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Elements Pt.1

Stratovarius

Type:
Full-length
Release date:
January 27th, 2003
Catalog ID:
27361 10372
Label:
Nuclear Blast
Format:
CD
Reviews:
12 reviews (avg. 61%)
1. Eagleheart 03:50   Show lyrics
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2. Soul of a Vagabond 07:22   Show lyrics
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3. Find Your Own Voice 05:13   Show lyrics
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4. Fantasia 09:56   Show lyrics
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5. Learning to Fly 06:22   Show lyrics
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6. Papillon 07:01   Show lyrics
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7. Stratofortress 03:26   instrumental
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8. Elements 12:01   Show lyrics
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9. A Drop in the Ocean 06:50   Show lyrics
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Band members
Jens Johansson Keyboards
Jari Kainulainen Bass
Timo Kotipelto Vocals
Jörg Michael Drums
Timo Tolkki Guitars, Vocals
Guest/Session
Veijo Laine Accordion on "Fantasia"
Mungo Vallonen Percussion
Riku Niemi Percussion
Hilkka Kangasmiemi Choir Master
Juha Ikonen Choir Leader
Jonas Ranas Rannila Boy voice in "Papillon"
Marco Hietala Vocals (backing)
Miscellaneous staff
Juha Heininen Choir Engineering
Petri Pvykkonen Orchestra engineering
Sander Sebeling Layout
Marc Villalonga Photography
Timo Tolkki Producer, Engineering
Mikko Karmila Mixing, Engineering
Mika Jussila Mastering
Derek Riggs Cover art
Jens Johansson Keyboards
Jari Kainulainen Bass
Timo Kotipelto Vocals
Jörg Michael Drums
Timo Tolkki Guitars, Vocals
Veijo Laine Accordion on "Fantasia"
Mungo Vallonen Percussion
Riku Niemi Percussion
Hilkka Kangasmiemi Choir Master
Juha Ikonen Choir Leader
Jonas Ranas Rannila Boy voice in "Papillon"
Marco Hietala Vocals (backing)
Juha Heininen Choir Engineering
Petri Pvykkonen Orchestra engineering
Sander Sebeling Layout
Marc Villalonga Photography
Timo Tolkki Producer, Engineering
Mikko Karmila Mixing, Engineering
Mika Jussila Mastering
Derek Riggs Cover art
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Bonus tracks:

French edition:
10. Papillon (French Version) (07:00)

Japanese edition:
10. Into Deep Blue (05:41)

A special edition 3D cover box (NB 1037-0) was also released that includes:

- "Elements Pt. 1" CD
- Exclusive 12 deluxe page booklet
- "Elements Pt. 1" cover sticker
- Exclusive 3-track bonus CD:
1. Run Away (4:51)
2. Soul Of A Vagabond [demo] (7:38)
3. Find Your Own Voice [demo] (4:44)

Only available via Nuclear Blast mailorder: Limited edition 2 CD longform digipack (NB 1037-5) including a bonus CD with the following tracklist:
1. Eagleheart [demo] (3:31)
2. Soul Of A Vagabond [demo] (7:39)
3. Find Your Own Voice [demo] (4:45)
4. Fantasia [demo] (9:08)
5. Learning To Fly [demo] (6:27)
6. Papillon [demo] (6:23)
7. Stratofortress [demo] (3:19)
8. Elements [demo] (11:43)
9. A Drop In The Ocean [demo] (3:52)
10. Run Away (4:52)

Also available in several digipacks

Recorded and mixed at Finnvox Studios from April
to September 2002
Produced by Timo Tolkki for Goldenworks Ltd.
Mastered at Finnvox
A&R Andy Siri

"Fantasia" is loosely based on the movie "Neverending Story"

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