New Music Review: MEGA COLOSSUS ‘Showdown’

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Rating: 9 / 10 Stars

Rating: 9 out of 10.

MEGA COLOSSUS is: Sean Buchanan (vocals), Bill Fischer (guitar/vocals), Chris Millard (guitar/vocals), Anthony Micale (bass), Doza Mendoza (drums)

REVIEW – MEGA COLOSSUS’s latest release, ‘Showdown,’ is a powerhouse EP that delivers a high-octane fusion of hard rock and metal, marked by its crunchy riffs, scorching leads, pounding drums, thundering bass, and exceptional vocals. Each track stands as a testament to the band’s incredible range and musical prowess, cementing their place in the rock arena.

The EP opens with “Fortune and Glory,” a hard-hitting track that instantly grips you with its crunchy riffs and compelling vocals. It’s an explosive opener that sets the tone for the EP, showcasing the band’s ability to blend traditional rock elements with a modern edge.

“Outrun Infinity” follows, offering a rallying cry for rock fans. It’s a standout track that encourages listeners to stand united, pump their fists, and lose themselves in the music. The song’s energy is contagious, making it impossible not to headbang along. “Grab the Sun” stands out with its searing duel leads. The synergy between the guitars is palpable, creating a sonic landscape that’s both intense and harmonious. Accompanied by pounding drums and a thumping bassline, the vocals shine through, adding a layer of depth and emotion to the track.

The title track, “Showdown,” is a masterpiece in its own right. It’s incredibly catchy, with a melody that sticks in your mind long after the song ends. The band shows off their songwriting skills here, crafting a tune that’s as memorable as it is rocking. “Wicked Road” takes listeners on a musical journey. The song encourages you to chant, sing, and fully immerse yourself in the experience. It’s a track that showcases the band’s ability to create an atmosphere that’s both immersive and exhilarating.

Finally, “Take to the Skies” is an all-out rocker that invites listeners to embrace their inner rockstar. It’s a fitting closer to the EP, a high-energy track that leaves you wanting more.

Overall, ‘Showdown’ by MEGA COLOSSUS is an electrifying EP that stands out in today’s rock landscape. With its blend of classic rock elements and modern flair, it’s an EP that will appeal to fans of all ages. Whether you’re a long-time rock enthusiast or new to the genre, ‘Showdown’ is an EP that deserves a spot in your playlist.

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