( Aske Norwegian for "ashes") is an EP by Norwegian black metal solo project Burzum. Though recorded in April and August 1992, after , it was released before that album in March 1993, through Det som engang var Deathlike Silence Productions.
Background [ edit ]
The cover is a photograph of the
Fantoft Stave Church after its arson on 6 June 1992. Varg Vikernes was strongly suspected of burning the church, and the photograph is widely believed to have been taken by Vikernes himself. [1 ] [2 ]
Bass guitar on the EP is performed by
Samoth of the band Emperor. [1 ]
Release [ edit ]
The first 1000 copies of
Aske were packaged with a lighter bearing the same image. [3 ]
Aske was later re-released as Burzum / Aske alongside the songs from Burzum's debut album.
Track listing [ edit ]
All songs written and composed by
"Stemmen fra tårnet"
("The Voice from the Tower") 6:09
("Master Satan") 3:02
"A Lost Forgotten Sad Spirit"
Personnel [ edit ]
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