Vokonis – Odyssey (2021) – Review

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Okay, I confess. I am a sucker for great album covers. And Vokonis‘ new piece Odyssey just made me pick up that record by the sheer force of its art. A bird that is about to be swallowed by THE VORTEX1) with ethereal floating cities as companions? It’s as psychedelic as they come. And we loved every pixel of it.

Invitations to weirdo country with a soundscape on steroids full of spacey, psychedelic electronica. That’s what it suggests, right? Or is the vortex there to channel those annoying shouted vocals a bit better? Questions, and still more questions. … [...] Click to raid more!

Newsflash: Jupiter Hollow embark on an Odyssey!

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By the Holy Fucking Metal Cow. Where did this one come from? And is it really metal? Not quite.

But there is hope for the Prog genre after all. Help is on the way, though. The prog brigade of the future is on the prowl, like. But do I indeed hear Leprous rummaging around backstage? Well, some of that may fit. But it’s not quite as straightforward as that either.

Now, the Canadians of Jupiter Hollow serve you real hefty Progressive Rock, with some metal infusions. And this on their first attempt at fame.

Their furious debut EP Odyssey is a complex [...] Click to raid more!