Day Six

Info about Day Six
Country Netherlands
Added By Mike
13 years ago
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2003-2017 Metal
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http://www.myspace.com/daysixweb
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9.4 x2
Symphonic Experimental Prog Metal
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Four users rate this artist 7.0 or better, nobody rates it lower. five users think it is prog, nobody thinks it is merely related to prog and nobody thinks that it's not prog. show details
Track Statistics The database currently contains 16 studio tracks by Day Six.
Track durations range from 3m 40s to 16m 27s, averaging at 7m 56s with a standard deviation of 3m 31s.
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Review by Time_Signature 8 years ago <Permalink>
Day SixListen - The Grand Design 2010
9.5
Experimental Prog Metal
Day Six are a progressive metal band, and "The Grand Design" certainly delivers progressive metal.

But we ar not dealing with the flamboyant sort of progressive metal associated with the likes of Dream Theater. Day Six are progressive in that they experiment with the juxtaposition of various different moods through combination of soft and heavy parts and generally make use of complex song structures without their music ever being complicated. They also draw on the psechedelia of the progressive rock of the 70s in a fashion that reminds me a bit of Alrune Rod.

This results in a dark and slightly pyschedelic type of heavy but catchy mushc which one can easily lose oneself in. Thus, I think that "The Grand Design" has something in common with Psychotic Waltz, Thine and Opeth (minus the death metal elements, of course), all of whom also draw on the darker types of psychedelic progressive rock.

In addition to these elements there are some heavy and groovy guitar ... -> show full review
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The Grand Design 2010
 #1

9.3 x3
Experimental Prog Metal
Eternal Dignity 2003
 #2

9.9 x2
Symphonic Prog Metal
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9.9
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