Release date: 24 October 2009
Style: Symphonic progressive metal

Rating:

7.9 | 28 votes

Owners:

23 have it
7 want it


01. Mesmerised
02. Earthbound
03. Arcane Solace
04. Another World

Review


Additional info
Produced and engineered by Jaime Gomez-Areliano.
Recorded at Zed One Studios and Orgone Studios.
Mastered at Orgone Mastering.

All music by Tom MacLean - arranged by To-Mera
All lyrics, vocals and artwork by Julie Kiss

Released independently by the band in 2009, only available at their live shows or via their merch store (www.to-mera.com).

Staff review by
Ivor

Rating:
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To-Mera's music is generally not easily accessible. From the first demo To-Mera has required a considerable effort to get into the vibe. If you picture their music as a steep hill that's hard to climb on its own even when employing four-limb drive, it was made harder to grasp by someone throwing rocks at you from the top of the hill. It required a fair amount of concentration to listen to them. Now the band are back with the new EP called Earthbound.

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published 22.11.2009 | Comments (8)



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tea[m]ster - 22.04.2011 at 23:33  
Rating: 9 Most people who can even stand To-Mera don't like the direction the band headed with this release; Most people who have never heard of To-Mera probably will not like it at all. Please be patient all of you. Give this EP a few turns on the table with your outmost, undivided attention. You will discover something different during each listen. It is really a remarkable progressive metal record.
Unhealer - 16.09.2012 at 18:59  
Rating: 9 This EP is fantastic. The incorporation of the 8 string-guitars and the blending of the jazz influences with the metal sections result in maximum win.
Also the production is a lot better, the vocals don't sound annoying as they did at times in the older albums. Looking forward for their next release this month

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