Ouverture de l’iTunes Store en cours…Si iTunes ne s’ouvre pas, cliquez sur l’icône de l’application iTunes dans votre Dock Mac ou sur votre bureau Windows.Progress Indicator
Ouverture de l’iBooks Store.Si iBooks ne s’ouvre pas, cliquez sur l’app iBooks dans votre Dock.Progress Indicator

iTunes is the world's easiest way to organize and add to your digital media collection.

iTunes est introuvable sur votre ordinateur. Pour écouter des extraits et acheter des morceaux de « Synthetic Division » par Crossbreed, téléchargez iTunes.

Vous avez déjà iTunes ? Cliquez sur « J’ai déjà iTunes » pour l’ouvrir dès maintenant.

I Have iTunes Téléchargement gratuit
iTunes pour Mac et PC

Synthetic Division

Ouvrez iTunes pour écouter des extraits, acheter et télécharger de la musique.

Avis sur l’album

Industrial metal meets techno on Synthetic Division, the debut release by the Florida band Crossbreed. The disc doesn't have to play long before comparisons to such forebears of the genre as Marilyn Manson, Ministry, and Nine Inch Nails are made. To that end, Crossbreed accomplish their mission of being able to sit comfortably alongside their peers, as Synthetic Division is rife with relentless grinding guitars, furious singing, and thundering bass and drums that knock listeners right on their ass. However, said elements are not what set Crossbreed apart from the rest of the industrial metal pack. Surprisingly, it's the keyboard playing — courtesy of Flip and DJ Izzo — that stands out on Synthetic Division. While this style of music is generally defined and judged by its guitar sound and scorching singing, Synthetic Division is colored by exciting synth lines and sound effects, which spruce up an album that could have easily been generic. Another cool defining characteristic of Synthetic Division is the slick intros — generally keyboard bits with thundering beats and searing guitar licks — featured on each of the songs. Crossbreed have a knack for crafting leads that instantly capture listeners; the body of the tracks then make it worth audiences' while. Several standout moments mark this impressive debut. "Underlined" is a purposeful song that grinds along with a thundering rhythm line and intense vocals, and is nicely accented by electronic bells and whistles. This happens to be the disc's first single release. Good choice. "Breathe," which is more techno-influenced, is a nonstop adrenaline rush (the other tracks are also, but this one is a bit more so), while "Machines" screams (figuratively) of Trent Reznor and provides singer James Rietz' best performance on the disc. His voice on "Machines" is powerful, energetic, and full of dynamics that run the gamut from furious bellowing to eerie talk-singing. Crossbreed's debut release is a solid piece of work that poises them for success in the hard rock arena. And there's nothing synthetic about that.


Genre : Rock

Années d’activité : '00s

Streaming a disquieting fusion of industrial techno and alternative metal, Crossbreed delivers single sound amalgamations distinct by crude and blistering features. The band's first performances go back to 1996, but it was only three years later that they managed to stabilize their lineup. James Rietz (vocals), Chris Nemzek (guitar), Charlie Parker (bass), Travis Simpkins (drums), and keyboards masters Flip and DJ Izzo assured this Florida team set by 1999. Combusting the attendance at most of their...
Biographie complète
Synthetic Division, Crossbreed
Afficher sur iTunes
  • 8,99 €
  • Genres: Rock, Musique
  • Sortie: 8 mai 2001
  • « Parental Advisory » (avis parental)


0 0 0 Nous n’avons pas reçu suffisamment de notes pour afficher la moyenne de cet article.

Ses contemporains