Review: DACAST-“Dédale”

By Lane Oliver

To quote author Mae West, “too much of a good thing can be wonderful!” She wasn’t talking about Parisian quintet Dacast but that little quote applies to this band very well. As I stated, Dacast is a five piece musical group from Paris whose music is a smorgasbord of chaos for lack of a better term. If you think Botch, The Dillinger Escape Plan, Daughters, Mike Patton and the incalculable amount of similar artist, and put all of those in a blender and add a pinch of schizoid behavior then you have the musical stylings that Dacast display with pride. Their new record, Dédale, is a thirty five minute monster that will test your stamina throughout its duration.

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