Excellent guitar work and drum! Reminds me alot of Dillinger escape plan mixed with some Abstract human. I was waiting for some gut wrenching screams, but no vocals.. Anyways, keep up the good work gentlemen!
“TAoE: "It is just plain incredible what Blotted Science have accomplished with this album. 'The Animation of Entomology' is a mind-blower."”
— Scott Alisoglu,Blabbermouth
“TAoE: "'The Animation Of Entomology' has everything a guitar-shredding instrumental CD would have to offer."
— Kelley Simms,About.com
“TAoE: "'The Animation of Entomology' is technically perfect and is a fantastic album for anyone that likes progressive or technical metal or simply wants to be challenged by their listening experience."
— Dave Steed,Popdose
“TAoE: "Blotted Science is pure brilliance, and I don't see how music could want to get more serious and exigent than this."
— Zoltan Gyalog,Noise Shaft
“TAoE: "'The Animation of Entomology' is incredible, a welcome return for Blotted Science, and highly recommended."
— Mark Holmes,Metal Discovery
“TAoE: "If you’re into highly technical prog/tech metal, it simply doesn’t get much better than this. Brilliant!"”
— Raymond Westland,Alternative Matter
“TAoE: "Blotted Science have crafted another masterpiece of tech metal."”
— Conor Fynes,Prog Archives
“TAoE: "The brainchild of Alex Webster and Ron Jarzombek is back with another insanity inducing mini-masterpiece of musical wizardry."”
— Keith Chachkes,Metal Army
“TMoD: "The steeliest, most radical metal instrumentals in history."”
— Greg Burk,MetalJazz.com
“TMoD: "Ron Jarzombek should be a friggin’ legend by now. Each song has more ideas than most albums, full of math-y odd meters and abstract guitar godliness."
— Cosmo Lee,Decibel
“TMoD: "Simply put, it is a masterpiece of instrumental technical metal."
— Chad Coup,The Apparatus
“TMoD: "Blotted Science is unlike anything you've heard. This may well be 2007's most original metal release!"
— Tom Vidar,Ultimate-Guitar.com
“TMoD: "As far as instrumental progressive metal goes, things don't get much better than this."
— Pete Pardo,Sea of Tranquility
“The best of the 2007 albums I’ve heard by a fucking longshot.
— Seker,Global Domination
“TMoD: "It's safe to say that the overall brilliance of Machinations of Dementia will be talked about for years to come."
— Rocket,The Metal Den
“TMoD: "This is a clear contender for release of the year – in ANY genre. It really is THAT good!"
— Andy Duke,Metal Team UK
“TMoD: "Blotted Science has unleashed a progressive-metal masterpiece. Musicians and metal fans will be left speechless."
— Travis Tutwiler,Harder Beat
“TMoD: "For those with a strong resolve and a passion for this kind of metal that is clearly pushing some boundaries of both prog and metal, then Blotted Science’s latest effort is an absolutely essential part of your musical diet."