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Theli

Therion

Type:
Full-length
Release date:
August 9th, 1996
Catalog ID:
NB 179-2
Label:
Nuclear Blast
Format:
CD
Reviews:
13 reviews (avg. 83%)
1. Preludium 01:43   instrumental
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2. To Mega Therion 06:33   Show lyrics
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3. Cults of the Shadow 05:13   Show lyrics
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4. In the Desert of Set 05:27   Show lyrics
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5. Interludium 01:47   instrumental
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6. Nightside of Eden 07:29   Show lyrics
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7. Opus Eclipse 03:40   instrumental
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8. Invocation of Naamah 05:30   Show lyrics
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9. The Siren of the Woods 09:53   Show lyrics
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10. Grand Finale / Postludium 04:04   instrumental
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Band members
Christofer Johnsson Vocals, Guitars, Keyboards
Piotr "Docent" Wawrzeniuk Drums, Vocals
Lars Rosenberg Bass
Jonas Mellberg Guitars, Keyboards, Guitars (acoustic)
Guest/Session
Raphaela Mayhaus Vocals (soprano)
Bettina Stumm Vocals (soprano)
Ursula Ritters Vocals (alto)
Ergin Onat Vocals (tenor)
Joachim Gebhardt Vocals (bass)
Klaus Bülow Vocals (bass)
Constanze Arens Vocals (soprano) (track 5)
Riekje Weber Vocals (alto) (track 5)
Dan Swanö Vocals
Anja Krenz Vocals (soprano)
Axel Patz Vocals (baritone - bass)
Jan Peter Genkel Grand Piano, Keyboards, Programming
Gottfried Koch Keyboards, Programming
Stephan Gade Vocals (tenor) (track 5)
Miscellaneous staff
Peter Grøn Cover art
Jan Peter Genkel Producer, Mixing, Engineering, Mastering
Gottfried Koch Engineering, Producer
Christofer Johnsson Vocals, Guitars, Keyboards
Piotr "Docent" Wawrzeniuk Drums, Vocals
Lars Rosenberg Bass
Jonas Mellberg Guitars, Keyboards, Guitars (acoustic)
Raphaela Mayhaus Vocals (soprano)
Bettina Stumm Vocals (soprano)
Ursula Ritters Vocals (alto)
Ergin Onat Vocals (tenor)
Joachim Gebhardt Vocals (bass)
Klaus Bülow Vocals (bass)
Constanze Arens Vocals (soprano) (track 5)
Riekje Weber Vocals (alto) (track 5)
Dan Swanö Vocals
Anja Krenz Vocals (soprano)
Axel Patz Vocals (baritone - bass)
Jan Peter Genkel Grand Piano, Keyboards, Programming
Gottfried Koch Keyboards, Programming
Stephan Gade Vocals (tenor) (track 5)
Peter Grøn Cover art
Jan Peter Genkel Producer, Mixing, Engineering, Mastering
Gottfried Koch Engineering, Producer
Read Renaissance and revolution... 99% kluseba October 25th, 2014
Read The birth of symphonic metal 90% EvinJelin March 22nd, 2014
Read Nothing of a Masterpiece 10% zervyx May 11th, 2011
Read New sound of Therion, and... 98% darkside93209006 May 28th, 2009
Read I'm sorry but... 47% RageW September 20th, 2008
Read Ancient Occult Metal 100% Sue January 22nd, 2008
Read Wonderful, yet has one... 85% TommyA May 29th, 2007
Read Only one amazing song 67% phantomofdeath November 29th, 2005
Read Perfection. 100% Corimngul January 7th, 2005
Read A landmark of Symphonic Metal 86% jaevlasvensk October 3rd, 2004
Read Gate to unbelievable world 100% loinclarm April 13th, 2004
Read Wonderful album 98% OdiumRagnarok July 10th, 2003
Read A masterpiece 98% HawkMoon August 10th, 2002

Released for Japan by Toy's Factory in 1996 with these bonus tracks:
11. In Remembrance
12. Black Fairy (European Metal Version)
13. Fly to the Rainbow (Scorpions cover)

Re-released in Mexico by Scarecrow Records in 2003 as digipak with bonus tracks:
11. To Mega Therion (Live) (06:38)
12. Black Sun (Live) (05:46)

Released in Argentina by NEMS Enterprises with bonus tracks taken from the “Siren of the Woods” single:
11. The Siren of the Woods (single version)
12. Cults of the Shadow (edited version)
13. Babylon

Re-released as Deluxe Edition via Nuclear Blast on 21.02.2014 with following bonus tracks:
11. In Remembrance
12. Black Fairy (European Metal Version)
13. Fly to the Rainbow (Scorpions cover)
And a bonus live DVD:
Bonus DVD: Therion performing „Theli“ live:
01. Preludium
02. To Mega Therion
03. Cults of the Shadow
04. In the Desert of Set
05. Interludium
06. Nightside of Eden
07. Opus Eclipse
08. Invocation of Naamah
09. The Siren of the Woods
10. Grand Finale / Postludium

Recording information:

Recorded January - March 1996, at Impuls Studio, Hamburg.
Mastered at Central Sound Studio, Hamburg.

Orchestration by The Barmbek Symphony Orchestra.

Identifiers:

Barcode: 7 27361 61792 9
Matrix / Runout: BOD NB 0179-2
Mastering SID Code: IFPI L357
Mould SID Code (Version 1): IFPI 5224
Mould SID Code (Version 2): IFPI 5221
Mould SID Code (Version 3): IFPI 5227
Label Code: LC 7027
Label Code (Version 3): 7027

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