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Power thrash and traditionalism
This U.K. band have been around since 2005, releasing a few demos and a compilation before this debut record for Black Wizard. 'Wessex Steel' gallops galley-west into power thrash and traditionalism, a conglomerate of loose and lively selections. The solos are plentiful to highlight militant drums and a vocalist that is super clean, bordering on sterile thrash ethics. It isn't as ugly as Destruction, but never burns as bright as Europe's power metal pageantry. If you are window shopping, it is definitely worth a second glance...or maybe just a longer stare the first time.
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