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Puritanical Euphoric Misanthropia

Dimmu Borgir

Type:
Full-length
Release date:
March 12th, 2001
Catalog ID:
NB 527-2, 27361 65272
Label:
Nuclear Blast
Format:
CD
Reviews:
19 reviews (avg. 63%)
1. Fear and Wonder 02:48   instrumental
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2. Blessings upon the Throne of Tyranny 05:19   Show lyrics
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3. Kings of the Carnival Creation 07:45   Show lyrics
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4. Hybrid Stigmata - The Apostasy 06:57   Show lyrics
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5. Architecture of a Genocidal Nature 06:08   Show lyrics
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6. Puritania 03:01   Show lyrics
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7. IndoctriNation 05:57   Show lyrics
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8. The Maelstrom Mephisto 04:41   Show lyrics
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9. Absolute Sole Right 06:24   Show lyrics
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10. Sympozium 05:12   Show lyrics
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11. Perfection or Vanity 03:27   instrumental
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Band members
Shagrath Vocals, Keyboards, Lyrics (track 5), Songwriting (tracks 2-11)
Silenoz Guitars (rhythm), Lyrics, Songwriting (tracks 2-5, 7-10)
Galder Guitars (lead), Songwriting (tracks 2, 8)
Vortex Bass, Vocals (clean) (tracks 3, 4, 8, 10 and "Burn In Hell"), Lyrics (track 10)
Mustis Keyboards, Piano, Samples, Songwriting (tracks 1, 3, 4, 7, 8, 9,10)
Nicholas Barker Drums, Percussion
Guest/Session
Nils Edin Viola
Annika Hjelm Violin
Per Enokson Violin
Annica Kroom Violin
Nicola Boruvka Violin
Catherine Violin
Bo Eklund Contrabass
Per Högberg Viola
Johan Stern Cello
Charlie Storm Sample manipulation on "Puritania"
Grzegorz Wybraniec Cello
Henrik Edström Viola
Gaute Storås Conductor
Thore Svedlund Violin
Bertil Lindh Violin
Miscellaneous staff
Peter in de Betou Mastering
Morten Mormone Lyrics (track 6)
Fredrik Nordström Producer, Mixing, Engineering
Jan Banan Engineering (assistant)
Alf Børjesson (R.I.P. 2012) Cover art, Photography, Design
Thomas Ewerhard Layout
Lars Archon Songwriting (8)
Shagrath Vocals, Keyboards, Lyrics (track 5), Songwriting (tracks 2-11)
Silenoz Guitars (rhythm), Lyrics, Songwriting (tracks 2-5, 7-10)
Galder Guitars (lead), Songwriting (tracks 2, 8)
Vortex Bass, Vocals (clean) (tracks 3, 4, 8, 10 and "Burn In Hell"), Lyrics (track 10)
Mustis Keyboards, Piano, Samples, Songwriting (tracks 1, 3, 4, 7, 8, 9,10)
Nicholas Barker Drums, Percussion
Nils Edin Viola
Annika Hjelm Violin
Per Enokson Violin
Annica Kroom Violin
Nicola Boruvka Violin
Catherine Violin
Bo Eklund Contrabass
Per Högberg Viola
Johan Stern Cello
Charlie Storm Sample manipulation on "Puritania"
Grzegorz Wybraniec Cello
Henrik Edström Viola
Gaute Storås Conductor
Thore Svedlund Violin
Bertil Lindh Violin
Peter in de Betou Mastering
Morten Mormone Lyrics (track 6)
Fredrik Nordström Producer, Mixing, Engineering
Jan Banan Engineering (assistant)
Alf Børjesson (R.I.P. 2012) Cover art, Photography, Design
Thomas Ewerhard Layout
Lars Archon Songwriting (8)
Read PROBABLY THEIR BEST ALBUM 90% prometeus May 4th, 2014
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Read Premature Ejaculation! 58% BudDa June 14th, 2009
Read A brutal orchestral assault 95% shagnarokvonlustmord November 22nd, 2008
Read Horrible. 18% Empyreal July 5th, 2008
Read Too evil for it's own good 55% NocturneFreeze September 9th, 2007
Read Infected by invalid behavior. 75% Diamhea June 18th, 2007
Read I dig it... 94% Chopped_in_Half July 30th, 2006
Read Mediocre and Overproduced 64% Lord_Demonized January 9th, 2005
Read Essentially worthless 50% webermg October 10th, 2003
Read Over-produced and cheap? 55% Mortido June 25th, 2003
Read Painfully repetitive... 49% BlackEnergy May 7th, 2003
Read How many different ways can... 12% UltraBoris February 3rd, 2003
Read Doomed? 4% astathica December 3rd, 2002

Released in 2008 via Back on Black Records as a coloured 2LP.

There is a limited edition boxset (NB 527-0), which contains a poster and a patch, as well as a bonus track; the limited slipcase also contains the poster & the bonus track:
12. Burn in Hell (Twisted Sister cover) (05:05).

The limited Japanese version has a bonus disc with two bonus tracks:
01. Devil's Path (2000 Version) (06:06)
02. Burn in Hell (Twisted Sister cover) (05:05).

Recording information:

Recorded between October and November 2000 at the Fredman Studio, Gothenburg, Sweden.
Mastered at Mastering Room, Gothenburg.
Produced by Dimmu Borgir.

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