Lullaby Versions of Slayer by Twinkle Twinkle Little Rock Star (Roma Music Group)
Just about every extreme metal band in the galaxy has performed or recorded a cover song by the legendary Slayer! Known as one the most heaviest and evil bands on the planet, Slayer has been an influence to a wide array of musicians. The line has now crossed over to an even greater extreme, as the fine folks over at the Roma Group has unleashed their own wondrous renditions entitled Lullaby Versions Of Slayer! An unexpected surprise to be sure, as the latest releases from the Twinkle Twinkle Little Rock Star collection consists of artists such as REM, Oasis, and Green Day. Digging a little deeper into the catalog however, one encounters Iron Maiden and Metallica amongst their glorious lullaby repertoire.
The 12 songs featured within the soothing confines of Lullaby Versions Of Slayer are as sweeping as they are inventive. Once the album kicks off with their brilliant interpretation of South Of Heaven, one imagines falling asleep and envisioning the most lingering of dreams. Picture Slayer as interpreted by Angelo Badalamenti or Mike Oldfield, and you’re only beginning to comprehend just how vibrant and inspired this compilation is. Nothing short of genius, songs such as Seasons In the Abyss, Raining Blood, War Ensemble, Dead Skin Mask, and Hell Awaits are given the Lullaby treatment, and the results will surely enamor even the most ardent of Slayer fanatics. A total of twelve, handcrafted for your own personal moments of meditation and relaxation.
The thrash metal kings, as well as sleeping babies and adult insomniacs all across the world may now enjoy Lullaby Versions Of Slayer. While this may appear to be a novelty of epic proportions, there is plenty of wonder and intrigue to be found within these radiant Lullaby re-interpretations. So close your eyes, imagine a sea of lingering devil horns, and then chill out as you experience Slayer songs like you’ve never heard them before!
Sweet and demonic dreams to all! SLAYER!!!!!!
Lullaby Versions of Slayer Track Listing:
South of Heaven
Seasons in the Abyss
Spill the Blood
World Painted Blood
Skeletons of Society
Dead Skin Mask
Angel of Death
(Review by Kenneth Morton)