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Freedom Call: "Land of the Crimson Dawn" review


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Feel free to check out my review of the new Freedom Call album, "Land of the Crimson Dawn," over at Hardrock Haven. Click the link below to be promptly whisked there:

 

Freedom Call review

 

In a nutshell, bombastic melodic power metal mixed with some hard rock influence.

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Sounds like an average FREEDCOM CALL output there based on what you wrote, Mark, but I'll hear for myself...interested to see the hard rock influence you mentioned.

Yeah, their power metal is still pretty generic--good, but generic, though Chris Bay is a great vocalist--but the hard rock-influenced tracks sound pretty decent. For the power metal sound, check out "Age of the Phoenix" and "66 Warriors"; for pure heavy metal (and the best song on the album) you've got to give "Killer Gear" a listen; for the hard rock-oriented tracks, give "Rockstars," "Sun in the Dark," "Rockin' Radio," and "Power + Glory" a go.

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