After more than a decade since the band’s previous album, California tech death giants Odious Mortem will release Synesthesia arrives January 17 on Willowtip Records. That album is an awe-inspiring slab of accomplished death metal aggression. Synesthesia avoiding the clinical sterility of many modern death metal productions, the band created a sound on Synesthesia that is raw, robust, and infused with an authentic old school spirit.
The time between releases seems only to have hardened the band’s resolve to continue creating extreme metal magnificence, as evidenced by Synesthesia. The track Ruins Of The Timeworn,
All music and lyrics written by Odious Mortem. David Siskin (former guitarist) was also a musical contributor to the album. Guest guitar solos on the track Condemnation Foretold performed by Cary Geare. The new album is recorded at Electric Orange Studios in San Diego, CA. Engineered by Jon Green, mixed and mastered by Richard Houghten. Artwork by Adam Friedman.
Odious Mortem was formed in 2000 by Dan Eggers (guitar, vocals), David Siskin (guitar) and KC Howard (drums). Joel Horner (bass) joined the band in 2004 and they released their debut album Devouring The Prophecy in 2005 on Unique Leader Records. Anthony Trapani became the new lead vocalist in 2005.