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Release date: 8 May 2006
Style: Progressive black metal


8.5 | 353 votes


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01. Entroper
02. Path To Vanir
03. Fusion Of Sense And Earth
04. Ruun
05. Tides Of Chaos
06. Essence
07. Api-vat
08. Heir To The Cosmic Seed

Black Metal Staff Pick for 2006

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Grutle Kjellson - vocals, bass
Herbrand Larsen - vocals, keyboards
Ivar Bjørnson Peersen - guitars, effects
Arve "Ice Dale" Isdal - guitars
Cato Bekkevold - drums, percussion

Additional info
Produced by Enslaved.

Staff review by
Demonic Tutor

Behold! Enslaved from Bergen, Norway is a legend in the making. After masterpieces such as 2001's "Monumension", 2003's "Below the Lights" and 2004's "Isa" the progressive Black outfit came back stalwartly with "Ruun" in 2006. If you're wondering if their latest is better than "Isa", the answer is no. However, it is the same quality in a different album and makes a perfect companion album to "Isa".

published 30.06.2007 | Comments (14)

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Night Sight - 23.10.2011 at 21:26  
  Just perfect
the way too better than isa.
essence,ruun and path to vanir very memorable songs
best defination of today black metal.
musicalkaratekid - 06.02.2012 at 18:26  
Rating: 9 This album is very psychedelic, in the way that so much of the atmosphere seems to take you on a journey out of this world. That said, 'Runn', being the album that got me into the band, is a brilliant album.

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