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The 3rd And The Mortal

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2.65 | 23 ratings | 3 reviews | 9% 5 stars

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Studio Album, released in 2002

Songs / Tracks Listing

1. Zeppoliner (5:44)
2. Good evening Mr. Q (5:22)
3. The city (6:00)
4. Reflection (4:43)
5. Thin dark line (6:10)
6. Fools like us (4:25)
7. Those of my kind (5:37)
8. Simple minds (6:52)
9. Spider (5:05)

Total Time: 50:34

Line-up / Musicians

- Finn Olav Holte / guitar treatments, keyboards, tapes, loops
- Trond Engum / electric & acoustic guitars
- Geir Nilssen / electric & acoustic guitars, grand piano, keyboards
- Rune Hoemsnes / drums, percussion, programming

Anders Hammer Strømman, Andreas Elvenes*, Bernt Rundberget, Bjarne Lestra, Calvin Ray Stiggers, Don Tomasso*, Erlend Smalås, Frank Stavem, Håkon E. Aune, Ingrid Tolstad, Jon Anders Lied, Kirsti Huke, Lars Lien, Rudolv Wasgaier*, Sander Stedenfeldt Olsen, Snorre Ruch, Øyvind Brandtsegg

Note: The actual instrumentation could not be fully confirmed at this moment

Releases information

Artwork: Lars Hegdal

CD Voices Music & Entertainment ‎- VOW 075 (2002, Norway)

LP Prophecy Productions ‎- PRO 048LP, (2002, Germany)

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THE 3RD AND THE MORTAL Memoirs ratings distribution

(23 ratings)
Essential: a masterpiece of progressive rock music(9%)
Excellent addition to any prog rock music collection(17%)
Good, but non-essential (43%)
Collectors/fans only (17%)
Poor. Only for completionists (13%)

THE 3RD AND THE MORTAL Memoirs reviews

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Review by hdfisch
2 stars Rather nice album in electronically dominated style, maybe a tap too much similar to stuff by common trip-hop bands. Originally starting with doom metal this band has shown a quite interesting development, I've got to say. Not really that much my "cup of tea" but anyway a nice listen. Nevertheless I can't give more than 2 (maybe 2.5) stars for it!

(Edited 10/7/2005)

Latest members reviews

3 stars With their lead female singer leaving, the band has decided to experiment with session vocalists and this time the album features both a male and a female singer. The style of music has evolved into some kind of techno-rock, and if the songs are still good (I personally like "Good Evening Mr. ... (read more)

Report this review (#64074) | Posted by zaxx | Tuesday, January 10, 2006 | Review Permanlink

3 stars The music of The 3rd And The Mortal, yes, has suffered of progressive metamorphosis, in this disk only checks it when listening to "Good evening Mr. Q", being exposed to that he/she is formed the common dilemma about what it is really progressive, and again to be buried for the obligatory cate ... (read more)

Report this review (#45291) | Posted by | Friday, September 2, 2005 | Review Permanlink

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