Maedon-X – The Lion And The Ram (Album – Tresor Records)
Genre/Influences: Hard-Techno, Techno-Body, Industrial-Techno.
Format: Digital, Vinyl.
Background/Info: This work resulted from the collaborative efforts between Maeghan Donovan aka ‘Maedon’ and Adam Mitchell aka ‘Adam X’. While Adam X is running Sonic Groove Records this album has been released by Tresor Records.
Content: If you know the work of both artists you for sure can have an idea about the sound featured on this album. It’s a hard and dark Techno style infused by Industrial sound treatments and some EBM elements. It sounds pretty straight forward and sometimes a bit tormenting because of the cold blasts.
+ + + : I’m not surprised about this collaboration. Partners in crime and lovers, Maedon and Adam X are inviting the listeners to a true Technoid cataclysm. Maedon is known for her hard and merciless style which you rapidly recognize while I guess Adam X injected a retro-like element. Linear and furious, this work stands for non-stop danceable vibes. The opening piece “Breath In It” sounds by far my personal favorite one.
– – – : I got the feeling the work is getting a bit predictable after a while.
Conclusion: Maedon-X is a kind of damaging and perverted Techno sound for dungeon dancefloors.
Best songs: “Breath In It”, “Corrupt Pigs”, “Subterranean Caverns”, “Subliminal Messages”.
Artists: www.facebook.com/maed0n / www.facebook.com/AdamXsonicgroove
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