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Draconian Times Paradise Lost


Barcode: 194398146621

  • Format: CD Album
  • Category: Metal
  • Released: 4th December 2020
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  • Description

    Hailed as 'The European Metallica', the 1995 masterpiece 'Draconian Times' solidified the British band's position at the top table of British Metal. With some success already in the bag, the band's rising status allowed them to deliver their most accomplished sound to date, and a collection of songs that are magnificently heavy, but with a cool, Gothic sheen. It remains Paradise Lost's most acclaimed and adored body of work, and era of the band. This 25th anniversary edition comes with an extra disc of bonus and rare, unreleased material from the 'Draconian Times' era, along with new liner notes from journalist and long-standing fan Nick Ruskell, a never-seen-before deep dive into the record's lyrics and themes from vocalist Nick Holmes, and memories from the band.
  • Track listing

    ⠀ Disc 1

    Track Track name Artist Time
    Track 1 Enchantment Paradise Lost
    Track 2 Hallowed Land Paradise Lost
    Track 3 The Last Time Paradise Lost
    Track 4 Forever Failure Paradise Lost
    Track 5 Once Solemn Paradise Lost
    Track 6 Shadowkings Paradise Lost
    Track 7 Elusive Cure Paradise Lost
    Track 8 Yearn for Change Paradise Lost
    Track 9 Shades of God Paradise Lost
    Track 10 Hands of Reason Paradise Lost
    Track 11 I See Your Face Paradise Lost
    Track 12 Jaded Paradise Lost

    ⠀ Disc 2

    Track Track name Artist Time
    Track 1 Shadowkings (BBC Live Session) Paradise Lost
    Track 2 Sweetness (BBC Live Session) Paradise Lost
    Track 3 Once Solemn (BBC Live Session) Paradise Lost
    Track 4 Yearn for Change (BBC Live Session) Paradise Lost
    Track 5 The Last Time Paradise Lost
    Track 6 Forever Failure Paradise Lost
    Track 7 Shadow Kings Paradise Lost
    Track 8 I See Your Face Paradise Lost
    Track 9 Hallowed Land Paradise Lost
    Track 10 Hand of Reason Paradise Lost
    Track 11 Last Desire Paradise Lost
    Track 12 Masters of Misrule Paradise Lost
    Track 13 Walk Away Paradise Lost
  • Product Details

    No. of discs 2 disc(s)
    Format: CD / with Book
    Label Music for Nations
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