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Is This The Future of Extreme Music?

Last week, we posted an episode of Ask The Artist where we asked a bunch of bands on the tour where they see extreme music going. There were some interesting answers but surely nobody thought it would come to this.

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The band Skip The Foreplay just released a video for the track "This City (We’re Taking Over)" and I am a little scared to say this might be where metal is headed. Featuring vocal appearances by Alexandre Erian (ex-Despised Icon), Tyler Hoare (Blessed By A Broken Heart) and Jonathan Cabana (Blind Witness), the track blends club synth and old-school hardcore style breakdowns to create a track that I am sure would be played in LA clubs. I guess this not THAT new, as bands like Genghis Tron and iwrestledabearonce have experimented with synth before, but never this poppy/mainstream. If you haven't regurgitated your lunch, let us know what you think in the comments…

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