Keep a dictionary handy for this one. Time to bone up with Allegaeon’s newest release, Apoptosis. With this, his sophomore performance, Riley McShane solidifies himself as the band’s fully-capable, and versatile vocalist. The guitar licks on the fifth studio album from Allegaeon are fervent as ever, and we are treated to some excellent melodic passages that break up the intense, sonic assault of scientific jargon with sophistication—evidence of a consistently excellent band still at the top of their game. (more…)