Devin Townsend Ziltoid the Omniscient

Info about Devin Townsend - Ziltoid the Omniscient
Artist Devin Townsend
Year 2007
Release Date
5. Jun 2007
Type
Studio Album
Play Time 53:46
Added by Mike 12 years ago
Importance Major release
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8.5 x14
Spacey Experimental Prog Post Metal/Independent
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14 users rate this album 7.0 or better, nobody rates it lower. 10 users think it is prog, one user thinks it is merely related to prog and nobody thinks that it's not prog. show details
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Review by Lofcaudio 12 years ago <Permalink>
9.1
Prog Speed Metal
When I first heard Ayreon’s The Human Equation album, I was intrigued by a number of the voices that I heard on it, Devin Townsend’s being one of them. To be honest, I was a bit intimidated to delve into his discography because I thought his speed metal tendencies might not be to my taste. But after reading a couple of favorable reviews of this album with the silly name, I thought it might be time to give the Canadian hard rocker a try.

Surprised...Stunned...Amazed. This album left me speechless. Are all of those voices really Devin’s? This is a fabulous album in the prog metal genre.

Things start off with a searing speed-metal introduction to the concept’s main character, Ziltoid. I love this start for a number of reasons. First, the music and the concept quickly let ... -> show full review
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5 years ago
rushfan4
7.0
Experimental Prog Post Metal
7 years ago
Lofcaudio
9.1
Prog Speed Metal
8 years ago
Jozef47
8.5
Heavy Prog Metal
10 years ago
Lofcaudio
9.1
Prog Speed Metal
10 years ago
Mike
8.6
Spacey Experimental Prog Metal
10 years ago
Mike
8.6
Spacey Experimental Prog Metal
10 years ago
Mike
8.6
Spacey Experimental Prog Metal
10 years ago
Lofcaudio
9.1
Prog Speed Metal
11 years ago
Lofcaudio
9.1
Prog Speed Metal
11 years ago
Lofcaudio
9.1
Prog Speed Metal
11 years ago
Lofcaudio
9.1
Prog Speed Metal
11 years ago
Lofcaudio
9.1
Prog Speed Metal
11 years ago
Lofcaudio
9.1
Prog Speed Metal
11 years ago
Lofcaudio
9.1
Prog Speed Metal
11 years ago
DreamTheaterVT
9.3
Heavy Prog Metal
11 years ago
Lofcaudio
9.1
Prog Speed Metal
11 years ago
Lofcaudio
9.1
Prog Speed Metal
11 years ago
Lofcaudio
9.1
Prog Speed Metal
11 years ago
Lofcaudio
9.1
Prog Speed Metal
11 years ago
Lofcaudio
9.1
Prog Speed Metal