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Death's Design

Diabolical Masquerade

Type:
Full-length
Release date:
March 2nd, 2001
Catalog ID:
AV 055
Version desc.:
Digipack
Label:
Avantgarde Music
Format:
CD
Reviews:
4 reviews (avg. 95%)
1. Nerves in Rush 00:06   instrumental
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2. Death Ascends - The Hunt (Part I) 00:16  
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3. You Can't Hide Forever 00:24  
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4. Right on Time for Murder - The Hunt (Part II) 01:31  
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5. Conscious in No Materia 00:40   instrumental
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6. A Different Plane 00:21  
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7. Invisible to Us 00:41  
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8. The One Who Hides a Face Inside 01:09   instrumental
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9. ...and Don't Ever Listen to What It Says 00:57  
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10. Revelation of the Puzzle 00:57  
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11. Human Prophecy 00:20  
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12. Where the Suffering Leads 00:19  
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13. The Remains of Galactic Expulsions 00:12   instrumental
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14. With Panic in the Heart 00:22  
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15. Out from the Dark 00:46  
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16. Still Coming at You 00:29  
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17. Out from a Deeper Dark 00:28  
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18. Spinning Back the Clocks 01:42  
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19. Soaring over Dead Rooms 02:19  
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20. The Enemy Is the Earth 00:35  
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21. Recall 00:14  
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22. All Exits Blocked 00:35  
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23. The Memory Is Weak 00:11   instrumental
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24. Struck at Random / Outermost Fear 00:20  
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25. Sparks of Childhood Coming Back 00:27   instrumental
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26. Old People's Voodoo Seance 01:25  
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27. Mary-Lee Goes Crazy 00:32   instrumental
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28. Something Has Arrived 00:15  
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29. Possession of the Voodoo Party 00:46   instrumental
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30. Not of Flesh, Not of Blood 00:50   instrumental
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31. Intact with a Human Psyche 01:02   instrumental
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32. Keeping Faith 01:07   instrumental
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33. Someone Knows What Scares You 00:30  
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34. A Bad Case of Nerves 00:50  
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35. The Inverted Dream / No Sleep in Peace 00:16  
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36. Information 00:17  
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37. Setting the Course 00:52  
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38. Ghost Inhabitants 00:50   instrumental
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39. Fleeing from Town 01:02  
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40. Overlooked Parts 00:50   instrumental
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41. A New Spark - Victory Theme (Part I) 00:49   instrumental
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42. Hope - Victory Theme (Part II) 01:01  
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43. Family Portraits - Victory Theme (Part III) 00:36   instrumental
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44. Smokes Start to Churn 00:08   instrumental
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45. Hesitant Behaviour 01:35  
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46. A Hurricane of Rotten Air 00:19   instrumental
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47. Mastering the Clock 00:55   instrumental
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48. They Come, You Go 02:11  
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49. Haared El Chamon 00:20  
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50. The Egyptian Resort 00:35  
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51. The Pyramid 00:24  
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52. Frenzy Moods and Other Oddities 01:10  
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53. Still Part of the Design - The Hunt (Part III) 00:18   instrumental
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54. Definite Departure 00:37   instrumental
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55. Returning to Haared El Chamon 00:45  
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56. Life Eater 00:32  
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57. The Pulze 00:27  
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58. The Defiled Feeds 00:36  
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59. The River in Space 00:56   instrumental
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60. A Soulflight Back to Life 01:18  
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61. Instant Rebirth - Alternate Ending 00:06  
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Band members
Anders "Blakkheim" Nyström Guitars, Vocals, Effects
Dan Swanö Keyboards, Effects, Guitars (lead) (track 32), Keyboard (lead) (track 46)
Guest/Session
Elmo Meltz Viola
Heiki Schmolski Violin
Jaak Gunst Violin
Artieer Garsnek Violin
Konstantin Uweholst Cello
Patrik Selsfors Jazz Guitar (lead) (on tracks 40, 47)
Aag Guitars (lead) (on tracks 29, 48, 52, 53, 58)
Ingmar Döhn Bass
Sean C. Bates Drums, Percussion
Jaari Fleger Grand Piano
Miscellaneous staff
Peter in de Betou Mastering
Travis Smith Cover art, Art direction, Design
Blakkheim Producer
Dan Swanö Producer, Mixing, Editing
Anders "Blakkheim" Nyström Guitars, Vocals, Effects
Dan Swanö Keyboards, Effects, Guitars (lead) (track 32), Keyboard (lead) (track 46)
Elmo Meltz Viola
Heiki Schmolski Violin
Jaak Gunst Violin
Artieer Garsnek Violin
Konstantin Uweholst Cello
Patrik Selsfors Jazz Guitar (lead) (on tracks 40, 47)
Aag Guitars (lead) (on tracks 29, 48, 52, 53, 58)
Ingmar Döhn Bass
Sean C. Bates Drums, Percussion
Jaari Fleger Grand Piano
Peter in de Betou Mastering
Travis Smith Cover art, Art direction, Design
Blakkheim Producer
Dan Swanö Producer, Mixing, Editing
Read Diabolical Masquerade -... 90% ConorFynes July 5th, 2011
Read Wild, Intense, Diverse,... 95% IcemanJ256 November 9th, 2004
Read A Taste of Everything 100% megafury July 25th, 2003
Read Death's Design=Horror's own... 93% blind_rhapsody March 12th, 2003

Released as Digipak and probably as Jewelcase.

The lyrics to this album are actually a complete mystery since they were never officially published.

"Death's Design" is supposed to be a soundtrack for a horror movie, though that's just a gimmick story created by Blakkheim.

The tracks were grouped together in clusters of 1-6 tracks known as "movements" in the following way:
1st Movement - Tracks 1-4
2nd Movement - Tracks 5-8
3rd Movement - Tracks 9-12
4th Movement - Tracks 13-17
5th Movement - Track 18
6th Movement - Track 19
7th Movement - Tracks 20-25
8th Movement - Tracks 26-29
9th Movement - Tracks 30-32
10th Movement - Tracks 33-37
11th Movement - Tracks 38-40
12th Movement - Tracks 41-43
13th Movement - Tracks 44-46
14th Movement - Track 47
15th Movement - Track 48
16th Movement - Tracks 49-52
17th Movement - Tracks 53-54
18th Movement - Tracks 55-58
19th Movement - Tracks 59-60
20th Movement - Track 61

Recording information:

Recorded at The Sanctuary, except orchestrations recorded at Trivial Studios and drums recorded at Westglobe Studios.
Music edited, assembled and mixed at The Sanctuary, except drums edited at Mobile Soundvision.
Mastered at The Cutting Room.

Identifiers:

Barcode: 4029758166727
Matrix / Runout: Sony DADC A0100356859-0101 25
Mastering SID Code: IFPI L555
Mould SID Code: IFPI 94K2

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