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Mythological Occult Metal: 1991-2001

Absu

Type:
Compilation
Release date:
September 12th, 2005
Catalog ID:
OPCD 173 / № 6323-2
Version desc.:
Digipak
Label:
Osmose Productions
Format:
2CD
Reviews:
3 reviews (avg. 91%)
Disc 1
1. The Gold Torques of Uláid 03:52   Show lyrics
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2. Never Blow Out the Eastern Candle 05:32   Show lyrics
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3. Stone of Destiny 07:58   Show lyrics
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4. Immortal Sorcery 03:11   Show lyrics
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5. Sumerian Sands (The Silence) 03:12   Show lyrics
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6. Disembodied 03:32   Show lyrics
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7. ...and Shineth unto the Cold Cometh... / Prelusion to Cythrául 06:55   Show lyrics
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8. Akhera Goiti - Akhera Beiti (One Black Opalith for Tomorrow) 07:28   Show lyrics
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9. Reliquiae Celticae 01:51   instrumental
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10. The Great Battle Moving from Ideal to Actual 03:40   instrumental
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11. Old Tombs at Hochdorf 02:31   instrumental
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Disc 2
1. Silvester Anfang / Deathcrush (Mayhem cover) 05:09   Show lyrics
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2. Swing of the Axe (Possessed cover) 03:14   Show lyrics
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3. Transylvania (Iron Maiden cover) 03:41   instrumental
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4. Bestial Invasion (Destruction cover) 04:17   Show lyrics
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5. The Winter Zephyr (...Within Kingdoms of Mist) 03:39   Show lyrics
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6. Highland Tyrant Attack 04:39   Show lyrics
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7. The Thrice Is Greatest to Ninnigal 05:17   Show lyrics
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8. The Coming of War 04:59   Show lyrics
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9. Book of Splendour 08:40   instrumental
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10. Tasseomancy 05:46   instrumental
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Guest/Session
Black Massith Composition and performance (track 11 - disc 1)
Bard Algol Eriboas Composition and performance (track 10 - disc 1)
Miscellaneous staff
Proscriptor McGovern Producer, Mastering, Editing
Equitant Ifernain Executive producer, Artwork, Logo
Mark Riddick Layout, Artwork
Kris Verwimp Artwork
James Bland Photography
Sir William Hell Photography
(None)
Black Massith Composition and performance (track 11 - disc 1)
Bard Algol Eriboas Composition and performance (track 10 - disc 1)
Proscriptor McGovern Producer, Mastering, Editing
Equitant Ifernain Executive producer, Artwork, Logo
Mark Riddick Layout, Artwork
Kris Verwimp Artwork
James Bland Photography
Sir William Hell Photography
Read Outstanding extreme metal... 95% kluseba June 22nd, 2012
Read Absu - Mythological Occult... 97% SatanicTerrorizer September 26th, 2006
Read A Well Put Together... 80% eerie_noctular October 14th, 2005

A collection of rarities, cover songs, and live tracks. Presented in digipack format and 2xLP (Lim. 500).

"This collection of works is dedicated to Carl-Michael Eide (C'mon Aggressor!)"

1-1 taken from Gummo: Music From The Motion Picture - Soundtrack. Recorded & mixed at Nomad Studios - Carrolton, Texas - December 2, 1996.

1-2 taken from World Domination - Compilation. Recorded & mixed at Reel-To-Reel Studios - Dallas, Texas - September 16, 1994.

1-3 Recorded at Nomad Studios - Carrolton, Texas - September-November, 2000.

1-4 to 1-6 Recorded & mixed at Nomad Studios, Carrolton, Texas - November 30, 1991.

1-7 & 1-8 Recorded & mixed at Prenatal Productions - Dallas, Texas - January 14-15, 1995.

1-9 Recorded & mixed at MSI Studios - Carrolton, Texas - October 2, 2000.

1-10 Recorded & mixed at Dark Age Studios - Chaska, Minnesota - June 22, 1995.

1-11 Recorded & mixed at Ishnigarrab Recording Studios - Plano, Texas - September 17, 1993.

2-1 is a Mayhem cover song from their EP "Deathcrush". Track taken from "Originators Of Northern Darkness: A Tribute To Mayhem". Recorded & mixed at Nomad Studios, Carrolton, Texas - April 13, 1999.

2-2 is a Possessed cover song from their EP "The Eyes of Horror". Track taken from "Seven Gates Of Horror: A Tribute To Possessed". Recorded & mixed at Plymouth Rock Studios - Dallas, Texas - July 26, 1998.

2-3 is an Iron Maiden cover song from their LP "Iron Maiden". Track taken from "A Call To Irons: A Tribute To Iron Maiden". Recorded & mixed at Nomad Studios - Carrolton, Texas - June 22, 1997.

2-4 is a Destruction cover song from their LP "Infernal Overkill". Recorded live at Universal Rehearsal: Studio A - Dallas Texas - May 10, 1996.

2-5 to 2-8 Recorded Live at Le Bikini - Toulous, France - APril 28, 1997.

2-9 & 2-10 Recorded live at the Place - Dallas, Texas - October 31, 1993.

Tracks 1-9 to 1-11, 2-4 to 2-10 are previously unreleased tracks.

Identifiers:

Barcode (As printed): 4015698632323
Matrix / Runout (Disc 1): Sony DADC A0100638066-0102 13 A0
Matrix / Runout (Disc 2): Sony DADC A0100638066-0202 13 A0
Mastering SID Code (Disc 1&2): IFPI 553
Mould SID Code (Disc 1): IFPI 94K7
Mould SID Code (Disc 2): IFPI 94Z6
Rights Society: SACEM SACD SDRM SGDL
Label Code: LC 02406

Added by: Evoken Modified by: Soturnus
Added on: 2005-05-26 22:57:33 Last modified on: 2015-10-23 20:09:21