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The Cold Embrace of Fear - A Dark Romantic Symphony

Rhapsody of Fire

Type:
EP
Release date:
October 15th, 2010
Catalog ID:
NB 2651-2
Label:
Nuclear Blast
Format:
CD
Reviews:
5 reviews (avg. 71%)
1. Act I The Pass of Nair-Kaan 02:01   Show lyrics
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2. Act II Dark Mystic Vision 01:41   Show lyrics
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3. Act III The Ancient Fires of Har-Kuun 14:56   Show lyrics
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4. Act IV The Betrayal 03:58   Show lyrics
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5. Act V Neve Rosso Sangue 04:41   Show lyrics
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6. Act VI Erian's Lost Secrets 04:28   Show lyrics
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7. Act VII The Angels' Dark Revelation 03:59   Show lyrics
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Band members
Fabio Lione Vocals
Luca Turilli Guitars (lead)
Alex Holzwarth Drums
Alex Staropoli Keyboards, Orchestral arrangements
Patrice Guers Bass
Guest/Session
Simon Fielding Vocals (spoken, role of Tarish)
Sascha Paeth Guitars (rhythm)
Manuel Staropoli Baroque recorder
Olaf Reitmeier Guitars (acoustic)
Bridget Fogle Soprano solo, Opera choir
Previn Moore Opera choir
Thomas Rettke Epic choir
Herbie Langhans Epic choir
Robert Hunecke-Rizzo Epic choir
Simon Oberender (R.I.P. 2012) Epic choir
Marcus D'Amico Vocals (spoken, role of Khaas)
Christina Lee Vocals (spoken, role of Lothen)
Stash Kirkbride Vocals (spoken, role of Dargor)
Christopher Lee Vocals (spoken, role of The Wizard King)
Toby Eddington Vocals (spoken, role of Iras Algor)
Miscellaneous staff
Felipe Machado Franco Cover art
Luca Turilli Producer, Cover concept
Sascha Paeth Mixing
Miro Mastering
Alex Staropoli Producer
Fabio Lione Vocals
Luca Turilli Guitars (lead)
Alex Holzwarth Drums
Alex Staropoli Keyboards, Orchestral arrangements
Patrice Guers Bass
Simon Fielding Vocals (spoken, role of Tarish)
Sascha Paeth Guitars (rhythm)
Manuel Staropoli Baroque recorder
Olaf Reitmeier Guitars (acoustic)
Bridget Fogle Soprano solo, Opera choir
Previn Moore Opera choir
Thomas Rettke Epic choir
Herbie Langhans Epic choir
Robert Hunecke-Rizzo Epic choir
Simon Oberender (R.I.P. 2012) Epic choir
Marcus D'Amico Vocals (spoken, role of Khaas)
Christina Lee Vocals (spoken, role of Lothen)
Stash Kirkbride Vocals (spoken, role of Dargor)
Christopher Lee Vocals (spoken, role of The Wizard King)
Toby Eddington Vocals (spoken, role of Iras Algor)
Felipe Machado Franco Cover art
Luca Turilli Producer, Cover concept
Sascha Paeth Mixing
Miro Mastering
Alex Staropoli Producer
Read An interesting direction 80% ijy10152 February 7th, 2012
Read Chapter the Third (or is it... 75% doomknocker February 8th, 2011
Read Less metal, more symphony. 81% hells_unicorn December 14th, 2010
Read Rhapsody (Of Fire) - The... 40% ConorFynes December 12th, 2010
Read Their most cinematic feat 80% Lord_Lexy December 8th, 2010

The music on this EP can be considered a single body of work divided into seven acts. It is part of the "Dark Secret" saga, taking place between the third and fourth chapters.

All music composed by Luca Turilli and Alex Staropoli except for "ACT V: Neve Rosso Sangue" and "Act VI: Erian`s Lost Secrets" composed by Luca Turilli, Alex Staropoli and Fabio Lione.

All lyrics, narrations and "The Dark Secret Saga" written by Luca Turilli.
All classical interludes and basic orchestral arrangements by Luca Turilli and Alex Staropoli.

English song title translations:
5. Act V Bloody-Red Snow

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Added on: 2010-10-06 09:00:30 Last modified on: 2014-10-21 16:28:35
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