Tag: Rou Reynolds
‘Genre-defying’ is a term thrashed about so often it has little in the way of meaning or accuracy, but Britain’s Enter Shikari get pretty close to the essence of the concept. In fact, they don’t just defy genre labels; they completely obliterate the notion. Combining post-hardcore, metal and punk with electronic breakdowns, trance and dubstep could be a recipe for disaster, but frontman Rou Reynolds and co. have amassed an overwhelming following during the decade they’ve been together. Although the band had accumulated a dedicated niche following in their early years, their latest release, A Flash Flood Of Colour, debuted at #4 on the British charts and catapulted the band into a whole new arena of notoriety.