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Cryptodira Premieres New Song "Medusa Misgendered" From Upcoming New Album "The Devil’s Despair"

Progressive metal band Cryptodira premieres a new song entitled "Medusa Misgendered", taken from the upcoming new album "The Devil’s Despair", which will be out in stores November 17th via Good Fight Music.

Check out now "Medusa Misgendered" below.

Says the band’s drummer Matthew Taibi of the new release:

"Much of ‘The Devil’s Despair‘ deals with the themes of dehumanizing social forces; forces which come from human activity and yet become confused for rigid, natural laws. In ‘Medusa Misgendered,’ the trend being criticized specifically is the objectification of femininity under the gaze of masculinity, reversing the myth of Medusa as the title suggests. Even for the side that benefits from reification, there is still an unnecessary loss of substance and they themselves become a reflection of the very world they’ve frozen. This hits on the larger theme captured by the artwork, where the Devil himself becomes a victim of the demonic force of dehumanization which originally emanated from him."

Catch the band on the road with The Number Twelve Looks Like You and Rolo Tomassi coming December:

12/12 Philadelphia, PA – Voltage Lounge
12/13 Cambridge, MA – Middle East
12/14 Baltimore, MD – Ottobar
12/15 Chapel Hill, NC – Local 506
12/16 Orlando, FL – Backbooth
12/17 Tampa, FL – Crowbar
12/18 New Orleans, LA – Gasa Casa
12/19 Atlanta, GA – The Masquerade
12/20 Knoxville, TN – The Open Chord
12/21 Pittsburgh, PA – Mr. Smalls
12/22 Buffalo, NY – Mohawks
12/23 Brooklyn, NY – Bazaar

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