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Release date: 1997
Style: Atmospheric gothic metal


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02. Teonanacatl
03. Trillion Zillion Centipedes
04. The Desolate One
05. Atlantis As A Lover
06. Alteration X 10
07. Four Leary Biscuits
08. Only In My Tears It Lasts
09. The Whores Of Babylon
10. Kite
11. Phantasma De Luxe
12. Mount Marilyn
13. A Deeper Kind Of Slumber

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The sound pathways that Tiamat chose to walk with "A Deeper Kind of Slumber" is a beautiful marriage of gothic and psychedelic rock influences. Keeping the emotional charge and a bit of the sound of gothic rock (even on the cover of the album Johan Edlund reminds of the well-known picture of Rozz Williams, former of the legendary death rock band Christian Death, holding withering flowers) enriching it with many psychedelic rock influences and ideas Tiamat create a dreamy atmospheric album. Deeply emotional and utterly filled with inspiration, "A Deeper Kind Of Slumber" won't let you down but for sure will accompany you through many sleepless nights with its serene esoteric atmosphere.

published 26.09.2004 | Comments (7)

Found in 9 lists
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ravendeath Top 20 Atmosphere Makers  | #9
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in the mist My Top 100 Metal Albums EVER  | #30
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Vonpire Vonpire's 1997 Best  | #10
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timtim - 21.07.2014 at 10:40  
Rating: 10 This record is for any season , for any time...
Erik M. - 02.08.2014 at 01:15  
Rating: 8 This is a great album. I can't say I like all the songs equally but overall it's a highly enjoyable feel-good album due to the incredible atmosphere.

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