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The Ills of Modern Man

Despised Icon

Release date:
May 22nd, 2007
Catalog ID:
Century Media
7 reviews (avg. 74%)
1. In the Arms of Perdition 04:24   Show lyrics
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2. Furtive Monologue 03:22   Show lyrics
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3. Quarantine 04:07   Show lyrics
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4. The Ills of Modern Man 03:50   Show lyrics
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5. A Fractured Hand 04:35   Show lyrics
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6. Sheltered Reminiscence 03:13   Show lyrics
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7. Nameless 03:02   Show lyrics
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8. Tears of the Blameless 04:13   Show lyrics
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9. Oval Shaped Incisions 04:02   Show lyrics
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10. Fainted Blue Ornaments 05:03   Show lyrics
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Band members
Éric Jarrin Guitars
Alexandre Erian Vocals
Steve Marois Vocals
Alex Pelletier Drums
Sebastien Piché Bass
Alan Glassman Guitars
Miscellaneous staff
Yannick St.Amand Producer, engineering
Andy Sneap Mixing, Mastering
Felix Rancourt Cover art
Yannick St.Amand Producer, engineering
Andy Sneap Mixing, Mastering
Felix Rancourt Cover art
Read The Ills of Modern Man 79% TikrasTamsusNaktis February 22nd, 2012
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Read Despised Icon takes over... 100% Gh3tt0_G33k August 19th, 2009
Read Despised Icon - The Ills Of... 0% MelancholicFix July 8th, 2009
Read Very solid, if strangely... 82% Noktorn April 30th, 2007
Read Oh my God.. 95% Deathamphetamine April 21st, 2007

Deluxe edition released in 2008 includes a bonus DVD with a live concert, documentary, and music videos:
1. Fractured Hand
2. BulletProof Scales
3. Harvesting the Deceased
4. Immaculate
5. Retina
6. The Sunset Will Never Charm Us
7. In the Arms of Perdition
8. Interviews: "This Is Despised Icon" (Two of the band member talk about how they joined the band)
- Europe (The band members talk about a Europe tour)
- Most Momorable Shows (The band members talk about some of their shows and different places where they have made performances)
- Al Driving (The band members talk about Al's Driving skills; This bit is somewhat humorous)
9. In the Arms of Perdition (music video)
10. Furtive Monologue (music video)

Re-released on vinyl in 2008 by Deepsend Records in a gatefold sleeve, limited to 500 hand numbered copies.
300 copies on green camouflage vinyl, 200 copies on yellow/clear haze vinyl.

The album features gang vocals by members and ex-members of Ion Dissonance, Beneath the Massacre, Neuraxis, Cryptopsy and more.

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