City of Decaying Gaze

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Based in Moscow, Negative Voice have been in existence since 2000. After an independently released EP in 2010, they released their debut album “Infinite Dissonance” in 2013 on Inverse Records which received a lot of favourable reviews and comparisons to old-Katatonia, October Tide, and Daylight Dies. It was with this album that Negative Voice drew our attention as well and we featured them on Hypnotic Dirge’s 2013 compilation release. Since then, Negative Voice has been busy writing a follow-up album to a solid debut, with the result being an album entitled “Cold, Redrafted” ready for release in March 2016 on Hypnotic Dirge Records and BadMoodMan Music.

“Cold, Redrafted” builds upon what is found on the debut and adds a lot of new elements as well. At its core, the album is still Blackened Doom in the vein of the genre giants, but on this album Negative Voice expands on that, adding clean vocals, experimenting with song structure and textures, and including influences from other genres, enthralling melodies and a progressive sound to an album drenched in darkness. Creative melodies and riffs as well as a masterful command of song flow aid in making this an extremely solid album filled with instantly memorable songs.

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Straight line road lights
Yellow and cold blue ones
Through the splotched glass
From the chamber of hopelessness

Shapely rows of windows torches
Grey and purple layer of clouds
Tor stones of human caves
Thin spires of aspiration

Decaying hollow
Maldorous haze spreads
Black smoke over works
Agonized soul's shrieks
Tightness in the air
And who could weigh the backwash
Hum from the next door room
Interrupted my sleep
Summer breeze strokes my skin
Four years after
I am here again

Bending road yellow lights
Vital alley of breath downstairs
Grey concrete giants
Zigzag ragged hackles of clouds

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from Cold Redrafted, released April 11, 2016
Evgeny Loginov - Guitar, Vocals
Andrew Samsonov - Guitars
Alexander Nikolsky - Bass
Konstantin Pavlov - Drums

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