The Ocean - Heliocentric

8.1 | 172 votes |
Release date: 13 April 2010
Style: Post-metal, Sludge metal, Hardcore


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01. Shamayim
02. Firmament
03. The First Commandment Of The Luminaries
04. Ptolemy Was Wrong
05. Metaphysics Of The Hangman
06. Catharsis Of A Heretic
07. Swallowed By The Earth
08. Epiphany
09. The Origin Of Species
10. The Origin Of God

Loïc Rossetti - vocals
Robin Staps - guitars, vocals
Jonathan "Jona" Nido - guitars
Luc Hess - drums, percussion
Louis Jucker - bass

Session musicians
Sheila Aguinaldo - vocals
Estelle Beiner - violin
Céline Portat - viola
Mitch Hertz - guitar
Esther Monnat - cello
Dalai Theofilopoulou - cello

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17.04.2010 - 18:09
Liver Failure
Sounded better than Precambrian so far, very good.

They are more melodic, less use of the horrible metalcore screams that I hate so much, and a nice sludge/post-hardocre instrumental. Still epic with this great thematic.

member of the true crusade against old school heavy metal, early 80s thrash, NWOBHM, traditional doom, first and second wave black metal, old school death metal, US power metal, 70s prog rock and atmospheric doomsludgestoner. o/
01.05.2010 - 22:05
Rating: 9
This album is a materpiece! Great stuff from The Ocean and I didn't expect them to release something like this...
02.05.2010 - 01:46
Darkside Momo
I'll have to liste to it again, but for now it sounded way too mellow for me...
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15.12.2012 - 21:50
Rating: 10
A master piece
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