'Curious Volume' features compositions from the core of Victor Griffin, Greg Turley and Bobby Liebling to produce an album that encompasses the true spirit of Pentagram with its catchy hooks throughout 11 metal anthems. Through 4 decades of adversity and triumph, Pentagram has become a legendary international act and has firmly stamped their name in the heavy metal history books, with tours planned throughout North America and Europe during 2015.
This mid-price CD edition of the album is presented in digipack packaging with a 16-page booklet. "perhaps the most diverse, if not altogether challenging, collection of doom bangers that Liebling has put his name to in 44 years." The Quietus
The highly influential American heavy metal/doom act, fronted by the mysterious Bobby Liebling, formed in the early 1970's, though their debut album - 'Relentless' - didn't see a release until 1985. 'Curious Volume' was recorded with Swedish producer Mattias Nilsson at studios in Baltimore, DC and VA, with additional vocal and guitar production in Knoxville, TN with Travis Wyrick. Wyrick is a Grammy Award-winning producer who produced their previous album, 'Last Rites'.
"Proof that when it comes to enormo-doom heaviness, few do it better" 4/5 Kerrang "A consistent and stirring effort" Record Collector "they take the offensive with a modern sound and a great dose of Punk attitude" Metal Hammer (DE)