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One for Sorrow

Insomnium

Type:
Full-length
Release date:
October 17th, 2011
Label:
Century Media Records
Reviews:
10 reviews (avg. 88%)
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2. Through the Shadows 04:31   Show lyrics
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3. Song of the Blackest Bird 07:29   Show lyrics
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4. Only One Who Waits 05:17   Show lyrics
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5. Unsung 05:04   Show lyrics
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6. Every Hour Wounds 05:25   Show lyrics
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7. Decoherence 03:18   instrumental
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8. Lay the Ghost to Rest 07:46   Show lyrics
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9. Regain the Fire 04:27   Show lyrics
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10. One for Sorrow 06:07   Show lyrics
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Band members
Markus Hirvonen Drums
Ville Vänni Guitars
Niilo Sevänen Vocals, Bass
Ville Friman Guitars, Vocals (clean)
Guest/Session
Daniel Antonsson Guitars (lead) (on "Only One Who Waits")
Mikael Stanne Vocals (on "Weather the Storm")
Miscellaneous staff
Ville Friman Keyboards (composer)
Hannu Honkonen Keyboards (arrangement)
Aleksi Munter Keyboards (composer), Keyboards (arrangement)
Kenneth Lehtinen Photography
Minerva Pappi Mastering
Samu Oittinen Producer, Mixing
Daniel Antonsson Recording
Markus Hirvonen Drums
Ville Vänni Guitars
Niilo Sevänen Vocals, Bass
Ville Friman Guitars, Vocals (clean)
Daniel Antonsson Guitars (lead) (on "Only One Who Waits")
Mikael Stanne Vocals (on "Weather the Storm")
Ville Friman Keyboards (composer)
Hannu Honkonen Keyboards (arrangement)
Aleksi Munter Keyboards (composer), Keyboards (arrangement)
Kenneth Lehtinen Photography
Minerva Pappi Mastering
Samu Oittinen Producer, Mixing
Daniel Antonsson Recording
Read Genuine sorrow & melancholy... 98% HowlingMoon666 May 30th, 2013
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Read THE EPITOME OF CONSISTENCY 88% witheredheath94 March 31st, 2013
Read Reign as dominant... 99% Ozzymandias June 24th, 2012
Read They might be at risk of... 80% eyes_of_apocalypse January 25th, 2012
Read Another good example of... 85% androdion November 7th, 2011
Read One for Sorrow 80% Houseplant October 25th, 2011
Read Insomnium - One For Sorrow 85% tcgjarhead October 25th, 2011
Read One For New And Old Fans Alike 100% metal_bryan October 17th, 2011
Read Doin' what they do over... 80% autothrall October 17th, 2011
Drums, bass, acoustic guitars and vocals recorded between March and May 2011 at Fantom studio.
All electric guitars recorded in May 2011 at Gothenburg Rock Studios.
Keyboards recorded in May 2011 at Noiseworks studio.
One for Sorrow was mixed in June 2011 at Fantom studio and mastered in July 2011.
Co-produced by Insomnium.
Keyboards composed by Aleksi Munter and Ville Friman
Keyboards arranged by Aleksi Munter and Hannu Honkonen
Art Direction and Illustration by Soulcarver Media.

Release dates:
Finland: October 12th
Europe: October 17th
USA: October 18th

Limited edition contains 1 bonus track:
11. Weather the Storm (04:54)

Japanese edition contains both songs from the "Weather the Storm" single as bonus:
11. Weather the Storm (04:55)
12. Beyond the Horizon (05:11)

Music videos were made for the songs "One for Sorrow", "Through the Shadows" and "Regain the Fire".

Re-released in 2012 by Century Media as a 2CD edition.
CD 2:
1. Inertia (Live at Wacken 2012)
2. Through the Shadows (Live at Wacken 2012)
3. Only One Who Waits (Live at Wacken 2012)
4. Unsung (Live at Wacken 2012)
5. One for Sorrow (Live at Wacken 2012)

The band made a documentary about this album, covering its inception, recording, line-up changes and subsequent tours. It was released in parts on the Century Media Records YouTube channel.

The line "Sleep of reason, produces monsters" in "Inertia" is from a Fransisco Goya artwork.
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