Atheist Jupiter

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Artist Atheist
Year 2010
Release Date
9. Nov 2010
Type
Studio Album
Play Time 32:29
Added by Time_Signature 12 years ago
Importance Major release
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7.7 x6
Technical Prog Death Metal
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Five users rate this album 7.0 or better, one user rates it lower. four users think it is prog, nobody thinks it is merely related to prog and one user thinks that it's not prog. show details
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Review by Time_Signature 11 years ago <Permalink>
10.0
Technical Prog Death Metal
Atheist are back! And it's like they never were gone. Surely a candidate for metal album of the year, their fourth album "Jupiter" is jam packed with technical death metal, progressive metal, thrash metal and jazzy goodies (although this album is less jazzy than both "Elements" and "Unquestionable Presence") - and there's even a bit of slapping and popping bass in a couple of places.. In a way, it sounds a bit like "A Piece of Time", "Unquestionable Presence" and "Elements" and yet it sounds different from them; that is, Atheist, I think manage to draw on their corpus of music, taking the best parts, and adding new elements (pun not intended), thus creating an album in "Jupiter" which seems like a natural evolutionary step musically - and maybe that's one of the reasons why this album makes it seem like it was last year that "Elements" was released. I mean, the fast death-thrash parts that we know from "A Piece of Time" are back, the jazzy weirdness that we know from "Unquestionable Presence" are back, and the Latin ... -> show full review
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10.0
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