Following their “Bionic Swarm” debut album from 2021, Dutch Progressive Death / Thrash Metal outfit CRYPTOSIS continue to push the boundaries of the style with a new EP entitled “The Silent Call”, scheduled for release December 1st through Century Media Records. CRYPTOSIS launch their new single “Master of Life”is, which can be checked out in visualizer featured artwork by Kuba Sokólski and animation by Frank (Brandstichters Design).
The band comments on the song: “ ‘Master Of Life’ propels listeners into a realm where traditional metal meets the avant-garde, forging a new frontier in the ever-evolving landscape of extreme music. Prepare to be captivated by the bold, the dynamic, and the extraordinary. As ‘Master Of Life’ unfolds, the lyrics become a poignant commentary on the delicate balance between technological advancement and the preservation of human essence.”
Next to the album’s title track and the song “Master Of Life” (from the sessions of the 2021 album), the EP contains live versions of the album songs “Prospect Of Immortality” and “Transcendence” recorded in Athens, Greece in November 2022 during CRYPTOSIS’ latest European tour.
“The Silent Call” track listing:
- The Silent Call
- Master of Life
- Prospect of Immortality (live in Athens)
- Transcendence (live in Athens)
You can watch the visualizer video for “Master Of Life” below: