Tag: Downthesun

Review: “Dividing The Double Helix” by Synastry

Touring religiously Synastry released a pair of records in 2006’s “Pallets Of My New World”  and 2008’s “Blind Eyes Bleed” before going dormant four years on and having been a long dormant project, the reformation and resurgence of Montreal Canadian’s Synastry has been a joy to behold. Just five months after their first EP “Civilizations

Review: “Chapters” by Thy Enemy

A Metal six piece from the backwoods of Maine that takes influence from classic Thrash, Hardcore and Deathcore, “Chapters” is the debut EP from Thy Enemy, named as such due to the comings and goings of various members of the band in and out of the group since their inception in 2018. Comprised of seasoned

Listmania: 20 Years of “L.D. 50” by Mudvayne!

The influence of Mudvayne shouldn’t be underestimated when it comes to Technicality and during in their early records a certain amount of Progressive nature. Born out of the Nu-Metal era and featuring largely introspective lyrics from vocalist Chad Gray, they also made use of polyrhythmic sounds with guitarist Greg Tribbett and bassist Ryan Martine producing

Review: “Godfather” EP by Daybreak

Surprisingly not featuring 2018’s “Acid Green” single which is now a standalone affair, “Godfather” is the latest offering from Perth Western Australian quintet Daybreak. They debuted with 2017’s “Death Dreams”, a full length album of much promise and now the group comprising vocalist Shaun Cox, bassist Liam Webster, drummer Sam Warren and guitarist duo Brode

Throwback: “Medicated” by Downthesun!

Some bands are destined to burn out and others to fade away. Originally called The Six and opening for Slipknot in their home town of Des Moines Iowa, Downthesun inked a deal with Slipknot’s Maggot Recordings label after their original label London Sire Records folded. The band were active between 1999 and 2003 with a