Origin: Norway
Genres: Power Metal, Progressive Metal
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Communic  


The Norwegian trio Communic came together in 2003, two of the three guys hailing from a similar band, Scariot. A year later a well-received demo was released, followed by their debut album, Conspiracy In Mind, in 2005. At their heaviest there's a clear Nevermore vibe, both in the crunchy, almost thrashy riffs as well as vocally -- Oddleif Stensland can't quite match Warrel Dane's power and command, but he comes close at times. At other times these guys relax into a more traditional heavier progressive metal, and Stensland's vocals takes on a more melodic feel. The band is now four albums in to a mid-level career, though they haven't quite broken in to the upper ranks.

Current Members

Oddleif Stensland

guitars/vocals (ex-Scariot)

Erik Mortensen

bass

Tor Atle Andersen

drums (ex-Scariot)


Discography



Conspiracy In Mind 
2005 Nuclear Blast
  1. Conspiracy in Mind
  2. History Reversed
  3. They Feed on Our Fear
  4. Communication Sublime
  5. The Distance
  6. Ocean Bed
  7. Silence Surrounds
  8. Another Distance (piano version) (bonus)
  9. Conspiracy In Mind (video edit version) (bonus)
  • Oddleif Stensland
  • Erik Mortensen
  • Tor Atle Andersen

Reviews:   Blabbermouth  Chronicles Of Chaos  Sea Of Tranquility  Lords Of Metal  Metal Observer 



Waves Of Visual Decay 
2006 Nuclear Blast
  1. Under A Luminous Sky
  2. Frozen Asleep In The Park
  3. Watching It All Disappear
  4. Fooled By The Serpent
  5. Waves Of Visual Decay
  6. My Bleeding Victim
  7. At Dewy Prime
  • Oddleif Stensland
  • Erik Mortensen
  • Tor Atle Andersen

Reviews:   Blabbermouth  Sea Of Tranquility  Lords Of Metal  Metal Observer 



Payment Of Existence 
2008 Nuclear Blast
  1. On Ancient Ground
  2. The Abandoned One
  3. Becoming Of Man
  4. Payment Of Existence
  5. Through The Labyrinth Of Years
  6. Raven's Cry
  7. Unpredictables Of Life
  8. Stone Carved Eyes
  • Oddleif Stensland
  • Erik Mortensen
  • Tor Atle Andersen

Reviews:   Sea Of Tranquility 



The Bottom Deep 
2011 Nuclear Blast
  1. Facing Tomorrow
  2. Denial
  3. Flood River Blood
  4. Voyage of Discovery
  5. In Silence with My Scars
  6. My Fallen
  7. Destroyer of Bloodlines
  8. A Wayward Soul
  9. The Bottom Deep
  • Oddleif Stensland
  • Erik Mortensen
  • Tor Atle Andersen

Reviews:   Metal Critic 

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