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Instincts is the upcoming album from Costa Rica-based melodic metal band Sight of Emptiness, and from said release we’re super-pleased to present you with a download of the ripping new track “Passion”. Take a listen now and be sure to grab the tune and get all your friends amped for the forthcoming release. Instincts was recorded, produced, mixed & mastered by Thomas “Plec” Johansson @ The Panic Room Studios, Sweden. (Watain, Scar Symmetry, Mors Principium Est, Solution .45).

Instincts tells stories based on the region’s flora and fauna; the richest wildlife imaginable. The album focuses on nature, and its gravest threat: mankind. Songs are based on animals, insects and natives. Lyrics explore two different perspectives: animals’ lifestyle in their environment, and humans not being able to respect it and co-exist with them. The song “Passion” tells the story of tropical birds: they fly free in the skies, but feel a deep unease about their future; they’re afraid that one day they might end up confined in a cage just to satisfy humans desire to have total control over everything around them.

Instincts Track Listing:

01. Essence – (featuring Whit Crane – Ugly Kid Joe, Another Animal)
02. Instincts – (featuring Ole Halvard Sveen – Extol, Mantric)
03. Obsession – (featuring Ralph Santolla – Deicide, Death, Iced Earth, Obituary)
04. Fearless – (featuring Glen Drover – Megadeth. King Diamond & Christian Älvestam – Scar Symmetry, Solution .45, Miseration)
05. Paradox – (featuring Manuel Obregon – Costa Rica’s Minister of Culture)
06. Deception – (featuring Christian Älvestam – Scar Symmetry, Solution .45, Miseration)
07. Hostility – (featuring Christian Älvestam – Scar Symmetry, Solution .45, Miseration)
08. Passion
09. Genetics
10. Sanctuary (Instrumental)
11. Departure
11.1. Obsession 2.0 (Remix Version).

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