Erra - ERRA
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ERRA made probably one of the best decisions in moving to UNFD and putting out this record with them. It is going to be very tough to knock this album off the top of my AOTY list and I am excited to see multiple bands try. Seriously, this is definitely the best work ERRA have ever put out. I never would have expected to be a fan of ERRA ever, because their technical prowess felt way too over the top. With this album, they've truly changed the game. Whenever concerts start back up again, I'll be ... read more
This LP is kinda frustrating to me.

Erra's sound has always been, to my ears, very fresh in the increasingly uninteresting field of djent-y metalcore. The technical prowess of the guitarists and the band's clear talent at building an emotive and hefty atmosphere cannot be understated. That said, Erra has also always received a bit of criticism for certain facets of their sound.

Namely, the one-note nature of the harsh vocals from JT Cavey and the overreliance on djent tropes.

I think ... read more
Erra - Erra

Genre: Metalcore
Country: UK

Final Verdict: 65% (Good Album)
Yearly Ranking: 80th / 275

Highlight: Remnant

Made me think of:

Within the Ruins
Bring me the Horizon
Christ this production. Periphery did to metal production what pick-up artists did to insecure nerd men.
Solid, intense and melodic, ERRA knows exactly what they are capable of, and they showcase how great musicians they are on every single track. This is a perfect progressive metalcore album, without any low points, but if I had to pick something weak, it would be the last track, since I'm not a big fan of these type of slow metalcore ballads with a lot of melodic passages.
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Track List

  1. Snowblood
  2. Gungrave
  3. Divisionary
  4. House of Glass
  5. Shadow Autonomous
  6. Electric Twilight
  7. Scorpion Hymn
  8. Lunar Halo
  9. Vanish Canvas
  10. Eidolon
  11. Remnant
  12. Memory Fiction
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Added on: January 21, 2021