Vokonis : “Grasping Time” CD & LP & Digital 6th September 2019 The Sign Records. Sweden Pop / Doom / Heavy Metal band. Down tuned with power kicking strong heavy riffs, they are blasting and get you addicted in a minute. While their songs aren’t that much original, the way they create them as a three piece band makes it original.
With an influence from Black Sabbath groove and some seventies pop style in the vein of Pink Floyd , it gives you Vokonis extraordinary tunes that smashes your brain with pleasure. In the time of extreme distortion, many bands are getting back to the roots and make their own sound to gather the people who loves music.
Vokonis has found a way to keep the power of today’s bands with the tunes of the seventies. Showing that the digital era has also the power to keep it as analog as it was. A three piece band with an explosive composing strength. The intense groove the band has in its music make you love their style and dig their universe.
The album is starting with a strong moshing tune to get you in the mood and helps you captivating your senses, while the more you go to the end the more the soft touch is heavy and takes you to your deep feelings. A journey into the abyss of musical creations from this powerful trio, with plenty of emotion and good vibe.
An amazing yet original cover artwork, the band sends you into the arts and imagination. Let yourself go and enjoy this piece of art. Swedish musicians are awesome and manage to create something new with the oldies mixed up with the modern sound.
Have a taste of this powerful song that shreds your Metal heart :
So if you are loving this song then you must own the album! It has everything to drive you crazy and in love with this band. They have no boundaries and their music is just an extension of all the music that went alive decades ago. A great album for music lovers.
Eight songs of blasting power and feel to make you spend a great time and listen for hours. “Embers” , “AntierQueen” ,”Exiled” … From the start to the end you will float into this ocean of melodies and it will be hard for you to stop it and get back to a normal life 98/100.