That said, when it came to the task of composing a track that really encompassed the creative vision Belial wished to achieve, there were a number of issues that became immediately apparent. It's a good way to end this strong new release from a band who clearly have a fantastic future ahead of them. Either way, it's a great title so a good start. It is strictly forbidden to share links to albums via file sharing sites Zippyshare, Torrent, Kingdom Leaks etc. Instead, you get well thought out riffs, full of intricate little bridges and progressions. They are subtle, sneaky and sinister…which is what makes them so uniquely eviscerating.
Met de hekkensluiter van Nihil Est heeft het vijftal de grootste brok geweld voor het laatst bewaard: de genadeklap. The use of samples, synths etc is well thought out and creative. Users who ignore this rule will be banned from the site. Dismal to the core and devastatingly heavy throughout, every note Belial play is carefully written and arranged to inflict nothing more than pure suffering. Host is in parts epic, the melodies and feels created at certain points are almost unparalleled In any of their work, however the track is a bit too disjointed for me to turn these parts into a bone crushingly brilliant track. It'll no doubt have many Tech Metal fans reaching for their favourite wank rag, although I personally like some order amongst the insanity, which doesn't appear until about 2 minutes into this track.
In Origin Instrumental Tags: , , , , , , ,. This blends seamlessly into Naught. Op In Origin kiest de band voor vingerend voorspel in plaats van direct over te gaan tot keiharde actie. Eon from the outset is more like it and is an intriguing track with the marrying of the soft piano and synth parts and the brutal heaviness creating an effective hypnotic, creepy ambience. The song is primarily in A Phrygian Dominant, but modulates to D Harmonic Minor for the drop-tuned section in the middle. This song is, in my opinion, the epitome of what we hoped to achieve with this release — deep and detailed songwriting, intricate and technically demanding musicianship and an unusual approach to dynamics, arrangement and structure. De puur instrumentale tracks van de eerste helft van het album zijn een leuke bonus en weten je ook nog eens te verrassen wanneer je bij wijlen wordt afgeleid door het geschreeuw van de frontman.
Belial - Nihil Est Opening with an industrial haunting feel that always grabs my attention, In Extremis introduces the album in a very scatty, disjointed way. It is the creeping darkness that grows, brooding in the distant recesses of our minds. De luisteraar wordt dan ook 1 minuut lekker gemaakt met hetgeen dat komen gaat. It is the snake we dare not feed—the voice in our heads we refrain from responding to, for fear of losing the things that make us most human. . It is the creeping darkness that grows, brooding in the distant recesses of our minds.
We then converted these hits into Slate Trigger files so that we could use them through the mix process. And the same goes for In Origin. Belial doet dit alleraardigst, Siege Music heeft aan hen dus ook een vis van goede proporties binnen gehengeld. Dat een aantal van hen bekendheid zal gaan genieten bij het grotere publiek is iets wat je van ons kunt aannemen. This creates sections with almost breakdown like qualities without having to use the arm flailing chuggy hardcore method.
The quality continues in the form of Wraiths, which has some downright kickass grooves and an uplifting feel, it's seriously a fucking brilliant piece of work. Why the fuck not hey! The band really wanted to try and encapsulate aggression and intensity with the guitar tone, while still retaining clarity amongst the swathe of other instruments. They are, in parts, a little chaotic for my personal taste however I think fans of this specific genre would be calling me out on that conclusion, as it's kinda the point, but there are moments of pure brilliance in literally every song. This is a thoroughly enjoyable offering. There is an evil so great that every man, woman and child must acknowledge it. Het vijftal nummers laat de band dan ook in de meest naakte zin van het woord horen: enkel het skelet wordt geopenbaard. The vocal is more gutteral and it's good, soooo good.
Odium begins and you think 'this is it, this is the track that's going to blow me away'. Het heeft niet het pakkende charme van deathcore, maar is daarnaast ook niet doorspekt van alsmaar voortkabbelende progressieve passages. Opgericht in 2014, uit de beenderen van The Argent Dawn en Burial, leveren de Britten anno 2016 al hun eerste plaat af. Heroin Holidays opens the proceedings and I'm feeling more at home. Luckily the interlude Wen saves the day with a riff that makes you hold onto your balls before introducing you to album closer Parasite. How these guys are not on the Techfest 2017 bill already is beyond me, but I'm assuming they will be after this album gets some circulation. Dit is dan ook de charme van de band: de scherpe kantjes mogen er op Nihil Est gewoon wezen.
Een karretje dat getrokken wordt door de kracht van progressieve en technische deathcore. It is the snake we dare not feed—the voice in our heads we refrain from responding to, for fear of losing the things that make us most human. Een dubbele ep inderdaad, hoewel de eerste 10 nummers al meer dan 44 minuten klokken. Odium is head banging heaven as the bass and drums build up tension before all hell breaks loose, with the belly below of vocals and guitars joining in the fun. Has it Leaked is not a download site.
Belial — Nihil Est, All of the post-production that was written and performed by my main dude George Christie, needed to play a principle role in both the composition and mix. It starts off strong and has some real epic moments and is driven and direct throughout. De tempowisselingen zoals deze op Odium tentoon worden gesteld kunnen dan ook gezien worden als hét visitekaartje van de band. They are just so tight and fast. The initial whack of double bass and blast beats catches you a bit off guard, but it settles into a good, seriously heavy track with parts to grove too and parts to just take in all the madness.