Porcupine Tree – Lazarus

September 19, 2009

Today’s MSMOTD Porcupine Tree – Lazarus (buy this song) And through the whirling sentry drones of academic responsibility, guns blazing and engines a-fire, erupts the newest MSMOTD: the mighty Porcupine Tree!  Leaving assignments, readings and constructive musings as so much burning wreckage in its wake, it streaks into the sky and bursts into a light [...]

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Amorphis – Towards And Against

September 2, 2009

Today’s MSMOTD Amorphis – Towards And Against (buy this song) There is so much good music coming out of Finland these days, especially in terms of melodic metal.  Bands like Nightwish, Stratovarius, HIM, Apocalyptica (rock/metal done by electric cello!), Children of Bodom, Turisas, Sonata Arctica etc etc.  It’s not limited to metal, as Finland also [...]

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Dream Theater – The Count of Tuscany

August 16, 2009

Today’s MSMOTD Dream Theater – The Count of Tuscany (buy “Black Clouds & Silver Linings”) Dream Theater.  DREAM THEATER!  I am so excited to finally write about what is probably my favourite band.   There’s no way I can cover everything or even adequately begin to present their music, so consider this just a brief intro!  [...]

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