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Metal 1on1 is proud to present a thunderous & energetic

French melodic thrash/death metal band, with their lastest

release << A Bitter End/A Brave New World >>

FFODevildriver, Memories of a Dead Man, Gojira,

Possessed, Skeletonwitch


Band: Monolyth

Home: France (Beauvais)

Style: Death Thrash
Title: A Bitter End / A Brave New World

Type: Full-length

Release: 28th September 2018

Runtime: 59:25

Label: Unsigned/independent

𝕾𝖎𝖓 𝖑: 𝕲𝖚𝖎𝖙𝖆𝖗 & 𝕭𝖆𝖘𝖘: Fueled with pumping amalgamation of angry/aggressive (chugging sound of) thrash, duel melodic guitar riffs & rhythms, that is topped off with an energetic complexity of progressive & technically death metal sections and fretboard shredding& solos!

𝕾𝖎𝖓 𝖑𝖑: 𝖁𝖔𝖈𝖆𝖑𝖘: The vocals are a mixture of powerful harsh hardcore punk screams/shouting and clean melodic singing

𝕾𝖎𝖓 𝖑𝖑𝖑: 𝕯𝖗𝖚𝖒𝖘: Hard-driven & powerful drumming, with fast pumping complexity rhythms

𝕾𝖎𝖓 𝖑𝖁: 𝕺𝖛𝖊𝖗𝖆𝖑𝖑: Another band on the discovering metal list; Monolyth has everything for any metal/rock fan, if you love metalcore, death/thrash/speed and/or power metal, even hardcore/punk rock, this band is for you!!

Monolyth is a monument characteristic of various compositions of different sounds & moods with a thunderous beauteous amalgamation of powerful melodious/harmonious moments, additional keyboard/acoustic insections

For me, this album from the start to end is a complexing [over fifty nines of minutes] of twelve well-written strong songs, with their own characteristic & meaning, even the music is strong & very well-written, just breathtaking, powerful and magnifique

Julien comments:

It's the story of a rite of passage through life and its complexity, personal reconstruction leading to serenity and restoration of inner peace. 

The album revolves around the two title tracks, "A Bitter End" and "A Brave New World", which mark two distinct parts.

The first part is about fighting and getting rid of life's parasites, about conflicts with others and oneself. 

The second part is about what comes after this fight, the introspection, pulling oneself together and finding a new way of living, fiercely, full of hope, aware of past mistakes that shouldn't be done again."


*fast & intense*

* entertaining & dynamic*

*Awe-Inspiring energetic music* *pure beauteous & powerful*

a Fleur-de-lis


thunderous, energetic & meaningful music

𝕾𝖎𝖓 𝖁: 𝕬𝖗𝖙𝖜𝖔𝖗𝖐: The artwork shows what was once a city (imitating in the clouds) or (turn the artwork) you have what could be? aka; in everyday struggles, you have to face your ‘Bitter End’ and face ‘A Brave New World’…

𝕾𝖎𝖓 𝖁𝖑: 𝕺𝖚𝖙𝖘𝖙𝖆𝖓𝖉𝖎𝖓𝖌: For me has to be the whole album & music!

𝕾𝖎𝖓 𝖁𝖑𝖑: 𝕯𝖎𝖘𝖑𝖎𝖐𝖊: none!!!


Julien (guitar | Memories of a Dead Man (guitar))

Amaury (vocals)

Tristan (guitar)

Fafa (bass)

Batt (drums)


#01. The Ego Disaster (03:58)

#02. This Pale Imitation of Guilt (03:10)

#03. Insipid and Shallow (04:52)

#04. Betrayed Again (04:54)

#05. Nothing Left Nothing Right (03:42)

#06. A Bitter End (07:10)

#07. A Brave New World (04:52)

#08. The After-Vultures (04:40)

#09. Like a Poison (06:01)

#10. Re-Awake (05:07)

#11. Ataraxia (05:40)

#12. Devoid of Compromise (05:25)


Catch the Sun (2007)

The Forwarder EP (2011)

A Bitter End / A Brave New World (2018)

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