The Last Command - THE METAL LIST 6,5/10
Author: Scorpio
Mark: 6,5/10

Italian band ANTHENORA was formed by 3 classmates Luigi, Fabio and Pooma in far 1990 in little town near Turin. Teenagers were the huge fans of IRON MAIDEN, SAXON, BLACK SABBATH, JUDAS PRIEST. Guys weren't hurry, but rehearsed a lot. Especially they liked to play IRON MAIDEN songs. Since 1998 they performed a lot as best cover-band of British heavy metal legend. The achievements of ANTHENORA were marked by the IRON MAIDEN drummer Nicko McBrain, who invited band twice to his Total McBrain Damage tour.

Such events in the life of collective inspired musicians, and from 2002 - the first year they were actively engaged in creating of an essay own material. First EP entitled "The General\'s Awakening" was released in 2002, and in 2004 - appeared debut album, which we now discuss.

"The Last Command" - conceptual work on the bleeding after Second World War Europe. By composing their own material the bad didn't go far from their idols. ANTHENORA unlike many Italian power metal groups play good heavy metal of 80's. As in that glory days most of the songs are fitted with a fast rhythm. Fans of high-quality heavy metal will be glad to enjoy the music of ANTHENORA.

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