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Phase – In Consequence (2010)

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Phase is a quite interesting band. With a keyboard minisolo reminding me a bit of Stratovarius(‘Perdition’), some songs wearing a Porcupine Tree touch(‘Transcendence’) and an interlude which brought my thoughts back to the good ol’ celtic music and Loreena Mckennitt(‘Evening on my Dark Hillside’), these guys hailed the world with their first record in 2010.

From that introduction, you probably understand that with these many different sounds they don’t have a certain genre where they necessarily belong. They sound a bit gothic, alternative, progressive and a very tiny bit industrial because of the synths present. Their songs are mostly spiced up with an oriental touch which sounds at times soothing or rather creepy...

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