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Grand Declaration of War

Mayhem

Type:
Full-length
Release date:
June 6th, 2000
Catalog ID:
SOM 027
Label:
Season of Mist
Format:
CD
Reviews:
13 reviews (avg. 73%)
1. A Grand Declaration of War 04:14   Show lyrics
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2. In the Lies Where upon You Lay 05:59   Show lyrics
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3. A Time to Die 01:48   Show lyrics
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4. View from Nihil (Part I of II) 03:05   Show lyrics
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5. View from Nihil (Part II of II) 01:16   Show lyrics
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6. A Bloodsword and a Colder Sun (Part I of II) 00:33   Show lyrics
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7. A Bloodsword and a Colder Sun (Part II of II) 04:27   Show lyrics
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8. Crystalized Pain in Deconstruction 04:10   Show lyrics
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9. Completion in Science of Agony (Part I of II) 09:44   Show lyrics
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10. To Daimonion (Part I of III) 03:26   Show lyrics
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11. To Daimonion (Part II of III) 04:54   Show lyrics
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12. To Daimonion (Part III of III) 00:07   instrumental
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13. Completion in Science of Agony (Part II of II) 02:14   Show lyrics
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Band members
Maniac Vocals
Blasphemer Guitars
Necrobutcher Bass
Hellhammer Drums
Guest/Session
Tore Ylwizaker Noise (track 9)
Øyvind Hægeland Vocals (additional) (track 9)
Miscellaneous staff
Anders Odden Co-writer (tracks 6, 7)
Sebastian Ludvigsen Photography
Mark Francombe Red Cover art
Børge Finstad Producer, Engineering
Morten Lund Mastering
Maniac Vocals
Blasphemer Guitars
Necrobutcher Bass
Hellhammer Drums
Tore Ylwizaker Noise (track 9)
Øyvind Hægeland Vocals (additional) (track 9)
Anders Odden Co-writer (tracks 6, 7)
Sebastian Ludvigsen Photography
Mark Francombe Red Cover art
Børge Finstad Producer, Engineering
Morten Lund Mastering
Read Mayhem's Best 80% KriegdemKriege October 21st, 2013
Read One of most heavily... 85% erebuszine April 26th, 2013
Read Development came like a... 80% autothrall December 16th, 2011
Read This is kind of odd 72% Noktorn March 20th, 2010
Read War and Piece (of shit) 30% marktheviktor December 26th, 2008
Read After the war... Silence 99% Bezerko June 13th, 2008
Read Wow, this was a surprise! 94% SRX July 25th, 2007
Read Disappointing in comparison 40% Darkwinterdweller March 18th, 2007
Read Truly in a League of its Own. 82% woeoftyrants December 20th, 2006
Read Militant Mayhem 78% Airflla May 9th, 2006
Read Grand Decalaration of... 89% I_Killed_Your_Family March 27th, 2005
Read i've heard worse; i've seen... 71% Cheeses_Priced October 7th, 2004
Read Ehhh... 45% corviderrant March 24th, 2004

Released as standard CD, digiCD, LP, picture disc and a box set (picture disc, digiCD + some goods).

The CD version has a hidden pre-track on song #1. A Grand Declaration of War is only 4:14, the remaining 2:09 is the hidden pre-track. The hidden pre-track is the last song "Completion in Science of Agony part II" played backwards.

Re-released again on LP in 2006 by Back on Black.

As of the end of 2006, this album sold to more than 70,000 copies.

Reissued in a 2-CD Deluxe Digipak edition including 2001’s ‘European Legions’ as a bonus CD.
Silver foil print with 12 page folded booklet.

Release Date: 25th April 2014.
US Date: 29th April 2014.

Recording information:

Recorded in November/January 1999/2000 at Fagerborg Studio and Top Room Studio.
Mastered at Masterhuset.

Identifiers:

Barcode: 3 597491 528122
Mastering SID Code (Mirrored): IFPI L502
Mould SID Code (Variant 1): IFPI HJ10
Mould SID Code (Variant 2): IFPI 8720
Matrix / Runout (Mirrored): DISCTRONICS S SOM 027 09

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Added on: 2015-01-07 11:51:47 Last modified on: 2015-07-22 10:46:21