Released on: 2016-08-26
Since the success of SABATON, the world knows, that Falun is the birthplace of many mighty warriors. But the brave Swedes from TWILIGHT FORCE now prove with their second album »Heroes Of Mighty Magic«, that epic metal doesn't necessarily need tanks and can also be played with a bow and arrow.
“The next opus of TWILIGHT FORCE will be a journey unlike any you have ever experienced. While we are still staying true to the essence of power metal, the songs, sounds and magic adventures have all evolved from the once drake hatchling into a colossal arcane arch-dragon. The time, effort and primordial wisdom that we have invested into this album is truly immeasurable, and we profoundly hope that this will shine through upon our venerated audience.”
But after stripping down the whole image of dragon keepers and taking a look behind the walls of this majestic power metal manifesto, you discover that there is more to those Swedes than just bittersweet legends: Pure honesty and love for untamed melodies is what truly defines this band. TWILIGHT FORCE unites six highly talented musicians, who manage to handle the multiple puppet strings of this grand genre and let the marionettes dance accordingly to their will. With high precision and passion for their craft, the Swedes combine raging guitars with classical acoustic instruments, such as the violin or the lute, melting high volume with soft gentleness, creating a dynamical sound cocktail. Every melody digs through the deepest corners of the listener's brain and even though the epicness seems to spread like an untamed wildfire, TWILIGHT FORCE know very well how to control their emitted sparks. This album unveils adventurous tales with entirely unconquered lands, where captivating melodies grow at the side of every path and wait to be gathered. And may it be the entire battle choir of Chrileon's unique voice range, »Heroes Of Mighty Magic« delivers outstanding vocal moments and easily competes with the performances of the biggest voices in power metal.
|Track list||Total runtime|
|1||- Battle Of Arcane Might||5:06|
|3||- Guardian Of The Seas||5:38|
|4||- Flight Of The Sapphire Dragon||5:40|
|5||- There and Back Again||10:14|
|6||- Riders Of The Dawn||3:46|
|7||- Keepers Of Fate||5:38|
|8||- Rise Of A Hero||5:13|
|9||- To The Stars||5:32|
|10||- Heroes Of Mighty Magic||9:57|
|12||- Knights Of Twilight's Might||1:45|