Header

COSMIC GENESIS

Vintersorg

Tech/Extreme Prog Metal


From Progarchives.com, the ultimate progressive rock music website

Vintersorg Cosmic Genesis album cover
3.69 | 18 ratings | 3 reviews | 22% 5 stars

Write a review
Buy VINTERSORG Music
from Progarchives.com partners
Studio Album, released in 2000

Songs / Tracks Listing


1. Astral and Arcane
2. Algol
3. A Dialoge With The Stars
4. Cosmic Genesis
5. Om Regnbagen Materialiserades
6. Ars Memorativa
7. Rainbow Demon
8. Naturens Galleri
9. The Enigmatic Spirit


Total Time 50:16

Lyrics

Search VINTERSORG Cosmic Genesis lyrics

Music tabs (tablatures)

Search VINTERSORG Cosmic Genesis tabs

Line-up / Musicians


- Andreas Hedlund a.k.a. Vintersorg / All vocals, guitars, bass, acoustic & tremolo guitars, keyboards & programming
- Mattias Marklund / Rhythm & lead guitars

Guest musicians:

- Nils Johansson / Additional programming & keys

Releases information

Napalm Records

Thanks to king16 for the addition
Edit this entry

VINTERSORG MP3, Free Download (music stream)


Open extended player in a new pop-up window | Random Playlist (50) | How to submit new MP3s

Buy VINTERSORG Cosmic Genesis Music


NaturbalNaturbal
Napalm Records 2014
Audio CD$7.98
$13.47 (used)
JordpulsJordpuls
Napalm Records 2011
Audio CD$3.30
$9.04 (used)
OrkanOrkan
Napalm Records 2012
Audio CD$5.59
$6.59 (used)
Solens RotterSolens Rotter
Napalm 2007
Audio CD$6.63
$4.99 (used)
Till FjallsTill Fjalls
Napalm 2009
Audio CD$3.30
$9.90 (used)
Odemarkens SonOdemarkens Son
Napalm 2000
Audio CD$58.58 (used)
Cosmic GenesisCosmic Genesis
Napalm / SPV 2001
Audio CD$3.28
$3.34 (used)
Visions From the Spiral GeneratorVisions From the Spiral Generator
Napalm 2002
Audio CD$3.28
$2.54 (used)
Focusing BlurFocusing Blur
Napalm 2004
Audio CD$3.28
$1.00 (used)
HedniskhjaertadHedniskhjaertad
Napalm 2007
Audio CD$540.34
$39.99 (used)
Right Now on Ebay (logo)
FISSION - Crater (CD Napalm Rec) Vintersorg NEW SEALED US $12.99 [0 bids]
6h 21m
Vintersorg - Cosmic Genesis US $19.00 Buy It Now 6h 43m
Vintersorg - The Focusing Blur US $19.00 Buy It Now 6h 59m
Vintersorg - Naturbål (2014) US $3.99 [0 bids]
8h 35m
VINTERSORG Cosmic Genesis / Visions Fron The Spiral Generator 2CD US $10.99 Buy It Now 8h 44m
Vintersorg - Jordpuls CD 2000 German press Viking folk Borknagar Napalm Records US $13.95 Buy It Now 8h 47m
2004 METAL ~ VINTERSORG ~ The Focusing Blur ~ RARE PROMO ~ PROMOTIONAL CD US $19.99 [0 bids]
US $29.99 Buy It Now
12h 10m
Vintersorg - Solens Rotter - German Promo CD Metal US $6.49 Buy It Now 14h 42m
WALLACHIA - s/t 1997 CD Lumsk VINTERSORG Mundanus Imperium SUFFERING RARE! US $49.99 Buy It Now 18h 14m
Borknagar - The Archaic Course 1998, Dimmu Borgir, Enslaved, Vintersorg, Ulver US $6.66 [0 bids]
US $15.99 Buy It Now
19h 16m
MINAS MORGUL - Todesschwadron Ost CD EQUILIBRIUM THYRFING VINTERSORG PAGAN OTYG US $7.99 Buy It Now 22h 31m
SAPFHIER black plague CD vintersorg fimbulwinter arcturus mysticum hellveto US $9.99 [0 bids]
1 day
Cronian Terra NEW borknagar vintersorg ships Fast not a promo combined shippin US $3.99 [0 bids]
US $5.99 Buy It Now
1 day
BORKNAGAR-PATCH WINDIR ARCTURUS SOLEFALD VINTERSORG RAR US $6.66 Buy It Now 1 day
VINTERSORG - JORDPULS NEW CD US $11.66 Buy It Now 1 day
VINTERSORG - Naturbal new release Pre-Order July 8th 2014 US $9.99 Buy It Now 2 days
Cosmic Genesis by Vintersorg (CD, Jun-2004, Napalm Records) US $9.99 [0 bids]
2 days
™demarkens Son by Vintersorg (CD, Jun-2004, Napalm Records) US $9.99 [0 bids]
2 days
forlorn - opus 3 ad caelestis aes, summoning abigor vintersorg ulver windir mgla US $5.99 [0 bids]
2 days
CRONICAN-TERRA ORG 2006 BORKNAGAR VINTERSORG CULT!!! US $6.66 Buy It Now 2 days
Visions from the Spiral Generator by Vintersorg Signed By Steve US $20.00 [0 bids]
2 days
Vintersorg - Visions From The Spiral Generator (Cassette) Russia SEALED US $16.50 Buy It Now 2 days
Vintersorg - Odemarkens Son (CD) Russia US $19.50 Buy It Now 2 days
Vintersorg - Visions From The Spiral Generator (CD) Russia US $19.50 Buy It Now 2 days
Vintersorg - Cosmic Genesis (CD) Russia US $19.50 Buy It Now 2 days
Vintersorg - The Focusing Blur (CD) Russia US $19.50 Buy It Now 2 days
Solens Rötter by Vintersorg (CD, Apr-2007, Napalm Records) US $8.09 Buy It Now 2 days
VINTERSORG Visions From The Spiral Generator CD (Near Mint) US $14.99 Buy It Now 2 days
FISSION - Crater (CD Napalm Rec) Vintersorg NEW SEALED US $12.34 Buy It Now 3 days
Vintersorg - Visions From the Spiral Generator CD Slipcase (Limited Edition) US $3.00 [0 bids]
4 days
VINTERSORG ODEMARKENS SON + BONUS TRACK SEALED CD NEW US $5.70 Buy It Now 4 days
VINTERSORG TILL FJALLS + BONUS TRACK SEALED CD NEW US $5.70 Buy It Now 4 days
VINTERSORG**ORKAN**CD US $13.64 Buy It Now 4 days
VINTERSORG**JORDPULS**CD US $12.58 Buy It Now 4 days
VINTERSORG**COSMIC GENESIS**CD US $12.95 Buy It Now 4 days
Till Fjalls by Vintersorg (CD, Jul-2004, Napalm Records (USA)) US $6.50 Buy It Now 4 days
Borknagar - Epic CD 2004 Vintersorg Century Media press limited slipcase US $8.95 Buy It Now 4 days
VINTERSORG Cosmic Genesis/Visions Fron The Spiral Generator 2CD SET US $10.99 Buy It Now 4 days
VINTERSORG Cosmic Genesis/Visions Fron The Spiral Generator 2CD SET ( FREE SH) US $12.99 Buy It Now 4 days
Vintersorg Visions from the spiral generator - 2002 Napalm US $9.99 Buy It Now 4 days
Vintersorg Cosmic genesis - 2004 Napalm US $9.99 Buy It Now 4 days
VINTERSORG**TILL FJALLS**CD US $9.96 Buy It Now 5 days
Terra by Cronian (CD, Apr-2006, Century Media (USA)) BORKNAGAR, VINTERSORG US $5.99 Buy It Now 5 days
VINTERSORG - The Focusing Blur CD US $17.99 Buy It Now 5 days
Vintersorg - Cosmic Genesis (cd) US $5.00 Buy It Now 5 days
fier - hellebaard, enslaved vintersorg einherjer negura bunget dordeduh drudkh US $5.99 [0 bids]
5 days
BORKNAGAR - THE ARCHAIC COURSE DIMMU BORGIR ICS VORTEX VINTERSORG FINNTROLL US $6.66 [0 bids]
5 days
Vintersorg - Solens Rötter CD 2000 Napalm Europe press Viking folk US $13.95 Buy It Now 5 days
Vintersorg - Till Fjalls CD US $13.06 Buy It Now 5 days
Vintersorg - Orkan CD US $12.81 Buy It Now 5 days
Vintersorg - Jardpuls CD US $11.00 Buy It Now 5 days
Vintersorg - Cosmic Genesis - NPR085 US $22.41 Buy It Now 5 days
Vintersorg - Jordpuls - NPR367 US $20.39 Buy It Now 5 days
Vintersorg - Solens Rotter - NPR211 US $21.52 Buy It Now 5 days
Vintersorg - The Focusing Blur - NPR137 US $14.08 Buy It Now 5 days
Vintersorg - Orkan - NPR429 US $21.06 Buy It Now 5 days
VINTERSORG - HEDNISKHJÄRTAD (NPR049) SWEDISH FOLK/BLACK METAL CD US $25.00 Buy It Now 6 days
Borknagar - Origin CD 2006 Vintersorg Century Media acoustic folk US $7.95 Buy It Now 6 days
Vintersorg - Orkan CD 2012 progressive black metal Napalm Records German press US $13.95 Buy It Now 6 days
Vintersorg - Naturbal - CD - NEW ALBUM !!!!!! US $23.50 Buy It Now 7 days
Vintersorg *GUITAR TABS * Lesson Software CD US $8.95 Buy It Now 8 days
VINTERSORG Cosmic Genesis/Visions Fron The Spiral Generator 2CD SET US $8.99 Buy It Now 8 days
Cronian - Erathems CD 2013 digi progressive metal Borknagar Vintersorg US $14.95 Buy It Now 9 days
BUTTERFLY TEMPLE veles ORIG 2002 IROND-drudkh,alcest,nargaroth,vintersorg,windir US $9.99 Buy It Now 9 days
Vintersorg The Focusing Blur CD 2004 new & sealed Napalm Records [NPR137] E.U. US $10.00 Buy It Now 9 days
Borknagar - Urd CD 2012 digi Century Media press Vintersorg progressive US $13.95 Buy It Now 9 days
VINTERSORG COSMIC GENESIS FOLK METAL / VIKING METAL CD 2000 US $10.49 Buy It Now 10 days
VINTERSORG - ORKAN * [VINTERSORG] - NEW CD US $6.15 Buy It Now 10 days
VINTERSORG - THE FOCUSING BLUR - NEW CD US $10.99 Buy It Now 10 days
VINTERSORG - SOLENS R"TTER - NEW CD US $16.98 Buy It Now 11 days
Vintersorg - Orkan NEW CD US $18.77 Buy It Now 12 days
Vintersorg - Till Fjalls NEW CD US $12.46 Buy It Now 12 days
VINTERSORG - VISIONS FROM THE SPIRAL GENERATOR - NEW CD US $11.24 Buy It Now 12 days
VINTERSORG - TDEMARKENS SON [4001617268520] - NEW CD US $11.24 Buy It Now 12 days
VINTERSORG - Naturbal CD US $9.99 Buy It Now 12 days
BORKNAGAR-URD-CD-viking-folk-pagan-vintersorg-solefald-otyg-enslaved US $8.99 Buy It Now 12 days
CRONIAN - Terra (CD 2006) Progressive Metal Borknagar Vintersorg Century Media US $14.99 Buy It Now 12 days
Vintersorg-Jordpuls CD Helvette version between folk metal and progressive metal US $6.69 Buy It Now 12 days
Vintersorg-Orkan CD Helvette version between folk metal and progressive metal US $6.69 Buy It Now 13 days
VINTERSORG-VISIONS FROM THE SPIRAL 1 PRESS 2002 NAPALM US $12.99 Buy It Now 14 days
VINTERSORG - Cosmic Genesis (CD 2000) Napalm USA Import US $8.50 Buy It Now 14 days
VINTERSORG cosmig & vissions box set) OPETH , CINYC US $10.95 Buy It Now 15 days
Naturbal - Vintersorg US $11.64 Buy It Now 15 days
VINTERSORG - COSMIC GENESIS - NEW CD US $8.98 Buy It Now 15 days
VINTERSORG VISIONS FROM THE SPIRITUL GENERATOR + BONUS TRACK SEALED CD NEW US $5.70 Buy It Now 16 days
VINTERSORG THE FOCUSING BLUR SEALED CD NEW US $5.70 Buy It Now 16 days
Vintersorg - Naturbal [CD New] US $14.98 Buy It Now 16 days
VINTERSORG COSMIC GENESIS SEALED CD NEW US $5.70 Buy It Now 16 days
VINTERSORG - ORKAN NEW CD US $14.73 Buy It Now 16 days
Vintersorg - Till Fjalls LTD EX Sky Blue/White LP (100) Borknagar Arcturus Tyr US $75.00 Buy It Now 16 days
Vintersorg - Cosmic Genesis CD 2000 Napalm Europe press progressive black metal US $13.95 Buy It Now 16 days
VINTERSORG - NATURBAL NEW CD US $20.88 Buy It Now 16 days
VINTERSORG - THE FOCUSING BLUR CD US $17.49 Buy It Now 17 days
VINTERSORG - Naturbal new release US $9.99 Buy It Now 17 days
Vintersorg - Naturbal CD 2014 folk black metal Sweden Napalm Records press US $13.95 Buy It Now 17 days
VINTERSORG cosmic & visions box set) OPETH , CINYC US $9.99 Buy It Now 17 days
VINTERSORG JORDPULS SEALED CD NEW 2011 US $5.70 Buy It Now 18 days
SAPFHIER Trollskagen CD vintersorg US $3.43 Buy It Now 18 days
Vintersorg - Orkan [CD New] US $9.13 Buy It Now 18 days
Vintersorg - Odemarkens Son - Cassette (Enslaven, Borknagar, Ihsahn, Otyg US $11.99 Buy It Now 18 days

More places to buy VINTERSORG music online Buy VINTERSORG & Prog Rock Digital Music online:
  • AmazonMP3: Search for VINTERSORG DRM-Free MP3 Downloads @ AmazonMP3 (USA Only) | AmazonMP3 (UK Only)

VINTERSORG Cosmic Genesis ratings distribution


3.69
(18 ratings)
Essential: a masterpiece of progressive rock music(22%)
22%
Excellent addition to any prog rock music collection(50%)
50%
Good, but non-essential (28%)
28%
Collectors/fans only (0%)
0%
Poor. Only for completionists (0%)
0%

VINTERSORG Cosmic Genesis reviews


Showing all collaborators reviews and last reviews preview | Show all reviews/ratings

Collaborators/Experts Reviews

Review by Tarcisio Moura
PROG REVIEWER
3 stars Although I was never a fan of black metal, I was attracted to this CD by its beautiful cover, the intelligent theme and the good reviews. It is quite a surprising album: very interesting mix of black metal, symphonic rock and swedish folk. The vocals are varied and Andreas Hedlung has a great voice, which varies along the CD, going from black metal growls to clean folk in such a natural way you really wonder if it is the same guy singing them all. I usually hate those grunts, but in this CD they are few and even then they don´t sound forced. Intelligent lyrics also helps a lot and this guy is very insightful. Cosmic Genesis is a great landscape of sounds and moods, everything falling into place at the right moment. Even the dreadful eletronic drums are bearable here.

So, if you´re looking for something different, something new, energetic, melodic and with clever lyrics, try this CD. They even manage a interesting cover of the classic Uriah Heep´s song Rainbow Demon that do justice to the original version. Not your average prog metal band, but very good and original indeed! 3,5 stars.

MEMBERS LOGIN ZONE

As a registered member (register here if not), you can post rating/reviews (& edit later), comments reviews and submit new albums.

You are not logged, please complete authentication before continuing (use forum credentials).

Send comments to Tarcisio Moura (BETA) | Report this review (#115533) | Review Permalink
Posted Monday, March 19, 2007

Review by Conor Fynes
PROG REVIEWER
4 stars 'Cosmic Genesis' - Vintersorg (7/10)

In progressive music circles, the genre of black metal seems to get a treatment as if it were the plague. Even many metalheads themselves can't bring themselves to develop a taste for it, although diehard fans of the genre swear it is one of the most atmospheric and emotive styles of music in existence to date. With Vintersorg's 'Cosmic Genesis,' it appears as if there is a perfect album for those who aren't into black metal (or other extreme forms) but are interested to look into it. Strong melodies and intelligent instrumentation mixed with some more primal, heavy sounding riffs makes for a very well rounded metal album that a much wider variety of listeners should find appreciation for.

One of the biggest points of contension people seem to have with black metal are the high pitched screams which dominate and help define the genre. While these are indeed present in 'Cosmic Genesis,' the main form of vocal delivery rests on the deep and strong clean singing of Andreas Hedlund, at times verging on being operatic in nature.

Strong melodies and some rocking guitar riffs are the order of the day for over half of the album. The second half of the album has some golden moments, but it doesn't seem to quite measure up to the high level of consistency and quality that was blessed upon the first four tracks. The only track here that could have been left off is the cover of the Uriah Heep track 'Rainbow Demon,' which while performed admirably (and having a very good medieval- sounding intro,) is weak from it's irritating chorus. 'Naturens Galleri' is another track that doesn't match up to the stronger tracks, but it has some interesting folk segments that I wish the band would have elaborated on, on 'Cosmic Genesis.'

The album is full of great black/folk metal tracks, although the highlights would undeniably include the opener ('Astral & Arcane,') the title track, and the powerful ballad 'The Enigmatic Spirit,' which incidentally convinced me to check out this album after hearing it. While I think the highly melodic nature of this album will help at least a few people open up to black metal as a whole, an established listener to extreme metal might find this a little tame.

MEMBERS LOGIN ZONE

As a registered member (register here if not), you can post rating/reviews (& edit later), comments reviews and submit new albums.

You are not logged, please complete authentication before continuing (use forum credentials).

Send comments to Conor Fynes (BETA) | Report this review (#299321) | Review Permalink
Posted Wednesday, September 15, 2010

Latest members reviews

4 stars Cosmic Genesis is a great album. You can see both styles of Vintersorn on this album, the black metal on "Algol" for example, and the Folk Metal on "The Enigmatic Spitirs", witch is my favorite song of Vintersorg. The lyrics on all musics (at least in english - i don's speak swedish) are very ... (read more)

Report this review (#69583) | Posted by | Thursday, February 16, 2006 | Review Permanlink

Post a review of VINTERSORG "Cosmic Genesis"

You must be a forum member to post a review, please register here if you are not.

MEMBERS LOGIN ZONE

As a registered member (register here if not), you can post rating/reviews (& edit later), comments reviews and submit new albums.

You are not logged, please complete authentication before continuing (use forum credentials).

Copyright Prog Archives, All rights reserved. | Legal Notice | Privacy Policy | Advertise | GeoIP Services by MaxMind | RSS + syndications

Other sites in the MAC network: JazzMusicArchives.com — the ultimate jazz music virtual community | MetalMusicArchives.com — the ultimate metal music virtual community


Server processing time: 0.39 seconds