Wine Of Aluqah - Therion - Live Gothic (DVD, Album)
Drum Solo Rise Of Sodom And Gomorrah Ginnungagap Grand Finale Lemuria The Wand Of Abaris Nightside Of Eden To Where I Weep Astral Sophia Shoot Them Down! Beneath The Starry Skies Forgive Me The Wasterland Of My Heart Burning The Palace Prelude To War Day Of Wrath Rise To War My Voyage Carries On Striking Darkness Seeds Of Time To Shine Forever Hard Rock. Alternative Punk. Progressive Rock. Instrumental Rock. Hardcore Metalcore. Power Heavy Metal. Doom Gothic Metal. The two boys are Snowy Shaw and Mats Leven.
Snowy brings a strange tortured voice and an Ozzy level amount of enthusiasm and goodwill, he is obviously enjoying the hell out of this show. Mats is a talented guy with something between a Album) sound and 80s hair metal band. As much as I respect his vocal pipes I didn't feel his "vibe" was quite the right one for Therion.
The two ladies Lori Lewis and Katarina Lilja are both enormously talented and charismatic, bringing operatic grace one moment and devilish mischief the next. Probably the smallest physically on the stage she projects unbelievable presence when taking the lead, and when she smiles I have to say she just melts me-just loved watching her start to finish.
She does the vocal for "Musphelheim" as if possessed by something, very interesting. I'm sure some will find this over the top or cheesy but I don't care, I found it a perfect balance of stage theatrics and musical delight-and yet still intimate. Therion takes every fan in this theatre with them rather than being so big and distant like a Metallica gig might be.
Album) may charge that Therion is not complex enough, not metal enough, not this or that enough. It is more important to me that the composition has emotion and beauty inherent, much more so that the level of complexity or the speed of the riff. Johnsson understands, in my Wine Of Aluqah - Therion - Live Gothic (DVD, the necessary elements of interesting, emotional musical storytelling which is why I place Therion above so Wine Of Aluqah - Therion - Live Gothic (DVD of the hyped modern prog acts, metal or otherwise.
Johnsson and Therion have assembled quite a legacy. Another issue I want to address is the band's image. While they are often described in various shades of "occultist" and readers might get the idea they are negative or depressing nothing could be further from the truth.
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