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Crimson Thunder

HammerFall

Type:
Full-length
Release date:
October 28th, 2002
Catalog ID:
NB 1031-2
Label:
Nuclear Blast Records
Format:
CD
Reviews:
7 reviews (avg. 57%)
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2. Hearts on Fire 03:51   Show lyrics
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3. On the Edge of Honour 04:50   Show lyrics
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4. Crimson Thunder 05:05   Show lyrics
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5. Lore of the Arcane 01:27   instrumental
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6. Trailblazers 04:39   Show lyrics
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7. Dreams Come True 04:03   Show lyrics
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8. Angel of Mercy (Chastain cover) 05:38   Show lyrics
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9. The Unforgiving Blade 03:40   Show lyrics
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10. In Memoriam 04:22   instrumental
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11. Hero's Return 05:23   Show lyrics
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Band members
Joacim Cans Vocals
Oscar Dronjak Guitars, Keyboard programming, Vocals (backing)
Stefan Elmgren Guitars, Guitars (acoustic), Keyboard programming, Vocals (backing)
Magnus Rosén Bass
Anders Johansson Drums
Guest/Session
Mat Sinner Vocals (backing) (additional)
Rolf Köhler (R.I.P. 2007) Vocals (backing) (additional)
Daniel Böhm Vocals (backing) (additional) (Track 9)
Christoph Lutz Vocals (backing) (additional) (Track 9)
Boris Matchin Cello
Jens Johansson Keyboards on "Rising Force"
Mats Rendlert Vocals (backing) (additional)
Martin Meyer Clavinet
Markus Wosgien Vocals (backing) (additional) (Track 9)
Patrick Benzer Keyboards (additional), Strings
Miscellaneous staff
Charlie Bauerfeind Producer, Engineering, Mixing, Mastering
Samwise Didier Artwork, Cover art
Thomas Ewerhard Layout
Michael Johansson Photography
Joacim Cans Vocals
Oscar Dronjak Guitars, Keyboard programming, Vocals (backing)
Stefan Elmgren Guitars, Guitars (acoustic), Keyboard programming, Vocals (backing)
Magnus Rosén Bass
Anders Johansson Drums
Mat Sinner Vocals (backing) (additional)
Rolf Köhler (R.I.P. 2007) Vocals (backing) (additional)
Daniel Böhm Vocals (backing) (additional) (Track 9)
Christoph Lutz Vocals (backing) (additional) (Track 9)
Boris Matchin Cello
Jens Johansson Keyboards on "Rising Force"
Mats Rendlert Vocals (backing) (additional)
Martin Meyer Clavinet
Markus Wosgien Vocals (backing) (additional) (Track 9)
Patrick Benzer Keyboards (additional), Strings
Charlie Bauerfeind Producer, Engineering, Mixing, Mastering
Samwise Didier Artwork, Cover art
Thomas Ewerhard Layout
Michael Johansson Photography
Read The Crimson downturn. 71% hells_unicorn April 30th, 2008
Read Another day at the conveyor... 30% ElectricEye March 4th, 2007
Read Fall of Hammerfall 20% Mikesn January 19th, 2007
Read A Crimson Blunder? 33% DawnoftheShred November 15th, 2006
Read A great starting point 90% Vegetaman January 24th, 2006
Read Thunder indeed! 90% icedray November 6th, 2004
Read Just over half a disc's... 67% Wez September 16th, 2004

Also released as a limited edition Comicbook containing one additional bonus track:
12. Rising Force (Yngwie J. Malmsteen cover) (04:31)

There has also been a numbered (1000 have been made) limited edition 3CD longform leather digibook, that contains two 3" MCDs with one track each:
-Crazy Nights (Loudness cover) (03:38)
-Detroit Rock City (Kiss cover) (03:53)

Re-released in 2003 as limited Gold Award edition (enhanced CD in a DVD box) containing one bonus track:
12. Heeding the Call (live) (04:43)

The Japanese version (VICP-62063) contains the bonus tracks:
12. Crazy Nights (Loudness cover)
13. Renegade (live)
14. Hammerfall (live)

Recording information:

Recorded at Wisseloord Studios, Holland; Twilight Studios, Germany and Mi SueƱo, Tenerife, Spain, May - July 2002.

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