Warning: mt_rand(): max(-1) is smaller than min(0) in /var/customers/webs/stalker/www.stalker.cd/inc/inc-home.php on line 93 Warning: Illegal string offset 'URL' in /var/customers/webs/stalker/www.stalker.cd/inc/inc-home.php on line 112 Warning: Illegal string offset 'LOC' in /var/customers/webs/stalker/www.stalker.cd/inc/inc-home.php on line 113 Warning: Illegal string offset 'URL' in /var/customers/webs/stalker/www.stalker.cd/inc/inc-home.php on line 130 Warning: Illegal string offset 'LOC' in /var/customers/webs/stalker/www.stalker.cd/inc/inc-home.php on line 131 Homepage of Stalker Magazine
STALKER - Printversion
- Reviews: AUDIO CD -

Shiver, The

Titel / Title Inside 
Label UK Division 
Web www.myspace.com/theshiverband
Total run time
Vö/Releasebereits erschienen/already released 
Deprecated: Function split() is deprecated in /var/customers/webs/stalker/www.stalker.cd/content_module/rezensionen_show.php on line 220
A very young band from Italy that came into being by 2005, they have just released their debut album and launched a tour in England recently; three guys and a girl: Finch (drums), Daniele (bass), Michael (guitar) and Federica (vocals). The latter looks really nice, too, but I have to say that her vocal abilities cannot live up to that. Stylistically the music is something between Lacuna Coil (just listen e.g. to "Heartshell") and the Cranberries, plus a touch of Nu Metal. Still I would this band rather put into the Indie/Alternative section than to "Metal". Real catchy powerful songs that somehow stick out are missing, and also a more powerful voice. Federica sounds a bit too high an thin, style Cranberries, and sometimes there´s even distortion - therefore the album is hardly more than average.

Klaudia Weber

Read comments: 0                           Write comments