Lordi – To Beast or Not to Beast

Posted: March 20, 2013 in Uncategorized

CD & Festival reviews

Lordi - To Beast or not to BeastThere’s something about monsters that I have always liked. I think monsters are cool. When I was a kid, monster movies was the shit and if they’re not too goofy, I still have a soft spot for them. The word “monster” is also used quite frequently in music and there too, the word has a coolness about it. Like the latest Kiss album. Or Accept’s killer tune “Monsterman”. Extreme had an awesome song called “It’s A Monster” and Kip Winger wrote a brilliant ballad called “Monster” for his first solo album – and there are lots more out there. Then there are other stuff that takes the cool right out of the word and more or less kills it. GWAR is such a band. And nowadays, unfortunately, Lordi!

Lordi used to be a somewhat underground shock rock band with a gimmick that, back when, seemed like a really cool thing…

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