Down (Sentenced album)

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Down
Studio album by Sentenced
Released November 11, 1996 [1]
Genre Gothic Metal[2]
Length 41:28
Label Century Media[3]
Producer Waldemar Sorychta
Sentenced chronology
Love & Death
(1995)
Down
(1996)
Frozen
(1998)
Professional ratings
Review scores
Source Rating
Allmusic 4.5/5 stars[4]

Down, released in November 1996 on Century Media records, is the fourth album by Sentenced. It is also the first album including the vocalist Ville Laihiala. This album marks the band's progression from melodic death metal to gothic metal.

Track listing[edit]

No. Title Lyrics Music Length
1. "Intro - The Gate"   (instrumental) Miika Tenkula 1:21
2. "Noose"   Sami Lopakka Tenkula 4:01
3. "Shadegrown"   Lopakka Tenkula 4:36
4. "Bleed"   Lopakka Tenkula 3:40
5. "Keep My Grave Open"   Lopakka Lopakka 3:53
6. "Crumbling Down (Give Up Hope)"   Lopakka Tenkula 5:26
7. "Sun Won't Shine"   Lopakka Tenkula 4:16
8. "Ode to the End"   Ville Laihiala, Lopakka Tenkula 5:20
9. "0132"   (instrumental) Tenkula 1:42
10. "Warrior of Life (Reaper Redeemer)"   Lopakka Tenkula 3:41
11. "I'll Throw the First Rock"   Lopakka, Laihiala Tenkula 3:25

2007 Re-issue bonus track[edit]

No. Title Length
12. "No Tomorrow"   4:34

Credits[edit]

Guests[edit]

  • Waldemar Sorychta - keyboards
  • Birgit Zacher – backing vocals
  • Vorph (Samael) - growl vocals on "Bleed", "Keep My Grave Open" and "Warrior of Life (Reaper Redeemer)"

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Sentenced". metal-archives.com. Encyclopaedia Metallum. Retrieved 2010-10-22. 
  2. ^ "Reviews for Sentenced - Down". metal-archives.com. Encyclopaedia Metallum. Retrieved 2010-10-22. 
  3. ^ "Down:Sentenced:Music:Reviews". Amazon. Retrieved 2010-10-22. 
  4. ^ Allmusic review