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The Awakening

Merciless

Type:
Full-length
Release date:
1989
Catalog ID:
ANTI MOSH 001
Version desc.:
First press without Voice Of Wonder address on back cover
Label:
Deathlike Silence
Format:
12" vinyl (33⅓ RPM)
Limitation:
1000 copies
Reviews:
8 reviews (avg. 92%)
Side A
1. Pure Hate 03:27   Show lyrics
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2. Souls of the Dead 02:58   Show lyrics
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3. The Awakening 03:09   Show lyrics
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4. Dreadful Fate 02:45   Show lyrics
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Side B
5. Realm of the Dark 03:51   Show lyrics
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6. Dying World 04:16   Show lyrics
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7. Bestial Death 02:24   Show lyrics
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8. Denied Birth 04:00   Show lyrics
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Karlén Bass
Stipen Drums
Erik Guitars
Rogga Vocals
Read Fast as hell, evil as hell. 91% Zodijackyl May 30th, 2012
Read Even the pure of heart will... 98% Seducerofsouls85 July 21st, 2011
Read The ultimate Death/Thrash... 100% DeathThrasher91 November 8th, 2010
Read The Awakening 89% Noctir April 11th, 2009
Read A Dark, Blackened Small Gem 87% CHRISTI_NS_ANITY8 November 2nd, 2008
Read Merciless - The Awakening 84% Sanhara December 3rd, 2007
Read The Awakening 88% stickyshooZ April 30th, 2007
Read Mandatory Cult... 100% the16th6toothson July 6th, 2006

The first release of Deathlike Silence.

Recorded in summer 1989.

Trivia:
The painting in the cover art was also used by Sacred Crucifix for the demo "Realms of Darkness" in 1989, one year prior to the release of "The Awakening", as well as two years later by Monastery for their EP "The Process - Church of the Final Judgement".

The Osmose CD version has a misprint on the spine: "Mercilenss".

Recording information:

Recorded at Tuna Studio 2/7-6/7 1989
All songs written by Merciless
Produced by Stefan D. and Merciless

Identifiers:

Matrix / Runout (Side A): KG ANT 001 A 3 C1 UNT 110 - A
Matrix / Runout (Side B): KG ANT 001 B 3 C1 UNT 110 - B

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