Deluding Paradigm

by Variscythe

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flightoficarus (Metal Trenches) Consistent metal that walks the line between thrashy Gothenburg and metalcore riffs. Tons of hooks and great drumming as well. Variscythe nod stylistically to everything from Unearth and All That Remains to Lamb of God and Mors Principium Est. Full review on Favorite track: Acrimony.
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released October 17, 2015

Variscythe - Deluding Paradigm

Robbert Simons - Vocals
Lloyd Mallee - Guitar
Ika Pataridze - Guitar
Imre Beerends - Bass guitar
Sang-Jae - Drums

Produced by Variscythe
Recorded, engineered & mixed by Imre Beerends at Mantis Audio
Co-engineered and co-produced by Bas Trumpie
Mastered by Acle Kahney at 4D Sounds

Artwork by Erik de Haan
Layout by Travis Smith

Thanks to all of our family and friends for the endless support and patience.

Thank you for listening.

All songs written and arranged by Variscythe.


"..Variscythe are incredibly adept at putting together a memorable song full of both superb musicianship and strong hooks."
- MetalSucks

"..Variscythe are just great at making killer metal songs... And the other key for a great album, consistency, is a big part of what keeps me coming back to Deluding Paradigm."
- Metal Trenches - 83/100

"Their songs are just too damn catchy and as a whole, 'Deluding Paradigm' is a work of art that exposes more joy and excitement with every listen.”
- Lords Of Metal – 81/100

"Just a great debut album. Keep on going!"
- Pitkings – 92/100

“Deluding Paradigm is an amazing record because aside from the technicality, intense solos, awesome breaks and raw vocals, it is a whole. Many bands get lost in their own skills. With Variscythe, the songs are catchy and emit oneness on the album.”
- Whiteroom Reviews (translated from Dutch)

“The album has a wonderful open-sounding production… Everything about this release seems to make sense. The artwork, production, the great songs…”
- Metal Warehouse (translated from Dutch)

“Variscythe debuts on their first full length ‘Deluding Paradigm’ and does that in an outstanding way”
- Zware Metalen – 81/100 (translated from Dutch)

"Does the world need another thrashy melodeath band? If they sound like Variscythe, the answer is a resounding yes.”
- Dead Rhetoric

“The songs are filled with tempo changes and virtuoso guitar parts. Just when you think you know where a song is going, Variscythe changes direction. A splendid debut.”
- Aardschok (translated from Dutch)



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Five-headed thrash/death metal from The Hague, Netherlands.

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