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Battles in the North

Immortal

Type:
Full-length
Release date:
1995
Catalog ID:
OPCD 027
Version desc.:
Embossed Digipak
Label:
Osmose Productions
Format:
CD
Reviews:
18 reviews (avg. 75%)
1. Battles in the North 04:12   Show lyrics
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2. Grim and Frostbitten Kingdoms 02:47   Show lyrics
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3. Descent into Eminent Silence 03:10   Show lyrics
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4. Throned by Blackstorms 03:39   Show lyrics
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5. Moonrise Fields of Sorrow 02:25   Show lyrics
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6. Cursed Realms of the Winterdemons 03:59   Show lyrics
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7. At the Stormy Gates of Mist 03:00   Show lyrics
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8. Through the Halls of Eternity 03:36   Show lyrics
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9. Circling Above in Time Before Time 03:56   Show lyrics
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10. Blashyrkh (Mighty Ravendark) 04:34   Show lyrics
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Band members
Demonaz Guitars, Songwriting (tracks 1-7, 10), Lyrics (tracks 1-8, 10)
Abbath Vocals, Bass, Drums, Guitars (lead) (track 4), Lyrics (track 9), Songwriting (tracks 1-5, 7-10)
Miscellaneous staff
Pytten Engineering
J. Van Valkenburg Artwork, Cover art, Poster (slipcase edition)
O.I. Cover art photo, Photography
Jannicke Wiese-Hansen Logo
Demonaz Guitars, Songwriting (tracks 1-7, 10), Lyrics (tracks 1-8, 10)
Abbath Vocals, Bass, Drums, Guitars (lead) (track 4), Lyrics (track 9), Songwriting (tracks 1-5, 7-10)
Pytten Engineering
J. Van Valkenburg Artwork, Cover art, Poster (slipcase edition)
O.I. Cover art photo, Photography
Jannicke Wiese-Hansen Logo
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Exclusively "Battled" by Abbath and Demonaz.
Executive production: Osmose Productions '95.

The tracklisting on the original CD is incorrect. The correct listing is shown here.

CD versions:
• Original jewelcase
• Digipak (two different versions exist; one with an embossed logo and title, and one without)
• Limited edition jewelcase (includes slipcover and fold-out poster, as well as the 1991 EP as bonus tracks).

Warning - Osmose CD presses from February 2001 up to around 2005 may contain a copy-protection method which renders the CD completely unreadable in PCs and certain modern Hi-Fi systems. This isn't indicated anywhere on the packaging.

Vinyl info:
• 1998 (Picture LP, limited edition)
• 2005 (Osmose Productions, limited to 1000 copies)
• 2010 (Osmose Productions, black vinyl)

Reissued on limited edition deluxe cassette by Never Dead in 2014. Limited to 100 copies on black and white tapes. Each comes with a set of 3 buttons and a colour card.

Music videos were made for "Blashyrkh (Mighty Ravendark)" and "Grim and Frostbitten Kingdoms".

All lyrics by Demonaz, except "Circling Above in Time Before Time" by Abbath.

Recording information:

Recorded and mixed in Grieghallen Studio, September 1994.

Identifiers:

Barcode (Text): 4 001617 203323
Barcode (String): 4001617203323
Matrix / Runout (Variant 1): OPCD027 21 A0
Matrix / Runout (Variant 2): OPCD027 33 A1
Mastering SID Code (Variant 1): IFPI L551
Mastering SID Code (Variant 2): IFPI L553
Mould SID Code (Variant 2): IFPI L94B2
Rights Society: SACEM/SDRM/SACD/SGDL

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