Requiem – Fortissimo

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Requiem – Fortissimo
Virgin Black - Requiem - Fortissimo.jpg
Studio album by Virgin Black
Released February 19, 2008
Genre Death/doom, funeral doom, gothic metal
Length 43:53
Label The End Records
Massacre Records
Producer Rowan London, Samantha Escarbe
Virgin Black chronology
Requiem - Mezzo Forte
(2007)
Requiem – Fortissimo
(2008)
Requiem - Pianissimo
(2011)
Professional ratings
Review scores
Source Rating
Chronicles of Chaos 8/10 link
Exclaim! link
Metal Storm 92/100 link
Metal Sucks 4/5 link
Rockfreaks.net 51/2/10 link
Sputnikmusic 3.5/5 stars link

Requiem – Fortissimo is the third part of Virgin Black's Requiem album trilogy and its second installment since Requiem - Mezzo Forte. The album was released on February 19, 2008. The music on this album is in a death/doom style reminiscent of early 1990s British groups like My Dying Bride and Paradise Lost. Metal Storm voted Requiem - Fortissimo as The Best Doom Metal Album of 2008.[1]

Recording[edit]

Vocalist-keyboardist Rowan London has stated about the album:

Track listing[edit]

  1. "The Fragile Breath" - 5:49
  2. "In Winters Ash" - 7:23
  3. "Silent" - 6:42
  4. "God in Dust" - 8:39
  5. "Lacrimosa (Gather Me)" - 2:21
  6. "Darkness" - 11:45
  7. "Forever" - 1:14

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