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Prison of Desire

After Forever

Type:
Full-length
Release date:
April 24th, 2000
Catalog ID:
TM-023
Label:
Transmission Records
Format:
CD
Reviews:
6 reviews (avg. 85%)
1. Mea Culpa (The Embrace That Smothers - Prologue) 01:59   Show lyrics
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2. Leaden Legacy (The Embrace That Smothers - Part I) 05:04   Show lyrics
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3. Semblance of Confusion 04:06   Show lyrics
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4. Black Tomb 06:26   Show lyrics
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5. Follow in the Cry (The Embrace That Smothers - Part II) 04:03   Show lyrics
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6. Silence from Afar 05:51   Show lyrics
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7. Inimical Chimera 04:57   Show lyrics
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8. Tortuous Threnody 06:10   Show lyrics
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9. Yield to Temptation (The Embrace That Smothers - Part III) 05:50   Show lyrics
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10. Ephemeral 03:03   Show lyrics
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11. Beyond Me 06:10   Show lyrics
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Band members
Floor Jansen Vocals
Joep Beckers Drums
Jack Driessen Keyboards
Luuk van Gerven Bass
Sander Gommans Guitars, Vocals (harsh)
Mark Jansen Guitars, Vocals (harsh)
Guest/Session
Yvonne Rooda Choir (alto)
Melissa 't Hart Choir (soprano)
Caspar De Jonge Choir (tenor)
Hans Cassa Choir (bass)
Sharon den Adel Vocals (soprano) on "Beyond Me"
Miscellaneous staff
Stefan Schipper Photography
Hans van Vuuren Executive Producer
Dennis Leidelmeijer Producer, Engineering
Hans Pieters Producer, Engineering
Oscar Holleman Mixing
Peter Van't Riet Mastering
Carsten Drescher Design, Layout
Floor Jansen Vocals
Joep Beckers Drums
Jack Driessen Keyboards
Luuk van Gerven Bass
Sander Gommans Guitars, Vocals (harsh)
Mark Jansen Guitars, Vocals (harsh)
Yvonne Rooda Choir (alto)
Melissa 't Hart Choir (soprano)
Caspar De Jonge Choir (tenor)
Hans Cassa Choir (bass)
Sharon den Adel Vocals (soprano) on "Beyond Me"
Stefan Schipper Photography
Hans van Vuuren Executive Producer
Dennis Leidelmeijer Producer, Engineering
Hans Pieters Producer, Engineering
Oscar Holleman Mixing
Peter Van't Riet Mastering
Carsten Drescher Design, Layout
Read The embrace begins to smother 85% androdion March 4th, 2012
Read Laudable origins. 85% hells_unicorn July 30th, 2011
Read Super first effort from... 89% concertmusic October 13th, 2006
Read Blood-chilling ceremonial... 80% SouthernWind June 8th, 2006
Read Prison of Desire 100% OdiumRagnarok April 29th, 2003
Read Has its moments, but... 70% Shred1921 March 20th, 2003

Recorded between December 17th 1999 and January 16th 2000 at the Excess Studio (Rotterdam, The Netherlands).
Choir recorded & produced in February 26th 2000 at RS29 (Waalwijk, The Netherlands).
Mixed February 1st, 2nd & 21st till March 5th 2000 at RS29 (Waalwijk, The Netherlands).
Mastered at Sound Factory (Soest, The Netherlands).

The Japanese version contains the bonus track:
12. Wings of Illusion (07:24)
The Chilean version includes:
12. Silence from Afar (Radio Edit) (04:37)

Also released on digipack, limited to 3000 copies & containing a 12th track:
12. Leaden Legacy (Instrumental Version) (05:10)

Re-released in 2008 by Transmission (to the band's dislike) with the following Bonus content:
Bonus tracks Chapter 1 (on CD1):
12. Wings Of Illusion (07:22)
13. Mea Culpa (Instrumental Version)(02:01)
14. Mea Culpa (Acapella Version)(01:50)
15. Semblance Of Confusion (Instrumental Version)(04:07)
16. Follow In The Cry (Instrumental Version)(04:05)
17. Follow In The Cry (Acapella Version)(01:20)
Bonus tracks Chapter 2 (on CD 2):
01. Silence From Afar (Demo)(05:55)
02. Wings Of Illusion (Demo)(07:21)
03. Follow In The Cry (Session)(04:04)
04. Yield To Temptation (Session)(05:51)
05. Semblance Of Confusion (Session)(04:06)
06. Beyond Me (ft. Sharon den Adel)(Session)(06:13)
07. Black Tomb (Session)(06:29)
08. Tortuous Threnody (Session)(06:10)
09. Ephemeral (Session)(03:03)
10. Inimical Chimera (Session)(04:58)
11. Silence From Afar (Session)(05:50)
12. Mea Culpa (Session)(02:01)
13. Leaden Legacy (Session)(05:04)
14. Wings Of Illusion (Session)(07:21)
(The 'Session' versions are rough mixes)

Recording information:

Recorded between December 17th 1999 and January 16th 2000 at the Excess Studio (Rotterdam, The Netherlands).
Choir recorded & produced in February 26th 2000 at RS29 (Waalwijk, The Netherlands).
Mixed February 1st, 2nd & 21st till March 5th 2000 at RS29 (Waalwijk, The Netherlands).
Mastered at Sound Factory (Soest, The Netherlands).

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Barcode: 8 712488 995670

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