A Fair Dream Gone Mad

Intense music from this Sacramento based quartet that first began in 2007 as the brainchild of Sacramento guitarist Josh Burke, with the goal of writing music that would be atmospheric, melodic and progressive, with heavy, dark guitars and drums and an overall epic, emotional arc.

A Fair Dream Gone Mad is melancholic metal cut from a similar cloth to Katatonia and Opeth.  Josh Burke sings in a clean and expressive style in contrast to the crushing guitar riffs that take ITS’s music much further into the metal realms than bands they are compared to like Porcupine Tree and Riverside but at the same time guitar takes center stage adding a nice proggy vibe.  A mesmerizing and emotional debut filled with tension.

This is a new freshened up edition on Sensory Records.  It arrives in a digipak and has a booklet with lyrics.

 

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elephteria
Sat, 2013-04-27 05:26
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Beautiful melodies, dark haunting atmospheres, poetic lyrics, and heavy guitars make for style of progressive rock/metal that is genre bending and has broad appeal. Spiritual, yet primal. A Fair Dream Gone Mad is a masterpiece. TOP ALBUM!
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Beautiful melodies, dark haunting atmospheres, poetic lyrics, and heavy guitars make for style of progressive rock/metal that is genre bending and has broad appeal. Spiritual, yet primal. A Fair Dream Gone Mad is a masterpiece. TOP ALBUM!
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