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A solid improvement from their previous album
With 'Gravity', Caliban brings the groove and the aggression back to their music. Moving away from the slickness and accessibility of 2014's 'Ghost Empire', 'Gravity' brings some heavy hitting riffs, deep and rumbling vocals and catchy breakdowns. The gang vocals are still heavily used and the fluctuating guttural/clean vocal formula for metalcore is executed precisely. A solid improvement from their previous album, 'Gravity' has that edge and fire that you look for in these types of genre releases.
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