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Oceanus (UK) for Post Metal

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Topic: Oceanus (UK) for Post Metal
Posted By: Svetonio
Subject: Oceanus (UK) for Post Metal
Date Posted: November 03 2013 at 22:53

"Incorporating ambient and shoegazing music with numerous metal and rock influences "Sirens" is the debut by Hampshire, UK based duo Oceanus. Formed in 2008 by Alex Fawcett (Arboretus) and Rob Honey (Damn Robot!&Inachus), Oceanus performed extensively across the United Kingdom as a 5 piece before the band was forced into an undertermined hiatus in 2011. A year later, Alex and Rob, who have been writing and performing together in various guises for around a decade, decided to revive Oceanus and begin releasing new music. Sirens is just the begining of what promises to be a bright future for the post-metallers..." - the" rel="nofollow -

Sirens CD/album is released at September 30, 2013 on net label Hawk Moon Records based in Winchester, UK" rel="nofollow -
Alex Fawcett  - vocals, guitars
Rob Honey - bass
"A wonderfully progressive journey in its own right ... from beautiful ambience, emotive guitars & delightfully wistful vocals; to frenetic metal, chunky guitars and energetic percussion; all while retaining a central theme..." - from review by headphonought" rel="nofollow -
Artwork by Michael Hing
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Posted By: aapatsos
Date Posted: November 04 2013 at 16:51
ok, will listen, thanks

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Posted By: yam yam
Date Posted: November 04 2013 at 17:29
For what it's worth, I really enjoyed this, so even if it doesn't end up in the database, thanks for some enjoyable music Sve. Smile

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