Label: FivebyFive Records
Manager: Daniel Patuto
Dissonance in Design continues to spurn musical trends and mainstream (metal) monotony by carving an ambitious and
diligent path toward progressive metal's ethereal quadrant.
Recent additions to the band, Vance Valenzuela/guitar and Stevie Boiser/vocals (both of technical death metal powerhouse ...See Full Bio
“Musically, Dissonance In Design stun and impress as they weave their way in and out of this narrative, providing a dynamic album that metal nerds will surely feast upon. Vance Valenzuela and second guitarist Harrison Patuto tastefully compliment one another with colorful harmonies, and the technical, sometimes classical-tinged guitar lines call to mind The Human Abstract’s Digital Veil if it were spliced with The Faceless’s Planetary Duality. They also create an impressive sense of atmosphere and space via softer, Scale the Summit-esque instrumental passages, as well as highlight some of the more intense moments of the narrative with heavier, breakdown-esque sections. It’s evident that bassist Nema Sobhani is a student of Evan Brewer, which is isn’t bad thing, as he adds color to each song with his groovy and jazzy basslines. The back line is covered by drummer Zac Patuto, who tastefully accents with drum flourishes and keeps the groove present...”