Tuesday, 27 March 2012

BANDA DE LA MUERTE: "Pulso de una Mente Maldita" review on Metal Kaoz

"....There is nothing hidden in BANDA DE LA MUERTE’s music and this becomes clear with the groovy album opener “Te Est├ís Dejando Mentir”. Ok, I did not clear see the Stoner or Doom references but I really did not give a damn since the song is really solid. The distinct bass line creates a smooth rhythm as the vocals enter to add that special foreign feeling. The Spanish language works great here and - as I said - adds more melody to the music that to my ears felt more Heavy Metal and less Stoner (I could find the Sludge influences). Maybe Stoner gets in the spotlight in the guitar driven “Parte De Mi Historia” that also gave me the impression that some Punk chord progressions may have been used here. In an attempt to mention a couple of bands to help the music description I’d go with MUSTACHE, MELVINS and in the riffage I would mind throwing MASTODON into the influences table......." 7/10

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