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Pain of Salvation

Pain of Salvation is a Swedish progressive metal band featuring Daniel Gildenlöw, who is the lyricist, chief composer, guitarist,and lead vocalist. Their sound is characterized by powerful, accentuated guitar work, broad vocal range, abrupt switchingbetween heavy and calm passages, intense syncopation, and polyrhythmic experimentation. Another trademark of the band isthat each album is a concept album. Some examples of the topics addressed in the band's albums are: war and its effect onfamily and humanity, environmental issues (e.g., nuclear power), the forming of the individual, and the nature of God,humankind, and existence.

Similar Bands: Faith No More, Rush, Fates Warning, Leprous, Seventh Wonder

LPs
Road Salt Two
2011

3.7
139 Votes
Road Salt One
2010

3.4
185 Votes
Scarsick
2006

3.4
241 Votes
Be
2004

4
285 Votes
Remedy Lane
2002

4.2
397 Votes
The Perfect Element, Part 1
2000

4.3
382 Votes
One Hour by the Concrete Lake
1999

3.8
190 Votes
Entropia
1997

3.9
186 Votes
EPs
Linoleum
2009

3.2
53 Votes
Live Albums
Ending themes on the two deaths of PoS
2009

4.2
43 Votes
BE Live (DVD)
2005

4.4
55 Votes
12:5
2004

4.3
84 Votes
Compilations
Rarites and Early Demos
2002

2.8
2 Votes

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