Transcendental enlightenment, hypnotic shamanism. Mental renunciation of all things mundane. Intense Hungarian rituals dedicated to the old and eternal tradition, where world music acquires a bewitching pagan aura.
Corr Mhóna - Abhainn (CD)
Excellent second album by the Irish band. They take elements form black, death, doom, and their traditional music to portray a wide variety of atmospheres and moods. Guttural growls are used in contrast with harmonious choral sections and ‘sean-nós’ vocals. Irish melodies and time signatures are incorporated with aggressive metallic and progressive elements. This distinctive approach to metal music coupled with lyrics sung entirely in Gaelige truly makes Corr Mhóna a one of a kind band.
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