Saattue : Jäähyvästi

Spikefarm Records : 2008 Format : CD ”Light Doom Metal” may be a contradiction in itself, but even so, that is how I would describe the sound of Saattue. Sharing similarities with fellow countrymen Swallow The Sun, Saattue explore the musical realm which exists somewhere between Death Metal, Doom Metal and dark, depressive, Goth-tinged Rock;…

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Ajattara: Kalmanto

Spikefarm Records : 2007 Format: CD Ajattara have basically released two albums: the first album four times, and their fifth album. That’s right. The first four albums showed a band incapable of renewing themselves from album to album, instead resorting in doing the same thing over and over again with just minor aesthetic differences from album…

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Ajattara : Noitumaa

Spikefarm Records : 2009 Format : CD In reviews of previous releases, I have often complained that Ajattara just keep doing the same thing over and over again without renewing themselves enough. Well, saying that about this release is impossible. In fact, I have never, anywhere, by any band heard an album like this. Why,…

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