ENCYCLOPAEDIA METALLUM - THE METAL ARCHIVES
Well-Worth the 4 Year Wait, Followup Delivers - 92%
"If Paleopneumatic is any indication of the state of progressive metal in 2016, we are definitely in good shape."
-Watch Your Steppe
"This is a band that needs to be heard and taken into account."
-Lior "Steinmetal" Stein
ROCK N' HEAVY
8.7 / 10
"All in all, what a brilliant album this is."
MUSIPEDIA OF METAL
"...a rewarding intensely musical listen from a band who are musical maestros..."
HEAVY BLOG IS HEAVY
"If Paleopneumatic isn’t the album that rockets Dissona into the progressive zeitgeist, then we may just be too undeserving of their talents." Rating: 4/5
"Dissona have given us a really diverse album that hits on quite a few moods, genres, and influences. Very, VERY well done."
THE GRIM TOWER
"Records like Paleopneumatic are the very reasons why I still consider heavy metal music to be the most intelligent and forward thinking music in existence."
4.5 / 5
"...a veritable aural roller coaster..."
"...a challenging release..."
"...nothing short of impressive...."
"I can’t recommend Paleopneumatic highly enough." -Harley
PROGRESSIVE MUSIC PLANET
"There are many bands that claim to be progressive but Dissona actually deliver as advertised. They approach their music with drive and purpose. Thus, "Paleopneumatic" is controlled chaos layered with strong hooks and melody but driven by a true sense of adventure."
Near Flawless Progressive Album is a Must Listen - 94%
"It’s albums like these that get me hooked on a band and anticipating their next release for months." - vez
"This is a debut unparalleled in its ability to bring so many influences to the table and serve such a tantalising and hearty gourmet meal of progressive metal." -R'Vannith
HARD ROCK MAGAZIN
"...you should pay attention to them..."
"Everything is cohesive and melodically balanced while still being interesting and intense." -ZeeZee
PROG METAL ZONE
"Seriously great. Right up there with the best of the great avant metal bands." -Jeff Stevens
"Du métal progressif complexe et intelligent..." - Metalleux le
"Fans of both traditional progressive metal and the more extreme end of the genre will find much appeal in DISSONA's heavily diverse musical delivery." - NecronCommander
"Érdekes, izgalmas, változatos!" - Fehér Balázs
METALLIC FAITH IMMORTAL
"Dissona has created one of the best American debuts in years and a triumph for independently released music, an album I've enjoyed well over a dozen times without growing tired of it in the slightest." - Niccolo
"...Muhteşem ve mistik..." - Özgür Durakoğulları
"“1 saatlik eargasm” - noise
DARKSCENE METAL MAGAZIN