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Release date:
April 1998
Catalog ID:
OPCD 064
Osmose Productions
10 reviews (avg. 83%)
1. Preludium 02:09   instrumental
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2. Bloodtide (XXX) 06:44   Show lyrics
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3. Of Hell's Fire 05:22   Show lyrics
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4. Slay the Nazarene 03:49   Show lyrics
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5. Nightwing 07:35   Show lyrics
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6. Dreams of Blood and Iron 06:20   Show lyrics
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7. Dracole Wayda 04:08   Show lyrics
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8. Kaziklu Bay (The Lord Impaler) 04:02   Show lyrics
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9. Deme Quaden Thyrane 05:07   Show lyrics
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10. Anno Domini 1476 02:11   Show lyrics
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Band members
Legion Vocals
Evil Guitars
Bogge Bass
Fredrik Andersson Drums
Miscellaneous staff
Kris Verwimp Cover art
Stefan Danielsson Artwork (Dragon)
Peter Tägtgren Engineering, Mixing
Legion Vocals
Evil Guitars
Bogge Bass
Fredrik Andersson Drums
Kris Verwimp Cover art
Stefan Danielsson Artwork (Dragon)
Peter Tägtgren Engineering, Mixing
Read Four go wincing in Wallachia 80% Acrobat February 15th, 2016
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Read Not Good 31% GuntherTheUndying August 19th, 2008
Read Marduk - Nightwing (re-issue) 90% ravenhearted July 23rd, 2008
Read Marduk - Nightwing 100% Milos April 9th, 2008
Read Marduk's pinnacle 100% MaDTransilvanian November 5th, 2007
Read "Nightwing - Storm Through... 100% northernlegion March 9th, 2007
Read Beautifuly Evil 100% Hydraxis February 8th, 2007
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Divided into two chapters; songs 1-4 is Chapter One: "Dictionnaire Infernal", songs 6-10 are Chapter Two: "The Warlord of Wallachia".The track "Nightwing" is not in the tracklist and part of neither chapter.

All musics and lyrics by Marduk.
Produced by Marduk.

The spoken intro to "Slay The Nazarene" is taken from the 1973 movie The Wicker Man.

Distributed by various companies in various countries; SPV in Germany with additional catalog ID 084-20032 CD

LP version limited to 1500 handnumbered copies.
Picture LP version limited to 500 copies.

"Anno Domini 1476" contains an excerpt from the "Legionary Worker's March", recorded by the Fascist Romanian Iron Guard.

Main riffs of "Nightwing" adapted from the score of the 1991 vampire film "Subspecies". The lyrics are also based on the plot.

Warning - Osmose CD presses dating from February 2001 up to around 2005 may contain a copy-protection method which renders the CD completely unreadable in PCs and certain modern Hi-Fi systems. This isn't indicated anywhere on the packaging.

Recording information:

Recorded and mixed at Abyss Studios, Sweden.


Barcode: 4 001617 200322
Matrix / Runout: DADC AUSTRIA [ Logo ] A0100237987-0101 13 A0
Master SID Code: IFPI L553
Mould SID Code (Variant 1): IFPI 944C
Labelcode: LC 2406

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