The German band Cryptex have a sound that is smiling and swearing, paired with grandiose melodies and ant hemic songs! A fascinating and highly explosive mixture of rock, alternative with slight folk attitude and prog-art of the old kind. 8th of May their Once Upon A Time their third effort will be released. The track Bloodmoon,
The band states, «This is Cryptex. Born in 2k8. We make beautiful, ugly, smooth, heavy, hyped, underrated, simple and complex rock music. You’re welcome».
Once Upon A Time shows Cryptex in such a uniform way and at the same time with a diversity and enthusiasm as rarely heard before. It’s obvious what caused this creative explosion: Along with Simon Moskon, guitarist André Jean Henri Mertens joins in as one of the leading song writers. Add bassist and co-lyricist Marc Andrejkovits (and drummer Simon Schröder, who drummed his way through their new record) into the mix and you end up with a group of like-minded people who do not only share their taste in music but also a burning need on voicing similar topics. The track When The Flood Begins,