Thursday, July 17, 2008

Casual Listening 7-18-08

Casual Listening


July 18, 2008

Dantesco – Pagano (metal)

A bel canto operatic singing style would seem the polar opposite of the guttural shouting that passes for singing on most metal albums, but if you think about it, opera and metal aren’t that far apart. Melodrama, pretense, Vikings – I’m surprised someone hasn’t thought of this before. These mythic odes are in Spanish, adding to the mystique.

Try this: you should be able to click here to hear a Dantesco song in Rhapsody:

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