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Release date: 27 April 2012
Style: Heavy metal


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01. Witch's Mark
02. Child Of The Flame
03. It's Your Omen
04. Crimen Excepta [feat. David Bower of HELL]
05. Medicus Animarum
06. The Spell Of Death
07. Hope Is Gone
08. Here's New Law
09. Fire Be My Gates


Marta "Leather Wych" Gabriel - vocals, guitar, keyboards
Andy Wave - guitar
Tomasz "Golem" Dańczak - drums
Tom Woryna - bass

Guest musicians
David Bower - vocals
Piotr "Peter" Wiwczarek - vocals
Bart Gabriel - backing vocals

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D.T. Metal

Hailing from Poland, Crystal Viper brings us their semi-unique (not Judas Priest derived) brand of heavy metal, in form of their fourth studio album, Crimen Excepta.

If you have heard their prior releases, this one might be a bit off-putting, since any traces of "German-ness" or speed metal are gone. In other words; this is not another Metal Nation. But it's not exactly a return to their unashamedly '80's and killer 2007 debut album The Curse Of Crystal Viper either.

published 01.08.2012 | Comments (3)

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M C Vice - 10.04.2012 at 11:18  
Rating: 7 Piotr Wiwczarek's gonna sing on this? I. Want. It. Now!
TrueMetalJope - 10.05.2012 at 05:07  
Rating: 8 Not as good as the debut but still a great listen.
M C Vice - 06.09.2012 at 10:28  
Rating: 7 Were the 4 second intro tracks for nearly every song necissary?
Bad English - 13.02.2013 at 02:07  
  Awesome abum I like somehow this better than other ones, Marta has new singing style. seems she sings deeper and holds hger breth mor einto lings
Good one
TrueMetalJope - 13.04.2016 at 13:23  
Rating: 8 I don't get why this album is rated so low, it's pretty much their best right after the debut

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