'...there are bruises, there is broken equipment, there is sweat, there is tension and there is reckless abandon. Most of all, there is a fucking iron-willed passion." - Ryan J McKenney. Believe what this man says. the_Network do not fuck about. If Ion Dissonance, in their prime, had thrown away all their Meshuggah and technical death metal records and gotten an education from Drowningman and All Else Failed instead, you would arrive somewhere loosely marked 'the_Network.'