Label: Escapi Music - NMS034 • Format: 2x, DVD DVD-Video, NTSC • Country: US • Genre: Rock • Style: Doom Metal
The fact that Candlemass ' reunion tour was such a big deal in Europe yet caused barely a ripple of recognition among American heavy metal fans was sadly symptomatic of the less than euphoric reception accorded the "classic" lineup's genre-defining albums during their original release in the late '80s.
Whatever the cause, the point is that this two-DVD set may provide the only glimpse into that event for stateside fans. Disc one contains the triumphant, hometown concert that ended the tour: featuring 90 minutes' worth of Candlemass doom standards "Well of Souls," "Ancient Dreams," "Solitude," etc. Singer Messiah Marcolin resplendent, Sea Of Dreams - Various - Enigmatica - The Best usual, in monk's habit and leather pants!
Disc two contains the mother load for devout Candlemass fans. First, a minute interview with bandmembers MarcolinLeif Edlingand Mats Bjorkman conducted in Swedish, with English and German subtitles finds them recounting their various childhood experiences aided by many, often quite comical, old pictures as well as the major events characterizing their entire career thereafter. Scenes from the making of their video "Black Dwarf" again, to be found on their comeback album are interspersed throughout, but, incidentally, weren't subtitled for some reason -- thanks a At The Gallows End - Candlemass - The Curse Of Candlemass (DVD) Second, and much, much better are the three separate vintage live performances that follow: a primordial Uppsala gig with original lead guitarist Christian Weberyd helping out on "Under the Oak" and "Samarithan"; a glory-days Fagersta show where "Mirror Mirror," "Bewitched," and "A Sorcerer's Pledge" are received by the audience like Curtains Up - Anita Ward - Anita Ward much rapturous gospel; and a decidedly decadent Uddevalla show with Messiah 's much-reviled successor, Tomas Vikstromhamming it up on "The Ebony Throne" and "Julie Laughs No More.
Romantic Evening Sex All Themes. Features Interviews Lists. Streams Videos All Posts. Release Date September 13, Track Listing - Disc 1. Demons Gate. Dark Reflections. The Well of At The Gallows End - Candlemass - The Curse Of Candlemass (DVD). Into the Unfathomed Tower.
Ancient Dreams. The Bells of Acheron. Mirror Mirror. A Cry from the Crypt. Mourners Lament. Black Stone Wielder. At the Gallows End. Track Listing - Disc 2.
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