Census Of Hallucinations - Opus 2
Opus 2 is a journey into a sonic landscape that demands to be experienced as a cohesive whole. While the album may not have single tracks that immediately grab you like their debut, a closer listen reveals a tapestry of magical pieces woven together to create a fuller, more linear work. The studio wizards at Stone Premonitions have once again worked their magic, infusing the songs with a myriad of sounds, creative editing, and solid production that enhances the overall experience.
The music on "Opus 2" possesses a powerful drifting quality, reminiscent of light progressive rock, yet imbued with an ethereal, psychedelic edge. Throughout the album, the keyboards glide smoothly in the background while the guitar jams along, showcasing Tim Jones' impressive skills. But it's the vocals that truly stand out, with Tim and Terri's voices harmonizing in a hypnotic fashion.
Census Of Hallucinations deliver a mesmerizing and cohesive musical experience. The album weaves a tapestry of sound that reveals its magic when listened to in its entirety. Tim Jones' guitar work, the ethereal vocals, and the creative production make this a must-listen. It is an enchanting journey that demontsrates the significance of the Stone Premonitions legacy, and it's certainly a masterpiece that deserves recognition and acclaim.
- Dr Chemistry Set, October 2023