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The Skinny: Abriosis have just released the first new track of refined aggressive dissonance from their upcoming EP, Vessel. “Crypsis” is available for free download here now – BLAST IT TODAY! As a follow-up to their acclaimed 2011 full-length album Tattered and Bound, Vancouver death metal band Abriosis are set to release their latest EP, Vessel on February 1st, 2013. Vessel merges disorienting waves of sonic violence with an ever-present thunderous pulse. Though short and sweet, this EP hits hard; representing the latest evolution in the band’s signature progressive death metal sound.

Vessel marks the first Abriosis recording to feature the band’s new vocalist, Alxs Ness (ex-Without Mercy). Ness’ YouTube Channel has attracted over one million views split between her death metal vocal covers and vocal technique/advice videos. In keeping with tradition, the band plans to release the digital version of the EP entirely for free via their official website,

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