Amorphis album details
2011-03-01 by Magnus Altkula STAFF | 33 Comments
Amorphis will release their tenth studio album, titled The Beginning of Times, at the end of May through Nuclear Blast Records.

The guys had this to say about the album: "The new album is the most challenging Amorphis album so far in terms of both music and lyrics. Its central character is the iconic hero of Finnish mythology, Väinämöinen, whose tale has been masterfully retold by lyricist Pekka Kainulainen. The Beginning Of Times was produced by the band; vocals were recorded under the guidance of Marco Hietala (Nightwish, Tarot) in his home studio in Kuopio."

Tracklist:
01. Battle For Light
02. Mermaid
03. My Enemy
04. You I Need
05. Song Of The Sage
06. Three Words
07. Reformation
08. Soothsayer
09. On A Stranded Shore
10. Escape
11. Crack In A Stone
12. Beginning Of Time
13. Heart's Song [digipack bonus]

cover art: http://amorphis.net/wp-content/uploads/2011/02/kansi_BOT.jpg
Tagged: Amorphis

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scissorlocked
March 1st 2011
3511 Comments


Don't think the can make it, but their a pretty dependable band

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bloodsorcery
March 1st 2011
109 Comments


i never got into the clean vocals these gusy used

G3N3R1C
March 1st 2011
1945 Comments


Only thing i've heard from them was Skyforger. (and that's only cause a friend of mine kept bugging me to listen to it.)

I played the shit out of Silver Bride, but the rest of the album? eh.

Darkvoid67
March 1st 2011
383 Comments


Probably going to be as bad as the last one

Gmork89
March 1st 2011
5516 Comments


Has a chance at being awesome.

pizzamachine
March 1st 2011
12571 Comments


awesomeawesomeawesomeawesomeawesomeawesomeawesome

ThyCrossAwaits
March 1st 2011
3055 Comments


http://www.sputnikmusic.com/review/32933/Wolfmother-Cosmic-Egg/

chaos17
March 1st 2011
296 Comments


woah guys, so much hate. New album will be boss.

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wexenhex
March 1st 2011
192 Comments


I have always liked these guys, but honestly their old style on their first 3 albums or so was the best.

Pankar95
March 1st 2011
140 Comments


HSThomas u suck donkey dicks. Amorphis are an awsome band, and Skyforger was their best out of their 3 most recent, with their new vocalist, imo

Yazz_Flute
March 1st 2011
18809 Comments


MERMAIDER MERMAIDER

Album cover = Cosmic Egg.

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Crysis
Staff Reviewer
March 1st 2011
16434 Comments


Please be better than Skyforger.

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Yazz_Flute
March 1st 2011
18809 Comments


I kind of feel like that with the exception of Silent Waters (which is damn near perfect) nothing these guys have done are particularly noteworthy.

Hawks
March 1st 2011
35838 Comments


Fuck you guys, this will slay.

FadeToBlack
March 1st 2011
11034 Comments


lol

and lol

37er00
March 1st 2011
1253 Comments


hey fade

Pyosisified
March 1st 2011
2450 Comments


The new album is the most challenging Amorphis album so far in terms of both music and lyrics blahblahblah the usual bullshit album will probs be worse than st anger

FadeToBlack
March 1st 2011
11034 Comments


shh im not meant to be here gotta hide

Hawks
March 1st 2011
35838 Comments


HSThomas u suck donkey dicks. Amorphis are an awsome band, and Skyforger was their best out of their 3 most recent, with their new vocalist, imo

You must be forgetting Silent Waters.

37er00
March 1st 2011
1253 Comments


dont make me do it now

fuck this i think ill make my own bacon and egger and then ill do it

Daedus
March 1st 2011
99 Comments


Oh, please don't suck.

Nomos
March 1st 2011
843 Comments


Their last album is one of my favourite albums of all time. I hope it's up to those standards, at least :D

kangaroopoo
March 1st 2011
3175 Comments


Tales, Elegy, Tuonela + Silent Waters were excellent but I hope the latest is a lot better than Skyforger.

Nomos
March 1st 2011
843 Comments


I get so confused about this - everyone bashes Skyforger and praises Silent Waters. I think SW was boring and Skyforger was well done and insanely catchy.

Deviant.
Staff Reviewer
March 1st 2011
31353 Comments


Nah man, other way around

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Baphomet
March 1st 2011
7364 Comments


I came.

Ten times.

FilthyBorgir
March 1st 2011
1334 Comments


Why so much hate on Skyforger? I mean it's better then Am Universum and Far from the Sun.

qwe3
March 1st 2011
21362 Comments


will be so bad

FilthyBorgir
March 2nd 2011
1334 Comments


Fuck you guys, this will slay. (2)

ZippaThaRippa
March 2nd 2011
2434 Comments


I'll give it a shot I dug Skyforger

standundefeated
March 2nd 2011
91 Comments


Skyforger was good, SW was a little better... but Eclipse is their best with the new vocalist.

Butkuiss
March 2nd 2011
4220 Comments


Why all the Skyforger hate? The middle of the album was nowhere near as good as the start/finish, and the bonus track sucked, but still. Solid album.

SepticReAnimate
March 5th 2011
184 Comments


Agreed with Butkuiss, I thought Skyforger was great. Damn excited for this album.



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