Despite the fact that the band departs from the general and ordinary features of the genre, they are creative and audacious enough to reinvigorate with a very authorial sonorous disposition all the common standards of stoner rock. With a gracefully restrained — but at the same time vigorous and robust musical technique —, the band goes a long way in meticulously exploring fearless sound possibilities, though they are competent enough to design a very singular style, never misrepresenting the genre or disfiguring its harmonious layout.
With a ferocious and disturbing, but exceedingly pleasant and marvelous sound that definitely has all the necessary qualities to please stoner enthusiasts, Coven Of The Snake reveals a wonderful surprise to the audience in one track after another, displaying a sagacious degree of musical proficiency, that unquestionably makes Arrowhead the fundamental axis for a more original and innovative development of the genre. With the glorious ability to conceive highly intelligent, dynamic and vivacious atmospheres, the musical style shown by this work exhibits a profoundly skilled, mature and sensational degree of artistry, that not only deserves to be fully appreciated, but also has to be assimilated with a pattern of sensibilities that is correctly aligned with its ever expansive diagram of creative splendor.
With a fantastic and spectacular sound, that offers to the audience the marvelous opportunity to be fully delighted with a high quality stoner rock, this sensational album is an exceptional and majestic work of art, whose formidable level of creative originality and sound fidelity will make the band exponents of the scene, at least in their home country. An impeccable record that has what it takes to propose a serious and constructive revolution in the genre — for the sake of its refinement —, Coven Of The Snake is not just a triumph of Arrowhead, but of all those people who are tremendously passionate about this wild and amazing genre, that is stoner rock.