Septicflesh – The Great Mass, Season of Mist; 2011

Having already established that they’ve moved on from the darkwave-electro influences to their form of death metal, Septicflesh now release a second album with an orchestral direction. Exploiting the dramatic flair and melancholic intensity of European classical music; ‘The Great Mass‘ is an extreme metal re-imagining of this atmosphere, though not without moments of hasty songwriting through burnout. Continue reading