THE AUTUMN PROJECT
"Between The Smoke And Mirrors"
from A Burning Light (Deep Send)
What to say about one more post-metal album with a late 2006 release date? Especially when one has only pitched the review with the self-imposed restriction that the big names of indie post-metal must at all costs not be called out by name or cited as referents? Well, here goes: the Autumn Project’s "A Burning Light" is pleasingly sugary, with loads of flow but not much ebb—once it gets going, it only builds, never receding until the very end and that’s more like a waterfall than a draining away. [Read the rest here.]