Up Close and On Fire – Beyond Fallen – CD Review

BEYOND FALLEN Veteran Wilkes-Barre, PA metal band Beyond Fallen have had quite the interesting time since the late summer 2013 release of their Machines of Corruption 5-song EP, which marked the band’s 10thAnniversary. Two months after the CD’s release, the band had a major personnel change when guitarist and local metal veteran Butch Frable elected to leave the band for health reasons,replaced by youngster Greg Baczmarga. Greg played with the group for over two years and performed on the band’s forthcoming fifth CD, As The Spires Fall, before he had to depart for his own personal reasons. Initially intended to be a self-released project in late 2016 (with some online fanzines posting early and favorable reviews), the release date has been pushed ahead to sometime in 2017 following the band’s signing a deal with German-based independent label Underground Power, and theaddition of ex-Fear Of God guitarist Randy Bobizen to the lineup. Continue reading Up Close and On Fire – Beyond Fallen – CD Review