Metal Music Archives, aka MMA, is a fresh metal database that is looking for new members to join in. Monthly gifts (such as Amazon gift cards) are given randomly to those who collaborate: write reviews, add releases and so forth.
Posting my latest informal yet hopefully informative reviews here also.
NOTE: The last two reviews of this 'issue' date back to last June when I first released those reviews in MMA. I found it useful to post some of those 'oldies' here too.
Vordr - III
Vordr has always been an odd bird in the Finnish black metal scene - so odd that I never got really interested in it. But after getting my hands on the third Vordr full-length and listening to the music closely along with the lyrics, it did open my eyes more wider.
When compared to earlier works, this third album doesn’t differ much from them: over a dozen of short, fast, and almost punkish songs with high-pitched cleanish vocals that inevitably remind me of some young lunatic boy. …