To understand the music of this second album from MEKONG DELTA (which should be finished by the time you read this)you have to take care of the thematical conception first. We already have reported about the strange title "The Music of Erich Zann" in our last issue. What it means and what the inspiration is behind the storyline of this album,is. described by Bj�rn with the following words:"The lyrics are inspired by a short story of .
Mekong Delta, First & The Music Of Erich Zann, Music CD From Japan. MEKONG DELTA, The Music Of Erich Zann JAPAN CD TECP-2. Mekong delta - the music of erich zann vinyl lp new+. Taking the name of one of . Lovecraft's better known tales, 'The Music Of Erich Zann' is the second album by these German thrashers, and despite a short time between the release of the two albums, there has been some significant development regarding the sound of the band. While the overall style of the band has improved however, it lacks the same naive charm that first attracted me to the debut.
The debut album Mekong Delta was released in 1987, produced by Ralf Hubert. Due to touring duties with his current band, Jörg Michael was replaced by Uli Kusch (using the name Patrick Duval) for the shortly thereafter following picture disc EP The Gnome. Mekong Delta returned to the studio around new year 1987–1988, and recorded the concept album The Music of Erich Zann, with the same line-up, again produced by Hubert. Due to, or because of, the chosen obfuscated identities the band's big breakthrough did not happen
Track A4 titled on label "Hatered" Track A5 titled on label "Interludium", without the subtitle. Matrix, Runout (Runout A-side, etched): 120685 A1 KM.
I don’t know if Mekong Delta’s second album, The Music of Erich Zann received such reactions back in it's release, but I’m more than willing to bet, it raised the eyebrows for many metalheads. It’s important to note that by 1988 thrash metal itself was entering into its adulthood. The underground which was the main host for Mekong Delta was flourishing with bands who took the usual speed-driven and aggressive riffing of thrash only to spice it up with complex structures, unusual timing and an input of other musical influences that gave each band a different yet recognizable sound
Album (Studio full-length). Technical Thrash Metal. Gordon Perkins (Jorg Michael) : Drums. 주 스타일이 정말 맘에 든다. Kr1tz (90/100). Haven't heard anything like this around the block. I've no idea on who Erich Zann is but man he's a great writer. hudobne kvalitný, ale v niektorých songoch mám problém so spevom. Interludium '이나 'The Gnome ' 같은 클래시컬한 곡들이 맘에 든다.
The music of Erich Zann (1998). The principle of doubt (1989). Mekong Delta hat mit den Aufnahmen für ihr neues Album begonnen, geplanter release date ist Anfang 2019. Unterstützung bei den Gitarren kommt von Peter Lake (ex-Theory in Practice), der bereits auf dem Album Lurking Fear (2007) mit Ralf Hubert zusammen gearbeitet hat. Weitere Infos folgen. English : Mekong Delta has started the recording of their new album, release date is planned for early 2019. Peter Lake (ex-Theory in Practice), who already worked together with Ralf Hubert on the Lurking Fear album (2007), joins in again for guitar support. More info will follow.