Category: Orphaned Land

Orphaned Land – All is One

I have always had a weakness for Middle Eastern music; it always sounds very ancient and mystical. Orphaned Land was one of the first underground metal bands that I discovered that led me away from the generic music on the radio. Generally, Orphaned Land takes over five years between albums, but All is One saw the light after only three years, and this “rush” might show a little. All is One is a slight departure for Orphaned Land, whose albums are generally nearly eighty minute long concept albums, but this album is much more straight forward. (more…)