Celtic Frost - To Mega Therion (CD, Album, RE, RM, Dig) - NEW
Released: 30 Jun 2017
Format: CD, Album, Reissue, Remastered
 Innocence And Wrath
 The Usurper
 Jewel Throne
 Dawn Of Meggido
 Eternal Summer
 Circle Of The Tyrants
 (Beyond The) North Winds
 Fainted Eyes
 Tears In A Prophet's Dream
 Necromantical Screams
 Bonus Tracks
 Circle Of The Tyrants (Emperor's Return EP Track)
 Visual Aggression (Emperor's Return EP Track)
 Suicidal Winds (Emperor's Return EP Track)
 Journey Into Fear (Emperor's Return EP Sessions Track)
 Visual Aggression (1988 Remix)
 Return To The Eve (1985 Studio Jam)
Hype sticker over shrink wrap:
"The original classic album remastered
Includes bonus material & extensive sleeve notes
Concept & art direction by Tom Gabriel Warrior".
[To Mega Therion]
[m=12774] (tracks 1, 4 to 10) recorded, mixed & mastered at Casablanca Studio, Berlin, September 14 - 28, 1985
To Mega Therion Artwork:
© by Tom Gabriel Warrior, Martin Eric Ain, Urs Sprenger, 1985
© paintings by H.R. Giger, 1977/1983
This album was recorded in the memory of the great Mercury and Gemini space programs, and especially in the memory of "Gus" Grisson and Apollo 1.
"The Usurper" [is] based on the manuscripts "Hear The Ballad Of The Sword" and "The Sign Of The Usurper", by Tom Gabriel Warrior.
[Some] lines on "Circle Of The Tyrants" inspired by a poem by [a2018726], called "Cimmeria".
"Necromantical Screams" adapted from the song "Buried And Forgotten" by Tom Gabriel Warrior, originally released on [a273828]'s [m=12739] demo in December 1983.
[m=12795] EP (tracks 2, 3, 16)
Original recordings recorded at Casablanca Studio, Berlin, September 14 - October 1, 1985
Additional recordings recorded, mixed and mastered at Musiclab Studio, Berlin, March 13 - 15, 1986
The tracks "The Usurper" and "Jewel Throne" are taken from the album [m=12774], and appear in partially re-recorded and remixed versions. The track "Return To The Eve" is taken from the album [m=12757] and appears in a brand new, re-recorded version.
Tragic Serenades Artwork:
© by Celtic Frost & Urs Sprenger, 1986
All tracks ℗ 1985 Sanctuary Records Group Limited, a BMG company
except track 14 ℗ 1992 Sanctuary Group Limited, a BMG company & track 15 ℗ 1988 Sanctuary Group Limited, a BMG company
All tracks remastered at Woodshed Studio, Landshut, Germany, in March 2016.
This album ℗ & © 2017 Sanctuary Records Group Limited, a BMG company.
Manufactured in the EU.