from Brazil is an aggressive and progressive thrash monster. Progressive in the
same sense that the latest Machine Head album 'The Blackening' was progressive
and aggressive the way we are used to from bands like Fear Factory and
And that is exactly where they have situated themselves, somewhere in between
those bands, not that remote from Nevermore the most. But they are nowhere near
as tight, the breaks are not as precise and razor-sharp and the vocals are only
decent at best.
All beginnings are tough, and
still has some way to go, but the ideas are there, now they just need to work a
bit on the execution and grow stronger and better as a unit. 'Antigen' is a good
building block, but to really impress a wider audience they need to work on the
melody-lines, be tighter and more independent.