Album Review: Countless Skies – “New Dawn”

Countless Skies New Dawn Artwork Carl Ellis

One of the great things about music, especially metal in its infinite subgenres, is how personal it can be on a situational level. Be it a physical environment or a state of mind, we create certain playlists that apply to certain situations and there really can be no substitute. Enter Countless Skies. The latest effort (and debut full length) from the English group, titled New Dawn, is an uplifting barrage of melodic death metal that forces an audience to reach a new level of existence. From the imagery to the music, it both inspires and creates a peaceful energy that is extremely difficult to turn away from. Continue reading