Arven – Black is the Colour (2013) – Review

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RockmusicRaider Review - Arven - Black is the Colour - Album CoverHahaaa! Rock’n’Roll!! Hand and fingers in the air! The newest album Black is the Colour of the German band Arven takes off furiously fast. Nothing of the subdued style left anymore that somehow plagued their debut album Music of Light.

Bang goes the metal riff, once you start listening, so fast that Carina’s voice somewhat struggles to follow for the first instances. Holy. Metal. Cow.

Everything is rockier, more straightforward – indeed a much more self-confident approach to the music than before. But also darker – a shift towards the Gothic Metal genre, [...] Click to raid more!

Arven – Music of Light (2011) – Review

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RockmusicRaider Review - Arven - Music of Light - Album CoverYou know, I came across this band kind of by accident. And – at first – I thought them to be without much merit. In the beginning only, I’d like to stress. Not for this cold metal heart. Right?

But how far from the truth!  Listening to some of the songs I got hooked, very quickly convinced otherwise. Arventhe most amazing German almost girl band: A bunch of girls, plus Till, the lucky drummer.

Music of Light features a beautiful variation of rock, kind of Gothic rock metal, and then again symphonic [...] Click to raid more!