Hailing from South-Wales Godsticks open 2020 with their new and until now most accomplished studio album Inescapable. The music is a amalgam of alternative metal, prog and heavy rock with a dynamic range of angular riffs and emotional depth will leave listeners reeling. The band’s sound has refined over the years, starting with the very nice and promising debut Spiral Vendetta ten years ago. Three years later the sound was even more mature and fascinating with on the album The Envisage Conundrum.
Five years ago Godsticks released the technically astounding metal album Emergence to the more industrial and progressive-influenced Faced With Rage from 2017. Now, with Inescapable, the band have channeled their energy and technical ability into the melody, phrasing and vocal performance, allowing a captivating focus on emotion. The track Surrender with spiced synth grooves,
The epic track Change is a real prog song which shows how ambitious the band is and where they also succeed in making a fantastic song.
The track Denigrate, featuring TesseracT’s Daniel Tompkins with vocal harmonies, adding an extra layer of aggression and energy.