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The Beginning of Times

Amorphis

Type:
Full-length
Release date:
May 27th, 2011
Catalog ID:
NB 2674-2
Label:
Nuclear Blast
Format:
CD
Reviews:
11 reviews (avg. 79%)
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2. Mermaid 04:24   Show lyrics
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3. My Enemy 03:25   Show lyrics
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4. You I Need 04:22   Show lyrics
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5. Song of the Sage 05:27   Show lyrics
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6. Three Words 03:55   Show lyrics
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7. Reformation 04:33   Show lyrics
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8. Soothsayer 04:09   Show lyrics
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9. On a Stranded Shore 04:13   Show lyrics
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10. Escape 03:52   Show lyrics
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11. Crack in a Stone 04:56   Show lyrics
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12. Beginning of Time 05:51   Show lyrics
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13. Heart's Song   Show lyrics
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Band members
Tomi Joutsen Vocals
Jan Rechberger Drums
Niclas Etelävuori Bass, Vocals (backing)
Santeri Kallio Keyboards
Tomi Koivusaari Guitars (rhythm)
Esa Holopainen Guitars (lead)
Guest/Session
Savotta Choir Vocals (choirs)
Iikka Kahri Flute, Clarinet, Saxophone
Netta Dahlberg Vocals (additional)
Miscellaneous staff
Stefan de Batselier Photography
Svante Forsbäck Mastering
Thomas Ewerhard Layout
Sami Koivisto Engineering
Pekka Kainulainen Lyrics
Travis Smith Cover art
Mikko Karmila Mixing
Marco Hietala Producer (vocals)
Erkki Virta Lyrics (translation)
Tomi Joutsen Vocals
Jan Rechberger Drums
Niclas Etelävuori Bass, Vocals (backing)
Santeri Kallio Keyboards
Tomi Koivusaari Guitars (rhythm)
Esa Holopainen Guitars (lead)
Savotta Choir Vocals (choirs)
Iikka Kahri Flute, Clarinet, Saxophone
Netta Dahlberg Vocals (additional)
Stefan de Batselier Photography
Svante Forsbäck Mastering
Thomas Ewerhard Layout
Sami Koivisto Engineering
Pekka Kainulainen Lyrics
Travis Smith Cover art
Mikko Karmila Mixing
Marco Hietala Producer (vocals)
Erkki Virta Lyrics (translation)
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Read Magic music from the metal... 98% kluseba March 10th, 2012
Read Pass me more of that good shit 84% Razakel October 8th, 2011
Read Amorphis - The Beginning Of... 85% padshiyangel01 September 2nd, 2011
Read Majestic and beast-like 70% joncheetham88 July 26th, 2011
Read Another Classic 95% Shadoeking July 23rd, 2011
Read Heavier but not quite at... 87% ElfJuice June 25th, 2011
Read She Rose to Shine 70% KTM June 22nd, 2011
Read Watered down 50% Roswell47 June 9th, 2011
Read Far from the worst of times 72% autothrall May 27th, 2011

Music credits:
1, 2, 4, 5, 9, & 10 by Kallio.
3 & 8 by Koivusaari.
6, 7, 11, 12, & 13 by Holopainen.

Bonus track for Japan, Canadian and the Digipak edition:
13. Heart's Song (04:07).

The vinyl version has a different cover.

There's a limited LP press of 250 beige coloured vinyls. This LP version also contains "Heart's Song" as a bonus track.

A video was made for "You I Need".

Recording information:

Recorded at Sonic Pump Studios, Helsinki, and Marco's CockPit, Kuopio.
Mixed at Sonic Pump Studios, Helsinki, between September 2010 - February 2011.
Mastered at Chartmakers.

Identifiers:

Barcode: 727361267421

Added by: AitchBone Modified by: DevilDan
Added on: 2011-02-28 08:49:25 Last modified on: 2014-08-15 10:23:34
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