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2.03 | 3 ratings | 2 reviews | 0% 5 stars

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Singles/EPs/Fan Club/Promo, released in 1997

Songs / Tracks Listing

1. Dead End Solution (5:51)
2. How? (3:50)
3. In Silence (4:12)
4. The Pain You Offer (4:49)
5. In Your Face (5:55)

Total Time 24:39

Line-up / Musicians

- Kristian Larsen / guitars, backing vocals
- Lars Larsen / vocals, guitar
- Rene Nielsen / bass
- Mads Volf / drums

Releases information

Self Released

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MANTICORA Dead End Solution ratings distribution

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Essential: a masterpiece of progressive rock music(0%)
Excellent addition to any prog rock music collection(0%)
Good, but non-essential (33%)
Collectors/fans only (67%)
Poor. Only for completionists (0%)

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Review by snobb
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2 stars Debut EP by Danish heavy metal band Manticora is disappointment (if you're not a metalhead). Double-guitars driven classic heavy metal quartet are heavily influenced by Iron Maiden, but plays music which in all senses are far from their gods.

Vocals is still so-so, musical level is average, but the main problem is total lack of originality. The music varies between melodic and speedy, but are very faceless. In fact, absence of compositional abilities destroys not so bad musicianship. The only good news there are there are still 5 songs on this EP. So, it wouldn't take too much time just to finish listening and forget about them.

Latest members reviews

2 stars The first album review of this Danish band. I have been sold this band on the idea that this is a keyboard dominated prog metal band. Well, on this mini CD, they are not. This is pretty standard heavy metal in the vein of Iron Maiden, Gamma Ray and Helloween. The vocals are pretty bad. The mu ... (read more)

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