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Language – The Contortionist

September 19th, 2014

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iTunes Price: $9.99

Genre: Metal

Released: Sep 16, 2014

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(70 Ratings)




Language – The Contortionist

Name Artist Time Price
1.
The Source Contortionist 2:39 $1.29
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Language I: Intuition Contortionist 5:24 $1.29
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Language II: Conspire Contortionist 4:15 $1.29
4.
Integration Contortionist 5:46 $1.29
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Thrive Contortionist 6:04 $1.29
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Primordial Sound Contortionist 6:28 $1.29
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Arise Contortionist 3:58 $1.29
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Ebb & Flow Contortionist 7:06 $1.29
9.
The Parable Contortionist 7:05 $1.29
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Customer Reviews

“Cynic-core” doesn’t mean anything (5 stars)

Regarding the people who would lead you away from this record:

"Primordial Sound" is one song that as a whole is definitely influenced by Cynic. The rest of it seems to be a range of influence, from King Crimson, to Planet X, to Porcupine Tree, all molded together in a way that has never been done before. For the life of me, I can’t figure out why anyone would look down on having influences as diverse as these. This is h

Can't wait! (5 stars)

Just preordered a physical copy from their website yesterday (which you should also do, by the way- it gives the band more support and you get cool signed things too) , and after hearing the first single, I'm super excited for the album. It seems they've matured even more as a band, and they're venturing further into the realm of jazzier progressive metal. It's a natural progression from their last release, Intrinsic, which was the first alb

Intriguing, joyful listen. (5 stars)

These guys are changing and straying away from the rest. Love their approach. Very original sound, almost like a modernized pink Floyd. The music is unique and has great flow. I like the dynamics of the heavy to soft progressions and overall feel is phenomenal. Great work guys, looking forward to the rest of the album.


Biography

Formed: 2007 in Indianapolis, IN
Genre: Rock
Years Active: '00s, '10s

Based out of Indianapolis, Indiana, progressive metal quintet the Contortionist draw from influences as diverse as Meshuggah, Dream Theater, Isis, Rush, and Pat Metheny. Formed in 2007 around the talents of vocalist Jonathan Carpenter, guitarists Robby Baca and Cameron Maynard, bass player Christopher Tilley, and drummer Joey Baca, the band released a pair of EPs (Shapeshifter and Apparition) in 2008 and 2009, respectively, before unleashing their…


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Top Songs By The Contortionist

Name Album Time Price
1.
Language I: Intuition Language 5:24 $1.29
2.
Primordial Sound Language 6:28 $1.29
3.
Language II: Conspire Language 4:15 $1.29
4.
Flourish Exoplanet 6:22 $0.99
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The Source Language 2:39 $1.29
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Thrive Language 6:04 $1.29
7.
Holomovement Intrinsic (Deluxe Edition) 6:29 $1.29
8.
Ebb & Flow Language 7:06 $1.29
9.
Primal Directive Exoplanet 4:01 $0.99
10.
The Parable Language 7:05 $1.29


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