Aborym

Info about Aborym
Country Italy
Added By UMUR
9 years ago
Base Genre
1999-2010 Metal
Links
Info
8.0 x2
Technical Prog Extreme Metal
Reception
Two users rate this artist 7.0 or better, nobody rates it lower. one user thinks it is prog, nobody thinks it is merely related to prog and one user thinks that it's not prog. show details
Recent Activities
Overview
Releases
Reviews
Tags
Additions
Purchases
Review by Time_Signature 9 years ago <Permalink>
Aborym - Psychogrotesque 2010
8.5
Avant-Garde Non-Prog Black Metal
"Psychogrotesque", the latest release by Italian industrial black metal act Aborym, certainly lives up to its title. It's an altogether unpleasant experience listening to that album - fortunately, given that this is industrial black metal, this is a good thing.

The lyrical content, which is about metal suffering, is obviously unpleasant. The guitars have a really sharp sound which, to use the title of an Annihilator track, burns like a buzzaw blade, which suits the darks atmosphere of the music very well. In addition to predominantly ultra-fast, blasting black metal parts, Aborym make use of ambient keyboards and creepy sound effects, which often pop out of the blue (such as the buzz of a fly, tortured screams representing a mental patient, drills and click representing instruments used the treatment of mental patients etc.). There are also sections with programmed drumbeats, many of which are akin to those used by ... -> show full review
Statistics
Charts
Albums
Studio
Live
DVD
EP
All
Top LPs
Psychogrotesque 2010
 #1

8.5 x2
Technical Prog-Related Extreme Metal
With No Human Intervention 2003
 #2

7.5 x1
Technical Prog Extreme Metal
Related Artists
NOTE: This list is compiled automatically by comparing tag assigments. Numbers indicate matching tags (tooltip shows details).
Playlists
Psychogrotesque 2010
 9 years ago
Time_Signature
8.5
Avant-Garde Non-Prog Black Metal