Ved Buens Ende - Written In Waters


8.4 | 63 votes |
Release date: October 1995
Style: Black metal, Avantgarde metal

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01. I Sang For The Swans
02. You, That May Wither
03. It's Magic
04. Den Saakaldte
05. Carrier Of Wounds
06. Coiled In Wings
07. Autumn Leaves [feat. Lill Katherine Stensrud]
08. Remembrance Of Things Past
09. To Swarm Deserted Away

Guest review by
TheAmazingP
Rating:
9.7
What can anyone say about the most radical album ever written in black/avant-garde metal history? "Written in Waters" is the first and only full-length album of Ved Buens Ende, but it can indisputably be described as "one of the best" or "classical". And this title shouldn't sound extravagant. If there's an album that single-handedly opened the minds of black or avant-garde metalheads, this is the one. "Written in Waters" is a journey to the unknown, inexperienced and bizarre side of black metal, though it trespasses its territory. It attempts a completely different approach to emotions, hard to follow at the beginning, but very rewarding in the end.

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published 18.02.2009 | Comments (6)

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17.01.2017 - 22:18
Rating: 9
Jaeryd
Desert Mouse
Can anyone tell me who did the album art for this? Specifically this version: https://i.ytimg.com/vi/QVOASknimeA/maxresdefault.jpg
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17.01.2017 - 22:44
Paz
News Man
Written by Jaeryd on 17.01.2017 at 22:18

Can anyone tell me who did the album art for this? Specifically this version: https://i.ytimg.com/vi/QVOASknimeA/maxresdefault.jpg

It was made by Kim Sølve.

https://www.discogs.com/artist/340792-Kim-S%C3%B8lve?filter_anv=0&subtype=Visual&type=Credits
https://www.facebook.com/trineogkim/
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17.01.2017 - 23:38
Rating: 9
Jaeryd
Desert Mouse
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"It is not your sin—it is your self-satisfaction that crieth unto heaven; your very sparingness in sin crieth unto heaven!

Where is the lightning to lick you with its tongue? Where is the frenzy with which ye should be inoculated?"

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19.01.2017 - 03:48
Rating: 9
Jaeryd
Desert Mouse
You know, I was just thinking about re-uploading the art for this, but almost did the other version, and then got to thinking... is there different releases for this album with different album art? Do they sound any different? From what I found, the version with the other album art may be some kind of promo version... Not sure what's going on here, wondering if anyone else knows anything about this.
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"It is not your sin—it is your self-satisfaction that crieth unto heaven; your very sparingness in sin crieth unto heaven!

Where is the lightning to lick you with its tongue? Where is the frenzy with which ye should be inoculated?"

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19.01.2017 - 08:16
Paz
News Man
Written by Jaeryd on 19.01.2017 at 03:48

You know, I was just thinking about re-uploading the art for this, but almost did the other version, and then got to thinking... is there different releases for this album with different album art? Do they sound any different? From what I found, the version with the other album art may be some kind of promo version... Not sure what's going on here, wondering if anyone else knows anything about this.

Your preferred cover is for the reissued and remastered version, I think. It was released by Candlelight Records and that's probably the only version we can get while downloading/stealing this album. I'm not 100% sure though.
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19.01.2017 - 10:30
Rating: 9
Jaeryd
Desert Mouse
Written by Paz on 19.01.2017 at 08:16

Your preferred cover is for the reissued and remastered version, I think. It was released by Candlelight Records and that's probably the only version we can get while downloading/stealing this album. I'm not 100% sure though.

Huh. Now I'm wondering if the original sounded any better than the remaster...
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"It is not your sin—it is your self-satisfaction that crieth unto heaven; your very sparingness in sin crieth unto heaven!

Where is the lightning to lick you with its tongue? Where is the frenzy with which ye should be inoculated?"

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19.01.2017 - 10:31
Paz
News Man
Written by Jaeryd on 19.01.2017 at 10:30

Huh. Now I'm wondering if the original sounded any better than the remaster...

Like I said it was just a guess
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19.01.2017 - 12:08
Rating: 9
Jaeryd
Desert Mouse
Written by Paz on 19.01.2017 at 10:31

Like I said it was just a guess

Oh I know, I just meant that assuming you were correct, I'd want to know if the original sounded any better. Seems so little is known about this band/album...
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"It is not your sin—it is your self-satisfaction that crieth unto heaven; your very sparingness in sin crieth unto heaven!

Where is the lightning to lick you with its tongue? Where is the frenzy with which ye should be inoculated?"

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17.02.2017 - 11:37
Rating: 9
Athropos
Burning inside
How this album can have only 64 votes is beyond my comprehension...
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