Track Of The Day: Amorphis
Finnish dark rock masters Amorphis are to release their new album at the end of this month. They provide the latest Track Of The Day. Check out all Tracks Of The Day here.
Amorphis started in 1990, beginning as a death metal act before opening up into something a lot more diverse, in the process becoming acclaimed as a melancholic progressive metal band. The Beginning Of Times, released by Nuclear Blast on May 27, is their 10th studio album. It’s conceptual, being based around the character of Väinämöinen, described by the band as ‘The iconic hero of Finnish mythology’.
The album features the current line-up of vocalist Tomi Joutsen, lead guitarist Esa Holopainen, rhythm guitarist Tomi Koivusaari, keyboard player Santeri Kallio, bassist Niclas Etalavouri and drummer Jan Rechberger. This sextet have been together since 2005.
The full track listing for The Beginning Of Times is:
- Battle For Light
3. My Enemy
4. You I Need
5. Song Of The Sage
6. Three Words
9. On A Stranded Shore
11. Crack In A Stone
12. Beginning Of Time
13. Heart’s Song (digipack bonus track)
The band will be playing the Islington O2 Academy in London on November 27.
Now you can download the song My Enemy for free right here.
Find out more info at http://amorphis.net/