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Ashes Against the Grain

Agalloch

Type:
Full-length
Release date:
August 8th, 2006
Catalog ID:
TE 070
Label:
The End Records
Format:
CD
Reviews:
19 reviews (avg. 90%)
1. Limbs 09:51   Show lyrics
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2. Falling Snow 09:38   Show lyrics
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3. This White Mountain on Which You Will Die 01:39   instrumental
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4. Fire Above, Ice Below 10:29   Show lyrics
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5. Not Unlike the Waves 09:16   Show lyrics
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6. Our Fortress Is Burning... I 05:25   instrumental
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7. Our Fortress Is Burning... II - Bloodbirds 06:21   Show lyrics
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8. Our Fortress Is Burning... III - The Grain 07:10   instrumental
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Band members
John Haughm Vocals, Guitars (electric, acoustic), Drums (track 2, 5), Lyrics
Don Anderson Guitars (electric, acoustic)
Jason William Walton Bass
Chris Greene Drums
Guest/Session
Ronn Chick Piano on "Limbs" & "Our Fortress Is Burning", Ebow on "Fire Above, Ice Below"
Miscellaneous staff
Ronn Chick Recording, Mixing, Editing, Mastering, Producer
John Haughm Producer, Layout, Design
Veleda Thorsson Production assistance, Photography
A. Tolonen Artwork
John Haughm Vocals, Guitars (electric, acoustic), Drums (track 2, 5), Lyrics
Don Anderson Guitars (electric, acoustic)
Jason William Walton Bass
Chris Greene Drums
Ronn Chick Piano on "Limbs" & "Our Fortress Is Burning", Ebow on "Fire Above, Ice Below"
Ronn Chick Recording, Mixing, Editing, Mastering, Producer
John Haughm Producer, Layout, Design
Veleda Thorsson Production assistance, Photography
A. Tolonen Artwork
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Also released as CD in slipcase by Grau Records.

CD version was also released in a deluxe Wooden Box edition (limited to 500) which included a sticker, 3 postcards and either a bag of ashes or a piece of bone.

Double LP vinyl edition limited to 1,000 copies (400 Black, 400 Clear Orange, 200 Clear/Orange Splatter) and contains the exclusive instrumental bonus track recorded in 2003:
09. Scars of the Shattered Sky (Our Fortress Has Burned to the Ground) (19:27)

A video was made for "Not Unlike the Waves".

The second part of the bonus track (the part with the electric guitars) is also known as "Fragment III".

"Dedicated to the memory of Christoph Florian Rehse 1979 - 2005".

Added by: Pickman Modified by: PurpleDoom
Added on: 2006-03-30 01:52:49 Last modified on: 2014-05-31 20:01:44
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