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Release date: 1997
Style: Avantgarde metal


8.5 | 394 votes


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01. Master Of Disguise
02. Ad Astra
03. The Chaos Path
04. La Masquerade Infernale
05. Alone
06. The Throne Of Tragedy
07. Painting My Horror
08. Of Nails And Sinners

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How thin is the line that divides simple music and art?
How can you define a work of art?
I will not solve these questions, questions posed through the centuries by many artists and philosophers. What I will try to explain you here is why I think that this album can be defined a pure work of art.
But first, a few informative lines about this band and the members.

published 16.10.2003 | Comments (9)

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Constantine - 19.03.2014 at 21:22  
  Excellent album, but not as good as their debut.. 'Ad Astra' is one of the best avant-garde tracks ever, also this is the only album ever that has this opera thing going on, it's just so fucking different than anything they've done! it's certainly must have album.
Mehdi Taba - 27.03.2014 at 22:25  
Rating: 8 An innovative album but not great (esp. vocals), vocal works aren't great, my final rating is "8.4".
blackcanvas - 13.09.2015 at 07:18  
Rating: 10 Perfect album, everything here is pure perfection. The vocals, the carnival atmosphere, I love it. Garm's performance in last track haunts me.

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