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Emperor / Thorns - Thorns vs. Emperor
Emperor discography (misc)
< Emperor / Wrath of the Tyrant
(1998)
True Kings of Norway
(2000)
>
Emperor discography (all)
< IX Equilibrium
(1999)
True Kings of Norway
(2000)
>
Thorns discography (misc)
Embrace / Fragment
(2002)
>
Thorns discography (all)
< The Thule Tape
(1992)
Thorns
(2001)
>

Thorns vs. Emperor

Emperor / Thorns

Type:
Split
Release date:
July 1999
Catalog ID:
FOG 019
Label:
Moonfog Productions
Format:
CD
Reviews:
3 reviews (avg. 77%)
1. Emperor - Exördium 03:00   Show lyrics
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2. Thorns - Ærie Descent 08:34   Show lyrics
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3. Emperor - I Am 05:04   Show lyrics
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4. Emperor - Ærie Descent (Thorns cover) 06:06   Show lyrics
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5. Emperor - Thus March the Nightspirit 05:40   instrumental
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6. Thorns - Melas Khole 06:31   Show lyrics
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7. Thorns - The Discipline of Earth 07:40   Show lyrics
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8. Thorns - Cosmic Keys (Emperor cover) 06:12   Show lyrics
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  48:47  
Band members
Emperor
Samoth Guitars
Ihsahn Vocals, Guitars, Keyboards, Bass
Trym Torson Drums
Thorns
S.W. Krupp Guitars, Keyboards, Programming
Guest/Session
Satyr Vocals
Fenriz Drums (on 2011 re-release)
SA Titan Programming
Miscellaneous staff
Union Design Design, Illustrations
Samoth Producer, Engineering, Mastering
Thorbjørn Akkerhaugen Producer, Engineering
Christophe Szpajdel Logo
Ihsahn Producer, Engineering
Espen Berg Mastering
Satyr Wongraven Producer, Mastering
Claus Eriksen Engineering
S.W. Krupp Producer, Engineering
Svein Solberg Engineering
Emperor
Samoth Guitars
Ihsahn Vocals, Guitars, Keyboards, Bass
Trym Torson Drums
Thorns
S.W. Krupp Guitars, Keyboards, Programming
Satyr Vocals
Fenriz Drums (on 2011 re-release)
SA Titan Programming
Union Design Design, Illustrations
Samoth Producer, Engineering, Mastering
Thorbjørn Akkerhaugen Producer, Engineering
Christophe Szpajdel Logo
Ihsahn Producer, Engineering
Espen Berg Mastering
Satyr Wongraven Producer, Mastering
Claus Eriksen Engineering
S.W. Krupp Producer, Engineering
Svein Solberg Engineering
Read Impaled Emperor 89% Razakel November 18th, 2012
Read Tyranny, and the... 75% autothrall December 17th, 2011
Read shake hands and come out... 68% Cheeses_Priced October 7th, 2004

The split contains covers of Emperor and Thorns, where Thorns did Emperor songs and Emperor did Thorns songs.

A limited edition of 3000 copies includes a bonus CD called "1989 - 91 Rehearsals" with the two Thorns demos. Tracklist of the second CD as follows:
1. Ærie Descent (5:00)
2. Funeral Marches to the Grave (5:18)
3. Lovely Children (3:30)
4. Fall (2:20)
5. Thule (6:53)
6. Fairytales (4:03)
7. Home (6:44)
8. You That Mingle May (2:40)
(Tracks 1,2: Trøndertun Demo - Tracks 3,4,5,6,7,8: Grymyrk Demo - all unmastered compared to the 2007 Stigma Diabolicum compilation versions)

Re-released on 22th March 2011 by Peaceville Records with the following bonus tracks:
9. Thorns feat. Fenriz and Satyr - You That Mingle May
10. Thorns - The Discipline of Earth (pre-production mix)
11. Thorns - Ærie Descent (pre-production mix)

Recording information:

Thorns tracks (2 & 6 to 8) recorded with Cubase, mixed at Fagerborg Studio.

Emperor track 4 was recorded and mixed at Akkerhaugen Lydstudio the spring/summer 1998.
Emperor tracks 1, 3 & 5 was recorded and mixed at Symphonique during the spring/summer 1998.

The organ used on Emperor's performance of "Ærie Descent" is a Chicago Cottage reed-organ from 1829 CE

Identifiers:

Matrix / Runout: TOCANO DK 29462 0014
Mould SID Code (Version 1): IFPI 2Z04
Mould SID Code (Version 2): IFPI 6E01

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