Altered State

TesseracT - Altered State
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Based on 6 reviews
2013 Ratings: #778 / 1080
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Based on 45 ratings
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Oh god what on earth I was thinking, this album is an absolute masterpiece! I've been completely obsessed with it. While I still prefer Daniel Tompkins this album has grown on me like no other album ever and now definitely surpasses all their other material damn. No single second feels wasted especially from the technical aspect is nearly perfect the way they use polyrhythms is just sex. Instrumentally and songwriting wise also clearly their best album: from amazing chord progressions to tasty ... read more
Just perfection
Some really great production and unique instrumentation, but sometimes they can be at odds at each other, and the ideas don’t pan out all of the time.

Standout: Of Mind - Nocturne
Favs: Of Reality - Palingenisis, Of Matter - Retrospect, Of Mind - Exile, Of Matter - Resist
Least fav: Of Reality - Calabi-Yau (wtf is that sax doing in a djent song)
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Track List

  1. Of Matter: Proxy
  2. Of Matter: Retrospect
  3. Of Matter: Resist
  4. Of Mind: Nocturne
  5. Of Mind: Exiled
  6. Of Reality: Eclipse
  7. Of Reality: Palingenesis
  8. Of Reality: Calabi-Yau
  9. Of Energy: Singularity
  10. Of Energy: Embers
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Added on: May 13, 2015