A Celebration of an Ending

For many who attempt to defend their earsfrom mainstream music, or are uninterested in it, Earlier than In the present day’s debutalbum, “A Celebration of an Ending,” could also be simply whatyou’ve been searching for.

You may not acknowledge the nameBefore In the present day, since they have been solely lately signed and have undergone aname change due to copyright points (they have been referred to as Early Instances).Chances are you'll acknowledge Coheed and Cambria, Alexisonfire, Codeseven, Vaux,Worry Earlier than the March of Flames or Bane. All these bands signed withEqual Imaginative and prescient Information, the identical label as Earlier than In the present day (EVR produced someof Saves the Day’s older albums). So now, hopefully, you’vegot a greater concept of the place these guys are coming from.

AlthoughI’ve seen “A Celebration of an Ending” labeled emo,hardcore punk and even melodic punk, Earlier than In the present day’s music isoriginal and has a tough time becoming neatly into anybody class. Eventhough the vast majority of the CD is stuffed with loud, quick music, there aresongs in numerous types, like “Shallow Pockets” and“Nicely of Custom,” displaying that these guys can change itup.

The CD has some blues/jazz elements to it, and as for tryingto stuff it into the melodic punk class, it incorporates too many complexand technical elements to suit, all whereas retaining the music clear.

The album not solely has some good guitar riffs however good lyricstoo. Earlier than In the present day’s songs are stuffed with optimistic messages, a farcry from the angst-filled lyrics which normally accompany hardcore music(however don’t fear, there’s nonetheless some angst).

Becoming into a number of genres makes this album interesting for alltypes of music lovers. “A Celebration of an Ending” isunique, advanced and, better of all, loud! What extra may you askfor?