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The Awakening


Release date:
February 1990
Catalog ID:
Deathlike Silence
8 reviews (avg. 92%)
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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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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.
Catalogue Number: DSP ANTI-MOSH 001
Both LP and CD limited to 1000 copies.

Recorded in summer 1989.

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".

- Osmose Productions reissued it in 1999 with a slightly different cover (yellow artwork) and four bonus live tracks:
9. Bestial Death (02:18)
10. The Awakening (03:08)
11. Nuclear Attack (02:24)
12. Pure Hate (03:10)
- An LP reissue also exists. The above mentioned live tracks are on a bonus EP.
- The Osmose CD version has a misprint on the spine: "Mercilenss".
- Reissued a second time by Osmose Productions on December 1, 2009.
- Reissued on 2011 by Temple of Darkness Records in LP and Picture LP (by first time).

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