– June 14th, 2022 –
Datalysium Full-Size To Drop Subsequent Month On Metallic Blade Information
Watch THE ZENITH PASSAGE’s “Divinertia II” efficiency video HERE
Los Angeles-based progressive dying metallic goliaths THE ZENITH PASSAGE at the moment unleash their newest single, “Divinertia II.” The punishing new hymn comes by means of the band’s Datalysium full-length, set for launch on July twenty first by way of Metallic Blade Information.
That includes an overhauled lineup that sees unique guitarist/keyboardist/backing vocalist Justin McKinney joined by guitarist Christopher Beattie (Dreamer), vocalist Derek Rydquist (ex-The Faceless, John Frum), and bassist Brandon Giffin (ex-The Faceless, Cynic), Datalysium finds THE ZENITH PASSAGE additional pushing disparate influences to the forefront of their sound. Relentless from begin to end, the file is a flawless marriage of technical head-fuckery, environment, melody, and shifting dynamics, always demanding the listener’s undivided consideration. From opener “The Axiom Of Error” with its stop-start assault to the agitated, richly textured and unstoppable “Synaptic Depravation,” or the dramatic, lush and epic closing title observe, THE ZENITH PASSAGE is relentlessly artistic and insistently push their sound in fascinating, engrossing instructions.
When requested to explain the file, the band achieve this vividly, “Think about if Necrophagist and Meshuggah have been married, and Cynic and Extol received married, then years later they went to a swingers occasion to boost their relationships, which then grew to become an everyday factor. From this, all of them had a child collectively, nobody is aware of who the organic father is, however that’s cool as a result of they’re co-parenting. That child then grows up, idolizing David Lynch, Ridley Scott and movie noir. He then goes to movie college for a few years, however drops out as a result of he’d relatively play synth music, however finally ends up broke and homeless. Then Datalysium can be that child.“
Provides the band of “Divinertia II,” “Lyrically, this tune is in regards to the panic that in the end causes what we will contemplate a Huge Bang throughout the context of Datalysium. In Half I, we discover a common totality that exists in a closed loop. In some unspecified time in the future it will get smart to the concept of ‘extra.’ In ‘Divinertia II,’ this concept manifests ‘extra’ into existence, unexpectedly splitting into the identified and unknown realities that we exist in at the moment, all borne of confusion and worry.
“Musically, we discover and increase on a motif and counterpoint theme, which evolves into numerous tempos and momentum. A majority of this tune is only one riff performed at numerous speeds utilizing a well-recognized rhythmic motif all through. The evolving tempos are all derivatives of triplet, as a nod to the variety of the universe, 333.“
Watch the efficiency video for THE ZENITH PASSAGE‘s “Divinertia II” at THIS LOCATION.
Watch the band’s beforehand launched video for first single, “Lexicontagion,” at THIS LOCATION.
Datalysium was recorded between McKinney’s dwelling studio and Rydquist’s residence, with some vocals tracked at Flatline Audio with Dave Otero (Cattle Decapitation, Wake), who additionally combined the album. McKinney dealt with the monitoring, whereas they introduced in Ryan Williams (The Black Dahlia Homicide, John Frum) to supply a few of the bass and vocals.
Datalysium might be launched on normal LP, limited-edition LP, CD, and digital codecs. For preorders, go to: metalblade.com/thezenithpassage
THE ZENITH PASSAGE will assist Fallujah and Enterprise Earth on a brief run of dwell dates this Summer time. The Dying Empyrean Tour runs from July ninth in Las Vegas, Nevada by way of July twentieth in Mesa, Arizona.
On July twenty first, the band will play a particular file launch present at Knucklehead in Hollywood, California. Entry is FREE with album buy. Help might be offered by Civerous and Kron. See all confirmed dates beneath.
THE ZENITH PASSAGE w/ Fallujah, Enterprise Earth:
7/09/2023 Backstage Bar – Las Vegas, NV
7/10/2023 Full Circle Brewing CO – Fresno, CA
7/11/2023 Goldfield – Roseville, CA
7/12/2023 Bossanova – Portland, OR
7/13/2023 El Corazon – Seattle, WA
7/14/2023 Armstrong Metallic Fest – Armstrong, BC
7/15/2023 The Huge Dipper – Spokane, WA
7/17/2023 Metro Music Corridor – Salt Lake Metropolis, UT
7/18/2023 HQ – Denver, CO
7/19/2023 Launchpad – Albuquerque, NM
7/20/2023 Nile Theater – Mesa, AZ
7/21/2023 Knucklehead – Hollywood, CA * Report launch present w/ Civerous, Kron
THE ZENITH PASSAGE:
Justin McKinney – guitars
Christopher Beattie – guitars
Brandon Giffin – bass
Derek Rydquist – vocals