Fear Factory : Digimortal
Grunty techno-goths, like, rokk fukken hard
So how in God's name does such philosophical pondering (choice excerpt: "Time has given us no reason to live") end up sounding like old Metallica records remixed by airborne right-winger Gary Numan? Lads, capturing that biology/technology interface is gonna take more than getting
B-Real to rage unconvincingly through 'Back The Fuck Up' or soaking primeval guitar rifforama in tons of computer kick-drum thuds ('What Will Become'). But, to confess, FF still rokk fukken hard. And, with some lustrous vocal melodies (see title track) coupled with ruck-worthy rhythms popping through the grunty mush, they certainly maintain an air of metal majesty when at their best. Now, to lose those doomsday gothic affectations...
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