Band: Path of Might | Album:Deep Chrome | Genre: Progressive metal, Sludge metal | Year: 2022
From: St. Louis, USA | Label: Encapsulated Records
For fans of: Mastodon, Baroness, Hawkwind, Elder
Path of Might’s self-titled debut was one of my earliest purchases on Bandcamp. I loved the intelligent song structures and the visceral intensity of their playing. I apparently missed their 2017 sophomore album, but now it’s 2022, and they’ve got a third full-length release for the world.
The overall sound I remember from their debut is still here in this new release. The music is powerful and unrelenting, often evoking early Mastodon. But they have also become more refined. They’ve added keyboards to their music, and that addition has brought new richness.Continue reading “Album Review: Path of Might – Deep Chrome”