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Angels Fall First

Nightwish

Type:
Full-length
Release date:
November 1st, 1997
Catalog ID:
SPI47CD
Label:
Spinefarm Records
Format:
CD
Reviews:
15 reviews (avg. 84%)
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Band members
Tarja Turunen Vocals
Jukka Nevalainen Drums, Percussion
Emppu Vuorinen Guitars, Bass
Tuomas Holopainen Keyboards, Piano, Vocals, Lyrics
Guest/Session
Esa Lehtinen Flute
Miscellaneous staff
Toni Härkönen Photography (band)
Mika Jussila Mastering
Tuomas Holopainen Producer, Arrangements
Tero Kinnunen Producer, Engineering, Mixing, Recording
Garry Black Photography (cover)
Tarja Turunen Vocals
Jukka Nevalainen Drums, Percussion
Emppu Vuorinen Guitars, Bass
Tuomas Holopainen Keyboards, Piano, Vocals, Lyrics
Esa Lehtinen Flute
Toni Härkönen Photography (band)
Mika Jussila Mastering
Tuomas Holopainen Producer, Arrangements
Tero Kinnunen Producer, Engineering, Mixing, Recording
Garry Black Photography (cover)
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The original pressing by Spinefarm in 1997 was limited to 500 hand-numbered copies, had different artwork, and had the following tracklisting:
1. Astral Romance
2. Angels Fall First
3. The Carpenter
4. Nymphomaniac Fantasia
5. Once Upon A Troubadour
6. A Return to the Sea
7. Lappi (Lapland)

The 2002 digipack CD re-release by Spinefarm was remastered and included the bonus track A Return To The Sea.

Lappi (Lapland) is divided into 4 parts:
I Erämaajärvi (2:15)
II Witchdrums (1:19)
III This Moment is Eternity (3:12)
IV Etiäinen (2:34)
(Part IV is a remake of a track called 'Etiäinen' from Nightwish's 1996 demo)

Also released as a limited edition double vinyl picture disc by Back On Black (BOBV003DPD) in 2004 on licence from Spinefarm.

Bonus tracks on the special Japanese edition:
10. A Return to the Sea
11. Swanheart (Live)
12. Deep Silent Complete (Live)
13. Dead Boy's Poem (Live)

Bonus tracks on Spinefarm 2007 re-release:
10. A Return to the Sea (5:47)
11. Nightwish (5:54)
12. The Forever Moments (5:41)
13. Etiäinen (3:00)
Track 10 is from original pressing of Angels Fall First, tracks 11-13 are from the 1996 Demo.

Korean edition also available with 3 bonus tracks:
13. Sleeping Sun (04:04)
14. Once Upon a Troubadour (05:21)
15. A Return to the Sea (05:48)

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