"Song entirely in Tolkiens black speech" Topic
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| Weasel ||07 Jan 2017 12:11 p.m. PST|
There's a trillion metal songs inspired by Tolkien, as well as entire bands based on such.
This particular track is entirely in the black speech of Mordor, though with the black metal shrieks, it's hard to tell anyways :-)
| Saber6 ||07 Jan 2017 1:36 p.m. PST|
| 20thmaine ||07 Jan 2017 2:06 p.m. PST|
Well….I turn to my Introduction to Elvish and note that under "Other Languages" there is a complete list of known examples from the Black Speech.
Twenty three words. And most of then are not in that song.
I deduce ? That they're making it up…
|Streitax ||08 Jan 2017 7:44 p.m. PST|
Oh, surely not! Why, artistic integrity demands better. Or is it artistic license allows anything?
|Ed Mohrmann ||09 Jan 2017 1:07 p.m. PST|
As another songs says, Streitax, '…anything goes !'
| 20thmaine ||09 Jan 2017 3:15 p.m. PST|
Just saying – if you make it all up it isn't Tolkiens Black Speech. It's someone else's Black Speech.
|Hafen von Schlockenberg ||10 Jan 2017 8:34 a.m. PST|
The Professor is no doubt rolling in his grave,but as long as they're having fun. . .