Salem - Necessary Evil

8.4 | 20 votes |
Release date: 4 June 2007
Style: Death metal


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01. Blood
02. Amona
03. Idol Worship
04. Mindless
05. Hypatia
06. Strife
07. Resentment
08. Making A Difference
09. More Blood [instrumental]
10. Once Upon A Lifetime
    1 - Part I
    2 - Part II
    3 - Part III
    4 - Part VI
    5 - Part V

Ze'ev Tanenboim - vocals
Nir Gutraiman - guitars
Lior Mizrahi - guitars
Nir Nakav - drums
Michael Goldstein - bass

Session musicians
Kristin E. Wallace - vocals
Amir Neubach - vocals
Sion Shalom - guitar solo on "Amona", "Blood", "Idol Worship", "Once Upon A Lifetime
David Adar - bendir and def on "Once Upon A Lifetime
Subjudice - virus/nord lead interludes on "Once Upon A Lifetime
Dor Bar-Oz - sitar on "Once Upon A Lifetime

Additional info
Produced and mixed by Nir Nakav and Ze'ev Tananboim.
Engineered by Nir Nakav.
Additional engineering by Amit Ella.
Recorded at Masterdisk and Playground studios.
Mastered at Masterdisk Studio A by Itzik Filiba.
Melodic female vocals produced and engineered by Eugene Berger.
Art direction and design by Nir Gutraiman.
Band and cover photography by Danny Yanai.
Cover girl - Yuval Tananboim.

Dedicated to the memory of Jean-Jacques Goldberg.


Comments: 2   Visited by: 16 users
15.01.2013 - 17:00
Rating: 8
Metal Addict
Nice oriental metal album. Certainly not my favourite from this band but still worth listening to.
"And we are not who we think we are
We are who we're afraid to be"
- Lux Occulta "The Opening of Eleventh Sephirah"
24.12.2013 - 21:06
Rating: 9
Mehdi Taba
Mehdi Taba
My final rating is "8.7", "Once Upon A Lifetime" is Meshuggah influenced and great, another great Israeli album.

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