This New Hampshire/Massachusetts progressive outfit I just discovered this past month and have been in love since. The band almost effortlessly blend creativity and technicality into a genius sound that is unlike any other metal act in New England. As I said in my previous Conforza article, the band has re-inspired hope in a genre that I long ago gave up in. Their ability to show quality musicianship while not forsaking the simplest and most important part of music, which is to create good and enjoyable songs, is a feet not to go unnoticed. As with the bands 10-8 on this countdown, Confroza is poised to have an even bigger 2014, and if you haven't given them a listen yet kick of the New Year right and do it now by checking out their Facebook page. Also check back this week for my exclusive interview with lead singer Mykel Raymond.
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