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Album Review: Aspherium – The Embers of Eternity

Album Review: Aspherium – The Embers of Eternity

Norwegian progressive death metal band Aspherium are back with their third album, The Embers of Eternity. Melodic, brutal, expansive, catchy and epic are all words I could use to describe this album. What we have with The Embers of Eternity is an ambitious concept album put together by a band who clearly knew what they wanted to achieve and had the talent to do it.

Mixing together a wide range of metal styles is never easy but The Embers of Eternity brings together elements of death metal, thrash, folk and black metal with ease, then adds in some incredibly catchy choruses along with some technical prog. It could have easily turned into a disjointed mess but instead becomes a wonderful journey where you never know what is coming next. Continue reading →

Posted by Mark Smith in Album Reviews, Music News
Aspherium Release ‘The Embers of Eternity’

Aspherium Release ‘The Embers of Eternity’

Aspherium have released their third album, The Embers of Eternity. The progressive death metal band from Norway released their debut album to great reviews in 2011 and have been building on that success ever since with their second album “The Fall of Therenia and tours with Decapitated.

The third Aspherium album “The Embers of Eternity” moves away from the sci fi themes of the last album, and dives deeper into our real world. Taking place in a future where humanity has ultimately destroyed theplanet, this concept album deals with the struggles that we face as a species. Continue reading →

Posted by Mark Smith in Music News