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4.37 | 23 ratings | 2 reviews | 35% 5 stars

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Studio Album, released in 2015

Songs / Tracks Listing

1. Compendium (10:39)
2. Legend (12:31)
3. Lore (15:58)
4. Deadweight (9:28)
5. Spirit at Aphelion (10:32)

Total Time 59:08

Line-up / Musicians

- Nick DiSalvo / guitar, keyboards, drums, vocals
- Jack Donovan / bass
- Matt Couto / drums

Releases information

Artwork: Adrian Dexter

CD Armageddon Shop ‎- AS-009 (2015, US)

2xLP Armageddon Shop ‎- Armageddon Shop 009 (2015, US) New cover art

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ELDER Lore ratings distribution

(23 ratings)
Essential: a masterpiece of progressive rock music(35%)
Excellent addition to any prog rock music collection(39%)
Good, but non-essential (22%)
Collectors/fans only (0%)
Poor. Only for completionists (4%)

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Review by Prog-jester
5 stars Seeing zero reviews for stoner rock's hottest band now makes me really sad. Yep, this is a prog-oriented site, but man have you actually heard ELDER? Their 10-15-min long epics are heavily inspired by the likes of MOTORPSYCHO, ANEKDOTEN, MASTODON, SOUNDGARDEN, even GENESIS and RUSH, and "Lore" is definitely their best album and/or the best starting point with their music. Got a soft spot for all the others too, but while "Dead Roots..." is a bit too jammy and "Reflections..." is basically "Lore, pt.II", this 5-track, 60-min beast of a record strikes a perfect balance between amazing songwriting (those leads!), hard-hitting grooves and impressive musicianship. One last word to sell it to ya? MELLOTRON, loads of it!

Knowing these guys personally makes me really proud - I was the one who brought them to play Kyiv's Robustfest back in 2016 (the biggest/oldest psych/stoner/doom/prog Ukrainian festival) - and they KILL it live. What a fantastic band, don't you miss them!

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4 stars This is insanely good stuff. I bought the albums on Bandcamp, and have been listening to them together in one sitting. They are absolutely addicting. There is a high level of instrumentation, maybe 80/20 to the vocals, but I never feel bored in any way. Their sound is a grungy, psychedelic, spac ... (read more)

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