songs on this album are extremely well written, and the virtuosity of the players is never in doubt. I would place the tone of the guitars somewhere between Joe Satriani and Eric Johnson, with the composistion reminiscent of The Dixie Dregs, minus the bluegrass influence, and adding a hefty dollop of metal.

There are no songs that stand out over the others, as each piece draws the listener in, and hosts a wild ride through a mutitude of ever-changing musical ideas, all fitting together perfectly.

Evolver | 4/5 |

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