Ruïnes Archive

  • On this lengthy record Persona attempts folk, martial, dark ambient, neo-classical and even power electronics - and finds success with none of them. Nonetheless, I give this band credit for trying to mix so many styles, often two or three per song. Although some interesting elements make an appearance here, especially the neofolk-ish instrumentation, as a whole, Persona is unable to craft memorable, finished-sounding tracks.

    Persona – Ruïnes

    On this lengthy record Persona attempts folk, martial, dark ambient, neo-classical and even power electronics - and finds success with none of them. Nonetheless, I give this band credit for trying to mix so many styles, often two or three per song. Although some interesting elements make an appearance here, especially the neofolk-ish instrumentation, as a whole, Persona is unable to craft memorable, finished-sounding tracks.

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