Kerrang (Magazine) - p.55
"[T]echnically superb songs like 'Dead Divine' have quality solos, thunderous riffs and controlled brutality..."
Anterior: James Britton (bass guitar); Luke Davies , Leon Kemp, Ross Andrews.
Personnel: Luke Davies (vocals, guitar); Leon Kemp (guitar); Ross Andrews (drums).
Audio Mixer: Tim Hamill.
Recording information: Gardner's Bathroom; Sonic One Studios, Llangennech, Wales.
Arranger: Leon Kemp.
The next generation of heavy bands carrying their colors into battle can safely fall in the cadence behind the likes of Anterior. Hailing from Wales, the band is the U.K. metal scene's secret weapon. THIS AGE OF SILENCE, released in 2007 on Metal Blade, brandishes the requisite screamy vocals, but saves the day with deftly executed guitarwork that is as melodic as it is technical, evoking both Iron Maiden and late '80s thrash equally.