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Crypta Unveils "Shades of Sorrow" - A Masterclass in Modern Death Metal

Released on June 7, 2023, by Napalm Records, "Shades of Sorrow" marks another milestone for Crypta, the Brazilian/Dutch death metal powerhouse. Featuring the experienced lineup of former NERVOSA members Fernanda Lira (vocals and bass) and Luana Dametto (drums), along with guitar virtuosos Sonia Anubis and Tainá Bergamaschi, the album is a sonic tour de force.

Crypta's "Shades of Sorrow" is a compelling amalgamation of classic death metal roots fused with modern musical elements. From the intricate guitar work to the ferocious drumming and guttural vocals, the band showcases their mastery over the genre.

Each track serves as a testament to both their respect for death metal traditions and their commitment to pushing its boundaries.

Initially garnering attention for their aggressive style and previous affiliations with Nervosa, Crypta has now solidified their standing in the extreme metal community. With "Shades of Sorrow," they have not just met the high expectations set for them but have surpassed them, crafting an album that is both technically proficient and emotionally resonant.

This latest offering proves that Crypta is a force to be reckoned with, successfully balancing homage to their roots with innovative artistry. If you're in search of an album that exemplifies the best of contemporary death metal, "Shades of Sorrow" should undoubtedly be on your radar.



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