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The Holographic Principle

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TypeStudio Full-length
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GenresSymphonic Metal
LabelsNuclear Blast
Length1:12:05
Ranked#33 for 2016 , #1,419 all-time
Reviews :  0
Comments :  19
Total votes :  19
Rating :  85.9 / 100
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The Holographic Principle Information

Line-up (members)

  • Mark Jansen : Assistance Vocals, Orchestral Arrangements, Rhythm Guitars
  • Coen Janssen : Glockenspiel, Keyboards, Orchestral and Choir Arrangements, Piano, Synthesizers, Tubular Bells, Xylophone
  • Simone Simons : Lead & Backing Vocals, Soprano
  • Arien Van Weesenbeek : Drums, Timpani, Spoken Words (track 9)
  • Isaac Delahaye : Acoustic, Lead and Rhythm Guitars, Backing Vocals, Balalaika, Bouzouki, Mandolin, Orchestral Arrangements, Ukulele
  • Rob Van Der Loo : Bass

Guest / additional musicians

  • Linda Janssen, Marcela Bovio : Backing Vocals (everything standard tracks)
  • Cato Janssen : Child's Voice (track 1)
  • Paul Babikian : Elven King's Voice (track 7)
  • PA'dam Chamber Choir : Choir
  • Ben Mathot, Ian De Jong, Sabine Poiesz, Floortje Beljon, Loes Dooren, Vera Van Der Bie, Marieke De Bruijn : Violin
  • Mark Mulder, Frank Goossens : Viola
  • René Van Munster, Geneviève Verhage, Eilidh Martin : Cello
  • Jurgen Van Nijnatten, Marnix Coster : Trumpet
  • Henk Veldt, Alex Thyssen : French Horn
  • Paul Langerman, Lennart De Winter : Trombone
  • Jeroen Goossens : Flute, Piccolo, Bassoon
  • Thijs Dapper : Oboe, Oboe D'amore
  • Jack Pisters : Sitar

Production staff / artist

  • Ben Mathot : Strings Score
  • Robin Assen : Brass Score, Woods Score
  • Jos Driessen : Edit, Engineered
  • Gjalt Lucassen, Jaap Toorenaar : Latin Translation
  • Stefan Heilemann : Artwork, Cover Art, Cover Design, Illustration
  • Joost Van Den Broek : Recorded, Edit & Engineered, Co-Mixed, Orchestral Arrangements, Produced
  • Jacob Hansen, Darius Van Helfteren : Mixed, Mastered
Engineered, Mastered @ Stammerkamp 18, 1112 VH Diemen (The Netherlands)
Mastered, Mixed @ Hansen Studios : Oster Vedstedvej 140, 6760 Ribe (denmark)
Recorded @ Sandlane Recording Facilities Studio, Looiersveld 35, 5121 KC Rijen (The Netherlands)

Exclusive Bonus Track
13. Immortal Melancholy (Piano) (3:13)

DISC 02 : The Acoustic Principle (Deluxe) • (Earbook) (19:26)
14. Beyond The Good, The Bad & The Ugly (4:29)
15. Dancing In A Gypsy Camp (4:28)
16. Immortal Melancholy (Acoustic) (3:13)
17. The Funky Algorithm (3:30)
18. Universal Love Squad (3:45)

DISC 03 : The Instrumental Principle (Earbook) (1:12:03)
19. Eidola (Instrumental) (2:39)
20. Edge Of The Blade (Instrumental) (4:34)
21. A Phantasmic Parade (Instrumental) (4:36)
22. Universal Death Squad (Instrumental) (6:38)
23. Divide & Conquer (Instrumental) (7:48)
24. Beyond The Matrix (Instrumental) (6:26)
25. Once Upon A Nightmare (Instrumental) (7:08)
26. The Cosmic Algorithm (Instrumental) (4:54)
27. Ascension (Instrumental) (5:16)
28. Dancing In A Hurricane (Instrumental) (5:26)
29. Tear Down Your Walls (Instrumental) (5:03)
30. The Holographic Principle (Instrumental) (11:35)

DISC 04 & DISC 05 (LP)
A
31. Eidola (Prelude) (2:39)
32. Edge Of The Blade (4:34)
33. A Phantasmic Parade (4:36)
34. Universal Death Squad (6:38)
B
35. Divide & Conquer (7:48)
36. Beyond The Matrix (6:26)
37. Once Upon A Nightmare (7:08)
A
38. The Cosmic Algorithm (4:54)
39. Ascension (Dream State Armageddon) (5:16)
40. Dancing In A Hurricane (5:26)
B
41. Tear Down Your Walls (5:03)
42. The Holographic Principle (A Profound Understanding Of Reality) (11:35)

Epica Discography

Album titleTypeRelease dateRatingVotesReviews
Studio 88.7 183
Studio 88.4 121
Studio 85 20
Studio 87.1 204
Live - 00
Live 85.6 91
Studio 90.9 392
Live - 00
Studio 67.3 254
Live - 00
Studio 87.7 453
Studio 85.9 190
EP 80 20
EP 87.5 20
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