Jinjer - Macro
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Based on 3 reviews
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Based on 70 ratings
2019 Ratings: #180
Liked by 7 people
October 25, 2019 / Release Date
LP / Format
Napalm / Label
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I honestly wasn't expecting to get another Jinjer release this year since their Micro EP ended up being their best work yet, and when I heard that they were actually working on a full-length album, I was both hyped and worried. Now that it has actually dropped, I'm extremely glad that they released this. This is genuinely their best album yet, even better than their Micro EP.

As with every single release from Jinjer, this album further shows the evolution of their sound. Jinjer are one of ... read more


JinJer proves their Djent chops on Macro. Incorporate strange lounge elements into the mix similar to the #12 looks like you, but slightly defanged vocal performance. It seems that on Macro the band is allowed to do some more experimental work that is reminiscent of early Veil of Maya. Jinjer does a great job of being familiar while carving their own lane.


Basically just an extended version of the Micro EP, but unfortunately not nearly as consistent. Something that bothers me a lot, they like to repeat themselves way too much, give me more Pisces please.
Favorites: Judgement (& Punishment), On the Top and Home Back.

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Track List

  1. On the Top
  2. Pit of Consciousness
  3. Judgement (& Punishment)
  4. Retrospection
  5. Pausing Death
  6. Noah
  7. Home Back
  8. The Prophecy
  9. lainnereP

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Added on: August 23, 2019