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Symphonies of Sickness

Carcass

Type:
Full-length
Release date:
November 4th, 1989
Catalog ID:
N/A
Label:
Earache
Format:
Unknown
Reviews:
15 reviews (avg. 93%)
1. Reek of Putrefaction 04:12   Show lyrics
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2. Exhume to Consume 03:51   Show lyrics
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3. Excoriating Abdominal Emanation 04:32   Show lyrics
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4. Ruptured in Purulence 04:12   Show lyrics
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5. Empathological Necroticism 05:45   Show lyrics
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6. Embryonic Necropsy and Devourment 05:14   Show lyrics
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7. Swarming Vulgar Mass of Infected Virulency 03:10   Show lyrics
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8. Cadaveric Incubator of Endoparasites 03:25   Show lyrics
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9. Slash Dementia 03:23   Show lyrics
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10. Crepitating Bowel Erosion 05:28   Show lyrics
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Band members
Ken Owen Drums, Vocals
Bill Steer Guitars, Vocals
Jeff Walker Bass, Vocals
Miscellaneous staff
Colin Richardson Engineering, Producer
Digby Pearson Executive producer
Martin Toher Engineering (assistant)
Ken Owen Drums, Vocals
Bill Steer Guitars, Vocals
Jeff Walker Bass, Vocals
Colin Richardson Engineering, Producer
Digby Pearson Executive producer
Martin Toher Engineering (assistant)
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CD - MOSH 18CD

Recorded and Mixed at Slaghterhouse Studios, July - August 1989.
Sleeve art and layout by Gruesome Graphics Inc.
Lyrics by Carcass.
Produced by Carcass.

A limited edition (featuring the "gore" cover artwork) was once released containing 16 bonus tracks taken from the "Reek of Putrefaction" album. The total running time of this version is 76:58.

The original "gore" cover, which was later banned and replaced by a "clean" cover, which was drawings of a human similar to those found in biology books. The exact same cover was used for "Reek of Putrefaction" except with a different color scheme. In 2002/2003 the gore covers were put back.

October 2008 reissue: Fully remastered on a DualDisc (combined CD and DVD) in a deluxe digipak with expanded artwork. It includes part 2 of a mini-documentary series entitled "The Pathologist's Report" as bonus video material on the DVD side, plus 6 bonus tracks from the "Symphonies of Sickness" demo-tape on the CD side.

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