Leaves’ Eyes – ‘Sign Of The Dragonhead’ – Album Review 11/01/2018 34 Leaves’ Eyes - 'Sign Of The Dragonhead' - Album Review1102103104105102018-01-1110Overall ScoreReader Rating: (0 Votes)0.0This is the seventh album released by Leaves’ Eyes and the first full length release with new vocalist Elina Siirala and what an addition she is. Sign Of The Dragonhead begins with the album’s title track and it’s clear that the Viking sails are set and the band have domination of the Power/Symphonic Metal genre as the destination. The album has the perfect balance of the of classical piercing vocals by Siirala, supported and contrasted by band member Alexander Krull and his gruff deep vocals. ‘Riders On The Wind’ highlights how this like listening to a musical audiobook, telling its story in a highly enjoyable way that is quite simply straight out of the Top Drawer. ‘Rulers Of Wind And Rain’ is a Viking era instrumental track swiftly followed by ‘Fire In The North’ which puts us straight back into the incredible voyage that is Sign Of The Dragonhead followed by ‘Waves of Euphoria’ which includes more vocals by Krull than any other track and demonstrates a flexibility for this band that can add an extra dimension to a track without losing their identity. This release should put Leaves’ Eyes at the forefront of everyone’s minds when not only thinking about the Viking theme but also the Symphonic Metal genre. Raise the drinking horns and prepare for this quite stunning work of art. Sign Of The Dragonhead is out Friday 12th Jan Via AFM Records Track Listing Sign Of The Dragonhead 02. Across The Sea 03. Like A Mountain 04. Jomsborg 05. Völva 06. Riders On The Wind 07. Fairer Than The Sun 08. Shadows In The Night 09. Rulers Of Wind And Waves 10. Fires In The North 11. Waves Of Euphoria Social Media http://www.leaveseyes.com/ https://www.facebook.com/leaveseyesofficial/ https://twitter.com/Leaves_Eyes http://rocknloadmag.com/news/caelestia-release-initium-vitae-et-mortis-lyric-video/ Share this:Click to share on Twitter (Opens in new window)Click to share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to share on Google+ (Opens in new window)Like this:Like Loading... Related Leave a Reply Cancel Reply Your email address will not be published.CommentName* Email* Website This site uses Akismet to reduce spam. Learn how your comment data is processed.