The Sword, The Vision And The Pyre
eloy’s first album in eight years finds the veteran band honouring French heroine Jeanne D’arc. aptly dramatic, it packs synth-phonic surges and prog roiling a-plenty. Try The call for some unsaintly medieval grind set to alice merton’s narration, amid the operatic swell of The
sword… and a great gig in The sky-style miasma accompanying la Pucelle’s demise.