Wow... you weren't kidding...
Tue Sep 11, 2018 2:47pm

I just watched a few moments of one of their pieces.

A fascinating vocal combination. While it isn't really my style of music, it really is striking and shows some real gifts. And I have to agree a.k.i. really shows some impressive control, it isn't just growling unintelligibly.

I think the two voices, while very different, do work well together with the overall style.

Cool. I'll have to take some more time later to listen to more.

  • An interesting example of this contrast exists in a favorite new band of mine, the underground Tokyo metalcore band TELECiDE. They have two singers, and they have utterly different singing styles... more
    • ....but I really like the music and the vocals from the girl that sings. I typically don't listen to this type of music anymore (I was very much into Metal when I was younger), but I never liked the... more
      • I generally dislike it, too.Poppet, Wed Sep 12 11:18am
        In fact, prior to TELECiDE, I only liked that vocal style in harsh industrial music, where it kinda fits. I find a.k.i. to be a unique exception to that. Generally, the metal I like is almost... more
    • Wow... you weren't kidding... — Sprout, Tue Sep 11 2:47pm
      • =)Poppet, Tue Sep 11 3:33pm
        They really are worth investigating, even if the genre isn't your cuppa (I'm a bit of a metalhead....). They don't have much of a discography yet (they've only existed a little over a year), but... more