Sirenia sounds like a mixture of gothic metal and rock with classical orchestrations, in addition to some elements from more extreme metal genres. Their sound have a solid base in the powerful drums and bass supported by massive rhythm guitars, dressed with atmospheric keyboards and spiced with melancholic violins and 12-string guitars. The music is at all times melodic and groovy. The vocal styles are diverse and consist of female vocals, choirs, growls,screams, clean male vocals, whispers and samples. The songs are very intense and the atmosphere changes frequently. The lyrics are based on reflections on life, death, love, hate, paranoia, anxiety and mental decline in general.
Recently Sirenia unleashed new studio album “The Seventh Life Path” which has been received well by fans and critics. Metal Wani Editor In Chief Owais ‘Vitek’ Nabi had a chat with Sirenia’s founding member and main songwriter Morten Veland. He discusses new album “The Seventh Life Path”, songwriting, Ailyn vocals, lyrical approach, Tours & more.
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