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La Masquerade Infernale

Arcturus

Type:
Full-length
Release date:
October 27th, 1997
Catalog ID:
CDMFN 230
Label:
Music for Nations
Format:
CD
Reviews:
7 reviews (avg. 91%)
1. Master of Disguise 06:42   Show lyrics
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2. Ad Astra 07:40   Show lyrics
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3. The Chaos Path 05:33   Show lyrics
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4. La Masquerade Infernale 02:00   instrumental
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5. Alone 04:39   Show lyrics
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6. The Throne of Tragedy 06:33   Show lyrics
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7. Painting My Horror 05:59   Show lyrics
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8. Of Nails and Sinners 06:06   Show lyrics
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Band members
G. Wolf Vocals, Samples, Electronics
Knut Magne Valle Guitars
Sverd Keyboards
Skoll Bass
Hellhammer Drums
Guest/Session
Hans Josef Groh Cello
Dorthe Dreier Viola
Vegard Johnsen Violin
Svein Haugen Double Bass
Simen Hestnæs Vocals (on "Chaos Path"), Vocals (backing) (on "Master of Disguise" and "Painting My Horror")
Carl August Tidemann Guitars (lead) (on "Ad Astra" and "Of Nails and Sinners")
Idun Felberg Cornet (on "Ad Astra")
Erik Olivier Lancelot Flute (on "Ad Astra")
Miscellaneous staff
Børge Finstad Mixing
Pål Klåstad Technician, Engineering (strings)
Jørn H. Sværen Lyrics, Translations (track 6)
ICS Vortex Composer (on "Chaos Path")
Knut Magne Valle Producer
G. Wolf Producer, Mastering
Marius Bodin (R.I.P. 2006) Engineering (Drums)
Gandalf Stryke Mastering
G. Wolf Vocals, Samples, Electronics
Knut Magne Valle Guitars
Sverd Keyboards
Skoll Bass
Hellhammer Drums
Hans Josef Groh Cello
Dorthe Dreier Viola
Vegard Johnsen Violin
Svein Haugen Double Bass
Simen Hestnæs Vocals (on "Chaos Path"), Vocals (backing) (on "Master of Disguise" and "Painting My Horror")
Carl August Tidemann Guitars (lead) (on "Ad Astra" and "Of Nails and Sinners")
Idun Felberg Cornet (on "Ad Astra")
Erik Olivier Lancelot Flute (on "Ad Astra")
Børge Finstad Mixing
Pål Klåstad Technician, Engineering (strings)
Jørn H. Sværen Lyrics, Translations (track 6)
ICS Vortex Composer (on "Chaos Path")
Knut Magne Valle Producer
G. Wolf Producer, Mastering
Marius Bodin (R.I.P. 2006) Engineering (Drums)
Gandalf Stryke Mastering
Read Arcturus - La Masquerade... 80% ConorFynes December 12th, 2011
Read The Chaotic Path 70% Perplexed_Sjel August 29th, 2008
Read So Unique! 100% Jiri777 May 24th, 2008
Read Infernale! 88% Transphilvanian April 9th, 2008
Read Avant-garde Brilliance! 99% Erin_Fox October 28th, 2006
Read Beautiful... 99% Marte666 October 3rd, 2004
Read Greeeat. 99% Drain February 10th, 2004

CD is actually 1:27 longer because of the hidden pretrack on song #1.
Lyrics of 'Alone' are taken from a poem by Edgar Allan Poe.

Re-released in 2003 by Candlelight Records. This release is remixed and does not contain the hidden track.

Recording information:

Recorded at Jester Studio between December 1996 & May 1997, excluding the drum takes, which were engineered between 15th & 20th of December 1996 at Fløystøy, and string takes, which took place on 1st of May 1997 at Endless.
Mixed between 2nd & 12th of June 1997 at Major Studio.
Mastered at Strype Laboratories.

Identifiers:

Barcode: 4 016583 123024
Label code: LC 8541
Matrix code: MASTERED BY DOCdata CDMFN230 . A14
SID codes: none

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