New Scar Symmetry album

2014-01-21 by rapedbyelephants | 27 Comments
Scar Symmetry announced via YouTube yesterday that they will releasing a a new album in 2014. It will be titled "The Singularity(phase I: Neohumanity)" and will be the first album in a trilogy.

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=xJOuTWj96b0

Tagged: Scar Symmetry

Comments:Add a Comment 
tacos N stuff
January 21st 2014
457 Comments


honestly lost interest in these guys after holographic universe...

Digging: Nujabes - Luv(sic) Part 1-6

VermTheInquisitor
January 21st 2014
489 Comments


Until Holographic Universe the band was untouchable, since the departure of christian they went downhill.

Crysis
Staff Reviewer
January 21st 2014
16757 Comments


will likely be absolutely terrible

VermTheInquisitor
January 21st 2014
489 Comments


Band still makes good songs, but as whole their albums are just average

Ending
January 21st 2014
1928 Comments


I'm pretty sure most people lost interest in them after Holographic Universe.

Won't be terrible like Crysis says, I don't think, but it'll sure as hell be surprising if it's anything above average.

shredaman
January 21st 2014
52 Comments


You people suck holographic universe was a great album and j have no doubt this trilogy will be great

rapedbyelephants
January 21st 2014
294 Comments


i know its trendy to pretend like you hate the new scar symmetry albums but they're just as good as the old ones.

VermTheInquisitor
January 21st 2014
489 Comments


Are decent but far from the same level of the holographic universe. Still, pretending to hate Scar Symmetry is pathetic, even for a hipster

Madbutcher3
January 21st 2014
1207 Comments


They're alright too much junz at times though

JohnFire
January 21st 2014
290 Comments


Really thought they were done after Dark Matter Dimensions, but The Unseen Empire is one of the best metal albums of the last five years at least. Looking forward to this.

skoopy48
January 21st 2014
1669 Comments


Their post-Christian stuff has been pretty underrated. Still I'm not sure about a trilogy.

zaruyache
January 21st 2014
8654 Comments


First post-Christian album was meh
second post-Christian album was ok--3/5 but nothing special.
I'm sorta glad he's gone, actually. After having lent his voice to many bands over the years, I've come to be really bored of hearing it. His death growl is so distinguishable it's sort of become a cliche in and of itself. I'm glad 'Symmetry's new vocalists don't sound like him.

Digging: Timbre - Sun & Moon

Ending
January 21st 2014
1928 Comments


They never got BAD per se, they just dropped down to average after Christian left. He added so much to the band and gave them a hugely valuable dynamic to their sound, and without him there's little to really differentiate them from most other melodeath bands these days.

Jacob818Hollows
January 21st 2014
136 Comments


I honestly liked Dark Matter Dimensions, and I thought these guys were better off without Christian. Yeah, the guy is a great vocalist, but I felt like he brought this super pretentious vibe to the music. The Unseen Empire was pretty bad, but I honestly like the two guys more than Christian.

Ending
January 21st 2014
1928 Comments


Fair enough. In the end you're the real winner I guess, since the era of Christian is over yet post-Christian Scar has two albums with a trilogy planned.

Darkwatch025
January 21st 2014
203 Comments


Holographic Universe is one of my favorite metal album ever, but I still think this band makes great music. Everything they put out is awesome in my opinion and I think the new vocalists are a good fit. Can't wait for this.

Motiv3
January 22nd 2014
8957 Comments


gonna prolly suck.

SitarHero
January 22nd 2014
4896 Comments


Shwing!

Whispered4tw
January 22nd 2014
664 Comments


Never got into the guy who handles the 'clean' vocals, so I'm not that interested for this.

R6Rider
January 22nd 2014
4878 Comments


will likely be absolutely terrible

yup



FrozenVain
January 22nd 2014
2584 Comments


woah, a trilogy? I thought they would disband after one of the guitarists left after the release of The Unseen Empire.

VermTheInquisitor
January 22nd 2014
489 Comments


The preview seems quite decent

Pankar95
January 22nd 2014
148 Comments


The Unseen Empire contained some good stuff. Itw as definitely an improvement so this could be great too.

Impervious
January 22nd 2014
447 Comments


Everything I've heard from this band has been pretty awesome. Holographic Universe has been my favorite that I have been jamming to for about 5 years and I still listen to it frequently.

Three albums is a lot of material but as long as it doesn't all sound like filler and recycled material I think this could be good. If it is a concept story, I'm inteterested even more.

TzarChasm
January 22nd 2014
205 Comments


Holographic Universe was a virtually flawless album; losing Christian is easily the worst thing that's ever happened to this band. Dark Matter Dimensions was piss-poor follow up that I tend to forget I even own. On the other hand, I love The Unseen Empire, so I can't help but have high hopes for this.

I'm crossing my fingers and reserving judgment.

rapedbyelephants
January 22nd 2014
294 Comments


the new singers are just as good. one of used to be in Edge of Sanity.

XfingTheSullen
January 23rd 2014
3027 Comments


Roberth's growls are by all means top notch. Lars' singing could use some improvement, but it's not tragic either. Anyhow, the singers weren't the problem with their last two albums, it was the songwriting. But have faith - Soilwork released The Living Infinite after three absolutely abysmal albums and one good one. Actually The Panic Broadcast was pretty fucking sweet, and it was only the start of an upward slope. If Soilwork could do it, can't Scar Symmetry? puh-lease



You have to be logged in to post a comment. Login | Create a Profile





MOST VIEWED NEWS

Brand New release new song as a f..
Tool + Mastodon supergroup
Slint guitarist survives suicide ..
Muse unleash new single
Scarlett Johansson forms band
Nickelback get groovy
New Muse song
Brand New premiere new song
B.B. King Dead
Steven Wilson premieres new tune



OTHER RECENT NEWS

New Divine Sins video
New Slayer Album
Young Guns put out another song
Robert Smith covers The Twilight ..
Slayer announce album title
New Sicko Mobb mixtape
Late of the Pier Drummer Died
New NYVES video
Nibiru stream new album
Symphony X detail new LP
Cattle Decapitation detail new al..
Bethlehem split
Abyssal unveil new track
ASAP Rocky debuts new video
Citizen premieres new single

» see all news

RELATED REVIEWS
Scar Symmetry
The Singularity - Phase I: Neohumanity
Scar Symmetry
The Unseen Empire
Scar Symmetry
Dark Matter Dimensions
Scar Symmetry
Holographic Universe
Scar Symmetry
Pitch Black Progress
FAQ // STAFF & CONTRIBUTORS // SITE FORUM // CONTACT US

Bands: A B C D E F G H I J K L M N O P Q R S T U V W X Y Z


Site Copyright 2005-2014 Sputnikmusic.com
All Album Reviews Displayed With Permission of Authors | Privacy Policy