Garden Of Burning Apparitions simultaneously feels like an ascension to a place above the clouds, far beyond the fear of death; and a submersion so deep into the dread and dismay of daily life that all hope completely dissipates. Either way, there's nothing around you anymore and you're free. How you proceed is up to you.
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Garden Of Burning Apparitions is Full Of Hell's fifth full-length album, and their most extreme effort to date. The band immerses themselves in Merzbow-esque noise on songs like "Derelict Satellite" and "Non-Atomitism", while penning love letters to Trap Them and Converge on "Reeking Tunnels", as well as the warbling clean melodies from labelmates Devil Master on the closer "Celestial Hierarch". Then there's the grinding, almost hallucinatory death metal of "Burning Apparition", and what sounds like the final sludge riff to be played shortly before your speakers die on "Asphyxiant Blessing".