The Task Eternal is the fourth studio album by French stoner rock band Mars Red Sky. It was released on September 27, 2019, through Listenable Records. The album was produced by Yoann Levet and Mars Red Sky.
The Task Eternal is a concept album about the journey of a soul through the afterlife. The album is divided into two parts: "The Proving Grounds" and "The Afterlife". The first part of the album deals with the soul's journey through the trials and tribulations of the afterlife, while the second part of the album deals with the soul's eventual redemption.
The album features a more progressive and experimental sound than Mars Red Sky's previous albums. The band has incorporated elements of doom metal, psychedelic rock, and even classical music into their sound. The album also features a guest appearance by former Cathedral vocalist Lee Dorrian on the track "The Collector".
The Task Eternal has been met with critical acclaim. Many critics have praised the album's ambitious concept, its progressive sound, and its powerful performances. The album has also been a commercial success, reaching number 1 on the French rock charts.
The Task Eternal is a must-listen for fans of stoner rock, doom metal, and progressive rock. It is an ambitious and challenging album that rewards repeated listens.
|Sub-Genre: Doom / Fuzz / Stoner.|
|Catalog No: POSH491.|
|Size: 12" double vinyl record.|
|Additional: gatefold cover & both record sleeves are artistic lyrics sheets.|