Irish Rain from the Norwegian/German band Leaves’ Eyes 2009 3rd full studio album Njord actually sounds pretty good. But only just – and it is a folk song to boot. A few pipes, a little foggy, fairy voice chirping along about the rain in Ireland and bang, you got a song. This actually fits well with the overall structure of the album, but more to that later.
Njord is – by the way – the ancient god of seafarers. But also the terror of all seamen who face the ocean at their peril each day. At least that was the … [...] Click to raid more!