Thursday, April 21, 2011

While Heaven Wept - Vast Oceans Lachrymose

While Heaven Wept - Vast Oceans Lachrymose
Melodic Doom Metal
Track listing:
The Furthest Shore
To Wander the Void
Living Sepulchre
Vessel
Vast Oceans Lachrymose
Epilogue

My, my, where do I even begin with this one. Well if I were to sum this album up with one word, it would be "beautiful." There really is no other way to describe it, no matter how cliche and overused the word may be. This is Melodic Doom Metal at it's finest. The weeping melodies of the guitar shroud the album in a sorrowful bliss, a parallelism not easily mastered. The vocals are downright incredible. The harmonies the vocals display on this album are magnificent. Focusing mainly on the Sea, this album features both epics and quick magnanimous tunes that will most likely have you coming back for more. Please enjoy.


58 comments:

  1. Awesome band. Dooooom \m/

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  2. Unbelievable. truley glade to have read this post. a3

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  3. Woaaaaahh, nice one man - Really lovin this band, have gone to check them out after reading you post - Thanks for sharing!

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  4. Nice artwork will give it a listen a bit later on

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  5. wow, they definitely have a strong Iron Maiden influence! Very nice! Flwd

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  6. pretty heavy stuff, not exactly my taste but good to listen to new things.

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  7. Exactly my taste! Thank you man!! Following

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  8. Great song for srue! Following and supporting. alphabetalife.blogspot.com

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  9. Melodic doom metal, what a genre.

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  10. need some good headphones to zone out on that

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  11. i usually love bands have have epic albums covers, ie wolfmother's first album reminds me of this. I guess you can judge a book by its cover.

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  12. Wow I knew this blog would be great. It was featured on bloghunt. I'm definitely getting this album. Love yuour stuff!

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  13. Wow this is a masterpiece. I love your style.

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  14. I'm not a metal fan but my brother is, he's gonna love this.

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  15. wow this is actually amazing definitely gonna go download this!

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  16. Great taste in music, the melody is deep and inspiring. I love the guitar as well.

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  17. wow this is deep and motivational, the guitar is awesome!

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  18. Good stuff, I haven't listened to something like this in a while.

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  19. i like it! thanks for sharing

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  20. Cool! I agree that it is "beautiful"

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  21. Wonderful! Great blog post.

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  22. Doom Metal? That's a new one for me. Not altogether bad though.

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  23. This song is beautiful, even thought I'm used to Dream theater, it kinda looks like sometimes.
    Awesome blog, following.

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  24. Listening to melodic metal is a nice change from listening to death metal all the time, for me at least. Worth while post.

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  25. amazing i love melodic metal, so thanks so much for introducing me to this band/album

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  26. That song is awesome, I will definitely check out more from this band

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  27. Dammit that's a banger!

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  28. i will have to give them some more checking

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  29. I agree - beautiful. For some reason, I'm really into good song titles, too, and this had several.

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  30. not mind kind of music but good reading.. following :)

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  31. Great track, gonna have to listen to some of the rest now

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  32. Awesome, had it on loop for ages now

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  33. very orchestral, not my thing per say but it's very epic

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  34. I enjoyed the song, thank you

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