Release date: 8 April 2014
Style: Melodic death metal, Progressive metal

Rating:

8 | 59 votes

Owners:

32 have it
22 want it


01. Eris
02. Daughter Of Void
03. Sold As A Crow
04. Waking Sleep
05. The Pythia
06. Broken Circle
07. Mark The Trail
08. A Sovereign Act

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Staff review by
R'Vannith

Rating:
8.8
Few bands have taken melodic death metal so far along a progressive route as Cormorant. These guys are an entirely independent group and their style is adventurous, downright impressive and unparalleled in individuality. Earth Diver is their third effort in a discographical success story, each time they've committed themselves to a release on their own terms they've put out astonishingly creative melodic metal. That is a guarantee which they continually assure.

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published 16.04.2014 | Comments (19)

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PocketMetal - 04.04.2014 at 13:36  
  Not as good as Dwellings but still pretty good. I'm really enjoying this.
Fredd - 08.04.2014 at 11:30  
Rating: 9 Arthur's emotional lyrics and vocals is gone, otherwise this is as good as Metazoa, a bit darker.
Diverge - 16.04.2014 at 20:43  
  I've been meaning to check this out as well. I don't regard myself as a large Cormorant fan, but I don't imagine I'll be disappointed by this.
R'Vannith - 16.04.2014 at 21:32  
Rating: 9
Written by Diverge on 16.04.2014 at 20:43

I've been meaning to check this out as well. I don't regard myself as a large Cormorant fan, but I don't imagine I'll be disappointed by this.


I would definitely recommend giving it a listen, it's different from their other two as Fredd pointed out, so perhaps you'll find this one more to your liking.
Lethrokai - 17.04.2014 at 09:32  
  Just listened to this, and it sounds really good!

Perhaps the genre given here is a bit misleading though... Definitely a larger black (and maybe even folk) influence than melodeath here, even if the melodeath elements are noticeable.
tunderhall - 17.04.2014 at 20:34  
Rating: 10
Written by Lethrokai on 17.04.2014 at 09:32

Just listened to this, and it sounds really good!

Perhaps the genre given here is a bit misleading though... Definitely a larger black (and maybe even folk) influence than melodeath here, even if the melodeath elements are noticeable.


Agreed. Although they're a hard band to classify with just one term. Regardless of the genre, it's pretty solid.
BloodJuNkie - 17.04.2014 at 23:23  
Rating: 6 "Broken Circle" is an awesome track!
RavenEffect - 25.04.2014 at 01:37  
Rating: 7 My favourite thing about this album: feels old school. It's not overproduced but still sounds pretty good and everything its perceptable.

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