Stardate 03/22/2023 07:30 

Archaic Metallurgy's Brotherhood of Metal ::

Emperor of Archaic Wastes

Review policy ::

"Music's good if it's good, tune's good if it's good. Sincerity is a major point. Soulful music can't be fake.
I try to take music, not genres.
I just happen to like metal! Image is nothing. Obey your ears."




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Jani Laine aka Lane
Somewhere in time (the first half of the 70s)

- Metal music (everything of it! I live it!!! Iron Maiden collection.)
- Movies (everything goes...) and TV
- Good food (everything goes...) and beer (Karjala back, now!!!)
- Computers (games, graphics, A.M., Commodore 64 and Amiga, both real ones!)
- Reading (especially sci-fi, H.P. Lovecraft and J.R.R. Tolkien)

Iron Maiden, Testament, Gamma Ray, Helloween, Destruction, Carcass, Rotting Christ, Anthrax, Amon Amarth, Bolt Thrower, Evergrey, Ayreon, Cathedral, Dropkick Murphys...

2001: A Space Odyssey, Alien, Aliens, Alien3, Alien - Resurrection, Blade Runner, Bram Stoker's Dracula, Dawn of the Dead, The Evil Dead trilogy, The Exorcist, Hammer Films' stuff, Heat, Hellraiser 1 & 2, Hotel Paradiso, The Lord of the Rings, Monty Python's Holy Grail, Nosferatu (1979), Big Lebowski and the list just goes on...

Auf Wiedersehen Pet!, The Fast Show, football, Men Behaving Badly, Monty Python, The Simpsons, The Young Ones.

PC and XBox360: Alpha Centauri, Blade Runner, Clive Barker's Undying, S.T.A.L.K.E.R., GTAIII, adventures in general (whatever, text or graphics, everything), Dead Rising.
Commodore 64 and Amiga: Every-bloody-thing (well, almost..., especially adventures in general (whatever, text or graphics, everything))!!!


To mom and dad, all true friends (you know who you are, I love you). The bands and the labels who have sent in their material: helps a lot to get some stuff on this site. Thank you. All who have made AM possible (especially mad coder Mikko). All the metalmaniaxxx: My respects, keep it up. Hail METAL!!!

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Mikki aka Mickey
Somewhere out in Space (on planet Earth, that is) on the first half of 70s.

Blind Guardian, Angra and Rhapsody

- Blind Guardian :: Somewhere Far Beyond
- Blind Guardian :: Tales from the Twilight World
- Helloween :: Walls of Jericho
- Agent Steel :: Sceptics Apocalypse
- Angra :: Holy Land

Lord of the Rings, everything with swords and axes!

The Young Ones, South Park, Xena

Rik Mayall (anarchist of The Young Ones...)

- Metal music (oh really?!?!)
- Running marathons
- Food


Petanque with beer or redwine

German and 80s metal, swords, vinyl (music on it, more like... just my quess -the Ed)

Eats everything (I bet NOT! -the Ed), also known as "jätejoonas" ("garbagejones", probably bottomless)



Marsupilami, Star Wars and swords


Stupid loudmouthed people, dance music

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Ryan Fanucchi aka Death8699
United States of America

Smart women, intellectuals, Extreme Metal, electric guitar, bodybuilding, reading fiction and non-fiction, movies, art, poetics, Philosophy, Einstein's works (General &; Special Theories Of Relativity), concerts, and meeting new people.

Death Metal, Black Metal, Gothic Metal, Speed Metal, Thrash Metal, Power Metal, Rock, Blues, Classical and that pretty much covers the most of it!

A Beautiful Mind, Les Miserables, The Hours, Anchorman, Powder, The School Of Rock, The Vanishing, Sabrina, Legends Of The Fall, Heartbreak Ridge, Liar Liar, Remember The Titans, Rudy, Bulworth, Amadeus, etc.

Atlas Shrugged, Philosophy: Who Needs It, General & Special Theories Of Relativity, An Unquiet Mind, Optimum Sports Nutrition, and many many others!!!

My Father, Chuck Schuldiner (Death/Control Denied) R.I.P., Arnold Schwarzenegger, Albert Einstein, Ayn Rand, Kay Redfield Jamison, Alex Skolnick (Testament/Alex Skolnick Trio), Moyses Kolesne (Krisiun), Alexi Laiho (Children Of Bodom), et al.

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Miguel Miranda
The late 80?s.
Filipino (that?s from the Republic of the Philippines).

Me-tuhl! Interviewing bands, collecting records, getting to know the opposite sex better.

Immortal, Judas Priest, Biomechanical, Behemoth, Mot?rhead, Kiss, Iron Maiden, Megadeth, and ten million others.

Braveheart, Starship Troopers, 27 Dresses, rom-coms and chick flicks.

The news.

Hide n? Seek. . . or Seek n? Destroy!!!

Roman Catholic

Thanks and good, metallic life to the past writers ::

Tommi (Finland)
Tommi aka Torre (Finland)
Qvestiphilos (Finland)
MegaHassan (Pakistan)

Archaic Metallurgy wouldn't have been a possibility without these people, a big KIPPIS to ::

Jyri Immonen
Mikko Koskela (PHP & MySQL development)