My Kantele

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All Music Guide - Antti J. Ravelin
My Kantele is a follow-up to Amorphis' excellent Elegy. Elegy was an album that worked as a culmination point between death metal and progressive metal, and opened all doors in the rock world for Amorphis. My Kantele doesn't contain anything very new and special; actually, it seems that all four previously unreleased tracks are just leftovers from Elegy. That isn't a bad thing at all -- the new songs work well enough and of course these kinds of packages are gold for fans. The most interesting songs on the EP are the covers, Hawkwind's "Levitation" and Kingston Wall's "And I Hear You Call." Amorphis covered "Levitation" very, very well -- but unfortunately they copied ...
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Editorial Reviews

All Music Guide - Antti J. Ravelin
My Kantele is a follow-up to Amorphis' excellent Elegy. Elegy was an album that worked as a culmination point between death metal and progressive metal, and opened all doors in the rock world for Amorphis. My Kantele doesn't contain anything very new and special; actually, it seems that all four previously unreleased tracks are just leftovers from Elegy. That isn't a bad thing at all -- the new songs work well enough and of course these kinds of packages are gold for fans. The most interesting songs on the EP are the covers, Hawkwind's "Levitation" and Kingston Wall's "And I Hear You Call." Amorphis covered "Levitation" very, very well -- but unfortunately they copied Kingston Wall's arrangement of the excellent "And I Hear You Call," so it doesn't offer a lot.
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Product Details

  • Release Date: 5/27/1997
  • Label: Relapse
  • UPC: 781676695621
  • Catalog Number: 766956
  • Sales rank: 128,341

Tracks

Disc 1
  1. 1 My Kantele - Pasi Koskinen (5:57)
  2. 2 The Brother-Slayer - Pasi Koskinen (3:37)
  3. 3 The Lost Son (The Brother-Slayer), Pt. 2 - Pasi Koskinen (4:35)
  4. 4 Levitation - Pasi Koskinen (5:52)
  5. 5 And I Hear You Call - Pasi Koskinen (4:40)
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Album Credits

Performance Credits
Amorphis Primary Artist
Esa Holopainen Acoustic Guitar, Guitar
Tomi Koivusaari Acoustic Guitar, Guitar, Rhythm Guitar, Vocals
Olli-Pekka Laine Bass
Pasi Koskinen Vocals
Mamba Percussion
Kim Rantala Keyboards
Pekka Kasari Drums
Technical Credits
Amorphis Producer
Esa Holopainen Producer
Tomi Koivusaari Producer
Olli-Pekka Laine Producer
Dave Shirk Mastering
Matthew F. Jacobson Producer, Executive Producer
William J. Jr. Yurkiewicz Producer, Executive Producer, Mastering
Pasi Koskinen Producer
Kim Rantala Producer
Pekka Kasari Producer
Kai Hiilesmaa Producer
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