is known for their heavy, modern, and progressive sound that includes polyrhythmic patterns and soaring melodies. Periphery features three guitar players who play a range of 6, 7, and 8 string guitars and are known as one of the forerunners of the progressive metal movement known as "djent". Djent is characterized by low to mid-gain, overdriven palm-muted guitar sound first created by the likes of the Swedish extreme metal band Meshuggah. Touring in support of their newest album "This Time its Personal"
, which was released in June of 2012. The release of "This Time its Personal"
, also marked the addition of multi-instrumentalist Adam "Nolly" Getgood from the band Red Seas Fire.