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Anthems to the Welkin at Dusk

Emperor

Type:
Full-length
Release date:
July 8th, 1997
Catalog ID:
Candle023CD
Version desc.:
UK
Label:
Candlelight Records
Format:
CD
Reviews:
13 reviews (avg. 88%)
1. Alsvartr (The Oath) 04:18   Show lyrics
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2. Ye Entrancemperium 05:15   Show lyrics
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3. Thus Spake the Nightspirit 04:30   Show lyrics
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4. Ensorcelled by Khaos 06:39   Show lyrics
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5. The Loss and Curse of Reverence 06:10   Show lyrics
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6. The Acclamation of Bonds 05:54   Show lyrics
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7. With Strength I Burn 08:17   Show lyrics
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8. The Wanderer 02:55   instrumental
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Band members
Ihsahn Vocals, Guitars (lead), Keyboards
Trym Drums
Alver Bass
Samoth Guitars, Percussion
Miscellaneous staff
Christophe Szpajdel Logo
Stephen O'Malley Artwork
Samoth Producer, Mastering
Ihsahn Producer, Mastering
Pytten Producer, Engineering
Vargnatt Inc. Mastering
David Palser Photos
Ihsahn Vocals, Guitars (lead), Keyboards
Trym Drums
Alver Bass
Samoth Guitars, Percussion
Christophe Szpajdel Logo
Stephen O'Malley Artwork
Samoth Producer, Mastering
Ihsahn Producer, Mastering
Pytten Producer, Engineering
Vargnatt Inc. Mastering
David Palser Photos
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The opening to "Ye Entrancemperium" was written by Euronymous (Mayhem)
The cover art is an illustration by Doré.

Also released on picture LP by Candlelight Records.

The original US release on Century Black, and subsequent remastered versions, include bonus tracks:
09. In Longing Spirit
10. Opus A Satana
11. The Loss and Curse of Reverence (Live)*
12. The Loss and Curse of Reverence (Multimedia Video)
(*Only found on the 1998 remastered version.)

Re-released in 1998 by Candlelight Rec. with remastered sound and 3 bonus tracks:
09.In Longing Spirit - 5:55
10.Opus a Satana - 4:17
11.The Loss and Curse of Reverence (live) - 6:23

Re-released in 2004 by Candlelight Rec. with bonus material includes starts off with a band interview on Finnish TV and various live clips from 1997-98 (including clips from the Dynamo Festival).
Re-released in 2006 by Back on Black as Gatefold LP.
Re-released in 2007 by Candlelight Rec. as a numbered limited edition boxset.

Recording information:

Recorded in the memorial hall of Grieg between October & December anno 1996 C.E.
Mixed and mastered between January & February anno 1997 C.E.
Mastered at Strype Audio.

Identifiers:

Barcode: 5 016685 023222
Matrix / Runout (Variant 1): LBR 01 SNA [Logotype] CANDLE CD 023 04109704 SNA [Logotype]
Mastering SID Code (Variant 1): ifpi L600
Matrix / Runout (Variant 2): LBR 01 SNA CANDLE CD 023 04109704 SNA
Mastering SID Code (Variant 2): IFPI L600
Mould SID Code (Variant 2): IFPI 1A08

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