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Raise the Curtain

Oliva

Type:
Full-length
Release date:
June 21st, 2013
Catalog ID:
AFM 287-9
Version desc.:
Digipak
Label:
AFM Records
Format:
CD
Reviews:
2 reviews (avg. 75%)
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2. Soul Chaser 04:08   Show lyrics
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3. Ten Years 03:38   Show lyrics
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4. Father Time 04:32   Show lyrics
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5. I Know 06:29   Show lyrics
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6. Big Brother 04:12   Show lyrics
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7. Armageddon 04:45   Show lyrics
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8. Soldier 04:53   Show lyrics
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9. Stalker 04:42   Show lyrics
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10. The Witch 04:37   Show lyrics
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11. Can't Get Away 06:48   Show lyrics
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12. The Truth 02:46   Show lyrics
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Band members
Christopher Kinder Drums, Percussion, Vocals (backing)
Jim Morris Guitars
Dan Fasciano Piano, Keyboards
Jon Oliva Vocals, Guitars, Bass, Drums, Piano, Keyboards
Guest/Session
Laurian Mohai Guitars
Dana Piper Guitars
Howard Helm Keyboards
Dave Kaminsky Guitars (additional)
Jon Tucker Saxophone
Derek Blankenship Horn
Jordan Craig Horn
Riley Sulick Horn
Jessie Morris Vocals (backing)
Tom Morris Vocals (backing)
Lindsay Vitola Vocals (backing)
Miscellaneous staff
Christopher Kinder Engineering (additional), Mastering
Jim Morris Engineering (additional)
Dan Fasciano Engineering (additional)
Jon Oliva Producer, Engineering (additional)
Tom Morris Producer, Engineering, Mixing, Mastering
Dave Kaminsky Engineering (additional)
Wayne LaFleur Engineering (additional)
Thomas Ewerhard Artwork
Tim Eckhorst Layout
Christopher Kinder Drums, Percussion, Vocals (backing)
Jim Morris Guitars
Dan Fasciano Piano, Keyboards
Jon Oliva Vocals, Guitars, Bass, Drums, Piano, Keyboards
Laurian Mohai Guitars
Dana Piper Guitars
Howard Helm Keyboards
Dave Kaminsky Guitars (additional)
Jon Tucker Saxophone
Derek Blankenship Horn
Jordan Craig Horn
Riley Sulick Horn
Jessie Morris Vocals (backing)
Tom Morris Vocals (backing)
Lindsay Vitola Vocals (backing)
Christopher Kinder Engineering (additional), Mastering
Jim Morris Engineering (additional)
Dan Fasciano Engineering (additional)
Jon Oliva Producer, Engineering (additional)
Tom Morris Producer, Engineering, Mixing, Mastering
Dave Kaminsky Engineering (additional)
Wayne LaFleur Engineering (additional)
Thomas Ewerhard Artwork
Tim Eckhorst Layout
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First edition comes in a 6 sided digipak with a 16 sided booklet.

Released as CD and strictly limited double vinyl edition in gatefold sleeve (800 copies worldwide only).

US Release date: July 2nd

"This album is the culmination of all that is left of the music I recorded with my brother Criss" -Jon Oliva

Tracks 3, 4, 10, 11 and 12 are co-written with Criss Oliva.

Features the ProgPower USA Choir and The USF Horn Section.

Jon Oliva's debut as lead guitarist.

The cover references the back cover of Savatage's "Streets", the white Charvel guitar with the roses. It is not the same guitar however, as the headstock is not reversed.

Recording information:

Recorded at Morrisound Studios, Shabbey Road Studios, The DF Compound and ProgPower USA Atlanta.
Mixed and mastered at Morrisound Studios.

Identifiers:

Barcode: 8 84860 08082 8
Rights Society: GEMA
Label Code: LC 05204
ASIN: B00CHEL920

Added by: Shadechaser Modified by: BlackenedMortiferus
Added on: 2013-06-20 02:08:55 Last modified on: 2016-06-20 14:57:21