Tales from the Thousand Lakes ()

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Tales from the Thousand Lakes - Amorphis
Track Listing
  1. Thousand Lakes
  2. Into Hiding
  3. The Castaway
  4. First Doom
  5. Black Winter Day
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  1. Thousand Lakes
  2. Into Hiding
  3. The Castaway
  4. First Doom
  5. Black Winter Day
  6. Drowned Maid
  7. In the Beginning
  8. Forgotten Sunrise
  9. To Father's Cabin
  10. Magic and Mayhem
  11. Fork of the North
  12. Moon and Sun
  13. Moon and Sun, Pt. 2: North's Son
  14. Light My Fire
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Bolder than The Karelian Isthmus and conceptually superior to later attempts at progressive but radio-friendly '90s metal, Tales From the Thousand Lakes might just be Amorphis' best recording. This record is heavy, yet never succumbs to the inane extremes common to the melodic death metal genre. The guitars and drums are in ample supply, and a rare attention to arrangement and production really sets this disc apart. The guttural vocal work isn't for every metal fan, but the neo-prog instrumental work and overall heaviness ...

Tales from the Thousand Lakes 2001, Relapse Records

UPC: 781676650026

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