Juggernaut: Alpha

Periphery - Juggernaut: Alpha
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Based on 34 ratings
2015 Ratings: #252
January 27, 2015 / Release Date
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Sumerian / Label
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The first half of the Juggernaut duology of albums by Periphery, Alpha is definitely the lighter of the two. Personally, I prefer Omega, but that's not to say that Alpha is bad; far, far from it. Alpha is the first time Periphery truly took a more mature and melodic approach to their work, and boy does it work. The album simultaneously explores different sounds and styles whilst remaining concise and focused, leading to a highly enjoyable listen. Some songs such as 'Psychosphere' do tread back ... read more
This album is so incredible, the way every song is structured and builds is truly mindblowing! Every little section sits and works perfectly and oh boy those transitions and reprises. So fucking good!
Favorites: Alpha, 22 Faces, Psychosphere, The Scourge, Heavy Heart and Rainbow Gravity.
I thought Linkin Park was a tragic 2000s mistake.
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Track List

  1. A Black Minute
  2. MK Ultra
  3. Heavy Heart
  4. The Event
  5. The Scourge
  6. Alpha
  7. 22 Faces
  8. Rainbow Gravity
  9. Four Lights
  10. Psychosphere
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Added on: January 10, 2015