Tuesday, 16 July 2013

CYBER10 Extreme III

The final release of the first semester of 2013. The third volume of Extreme will please the ears of the ones who like Folk/Death Metal, Black Metal, Epic Metal and Doom Metal. The highlight goes to the Finns who have a massive participation in this compilation, three bands from the Land of Thousands Lakes. Extreme III starts with the speed and heaviness of Supulcro Vacio in an amazing song named Seres Imortales and it finishes it the experimentalism of Alan Flexa in a Doom-Metal-Like song with progressive elements and a female vocalist with guttural voice.

10 tracks in playlist, average track length: 4:56
Playlist length: 44 minutes 29 seconds

Playlist files:

1. Sepulcro Vacio - Seres Imortales (4:57)
2. GOD - Barbarian Gods (5:29)
3. Xe-NONE - Blood Fire Snow (6:37)
4. Asgardão - Setara (Parte II) (5:15)
5. Baptism In Death - Inópia Profunda (3:04)
6. MistGuide - Anomia (4:05)
7. Blood Covenant - Eternal Beauty (2:37)
8. Summum Bonum - Passagem Da Terra Dos Sonhos (7:10)
9. Major Capture - Disarmed 2012 (2:18)
10. Alan Flexa - Apocalypse Machine (3:57)

This great band from Romania started its activities in 1993 under the name V.O.M.A. by Castor Lăpușneanu and Gelu Lăpușneanu. After a long way road and some releases, the band is nowadays making the difference inside the Folk Metal scenario and God is playing all around. Although they're Romanian, some parts in Portuguese can be found on the songs lyrics.

Alan Flexa
Alan Flexa is a musician and producer from Amapá. He uses to produce progressive tracks and also soundtracks with a high use of synthesizers. Flexa incorporates many elements of metal in some of his songs and the themes are usually about Fantasy, Folk Spirituality and History. .

The power of the Extreme Metal in great fantasy themes, this is Asgardão, the finnish one man project from Turku. To create that power melodies, Asgardão has as influences Vangelis, Iron Maiden, Conan The Barbarian, Manowar and many others

Baptism in Death
Baptism in Death comes from Feira de Santana, Bahia, where the metal is really underground and this fact makes them unique among other few bands from there. Are clear the band's influences of raw Black Metal and elements of Folk Metal.

MistGuide, Blackened Doom Metal from Finland. Founded 2008, nowadays only member is Mehtar.
Two full-length albums Evolve From Grave and Misery Thorns released trough Satanarsa Recods, and one EP Lonely Years trough internet. MistGuide's music takes influences also from funeral- and drone doom. Lyrical theme's are often about solitude, madness, dreams and philosophy in some way.

Sepulcro Vacio
They started in 1997 in San José, Costa Rica, and since then the band has been evolving inside the Metal style. Nowadays we could state that Sepulcro Vacio is a Heavy/Death Metal band.

Xe-NONE is a mind blowing combination of modern metal sound and electronic-dance grooves. The band draws inspiration from such musically diverse sources as Fear Factory, Scooter, Cradle Of Filth and 2 Unlimited. The band was formed in the mid of 2004 by Lexy Dance (male vocal, programming) and Newman (synths, programming). Since summer 2008 band line-up includes: Lexy Dance (male voice), EvilAnn (female vocal), Newman (synths), Fucker (guitar), Push (drums).

Major Capture
Major Capture were originally one-man-band from Uusikaupunki, Finland, and was founded in the beginning of 2006. After having its moment as a band with real members, Major Capture was again a one-man project.

Summum Bonun
Summum Bonum is a symphonic dark/black metal band. Formed in 2009 by Harim, the name 'Summum Bonum' is latin and means "supreme good". The lyrics include philosophy, spirituality and the growing need of our time to seek unity with the cosmic reality. As one-man-band it released entirely independently its two first works: 'Felix Culpa' EP and 'Um Sonho de Fantasia Nostálgica' MCD using just tones from a keyboard (a Casio CTK-4000!). But now the project has a new member Robson Frederico who has recorded the guitars, bass and drums on the new album titled 'Mors Janua Vitae' (The Death is the Gate of Life).

Blood Covenant
This band from Armenia was formed in 2001 as Iron Cross, playing in the death/trash style, after some changes the name Blood Covenant was adopted and also the Symphonic Black Metal. Lyrical themes are God and the sacrifice of Jesus. Some of the influeces for the band are Extol, Slechtvalk and Crimson Moonlight.