|It Comes Naturally
|My paralyzed brother taps his foot to this beat
|Developer, the horn
|CACAFUEGO, Nuestra Señora de la Concepción!
ISMFOF's second full-length expands their musical palette on this follow-up to their 2007 debut, You Can't Spell Slaughter Without Laughter to create a unique album that teems chaotic moments, brutal breakdowns, electronica interludes and melodic choruses. The band--vocalist Matt Mehana, drummer/keyboardist, Chris Lent and longtime collaborator, Travis Richter--have crafted a metallic masterpiece with Astral Rejection and raised the bar for sonic innovation and experimentation without sacrificing an ounce of the identity that has already endeared ISMFOF to fans all over the world.
"This time around it felt like we were actually writing a record rather than writing in pieces," Mehana responds when asked about the recording process. "It was definitely a new kind of experience because we were writing music that was unlike anything we'd heard before, but that's been our goal in this band all along... to push the envelope and create something new."
I SET MY FRIENDS ON FIRE have always followed their own musical path and that's evident by listening to just a few seconds of the …