Five Year Plan marks a significant departure for Uberbyte
. As a body of work it is intended to echo the genre spanning accessibility of classic EBM albums like 'United States of Mind' or 'Spectators' while connecting firmly with more recent developments in electronic music. Hard edged and full of pace, nevertheless the real shock of five year plan is its classic pop sensibility and willingness to take enormous risks while overspilling at the seems with rich melodies and unforgettable songs.
A labyrinth of unexpected ideas and influences as diverse as Covenant
have produced an album of sumptuous songwriting welded to a desire to propel their parent genre of EBM and industrial into new territories that allow a reconnection with the modern.
From future pop to Drum'n'Bass, from Hardstyle to Industrial. All are blended seamlessly into a daring and forward looking album bursting with towering and hugely personal songs.