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Les fleurs du mal

Therion

Type:
Full-length
Release date:
September 28th, 2012
Catalog ID:
EOL022
Version desc.:
Digipak
Label:
End of the Light
Format:
CD
Reviews:
4 reviews (avg. 88%)
1. Poupée de cire, poupée de son (France Gall cover) 02:52   Show lyrics
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2. Une fleur dans le cœur (Victoire Scott cover) 03:03   Show lyrics
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3. Initials B.B. (Serge Gainsbourg cover) 03:44   Show lyrics
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4. Mon amour, mon ami (Marie Laforêt cover) 04:36   Show lyrics
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5. Polichinelle (France Gall cover) 02:29   Show lyrics
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6. La Maritza (Sylvie Vartan cover) 03:54   Show lyrics
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7. Sœur Angélique (Annie Philippe cover) 03:06   Show lyrics
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8. Dis-moi poupée (Isabelle cover) 03:24   Show lyrics
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9. Lilith (Léonie Lousseau cover) 02:31   Show lyrics
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10. En Alabama (Léonie Lousseau cover) 02:39   Show lyrics
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11. Wahala Manitou (Léonie Lousseau cover) 02:35   Show lyrics
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12. Je n'ai besoin que de tendresse (Claire Dixon cover) 02:14   Show lyrics
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13. La licorne d'or (Victoire Scott cover) 02:46   Show lyrics
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14. J'ai le mal de toi (Betty Mars cover) 02:51   Show lyrics
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15. Poupée de cire, poupée de son (France Gall cover) 02:32   Show lyrics
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Band members
Christofer Johnsson Guitars (rhythm), Keyboards, Hammond organ, Programming
Nalle Påhlsson Bass
Johan Koleberg Drums
Thomas Vikström Vocals (tenor)
Christian Vidal Guitars (lead), Sitar
Lori Lewis Vocals (soprano)
Guest/Session
Erik Rodell Oboe
Rolf Pilotti Flute
Johan Norin Trumpet
Staffan Findin Trombone
Magnus Werner Trombone
Kristoffer Siggstedt Trombone
Magnus Wretblad Horn
Johan Ahlin Horn
Ida Freji Horn
Eva-Tea Lundberg Horn
Pär Lindqvist Cello
Anna Manell Cello
Natalia Migdal Violin
Lars Wehlin Violin
Isa Holmesund Violin
Hanna Ekström Violin
Fredrik Syberg Violin
Stefan Jernståhl Accordion (track 11)
Mattias Torrel Guitars (acoustic) (tracks 4, 13)
Snowy Shaw Vocals (tracks 3, 8)
Mattias Olsson Keyboards, Mellotron, Percussion (tracks 4, 9, 10)
Mari Paul Vocals (lead) on track 4
Johanna Najla Vocals (additional) (track 4)
Anders Åkered Violin
Miscellaneous staff
Saturno Buttò Artwork
Dag Lundquist Engineering
Sami Karppinen Editing, Engineering
Christofer Johnsson Producer, Engineering
Thomas Ewerhard Layout, Photography
Stefan Glaumann Mixing
Fernando Aceves Photography
Audrey Dujardin Phonetic Coaching
Christofer Johnsson Guitars (rhythm), Keyboards, Hammond organ, Programming
Nalle Påhlsson Bass
Johan Koleberg Drums
Thomas Vikström Vocals (tenor)
Christian Vidal Guitars (lead), Sitar
Lori Lewis Vocals (soprano)
Erik Rodell Oboe
Rolf Pilotti Flute
Johan Norin Trumpet
Staffan Findin Trombone
Magnus Werner Trombone
Kristoffer Siggstedt Trombone
Magnus Wretblad Horn
Johan Ahlin Horn
Ida Freji Horn
Eva-Tea Lundberg Horn
Pär Lindqvist Cello
Anna Manell Cello
Natalia Migdal Violin
Lars Wehlin Violin
Isa Holmesund Violin
Hanna Ekström Violin
Fredrik Syberg Violin
Stefan Jernståhl Accordion (track 11)
Mattias Torrel Guitars (acoustic) (tracks 4, 13)
Snowy Shaw Vocals (tracks 3, 8)
Mattias Olsson Keyboards, Mellotron, Percussion (tracks 4, 9, 10)
Mari Paul Vocals (lead) on track 4
Johanna Najla Vocals (additional) (track 4)
Anders Åkered Violin
Saturno Buttò Artwork
Dag Lundquist Engineering
Sami Karppinen Editing, Engineering
Christofer Johnsson Producer, Engineering
Thomas Ewerhard Layout, Photography
Stefan Glaumann Mixing
Fernando Aceves Photography
Audrey Dujardin Phonetic Coaching
Read This is a Cover Album? 90% hailmarduk666 March 21st, 2013
Read Surprisingly great - best... 95% TommyA February 1st, 2013
Read 60's French pop metal... 70% ConorFynes January 7th, 2013
Read A different world 98% kluseba October 10th, 2012

A covers album, of 60s and 70s French pop songs.

Financed by Christofer Johnsson and released by End of the Light (Cat. # EOL022).

Titled after a poem collection of Charles Baudelaire.

Cover art by Édouard-Henri Avril (1849–1928).

On the edition sold at the concerts of the "Flowers of Evil" tour there is a bonus track:
16. Les sucettes (France Gall cover) (02:40)

Vocal and phonetic coaching of Thomas Vikström by Audrey Dujardin.

A limited tape edition (50 copies) was also released in 2013.

Videos were made for "J'ai le mal de toi", "Je n'ai besoin que de tendresse," "Poupée de cire, poupée de son" and "Mon amour, mon ami".

Recording information:

Recorded at Adulruna Studio and Decibel Studios.
Mixed at Toytown Studios.

Added by: Shagwest Modified by: thetruechaby
Added on: 2012-09-28 20:55:26 Last modified on: 2015-03-09 12:18:12