Published Jul 13, 2016Kitchener-based metal outfit Exalt delivered their Pale Light in 2014. Now, the crew have unveiled its follow-up, The Shape You Took Before the Ache, is set to arrive this summer.
Produced by Pete Grossman and Andy Nelson (Harm's Way, Weekend Nachos), the new record will feature "massive heaviness through simple, brutish riffs and primitive, machine-like rhythms" across 11 tracks, a press release reveals. Hitting for "maximum impact through minimalist tactics," the band's latest sonic direction can be heard on album opener "Sacrifice to Purity," which can be found below.
The Shape You Took Before the Ache arrives on September 9 through New Damage Records/Goodfight Music. Read through the tracklist to hear "Sacrifice to Purify" in the player below.
The Shape You Took Before the Ache:
1. Sacrifice to Purify
3. Martyr Alone
4. Judas Wolf
5. The Ache
6. Leave Them All Behind
8. Body Be Free
9. The Shape
11. I Dove Into the Sun