Tag Archive: Jou

Jun 20

[review] TRUE – exist†trace

Exist†trace continues to defy traditional stereotypes with their major label debut, TRUE. As an all-female band, the slick cover art is anything but girly and while Jou’s alto growl is almost nonexistent, the music remains fast and hard with spine tingly melody shifts. TRUE opens with a heavy, rumbling promise to keep to their roots …

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Oct 15

[review] exist†trace Ambivalent Symphony

I tend to take album titles literally. It’s an involuntary response, especially when it comes to seemingly meaningful words or phrases. But before pressing play on exist†trace’s latest body of work, I decided not to pay attention to the album title. As I made my way through the seven tracks of this EP, I thought, …

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