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Arch Enemy > Wages of Sin > 2002, 2CD, Century Media Records (Enhanced)
Arch Enemy - Wages of Sin
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Wages of Sin

Arch Enemy

Type:
Full-length
Release date:
March 18th, 2002
Catalog ID:
CM 77383-2
Version desc.:
Enhanced
Label:
Century Media Records
Format:
2CD
Reviews:
15 reviews (avg. 84%)
Disc 1
1. Enemy Within 04:21   Show lyrics
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2. Burning Angel 04:17   Show lyrics
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3. Heart of Darkness 04:53   Show lyrics
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4. Ravenous 04:06   Show lyrics
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5. Savage Messiah 05:18   Show lyrics
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6. Dead Bury Their Dead 03:55   Show lyrics
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7. Web of Lies 03:56   Show lyrics
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8. The First Deadly Sin 04:21   Show lyrics
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9. Behind the Smile 03:28   Show lyrics
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10. Snow Bound 01:35   instrumental
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11. Shadows and Dust 04:29   Show lyrics
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12. Lament of a Mortal Soul 04:05   Show lyrics
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Disc 2 - Rare & Unreleased
1. Starbreaker (Judas Priest cover) 03:25   Show lyrics
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2. Aces High (Iron Maiden cover) 04:24   Show lyrics
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3. Scream of Anger (Europe cover) 03:47   Show lyrics
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4. Diva Satanica 03:43   Show lyrics
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5. Fields of Desolation '99 06:03   Show lyrics
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6. Damnation's Way 03:47   Show lyrics
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7. Hydra 00:57   instrumental
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  26:06  
Original line-up
Band members
Michael Amott Guitars, Lyrics
Sharlee D'Angelo Bass
Johan Liiva Vocals (disc 2)
Angela Gossow Vocals, Lyrics (tracks 1, 4, 8)
Christopher Amott Guitars
Daniel Erlandsson Drums
Guest/Session
Per Wiberg Piano, Mellotron, Keyboards
Miscellaneous staff
Michael Amott Layout, Artwork, Producer
Andy Sneap Mastering, Mixing
Cabin Fever Media Layout, Artwork
Branko Photography
Fredrik Nordström Engineering, Producer
Adde Photography
Original line-up
Michael Amott Guitars, Lyrics
Sharlee D'Angelo Bass
Johan Liiva Vocals (disc 2)
Angela Gossow Vocals, Lyrics (tracks 1, 4, 8)
Christopher Amott Guitars
Daniel Erlandsson Drums
Original line-up
Per Wiberg Piano, Mellotron, Keyboards
Original line-up
Michael Amott Layout, Artwork, Producer
Andy Sneap Mastering, Mixing
Cabin Fever Media Layout, Artwork
Branko Photography
Fredrik Nordström Engineering, Producer
Adde Photography
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Enhanced multimedia section includes a video for the song "Ravenous" on disc 1 and a video for the song "The Immortal" on disc 2.

All tracks on disc 2 are performed during the time former vocalist Johan Liiva was in the band. Disc 2 is only included with the EU/US version of the album.

"Diva Satanica", "Damnation's Way" and "Hydra" were previously available as bonus tracks on the Japanese version of the 'Stigmata' album.
"Diva Satanica" and "Hydra" were also previously available as bonus tracks on the European limited digipack version of the "Burning Bridges" album.
"Fields of Desolation '99" was previously available as a bonus track on Japanese version of the "Burning Bridges" album.

There were huge problems with the release of the album in the American and European markets and available after a delay of almost a year after it was available in Japan.

First release with Angela Gossow on vocal duties.

A music video was made for the song Ravenous

Recording information:

Recorded in December, 2000 at Studio Fredman in Gothenburg, Sweden.
Mixed and mastered in January, 2001 at Backstage Studios in Ripley, England, United Kingdom.

Identifiers:

Barcode: 7 277017 738322
Matrix / Runout (CD1): Sonopress [ Logo ] MULT A-67813/ 77383-21 B
Matrix / Runout (CD2): Sonopress [ Logo ] MULT A-67818/ 77383-22 E
Mastering SID Code (CD1): IFPI LB46
Mastering SID Code (CD2): IFPI LB45
Mould SID Code (CD1): IFPI 0740
Mould SID Code (CD2): IFPI 0781
Labelcode: LC 6975

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