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Hydra

Within Temptation

Type:
Full-length
Release date:
January 31st, 2014
Catalog ID:
3236-2
Label:
Within Temptation Recordings
Format:
CD
Reviews:
7 reviews (avg. 72%)
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2. Dangerous 04:53   Show lyrics
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3. And We Run 03:50   Show lyrics
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4. Paradise (What About Us?) 05:22   Show lyrics
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5. Edge of the World 04:55   Show lyrics
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6. Silver Moonlight 05:17   Show lyrics
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7. Covered by Roses 04:48   Show lyrics
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8. Dog Days 04:47   Show lyrics
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9. Tell Me Why 06:12   Show lyrics
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10. Whole World Is Watching 04:03   Show lyrics
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Band members
Jeroen van Veen Bass
Robert Westerholt Guitars, Vocals (on tracks 6 & 9)
Sharon den Adel Vocals
Ruud Jolie Guitars
Martijn Spierenburg Keyboards
Mike Coolen Drums
Stefan Helleblad Guitars
Guest/Session
Jonas Pap Cello
Frank van Essen Violin, Viola
Tarja Turunen Vocals (on track 4)
Dave Pirner Vocals (on track 10)
Howard Jones Vocals (on track 2)
Xzibit Vocals (on track 3)
Piotr Rogucki Vocals (on track 10) (Polish Edition)
Miscellaneous staff
Robert Westerholt Producer, Lyrics
Stefan Glaumann Mixing
Ted Jensen Mastering
Arno Krabman Recording engineer, Editing (drums, bass)
Stefan Helleblad Recording engineer, Editing (guitars)
Ruud Jolie Recording (acoustic guitars)
Martijn Spierenburg Orchestral arrangement, production
Paul Harries Photography
Arjan Kremer Photography
Diana Bloemendal Photography
Lars Griemelijkhuijsen Photography
Andrea Swensson Photography (Dave Pirner)
Sharon den Adel Lyrics
Daniel Gibson Producer, Songwriting (1, 2, 9, 10), Programming (additional), Lyrics (additional) (1, 10)
Romano Molenaar Artwork
Juno Jimmink Producer (additional) (5)
Xzibit Lyrics (additional) (3)
Jeroen van Veen Bass
Robert Westerholt Guitars, Vocals (on tracks 6 & 9)
Sharon den Adel Vocals
Ruud Jolie Guitars
Martijn Spierenburg Keyboards
Mike Coolen Drums
Stefan Helleblad Guitars
Jonas Pap Cello
Frank van Essen Violin, Viola
Tarja Turunen Vocals (on track 4)
Dave Pirner Vocals (on track 10)
Howard Jones Vocals (on track 2)
Xzibit Vocals (on track 3)
Piotr Rogucki Vocals (on track 10) (Polish Edition)
Robert Westerholt Producer, Lyrics
Stefan Glaumann Mixing
Ted Jensen Mastering
Arno Krabman Recording engineer, Editing (drums, bass)
Stefan Helleblad Recording engineer, Editing (guitars)
Ruud Jolie Recording (acoustic guitars)
Martijn Spierenburg Orchestral arrangement, production
Paul Harries Photography
Arjan Kremer Photography
Diana Bloemendal Photography
Lars Griemelijkhuijsen Photography
Andrea Swensson Photography (Dave Pirner)
Sharon den Adel Lyrics
Daniel Gibson Producer, Songwriting (1, 2, 9, 10), Programming (additional), Lyrics (additional) (1, 10)
Romano Molenaar Artwork
Juno Jimmink Producer (additional) (5)
Xzibit Lyrics (additional) (3)
Read Boring pop music going from... 33% kluseba July 14th, 2014
Read Symphonic Pop Metal 70% Gespenster May 31st, 2014
Read Commercial, yet impressive. 80% Spatupon March 22nd, 2014
Read Within Temptation - Hydra 81% Twin_guitar_attack March 12th, 2014
Read Within Temptation's Sixth Head 96% FOrbIDen February 15th, 2014
Read Could've been better 70% the_flying_lamb February 5th, 2014
Read Mixing beauty and genre... 73% hells_unicorn January 31st, 2014

All music by Sharon den Adel and Robert Westerholt except:
1, 2, 9, 10 by Robert Westerholt and Daniel Gibson;
3 by Sharon den Adel, Martijn Spierenburg and Alvin Joiner;
4, 6, 7, 8 by Sharon den Adel, Martijn Spierenburg;
5 by Sharon den Adel and Juno Jummink.

Drums recorded at MCO studio 4 Hilversum.
Bass recorded at Graveland Studio.
Guitars recorded at Crumbling Wall studios and studio 6 D.C.

Production management — AT Management.
Art direction and typography — Das Buro Rotterdam.
Photography Howard Jones — by kind permission of King Artist Management.
Photography Xzibit — by kind permission of Savvy Entertainment.
Backstage photography by WT.

The digital premium album, complete with digi-booklet, includes 18 audio tracks and a music video:
11. Radioactive (originally performed by Imagine Dragons)
12. Summertime Sadness (originally performed by Lana del Rey)
13. Let Her Go (originally performed by Passenger)
14. Dirty Dancer (originally performed by Enrique Iglesias)
15. And We Run – evolution track
16. Silver Moonlight – evolution track
17. Covered by Roses – evolution track
18. Tell Me Why – evolution track
19. Paradise (What About Us?) feat. Tarja – Music Video (exclusive to iTunes premium version)

The limited edition Japanese Edition features a 2nd disc of bonus tracks, two of which are exclusive:
01. Radioactive
02. Summertime Sadness
03. Let Her Go
04. Dirty Dancer
05. Grenade (Exclusive Bonus Track)
06. The Power of Love (Exclusive Bonus Track)
07. And We Run - evolution track
08. Silver Moonlight - evolution track
09. Covered By Roses - evolution track
10. Tell Me Why - evolution track

The Polish version of the album features an alternate version of track 10, "Whole World is Watching", featuring Piotr Rogucki.

Limited edition Mexican version released as a 3-CD digipack by Scarecrow Records.
Includes 6 bonus tracks on the original CD, "The Q-Music Sessions" with 4 bonus tracks on the second CD, and the instrumental version of the album on the third CD.
11. Whole World Is Watching
12. Let Us Burn (Demo Version)
13. Silver Moonlight (Demo Version)
14. Demo Days (Demo Version)
15. Keep on Breathing (Demo Version)
16. One of These Days (Demo Version)
CD 2: "The Q-Music Sessions"
1. Grenade
2. Titanium
3. Let Her Go
4. Summertime Sadness
5. Radioactive
6. Crazy
7. Dirty Dancer
8. Don't You Worry Child
9. Behind Blue Eyes
10. The Power of Love
11. Apologize
12. And We Run (Evolution Track)
13. Silver Moonlight (Evolution Track)
14. Covered by Roses (Evolution Track)
15. Tell Me Why (Evolution Track)
CD 3: Hydra Instrumental Version
1. Let Us Burn (Instrumental Version)
2. Dangerous (Instrumental Version)
3. And We Run (Instrumental Version)
4. Paradise (Instrumental Version)
5. Edge of the World (Instrumental Version)
6. Silver Moonlight (Instrumental Version)
7. Roses (Instrumental Version)
8. Dog Days (Instrumental Version)
9. Tell Me Why (Instrumental Version)
10. The Whole World Is Watching (Instrumental Version)

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Barcode: 7 27361 32362 2

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Added on: 2013-11-08 12:06:09 Last modified on: 2014-10-21 07:09:19
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