This is beyond the level of technique usually present in local releases, and it comes from all corners of the band. It’s a myriad of tastes, of approaches, and of genres. For fans of heavy music, it’s definitely a worthwhile voyage.
Floods makes the most of a large palette of sounds. It’s wickedly creative and carries an intangible earnestness throughout, twisting in and out of a maze of emotions. It’s imbued with qualities from everywhere on the musical spectrum. It stands tall, but delicate.