Silence

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What a strange and quirky band. It's so hard to wrap your head around where these Swedes are coming from that when it's all over I have to shake my head in both wonderment and admiration. A.C.T have the veneer of a commerical oriented band but if you listen carefully there are so many twists to the music (and lyrics) that you realize it's anything but. One of the band's trademarks is to include an epic track and their fourth album doesn't disappoint - it features the grandiose 22 minute, 9 part "Consequences". The CD comes with a bonus multimedia section with live footage. It's easy to see why these guys are getting more and more popular.

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This is an incredible album to listen to. Unlike its predecessor, Silence is soft, soothing, catchy, melodic and most importantly SUPER COOL! I found ACT just a few years back when Last Epic was released that was just an eye opener for me as ACT is band of multi musical genre blending progressive elements with aor melodic rock. At times it was heavy and technical but on the other hand it was also, soft, soothing to the ears and playful indeed with reggae feel. It was just so cool to listen to them. Now with Silence the album title matches with the overall feel of the album.. At first it was like oh my god this sounded like pop music but once it grows in you, you'll be singing all day long!! Still there are progrssive elements thrown into the mix but it is just on the softer side. If you just want to relax and enjoy something cool this is it!! Highly recommended! It never surprises me that it is the Sweds that did it again. Get it!
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Tue, 2010-06-08 10:01
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This is an incredible album to listen to. Unlike its predecessor, Silence is soft, soothing, catchy, melodic and most importantly SUPER COOL! I found ACT just a few years back when Last Epic was released that was just an eye opener for me as ACT is band of multi musical genre blending progressive elements with aor melodic rock. At times it was heavy and technical but on the other hand it was also, soft, soothing to the ears and playful indeed with reggae feel. It was just so cool to listen to them. Now with Silence the album title matches with the overall feel of the album.. At first it was like oh my god this sounded like pop music but once it grows in you, you'll be singing all day long!! Still there are progrssive elements thrown into the mix but it is just on the softer side. If you just want to relax and enjoy something cool this is it!! Highly recommended! It never surprises me that it is the Sweds that did it again. Get it!
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