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So, by my own fault I was unaware that the boys from the Bay Area had released a new album when I stumbled upon this. 

I immediately made my way to Amazon Music (love this app) and found the disc. 

This my friends, is the album I have been waiting for since "The Ritual". Now don't get me wrong, "Low" was good. It sounded like Testament but didn't have the Testament sound if you what I mean. 

"Demonic, The Gathering and Dark Roots of Earth" were solid albums and "Brotherhood of the Snake" put them back into that Testament sound I spoke of earlier. 

However, this album may shoot up to one of my favorites along with "Nee Order" and "Practice". Put it this way, I have only had the album less than a week and have listened to it 5 times already. 

From track one "Children of the Next Level" a gripping song about the "Heaven's Gate" cult that was formed in the late 80's and ended with a mass suicide involving 39 people in California, to the final track "Curse of Osiris" (the final listed track "Catacombs" is an instrumental) this album draws you in an just punches you in the face, repeatedly. 

If you are a Testament fan or even so-so on this band, pick this album up. You won't be disappointed. 

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