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For kunsten maa vi evig vike


Release date:
January 1st, 1996
Catalog ID:
AV 014
Avantgarde Music
11 reviews (avg. 88%)
1. Ars Manifestia 05:15  
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2. Forbannet vaere jorden jeg går på 05:51  
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3. Stupet 07:02  
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4. Svartedal 03:41  
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5. Min lekam er meg blott en byrde 09:58  
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6. Vettenetter 06:03  
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Tom Hagen Vocals, Bass
Hallvard Wennersberg Hagen Guitars, Keyboards
Endre Bjotveit Drums
Read 90s gems: part 563 80% we hope you die April 25th, 2019
Read For Kunsten Må Vi Evig Vike 94% Lars_Stian April 10th, 2017
Read A gem of the Norwegian scene 91% MEMES May 22nd, 2016
Read Very Competent Stand-Alone... 88% ImpureSoul December 16th, 2012
Read Beautifully done and... 97% The_Ghoul July 13th, 2012
Read For Kunsten Maa Vi Evig Vike 60% Noctir October 30th, 2011
Read Spectral fingers strum the... 95% autothrall September 14th, 2010
Read A Dynamic And Melodic Force. 80% Perplexed_Sjel February 21st, 2010
Read An Album To Remember 90% TomTheCannibal August 12th, 2007
Read Superior Black Metal Class 100% Kristenhat666 November 9th, 2006
Read Mid 90's NWBM 92% Danthrax_Nasty July 14th, 2004

- For kunsten maa vi evig vike: "We must always yield to the art"
- Forbannet være jorden jeg går på: "Cursed be the ground I walk upon" (or "Cursed be the earth I walk upon")
- Stupet: "The Precipice"
- Svartedal: "Black Valley" (in the sense of "a valley called Black Valley")
- Min lekam er meg blott en byrde: "My body is my burden"
- Vettenetter: "Wights' nights"

Track 2 is misspelled in the original release, possibly by error. The correct spelling ("være", as above) is used on the Peaceville 2013 LP.

Recording information:

Recorded in 1995 at Endless Sound Studio, Oslo.
The lyrics for this album have never been released.


Matrix (original 1st pressing): DADC Austria IFPI L554 A0100185607-0101
Matrix (2nd pressing): Sony DADC IFPI L551 A0100185607-0101

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