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Orne - The Tree Of Life download mp3 album
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Album:
The Tree Of Life
Style:
Prog Rock, Folk Rock
Released:
2011
Country:
Italy
FLAC vers. size:
1446 mb
MP3 vers. size:
1470 mb
WMA vers. size:
1362 mb
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4.1 ★
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The Tree of Life is an intimate album filled with memorable and unique music. I might describe their sound as a slow, atmospheric doom with mellow psych, occasional folk, and retro-heavy prog. Slow, brooding tracks are heavy with classic organ, acoustic guitar, and occasional hard rock chug. Orne is a band from Finland that has been around since the last decade, and in 2011 released their second studio album entitled "Tree of Life" which was released via Black Widow Records, that great Italian label whose bands (almost all) own an inherent heavy sound in their music, Orne is not the exception. In this album they offer nine compositions that make a total time of 49 minutes in which one can listen to a blend of prog rock styles, taking symphonic, heavy and even psych in some passages, so the eclectic tag is great here.

Esattamente 7 anni fa veniva pubblicato The Tree Of Life, secondo album in studio degli Orne ww. amelinprog. They have their origins in both lived life and what could be called the Dreaming, but also resonate the culture that surrounds the dreamer. Both the pain and the joy are real. Give these songs some time, and they might heal you a bit, just like they healed the songwriter himself.

The tree of life is a widespread myth (mytheme) or archetype in the world's mythologies, related to the concept of sacred tree more generally, and hence in religious and philosophical tradition. The tree of knowledge, connecting to heaven and the underworld, and the tree of life, connecting all forms of creation, are both forms of the world tree or cosmic tree, and are portrayed in various religions and philosophies as the same tree.

In trademark fashion, "The Tree of Life" is one work, broken up into five "periods" or movements. The invocation in period one doesn't even feature a piano, just empty space and Taylor's voice creating a kind of spirit ground for him to play from. Period 2" is where things actually begin. Taylor begins in ballad form; long eighths and ninths are extended into minor-key formations and distillations of mode and harmonic interval

To the Ancient Egyptians, the Tree of Life represented the hierarchical chain of events that brought everything into existence. In Egyptian mythology, in the Ennead system of Heliopolis, the first couple, apart from Shu and Tefnut (moisture and dryness) and Geb and Nut (earth and sky), are Isis and Osiris. In ancient Urartu, the Tree of Life was a religious symbol and was drawn on walls of fortresses and carved on the armor of warriors. The branches of the tree were equally divided on the right and left sides of the stem, with each branch having one leaf, and one leaf on the apex of the tree. Servants stood on each side of the tree with one of their hands up as if they are taking care of the tree.

Terrence Malick's "The Tree of Life" is a film of vast ambition and deep humility, attempting no less than to encompass all of existence and view it through the prism of a few infinitesimal lives. The only other film I've seen with this boldness of vision is Kubrick's "2001: A Space Odyssey," and it lacked Malick's fierce evocation of human feeling. There were once several directors who yearned to make no less than a masterpiece, but now there are only a few. Malick has stayed true to that hope ever since his first feature in 1973. Frédéric Petitjean’s alleged thriller is so flat and joyless that it actually made me like Leon less.

Tracklist

A1 Angel Eyes 3:15
A2 The Temple Of The Worm 12:10
A3 The Return Of The Sorcerer 7:41
B1 Don't Look Now 8:41
B2 Beloved Dead 5:46
B3 I Was Made Upon Waters 6:53
B4 Sephira 5:22

Credits

  • Bass Guitar – Jaakko Penttinen
  • Drums, Percussion – Jari Pohjonen
  • Electric Guitar – Pekka Pitkälä
  • Electric Guitar, Acoustic Guitar, Mellotron – Kimi Kärki
  • Flute – Timo Oksanen
  • Organ [Hammond], Electric Piano [Rhodes] – Pirkka Leino
  • Saxophone – Lea Tommola
  • Vocals – Sami Albert Hynninen*
  • Voice – Patrick Walker

Notes

Open gatefold cover, printed inner sleeve.

The blue vinyl limited to 100 copies comes with a poster and a postcard.

Barcode and Other Identifiers

  • Barcode: 8 034077 051346

Other versions

Category Artist Title (Format) Label Category Country Year
BWRCD 134-2 Orne The Tree Of Life ‎(CD, Album) Black Widow Records BWRCD 134-2 Italy 2011
SRE188 Orne The Tree Of Life ‎(LP, Album, Ltd, RE) Svart Records SRE188 Finland 2017
BWR 134 Orne The Tree Of Life ‎(LP, Album) Black Widow Records BWR 134 Italy 2011
SRE188 Orne The Tree Of Life ‎(LP, Album, Ltd, RE, Blu) Svart Records SRE188 Finland 2017