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Awaken the Guardian

Fates Warning

Type:
Full-length
Release date:
November 10th, 1986
Catalog ID:
CDE-73231
Label:
Metal Blade Records
Format:
CD
Reviews:
13 reviews (avg. 92%)
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2. Valley of the Dolls 05:24   Show lyrics
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3. Fata Morgana 05:25   Show lyrics
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4. Guardian 07:34   Show lyrics
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5. Prelude to Ruin 07:23   Show lyrics
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6. Giant's Lore (Heart of Winter) 06:00   Show lyrics
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7. Time Long Past 01:51   instrumental
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8. Exodus 08:37   Show lyrics
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Band members
John Arch Vocals
Steve Zimmerman Drums
Joe DiBiase Bass
Jim Matheos Guitars
Frank Aresti Guitars
Guest/Session
Jim Archambault Keyboards
Miscellaneous staff
Eddy Schreyer Mastering
Mick Rock Photography
Brian Slagel Producer
Bill Metoyer Engineering
Ioannis Artwork
John Arch Vocals
Steve Zimmerman Drums
Joe DiBiase Bass
Jim Matheos Guitars
Frank Aresti Guitars
Jim Archambault Keyboards
Eddy Schreyer Mastering
Mick Rock Photography
Brian Slagel Producer
Bill Metoyer Engineering
Ioannis Artwork
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Released as a double album with "No Exit" in 1992.

Remastered By Eddy Schreyer at Future Disc February 1994

Metal Blade reissued Awaken The Guardian on 6/28/2005 as an "Expanded Edition". The album was remastered and also included a second disc of demos/live recordings and a DVD of live material. The artwork for the reissue was an updated version of the original.

Track listing for disc two:
1. The Sorceress (Demo)
2. Valley of the Dolls (Demo)
3. Prelude to Ruin (Demo)
4. Fata Morgana (Live)
5. Damnation (Live)
6. The Apparition (Live)
7. The Sorceress (Live)
8. Guardian (Live)
9. Die Young (Black Sabbath cover) (Live)

Disc three is a DVD from a performance at Sundance in Long Island, NY, USA on 12/28/1986.
1. Intro 0:56
2. Valley of the Dolls 4:37
3. Pirates of the Underground 6:54
4. Orphan Gypsy 6:25
5. Fata Morgana 5:41
6. Traveler in Time 6:13
7. The Sorceress 4:37
8. Guardian 6:54
9. Prelude to Ruin 7:09
10. Damnation 6:03
11. The Apparition 6:00
12. Die Young 3:24
13. Kiss of Death 5:56
14. Slideshow 7:29

Recording information:

Recorded at Stagg Street Studios & Preferred Sound Sep - Oct 1986.

Identifiers:

Barcode: 018777323123
Matrix / Runout: CDE 73231 @ 1 1-2-3 CAPITOL JAX 10 C

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