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Gothic Kabbalah

Therion

Type:
Full-length
Release date:
January 12th, 2007
Catalog ID:
27361 17800
Version desc.:
Digipack
Label:
Nuclear Blast
Format:
2CD
Reviews:
11 reviews (avg. 80%)
Disc 1
1. Der Mitternachtslöwe 05:38   Show lyrics
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2. Gothic Kabbalah 04:32   Show lyrics
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3. The Perennial Sophia 04:53   Show lyrics
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4. Wisdom and the Cage 05:01   Show lyrics
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5. Son of the Staves of Time 04:47   Show lyrics
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6. Tuna 1613 04:21   Show lyrics
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7. Trul 05:11   Show lyrics
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8. Close Up the Streams 03:55   Show lyrics
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  38:18  
Disc 2
1. The Wand of Abaris 05:50   Show lyrics
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2. Three Treasures 05:20   Show lyrics
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3. Path to Arcady 03:53   Show lyrics
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4. TOF - The Trinity 06:17   Show lyrics
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5. Chain of Minerva 05:21   Show lyrics
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6. The Falling Stone 04:46   Show lyrics
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7. Adulruna Rediviva 13:36   Show lyrics
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Band members
Christofer Johnsson Guitars, Keyboards, Programming
Kristian Niemann Guitars, Keyboards
Johan Niemann Bass, Guitars, Guitars (acoustic)
Petter Karlsson Drums, Guitars, Keyboards, Percussion, Choir (on "Chain of Minerva")
Guest/Session
Stefan Glaumann Tambourine
Rolf Pilotti Flute
Joakim Svalberg Organ (Hammond)
Ken Hensley Organ (Hammond)
Mats Levén Vocals, Guitars
Snowy Shaw Vocals
Katarina Lilja Vocals
Hannah Holgersson Vocals (soprano)
Jonas Samuelsson-Nerbe Vocals (tenor)
Anna Nyhlin Vocals (soprano)
Karin Fjellander Vocals (choral soprano)
Miscellaneous staff
Tor Ingvarsson Engineering (ProTools assistance)
Thomas Ewerhard Design
Timo Ketola Artwork
Mats Levén Engineering
Staffan Celmin Engineering (assistance)
Stefan Glaumann Engineering (drums, percussion, orchestra), Mixing
Sanken Sandkvist Engineering (drums), Recording (assistance)
George Marino (R.I.P. 2012) Mastering
Michaela Johansson Photography
Snowy Shaw Photography
Christofer Johnsson Guitars, Keyboards, Programming
Kristian Niemann Guitars, Keyboards
Johan Niemann Bass, Guitars, Guitars (acoustic)
Petter Karlsson Drums, Guitars, Keyboards, Percussion, Choir (on "Chain of Minerva")
Stefan Glaumann Tambourine
Rolf Pilotti Flute
Joakim Svalberg Organ (Hammond)
Ken Hensley Organ (Hammond)
Mats Levén Vocals, Guitars
Snowy Shaw Vocals
Katarina Lilja Vocals
Hannah Holgersson Vocals (soprano)
Jonas Samuelsson-Nerbe Vocals (tenor)
Anna Nyhlin Vocals (soprano)
Karin Fjellander Vocals (choral soprano)
Tor Ingvarsson Engineering (ProTools assistance)
Thomas Ewerhard Design
Timo Ketola Artwork
Mats Levén Engineering
Staffan Celmin Engineering (assistance)
Stefan Glaumann Engineering (drums, percussion, orchestra), Mixing
Sanken Sandkvist Engineering (drums), Recording (assistance)
George Marino (R.I.P. 2012) Mastering
Michaela Johansson Photography
Snowy Shaw Photography
Read The Gothic "Cagada" 55% Xyrth November 6th, 2011
Read Guess What, Therion Is a... 90% Sean16 August 29th, 2009
Read A Symphonic Fairy Tale 100% Khull July 31st, 2009
Read It ain't over till the fat... 95% chaxster May 24th, 2008
Read Oh Dear... 75% Sue January 30th, 2008
Read D'oh! 35% Gothus December 2nd, 2007
Read Welcome to banality 59% Exterus August 16th, 2007
Read ...Album of the year? 100% JoeCapricorn June 1st, 2007
Read Don't get fooled by the... 85% Angels_Coffin February 20th, 2007
Read A journey through another land 89% Observer February 19th, 2007
Read Therion...new and improved! 93% Agonymph January 12th, 2007

Guest members:
Mats Levén - Vocals ("Der Mitternachtslöwe" (choir), "Gothic Kabbalah", "Perennial Sophia", "Son of the Staves of Time", "Close up the Streams", "Three Treasures", "T.O.F. - Trinity", "Adulruna Rediviva"), Guitars
Snowy Shaw - Vocals ("Der Mitternachtslöwe" (choir), "Perennial Sophia" (choir), "Wisdom and the Cage", "Tuna 1613", "Trul" (choir), "Close up the Streams" (choir), "Wand of Abaris", "Three Treasures", "Adulruna Rediviva")
Katarina Lilja - Vocals ("Gothic Kabbalah", "Perennial Sophia", "Trul", "Close up the Streams", "The Falling Stone")
Hannah Holgersson - Soprano ("Der Mitternachtslöwe", "Wisdom and the Cage", "Son of the Staves of Time", "Trul" (choir), "Wand of Abaris" (choir), "T.O.F. - Trinity", "Chain of Minerva", "Adulruna Rediviva")
Jonas Samuelsson-Nerbe - Tenor ("Tuna 1613", "Path to Arcady", "Adulruna Rediviva")
Anna Nyhlin - Soprano ("The Falling Stone", "Path to Arcady")
Karin Fjellander - Choral soprano
Ken Hensley - Hammond organ
Joakim Svalberg - Hammond organ
Rolf Pilotti - Flute ("Gothic Kabbalah", "Trul")
Stefan Glaumann - Tambourine

Bonus tracks for Japan (on Disc 2):
8. Seven Secrets of the Sphinx
9. To Mega Therion

Bonus tracks for Mexican digipack (on disc 2):
8. Quetzalcoatl (Live) (03:39)
9. Wine of Alugah (Live) (04:47)

Another Mexican version by Scarecrow Records has the following bonus tracks on disc 2:
8. Seven Secrets of the Sphinx (Live in Mexico City)
9. To Mega Therion (Live in Mexico City)

Released as a limited edition tin-box including the Digipack-CD, Postcard set, and numbered certificate. Limited to 500 copies, and sold exclusively through the Nuclear Blast Mailorder.

Also released on 2-LP in a hand numbered edition of 1000 copies without bonus tracks.

A video was made for "Son of the Staves of Time", to coincide with the album's release.

Another video was made in 2013, for "Adulruna Rediviva".

Identifiers:

Barcode (String): 727361178000
Barcode (Text): 7 27361 17800 0
Matrix / Runout (CD1): LU032616 NB 1780-2-0 01 0MM Technicolor
Mastering SID Code (CD1): IFPI L121
Mould SID Code (CD1): ifpi 7Q10
Matrix / Runout (CD2): LU032615 NB 1829-5 01 A01 Technicolor
Mastering SID Code (CD2): IFPI L123
Mould SID Code (CD2): IFPI 7Q06
Rights Society: GEMA
Label Code: LC 07027
Other (Cat# CD1): NB 1780-2
Other (Cat# CD2): NB 1829-5

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Added on: 2006-11-25 00:08:31 Last modified on: 2014-07-30 23:38:06
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