New Music Review: ELEMENT OF FATE ‘Basilisk – Single’


Rating: 8.5 / 10 Stars

Rating: 8.5 out of 10.

ELEMENT OF FATE is: Carol Phillips (vocals), and Scott Loose (all instruments)

REVIEW – ELEMENT OF FATE is a Melodic Metal project featuring vocalist Carol Phillips and multi-instrumentalist Scott Loose. Known for their fusion of traditional metal influences with modern recording techniques, the band crafts a unique sound that varies from high-energy thrashing to melodic grooves. Their music often explores fantasy, mystical, and sci-fi themes, complemented by Carol’s original artwork.

Today ELEMENT OF FATE has released their latest single, “Basilisk,” through Bravemusic, available on all major streaming platforms. This release follows their previous track “Night Winds” and continues to showcase their distinct musical style.

“Basilisk” opens with a thumping bass line and electronic drums, setting the stage for Phillips’ soaring vocals and fast, heavy riffs. The song’s intensity is immediately gripping, creating an immersive listening experience.

“Basilisk” is a testament to the band’s skill in merging different musical styles to create a sound that is both fresh and familiar. This single not only highlights their technical prowess but also their emotional depth, making it a must-listen for fans of melodic metal.

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