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GenresSymphonic Power Metal, Gothic Metal
LabelsNuclear Blast
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Total votes :  6
Rating :  90 / 100
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Track listing (Songs)

2.Monopoly on Truth-0
5.Martyr of the Free Word-0
6.Chasing the Dragon-0
7.Presto (Antonio Vivaldi cover)-0
8.Never Enough-0
9.Stabat Mater Dolorosa (Giovanni Battista Pergolesi cover)-0
10.Twin Flames (Live Premiere)-0
11.Serenade of Self-Destruction-0
12.Orchestral Medley-0
13.The Divine Conspiracy - Anniversary Edition-0
15.Blank Infinity-0
16.The Obsessive Devotion-0
17.Retrospect (Unreleased Song, Live Premiere)-0
18.Battle of the Heroes & Imperial March-0
20.The Phantom Agony-0
21.Cry for the Moon-0
22.Sancta Terra-0
23.Design Your Universe-0
24.Storm the Sorrow-0
25.Consign to Oblivion-0

Line-up (members)

  • Simone Simons : Vocals
  • Mark Jansen : Guitars, Grunts, Screams
  • Isaac Delahaye : Guitars, Backing Vocals
  • Rob van der Loo : Bass
  • Ariën van Weesenbeek : Drums
  • Coen Janssen : Keyboards
  • Guest musicians:
  • Ad Sluijter : Guitars on "Quietus"
  • Jeroen Simons : Drums on "Quietus"
  • Yves Huts : Bass on Quietus"
  • Floor Jansen : Vocals on "Stabat Mater Dolorosa" and "Sancta Terra"
  • Tamias Kriston : Violin on "Presto"
Retrospect will be released as a deluxe hardcover book with 48 pages. Both as a 2DVD/3CD and 2Blu-ray/3CD version.

Features this massive performance in its entirety, as well as exclusive interviews with all band members and behind-the-scenes footage from the show.

Celebrateing their 10th anniversary with a one-night-only event, dubbed Retrospect. The band was accompanied by the seventy piece Extended Reményi Ede Chamber Orchestra and the Choir of Miskolc National Theatre, playing an unforgettable 3-hours best-of set.

According to respected Dutch newspaper the Volkskrant "The band wrote a chapter of Dutch metal History" this evening. Rock Tribune (Belgium) thought it was "an unforgettable show".


level   (95/100)
시모네 시몬스의 보컬이 좀 귀에 안꽃히는거 빼곤 완벽한듯
level   (85/100)
시모네 목에 뭐가 걸려있는 것같은 답답함이 있네요. 꼭 목감기 환자처럼 말이죠. 조그마한 사래가 목에 결려 있는지 답답한 느낌이 있어요.
level   (80/100)
정말, 대단한 포스의 앨범이다. 시모네 시몬스의 극에 달한 보컬, 군더데기 없는 연주와 퍼포먼스, 청자의 청각과 시각을 압도하는 규모의 오케스트라와 무대까지. 하지만, 높은 점수를 주기 부담스러운 이유는 무얼까.
level   (85/100)
podarený živák
level   (95/100)
보컬이 약간 딸린다는 느낌 빼곤 전부 좋다! DVD도 꼭 사라!
level   (100/100)
플레이타임이 다른라이브영상들에 비해서 꾀나 긴편이지만 무대효과도 엄청나고 실력도 죽이는 엄청난 라이브영상이다 10주년기념 라이브라는 타이틀이 안어색할정도


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