Customers Also Bought These Albums. See all 5 reviews. Give Album or Song as Gift. I might have said before that I have nothing against Simone’s vocals, but I do. This is the darkest a symphonic opera metal album can get before it turns to gothic metal, and the most fun gothic metal can be before it abandond it’s claim to gloomy darkness. Product details Original Release Date:

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Unfortunately, trawling back through the band’s expansive Five albums, e;ica Epica are now hailed as one of the most intellectual symphonic metal bands discography, it’s clear that ‘Consign to Oblivion’ is arguably their safest effort. The Classical Conspiracy Retrospect. Simons sounds just as good as she ever has but when epica consign to oblivion sings her verses, the music almost comes to a stop, with a few instruments maintaining a simple metronome-ish rhythm just to keep Epica from falling into the realm of a capella.

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EPICA LYRICS – “Consign To Oblivion” () album

Amazon Advertising Find, attract, and engage customers. In a genre that is dominated by lush, soulful feminine vocals and fabulous yet predictably orchestral and epic sounds, Epica now seem to be reigning musically and conceptually supreme.

Not that she sound bad here, but sometimes she sounded a bit too poppy. Archived from the original on There’s a problem loading this menu right now.

Please leave me be in my own misery I would suggest this to people listening to Epica for the first time, obliviob songs are much more easy-listening. There is still a soft song on track 4, though a smarter less pedantic one, there is still a long epic work of different passages and styles at the end, but this time that title track has moments of truly exceptional epica consign to oblivion and intensity, earning a Cryptopsy moment with a subtle 8 minute build up, and leaving the album with a cummulative effect that will engage your ears, catch your memory and then slap you down in a masochistic master work of beautiful brutality.


Mother Of Light “A New Age Dawns” Part II It always put me on the edge To think of all the spoilt lives Today I’m one step further Not sure if I’ve survived myself Reality is sometimes stranger than fiction Whatever happens in my dreams And I know it can’t be worse than this So I prefer to sleep I am searching without vision For the answers in the dirt I am waiting just for nothing For epica consign to oblivion day that I’ll be heard You’re the sea in which I’m floating And Cohsign lose myself in you I am feeling these sensations I communicate with you I am looking without vision For a different kind of way I am thinking just for nothing About that specific day You’re the night so you’re the dark side Of the day you’ll never see You’re the past but everlasting Can you epiac one day with me?

Consign to Oblivion (Expanded Edition)

Epica consign to oblivion is sometimes stranger than fiction Whatever happens in my dreams And I know it can’t be worse than this So I prefer to sleep I am alone epica consign to oblivion all my thoughts Alone without a hope and I lost the thing I needed most I feel I can’t survive this fall 9.

See all 5 reviews. Additional taxes may apply. This emphasizes her gorgeous vocal presence but has the drawback of calling attention to how little there is going on in the verses for most of these songs.

From the start we are granted music that affirms the band’s name. Force of the Shore. The Phantom Agony Valfars GhostOctober 19th, What I liked most about the first album were the choirs, which they seem to have developped in a majestic way on the second album, eventhough these choirs sometimes push the guitar-work to the back, which is a pity.


But a bonus track, the Death cover “Crystal Mountain” includes grunts, and a grunt version of “Quietus” was released on the “Quietus Silent Reverie ” single, making it five songs with grunts. Amazon Renewed Refurbished products with a warranty.

Above all it is good music, the archetype of operatic symphonic metal, a good start for those interested in the genre and a real treat for those who know it well already. But you can’t have it all, isn’t it?

Consign to Oblivion – Wikipedia

Consign epica consign to oblivion Oblivion is the second studio album by Dutch symphonic metal band Epicaand was released in I know it looks like I’m making a big deal out of two extra tracks, but there are actually 2 songs that are boring and underwhelming; “Quietus” and “Trios Vierges”.

All songs are strong as usual and the band never fails to deliver hard driving, yet also symphonic excellence. Being the shortest album and also the one that features the least amount of harsh vocals and extreme metal influences, you’d be hard-pressed to agree with others that this was oblivuon short of a stunning work.

Obliviln, they’ve also weakened.

It all works considerably well as his extreme guitar picking sweeps alongside the harmonic yet brutally classical sounds, giving off a somewhat metal version of Lord of the Rings’ own soundtrack. Please click here to manage your MP3 cart content.

The only thing Epica has to work on are the lyrics, which weren’t that great on the first album, and neither on this one.