MATTERHORN: Vol. 1: The World Began without Man…: CD

Jan 11, 2011

Instrumental metal. Solid musicianship and good riffs, but not quite enough lead and melody to justify the lack of vocals. It sounds like something’s missing, like the metal band next door is in the basement running through a couple numbers while the singer is upstairs paying the pizza guy. My girlfriend disagrees, and says, “It’s nice to not hear some dude screaming.” Too bad she doesn’t write for Razorcake.

 –CT Terry (Thinker Thought,