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3 reviews for Farmakon:

Farmakon, "Robin" Farmakon
Robin
Candlelight Records
2008
Robin starts out quickly and propitiously as Farmakon make no bones about their early-Opeth-reminiscent attack. The first three songs on the band’s second album hit hard and impressively as the group furthers the better aspects of the sound they cultivated on their premature debut, A Warm Glimpse. The music is heavy and thrashing for prog; catchy and...
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Farmakon, "A Warm Glimpse" Farmakon
A Warm Glimpse
Elitist Records
2003
There's very little to say about this young, impetuous, foolish Finnish band. On their debut A Warm Glimpse, Farmakon pull together some amazing semi-melodic thrash/death riffs, and pour on great production and a dry, heavy vocal delivery that is very close to Mikael Akerfeld's when he's really letting it rip. Then to finish things off, these...
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Farmakon, "A Warm Glimpse" Farmakon
A Warm Glimpse
Elitist Records
2003
Farmakon are a young band and they have a few things going for them on their Elitist debut, "A Warm Glimpse". For one, the production is fantastic, lying somewhere between Swano's best work and any given Opeth release. The vocalist has a dead-on Mikael Akerfeldt impression, the drummer has both an incredible sounding kit and the chops to use it,...
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