New Veil Of Maya Song
2012-01-17 by BroManCaptainGuySirDylan | 69 Comments

Listen to Veil Of Maya's brand new track 'Vicious Circles', taken from their upcoming album 'Eclipse' here:
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=FBazfB4oaGE
'Eclipse' is set to be released February 28th.

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505maximus
January 17th 2012

10 Comments


Me likey

gabethepiratesquid
January 17th 2012

4521 Comments


Song has its moments but ehhhh Idunno

loveisamixtape
January 17th 2012

5915 Comments


yeah, a lot of people are hating on this, but i dig it. i never liked their old stuff, either.

there's a good whole 2 minutes without any chugging. they've progressed.

Digging: Keep - Hypnosis for Sleep

saucy
January 17th 2012

342 Comments


Would have liked it more if they went back into the riff after the clean section, THEN into the breakdown.

ITsHxCTOASTER
January 17th 2012

2476 Comments


That was pretty good, can't wait to hear the rest. I think The Common Man's Collapse will still be my favorite though, but maybe that's just because I've heard that album like over 9000 times

Brumas
January 17th 2012

118 Comments


They sound better than ever here, I'm looking forward to this release.

TechieCore
January 17th 2012

662 Comments


Obviously none of you above have listened to Common Man's or [id] much. It's a bunch of rehashed riffs just changed slightly, hoping no one will notice.

Band has been going downhill since [id].

DinoX
January 17th 2012

3582 Comments


coolio

botb
January 17th 2012

9562 Comments


best song they've done in years as far as i'm concerned

MMX
January 17th 2012

4785 Comments


Pretty sweet song

Digging: 68 - In Humor and Sadness

Shevanel92
January 17th 2012

79 Comments


Digging it, and finally they stopped going with Michael Keene for the production...

saucy
January 17th 2012

342 Comments


@Techiecore

[id] was fucking terrible.

ITsHxCTOASTER
January 17th 2012

2476 Comments


Yeah [id] was a major step down from The Common Man's Collapse

Buttloaves
January 17th 2012

46 Comments


These lyrics are retarded

climactic
January 17th 2012

18369 Comments


sick

riff is killer

bloozclooz
January 17th 2012

1770 Comments


BUT will the new album come in 4 different colors?

FearThyEvil
January 17th 2012

12287 Comments


Twas' good.

PurpleDino
January 17th 2012

3049 Comments


band has always been boring to me, will check this out

Annayalater
January 17th 2012

192 Comments


Me gusta

AfterTheBreakdown
January 17th 2012

7106 Comments


based off of this it's safe to say it's going to be better than [Id]

pmmets07
January 17th 2012

5848 Comments


one of the youtube comments:

"For all you´╗┐ emo pussies fucks..
I hope your queer-ass, v-neck, skinny jeaned, bitch singing, half-assed, mediocre, and over-used
breakdowns fucking die. Get fucking skill, no body likes a bitch trying to act tough.
Oh yeah,
Veil of Maya is song and I can't wait for the new album."

this song is good until the out of place breakdown

Evreaia
January 17th 2012

3955 Comments


Not bad, not that good either.. Never heard a song by them and i'm not about to do so after hearing this..

Especially since everyone complains about the low amount of breakdowns (WTF??), which makes me think their older songs are filled with them.

Digging: Monarch - Sabbracadaver

KSK1
January 17th 2012

4072 Comments


Never liked this band at all cause the vocals always sucked immensely. This sounds pretty decent. I'll probably give the full album a listen.

Also, lol at that YouTube comment.

Eulogize
January 17th 2012

2968 Comments


pretty cool

Pharoh
January 17th 2012

3326 Comments


intro reminds me of boo

BugZoid
January 17th 2012

331 Comments


Not terrible, but far from impressive. Once it got to the "djent" part I lost all enthusiasm.

sspedding
January 17th 2012

4751 Comments


the best song they've ever recorded. I hope this is actually going to be good.

bloc
January 17th 2012

34679 Comments


Holy fuck the vocals sound like AHP-era BOO. This is song is awesome! :D

Digging: Anberlin - Lowborn

Leatherneck
January 17th 2012

660 Comments


lyrics are crappy imo, the rest is decent but nothing spectacular

pizzamachine
January 17th 2012

12571 Comments


Pretty m/

rokknroll4
January 17th 2012

161 Comments


Band has always been pretty decent in my eyes, seems like this won't be too much different.

TechieCore
January 17th 2012

662 Comments


@saucy

You moron. No shit. I said SINCE [id].

God damn.

jimmykidd
January 17th 2012

528 Comments


yeea that breakdown kinda didn't work. song was pretty good though.

saucy
January 17th 2012

342 Comments


@Techie

Yeah, I realized that. Apologies.

manicmonkey
January 17th 2012

454 Comments


those youtube comments are awful. liking the song!

Turdles
January 17th 2012

99 Comments


Song is okay. Nothing special.

AfterTheBreakdown
January 17th 2012

7106 Comments


I read on the forums that the guitarist said that this was his least favorite track on the album. If it truely is the one of the weakest tracks holy shit..

zaruyache
January 17th 2012

5920 Comments


Not bad, but the thin production kills it. Sounds a lot like BoO, as others have said.

Digging: Sunwolf - Beholden To Nothing And No One

beans
January 17th 2012

2332 Comments


this is pretty damn solid. seemed a little choppy with the middle interlude part into the breakdown at the end though.

sounds like they couldn't come up with anything better or something like that

LowFatYogurt
January 17th 2012

37 Comments


everything sounded good until that breakdown at the end. god i hate those

crowing51
January 17th 2012

3446 Comments


This is like the only song they ever wrote with one breakdown I believe.....

loveisamixtape
January 17th 2012

5915 Comments


i feel like they did the breakdown at the end because they pretty much had to. every veil of maya song that's ever been written has been "chug chug chug" and while it's a huge step in the right direction at how lacking the chug part is in this song besides the end, they can't really just drop the whole sound that got them to where they are. either that or sumerian was like "what the fuck bro, no breakdown?"

either way, i think it's really solid and i'm looking forward to this album.

dannydropb
January 18th 2012

38 Comments


I like how they brought back the riffing, because [id] was basically like "hey look how many weird chords we can chug on!" This sounds a lot more like something from The Common Man's Collapse, and I love that album. Pretty excited for this new album now, I was almost sure that they were going to continue down the path of mediocrity.

po0ty
January 18th 2012

486 Comments


id was boring so is this

Zorak
January 18th 2012

3188 Comments


Song fucking ruled. Best thing they've done yet. The breakdown wasn't bad so idk why people are bitching.

bennyola09
January 18th 2012

249 Comments


its okay, new I, The Breather is better

KILL
January 18th 2012

70718 Comments


worst song ive ever heard

Digging: Gal Costa - Gal Costa

AfterTheBreakdown
January 18th 2012

7106 Comments


true that ^^^

Zorak
January 19th 2012

3188 Comments


"its okay, new I, The Breather is better"

lol are you fucking kidding me? No way in hell.

Drimys
January 19th 2012

3 Comments


Mid part sounds like an enlightened porno. Weak compared to common mans collapse

sspedding
January 19th 2012

4751 Comments


wrong

TechieCore
January 21st 2012

662 Comments


^ Not wrong. This is a garbage song, one of the worst they've ever made.

KILL
January 21st 2012

70718 Comments


they have yet to make a good song its crazy

TechieCore
January 21st 2012

662 Comments


How can you not like We Bow In It's Aura?

KILL
January 21st 2012

70718 Comments


cos its lame and gay

Spec
January 21st 2012

27062 Comments


Was it bland and uninspired? Cause thats what i look for in a band.

ILJ
January 21st 2012

6619 Comments


The only song they ever made that was better than We Bow In its Aura was It's Not Safe to Swim Today.

Song had high points, but I wasn't impressed.

Digging: Mastodon - Once More 'Round the Sun

TechieCore
January 21st 2012

662 Comments


@KILL

I guess since I'm a guitarist I can appreciate the riffage Marc Okubo can occasionally dish out.

AfterTheBreakdown
January 22nd 2012

7106 Comments


do you have a band techiecore?

Zorak
January 23rd 2012

3188 Comments


it's not safe to swim today isn't that hard to play. just fast tempo

botb
January 23rd 2012

9562 Comments


"either that or sumerian was like "what the fuck bro, no breakdown?"
"

that's what it was i promise. sumerian is kind of notorious for that. my friend's band signed a contract to sumerian and they ended up having to get out of the contract to release the album they wanted to because ash told them it needed more breakdowns to be marketable.

Pharoh
January 23rd 2012

3326 Comments


where is your friends band now

botb
January 23rd 2012

9562 Comments


http://thistimeitswar.bandcamp.com/

Zorak
January 23rd 2012

3188 Comments


"needed more breakdowns to be marketable"

more breakdowns, less progression? wtf i dont even

Eulogize
January 23rd 2012

2968 Comments


Sounds good to me

Zorak
January 23rd 2012

3188 Comments


the song or more breakdowns and less progression?

Eulogize
January 23rd 2012

2968 Comments


The song was pretty cool and the more breakdowns, less progression.

Zorak
January 23rd 2012

3188 Comments


*sigh* I'm giving up on you Eulogize.

Eulogize
January 23rd 2012

2968 Comments


alright



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