Recorded in locations throughout Europe and Russia during their 2014 Altered State World Tour, Odyssey offers up choice cuts from TesseracT’s two studio albums and showcases the band’s intricate songwriting and impressive technical chops (see “Singularity” and “Perfection/ Epiphany”) In spite of their complexity, the songs here are crisp and executed just about flawlessly—especially impressive […]
This week sees new shit from Coal Chamber, Faith No More, King Parrot, and more hitting stores. Check out the list of releases below and let us know which ones you’re snagging a copy of and which record should be the Album of the Week. Pick your favorite and feel free to vote as many […]
Iron Maiden, Metallica, Slayer, Mastodon, and many more rocked Sonisphere U.K. in early July. Photographer Javier Bragado was on hand to catch all the action. Check out the photos he captured for us below–you can also follow him on Twitter and Facebook.
In this week’s Album of the Week poll, you, the fans, voted Shining to the top spot, for their album One One One. Check out the top five vote-getters below: 1. Shining – One One One 2. TesseracT – Altered State 3. Leprous – Coal 4. Kylesa – Ultraviolet 5. Alice in Chains – The Devil […]
This week sees new shit from Alice In Chains, ASG, Dio, Judas Priest, Kylesa, TesseracT, and more hitting stores. Check out the list of releases below and let us know which ones you’re snagging a copy of and which record should be the Album of the Week. Pick your favorite and feel free to vote […]
Usually, the bigger a prog band’s bag of tricks, the more impenetrable the music becomes. So how is it that TesseracT becomes more accessible even as its music grows increasingly ambitious? It’s tempting to credit new vocalist Ashe O’Hara, given that his densely layered vocals often define the music’s melody and mood, but he’s only […]
After announcing the addition of vocalist Ashe O’Hara last week, British progressive metal band TesseracT are now streaming their new single — and first tune to feature O’Hara on vocals — online. Check out “Nocturne” below. “We realize that the vocalist search seemed like it took a long time, but we wanted to make sure […]
For all their instrumental might, British progressive metal band TesseracT have had their share of lead-singer woes. Most recently, the band announced the departure of vocalist Elliot Coleman after less than a year. (Although we did get the Perspective EP out of it.) Let’s hope those are behind them now with the announcement of Ashe […]