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Integrity / Black Heksen Rise 7"
Album:Black Heksen Rise 7" Collection:General
Artist:Integrity Added:01/2014
Label:A389 Recordings 

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Add Date:2014-01-24 Pull Date:2014-03-28 Charts:Loud
Week Ending:9 Mar2 Mar23 Feb16 Feb2 Feb
Airplays:11112

 Recent Airplay
1.Nov 12, 2015:What was scene?
Black Heksen Rise
4.Feb 22, 2014:Music Casserole
Waiting For The Sun (Reprise)
2.Mar 03, 2014:Deathcrush
Waiting For The Sun (Reprise)
5.Feb 10, 2014:Deathcrush
No Power (Zuou Cover)
3.Feb 24, 2014:Deathcrush
Waiting For The Sun (To Burn Out My Eyes)
6.Jan 28, 2014:late night dryer
Waiting For The Sun (Reprise)

Album Review
The Grunt
Reviewed 2014-01-30 
Integrity
Tags: Hardcore, Cleveland, Belgium

Integrity formed in 1988 in Cleveland with only one constant band member (the singer), who has long since moved to Belgium.

This is a 7" re-issue (on A389 Recordings) of the sought-after Black Heksen sessions that were only available in Europe. Included in the mix is a cover from the japanese hardcore band Zouo. Clocking in at 11:27, this whole 7" is great.

1.) + + + (2:05) Cavernous ripping metallic hardcore. Somehow dissonant and melodic at the same time. Great!
2.) + + (3:59) Slow, even some moderately-undistorted parts. Midsection has lilting guitar melodies to knock you off balance. Almost Iron Maiden-esque guitar harmonies alongside those breathy hardcore vocals.
3.) + + (3:44) Cover of a Japanese hardcore band. Starts slow and melancholy, but moves into hardcore eventually.
4.) + + + (1:39) Dark Ambient / Neofolk with some scratchy vocals buried in the mix. IT'S A SHAME THIS IS SO SHORT! GREAT!

Track Listing
1.Waiting For The Sun (To Burn Out My Eyes) 3.No Power (Zuou Cover)
2.Black Heksen Rise 4.Waiting For The Sun (Reprise)