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Songs From the North I, II & III

TypeStudio Full-length
Release date
GenresMelodic Doom Metal
LabelsCentury Media Records
Ranked#7 for 2015 , #404 all-time (Top 11.2%)
Reviews :  0
Comments :  5
Total votes :  5
Rating :  97 / 100
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Track listing (Songs)

TitleRatingVotes
Disc 1 - Gloom
1.With You Came the Whole of the World's Tears9:03-0
2.10 Silver Bullets7:12-0
3.Rooms and Shadows7:20-0
4.Heartstrings Shattering7:41-0
5.Silhouettes5:56-0
6.The Memory of Light6:17-0
7.Lost & Catatonic7:07-0
8.From Happiness to Dust8:39-0
Disc 2 - Beauty
1.The Womb of Winter3:35-0
2.The Heart of a Cold White Land4:47-0
3.Away5:22-0
4.Pray for the Winds to Come5:28-0
5.Songs from the North5:16-0
6.66°50'N, 28°40'E6:42-0
7.Autumn Fire5:46-0
8.Before the Summer Dies5:37-0
Disc 3 - Despair
1.The Gathering of Black Moths13:00-0
2.7 Hours Late10:02-0
3.Empires of Loneliness11:02-0
4.Abandoned by the Light8:48-0
5.The Clouds Prepare for Battle9:05-0

Line-up (members)

  • Mikko Kotamäki : Vocals
  • Juha Raivio : Guitars
  • Markus Jämsen : Guitars
  • Aleksi Munter : Keyboards
  • Matti Honkonen : Bass
  • Kai Hahto : Drums
Specifics:
• Boxed set with 3 digipaks
• 24-pages booklet

• Recorded at:
 - Sound Supreme
 - Electric Fox Studio
 - Noisework Studio
• Vocals recorded and produced at Black Chandelier in Helsinki and Ahonlaita in Inkeroinen.
• Kaisa Vala's vocals recorded at MANA REC in Guildford, UK.
• Sarah Elisabeth Wohlfahrt's vocals recorded at Sterectunes in Cologne, Germany.

• Disc 1 & 3 mixed at Sound Supreme.
• Disc 2 mixed at Electric Fox Studio.
• Mastered at Chartmakers.
• Mastered for vinyl at Temple of Disharmony.

Comments

level   (95/100)
이들로서는 매우 참신한 시도를 한 앨범으로, 멜로딕 둠/고딕에만 안주하지 않겠다는 의지를 보여준 훌륭한 앨범이다.
level   (100/100)
멜로딕 둠이란건 이런것 . Cd3개 마다 완벽히 다른 분위기를 뿜는다.
level   (100/100)
각 씨디마다 색깔이 다른 둠을 보여주면서도 그 완성도가 매우 높다. 개인적으로 2015 최고의 앨범 중 하나.
level   (95/100)
Disc 2를 제외한 듀얼로지로 나왔어야 했다. 특히 Disc 3의 경이로운 퓨너럴둠은 2010년대 장르 내 발매작을 통틀어 최고 수준이다.
level   (95/100)
겨울을 위한 아름다운 멜로딕 둠 + 쓸쓸한 어쿠스틱 + 퓨네랄 둠 3위일체.

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