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Winterheart's Guild

Sonata Arctica

Type:
Full-length
Release date:
March 17th, 2003
Catalog ID:
sp172cd
Version desc.:
Jewel Case
Label:
Spinefarm Records
Format:
CD
Reviews:
15 reviews (avg. 87%)
1. Abandoned, Pleased, Brainwashed, Exploited 05:37   Show lyrics
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2. Gravenimage 06:58   Show lyrics
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3. The Cage 04:38   Show lyrics
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4. Silver Tongue 03:58   Show lyrics
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5. The Misery 05:09   Show lyrics
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6. Victoria's Secret 04:43   Show lyrics
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7. Champagne Bath 03:58   Show lyrics
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8. Broken 05:17   Show lyrics
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9. The Ruins of My Life 05:14   Show lyrics
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10. Draw Me 05:06   Show lyrics
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Band members
Tony Kakko Vocals, Keyboards
Tommy Portimo Drums
Marko Paasikoski Bass
Jani Liimatainen Guitars
Guest/Session
Henrik Klingenberg Keyboards on "Fade to Black"
Jens Johansson Keyboard solos (on "The Cage", "Silver Tongue", "Victoria's Secret", and "Champagne Bath")
Miscellaneous staff
Ahti Kortelainen Recording
Toni Härkönen Photography
Janne Pitkänen Artwork
Mika Jussila Mastering
Mikko Karmila Mixing
Tony Kakko Music, Lyrics, Art Direction
Tony Kakko Vocals, Keyboards
Tommy Portimo Drums
Marko Paasikoski Bass
Jani Liimatainen Guitars
Henrik Klingenberg Keyboards on "Fade to Black"
Jens Johansson Keyboard solos (on "The Cage", "Silver Tongue", "Victoria's Secret", and "Champagne Bath")
Ahti Kortelainen Recording
Toni Härkönen Photography
Janne Pitkänen Artwork
Mika Jussila Mastering
Mikko Karmila Mixing
Tony Kakko Music, Lyrics, Art Direction
Read Pride in Those Verses 89% Ergonal February 15th, 2014
Read Indeed an impressive, yet... 93% PowerDaso November 3rd, 2010
Read Perfected, purified, a peak 89% The_CrY February 12th, 2010
Read Wintery bliss, simple and... 78% Empyreal April 16th, 2009
Read Perfect 100% Ecliptik June 23rd, 2008
Read The be all end all power... 96% IWP March 21st, 2008
Read One Step Closer to the... 82% Obscuur November 23rd, 2007
Read The Cold Heart of Winter... 94% hells_unicorn December 20th, 2006
Read Winterheart's Guild 95% ImaNotOkay April 21st, 2006
Read Best SA to date 96% PowerMetalGuardian June 14th, 2005
Read just amazing 100% gnarlyhessian October 12th, 2004
Read Fluffy pink objects and... 69% Nightcrawler August 25th, 2003
Read Sonata Arctica: Keyboards... 92% OSheaman July 21st, 2003
Read Pop Metal 50% Mortido July 8th, 2003
Read Great evolution, not the... 88% Manu_SwordMaster June 16th, 2003

Japanese & Korean bonus track:
9. The Rest of the Sun Belongs to Me (04:22) (Inserted between "Broken" and "The Ruins of My Life")

South American bonus track:
12. Fade to Black (Metallica cover) (05:43)

The US version has several minutes of silence at the end of Draw Me, bringing the total running time to 55:00

Videoclips made for:
-"Broken"

Recording information:

Produced by Sonata Arctica.
Recorded at Tico Tico Studio between September-November 2002.
Mixed and mastered at Finnvox Studios between November-December 2002.

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