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Xasthur - A Gate Through Bloodstained Mirrors
Xasthur discography (demos)
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A Gate Through Bloodstained Mirrors

Xasthur

Type:
Demo
Release date:
September 11th, 2001
Catalog ID:
profanecdr 001
Label:
Profane Productions
Format:
CD
Limitation:
150 copies
Reviews:
7 reviews (avg. 85%)
1. Intro 01:16  
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2. Moon Shrouded in Misery, Part 1 06:46  
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3. Suicide in Dark Serenity 10:39  
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4. Dwell Beneath the Woods of Evil 05:14   Show lyrics
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5. Cursed Be the Memory of Light 07:04  
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6. Possession of Desolate Magick 05:40  
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7. Storms of Red Revenge 04:16   Show lyrics
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8. A Spell Within the Winds 04:34   Show lyrics
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9. Summon the End of Time 04:52  
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10. Gate Through Bloodstained Mirrors 08:32   Show lyrics
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11. Kingdom of Burning Crucifixions 04:21  
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12. Moon Shrouded in Misery, Part 2 01:47  
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13. Black Spell of Destruction/Channeling the Power of Souls into a New God (Burzum Cover) 07:34   Show lyrics
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Band members
Malefic All instruments, Vocals
Miscellaneous staff
Joshua Bowens Layout
Malefic All instruments, Vocals
Joshua Bowens Layout
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Original CDr version limited to 150 copies (profanecdr 001). CDr came in a black paper sleeve and was sealed with black wax.

Artwork is an adaptation (crop) of a painting called Der Dunkle Tag ("The Gloomy/Dark Day"), painted by Pieter Brueghel the Elder in 1565.

Remixed and reissued on CD (1,000 copies) and cassette in 2004 by Total Holocaust Records with red artwork, and with the following tracklist:

1. Intro (1:25)
2. Moon Shrouded in Misery (Part I) (7:19)
3. Suicide in Dark Serenity (12:27)
4. Dwelling Beneath the Woods (5:29)
5. Cursed be the Memory of Light (7:28)
6. Possession of Desolate Magick (5:47)
7. Spell Within the Winds (4:47)
8. Storms of Red Revenge (2:45)
9. Eternal Empire of Majesty Death (Mütiilation) (7:17)
10. A Gate Through Bloodstained Mirrors (8:40)
11. Kingdom of Burning Crucifixions (4:43)
12. Moon Shrouded in Misery (Part II) (2:09)
13. Black Spell of Destruction (Burzum) (Version I) (Version II on cassette and double LP) (6:14)
14. Lost Behind Bloodstained Mirrors (Outro) (0:45)

Re-released by Hydra Head Records on 29/01/2008 on with a bonus second CD:
A Darkened Winter Promo '01 + 1"
1. Conjuration of Terror (First Attempt w/o Vox) (6:28)
2. Tyrant of Nightmares (6:40)
3. Doomed by Howling Winds (10:34)
4. Middle Ages Return (4:22)
5. (What Became) The Funeral of Being (3:08)
6. Untitled - Rehearsal June '97 (6:25)

Also released as 45rpm 2xLP in 2004 by Debemur Morti Productions. Limited and hand-numbered to 500 copies. In addition to the mix and tracklist of the aforementioned 2004 release, includes 2 bonus tracks:

8. Storms of Red Revenge Part II
11. Untitled - Rehearsal June '97

Track 13 are 2 Burzum covers.

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