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Ten

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Added By Mike
17 years ago
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1997 Rock
2011 Metal
2017 Rock
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8.1 x2
Non-Prog Album Oriented Rock/Metal
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Two users rate this artist 7.0 or better, nobody rates it lower. nobody thinks it is prog, nobody thinks it is merely related to prog and three users think that it's not prog. show details
Track Statistics The database currently contains 109 studio tracks by Ten.
Track durations range from 1m 18s to 12m 19s, averaging at 5m 53s with a standard deviation of 1m 30s.
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Review by Time_Signature 12 years ago <Permalink>
Ten - Stormwarning 2011
8.5
Non-Prog Metal
Ten are known for their style of melodic metal meets AOR meets hard rock, and this album certainly is a quite hard rocking affair which offers catchy melodies, classic 80s metal style riffage and awesome guitar solos.

The music is marked by a touch of melancholy, which is in part attributable to Gary Hughes' voice and in part to the musical compositions themselves. Tracks like "Centre of my Universe", "Book of Secrets", "The Hourglass and the Landslide", and "Destiny" are good examples of melancholic yet hard rocking tracks which emphasize melody and accessibility. The title track falls under the same category, but is, with its use of guitar harmonies in the main riff and power metal-like elements, a notch above the rest. "Invisible" is more of a straight rocker, which is still at bit melancholic and contains a quite cool classic 80s metal chorus. The opening track "Endless Symphony" is, not surprisingly, a symphonic rock/metal track with some pretty nice metal guitar riffage and amazing ... -> show full review
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Stormwarning 2011
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