Song: Weight of the Sun (or the Post-Modern Prometheus)
Artist: …And You Will Know Us By the Trail of Dead
Album: Tao of the Dead
Genre: Alternative Rock / Progressive Rock
Notes: First single from 7th LP
Analysis: Heavy and melodic; I’m at home in the middle of a blizzard at the moment, but listening to this song turns the snow into ash. In a big-budget cinematic blockbuster way, though.
Concept: 4.0 • Melody: 4.0 • Lyrics: 4.0 • Chorus: 4.0 • X Factor: 4.5
Overall: 4.1 (82%)