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Wintersun

Band
TypeStudio Full-length
Released
GenresMelodic Death Metal, Power Metal
LabelsNuclear Blast
Length54:12
Ranked#35 for 2004 , #1,465 all-time
Reviews :  2
Comments :  18
Total votes :  20
Rating :  85.5 / 100
Have :  12       Want : 4
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Wintersun - Wintersun photo by 신길동옹
Wintersun Information

Track listing (Songs)

titleratingvotespopularity
1.Beyond The Dark Sun2:3897.54
2.Winter Madness5:08954
3.Sleeping Stars5:41954
4.Battle Against Time7:0397.54
5.Death And The Healing7:13953
6.Starchild7:54953
7.Beautiful Death8:1698.33
8.Sadness And Hate10:16953

Line-up (members)

  • Jari Maenpaa : Vocals, Guitars, Bass, Keyboards
  • Kai "The Grinder" Hahto : Drums
Drums recorded at Tico Tico Studios in January 2004.
Everything else recorded at Sundi Coop Studios in April.
Mixed at Sonic Pump Studios in May.
Mastered at Finnvox Studios in May.

Re-relased as a Special Tour Edition double-disc digipak by Nuclear Blast in 2006 (NB1221-0). Includes the studio album and the "Live At Summerbreeze 2005" DVD:
1. "Beyond The Dark Sun" (Handy Cam Sound)
2. "Battle Against Time" (Handy Cam Sound)
3. "Sleeping Stars" (Soundboard Sound)
4. "Beautiful Death" (Soundboard Sound)
5. "Death And The Healing" (Soundboard Sound)
6. "Winter Madness" (Soundboard Sound)

The 'Winter Madness' demo was used as a bonus on the Japanese version of the album:
09. Winter Madness (Demo)(06:00)
10. Beyond the Dark Sun (Demo)(02:43)
11. Death and the Healing (Demo)(06:46)

Tracks 1, 2 and 5 are re-recordings of the tracks with the same names from the afore mentioned 'Winter Madness' demo.

Jari Mäenpää had been working on the songs for this album for a long time. The songs were written in/between:
1. Beyond the Dark Sun (1998)
2. Winter Madness (2002)
3. Sleeping Stars (1995-2003)
4. Battle Against Time (2002-2003)
5. Death and the Healing (1996)
6. Starchild (2000-2003)
7. Beautiful Death (2003)
8. Sadness and Hate (1996)
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Wintersun Discography

Album titleTypeRelease dateRatingVotesReviews
Studio 85.5 202
Studio 89 606
Studio 89.2 151
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