Dark Matter started as many new bands often do; one guy has an apparition to bring together like-minded players in an attempt to bend the current trend. As prog-metal bassist Jeff Lords has often expressed, "Trees that don't bend with the wind will snap." After all, everyone can agree that the music industry has changed, and it's changed drastically. Drummer Jesse Rojas was keenly aware of this, which is what drove his passion to hone in on four local musicians for an all original project. But not just guys who could play their asses off, also guys with whom he had grown up and who had a proven track-record with their particular skill. [ ... journey into the rabbit hole]

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"Hell yeah. This kills!"

~ Todd LaTorre of (Queensryche) upon hearing "Silence is Rage"

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"... great bass sound and great guitar chops!" ~ Carlo Heefer (Cirrha Niva)

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"Cool stuff. I really love the title track!" ~ Dana Burnell, (Crimson Glory/Persuasive Reason)

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"It is really good material and correct, its not like CG." ~ Dustin Hardman (Massacre records)

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