Hydrogyn : “The Boiling Point” CD 30th October 2020 RFL Records. USA Heavy Metal band.
Jeff Westlake is back with a bomb. Former member after several solo albums, decided to get his band back on track. After numerous life events, the death of the bass player, the guitarist Jeff Boggs from the original line up busy , Jeff had to recruit new members.
To lean more about it , read the interview in The Metal Mag. A new singer Holly Hines who is somehow reminds the first singer with different vocals abilities. Jeff managed to create a new and modern album with the roots of Hydrogyn keeping the old fans following as gaining new ones.
Heavy riffs and melodies, the thirteen songs album is bringing you a universe the band is known for. In a way we can say it is back to the bombshell album that made the explosion at the time. Difficult not to get the link after the much classics albums , got the band in a much rocking tunes.
The boiling point has the receipt of decades of Rock and Hard Rock tunes with the heaviness of their debut. Some song much more into the deep feelings and some more into the heavy side. “Worthless Love” is an example of the ‘ballad‘ Hydrogyn has the power to create and get onto the higher steps of the billboard.
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Among three cover songs (Blondie, Presley, Tears for Fears), made in a rocking way giving this album a mix of Rock and Heavy Metal in the sauce of Hydrogyn style.
Influence from the first albums with a modern touch, it kicks and touches your senses. A great album to own 98/100.