Salomé – The Seventh Veil

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Salomé – The Seventh Veil
Studio album by Xandria
Released May 25, 2007
Recorded 2006-2007
Genre Symphonic metal, power metal
Length 48:53
Label Drakkar Entertainment
Producer Marco Heubaum
Xandria chronology
India
(2005)
Salomé - The Seventh Veil
(2007)
Now & Forever – Best of Xandria
(2008)
Singles from Salomé – The Seventh Veil
  1. "Save My Life"
    Released: 2007 (2007)
  2. "Sisters of the Light"
    Released: December 2007 (2007-12)
"Save My Life"
Single by Xandria
from the album Salomé – The Seventh Veil
Released 2007
Format CD, EP
Recorded 2007
Genre Gothic metal
Length 3:56
Label Drakkar Records 88697095302

Salomé – The Seventh Veil is the fourth studio album by the German Symphonic metal band Xandria, released on May 25, 2007 through Drakkar Entertainment label.[1] The album is a concept album and is loosely based on Salomé, a Biblical character. The songs have oriental leanings supported by an extensive orchestra. This album is the last one to feature Lisa Middelhauve on vocals.

Two singles were released from the record: "Save My Life" and "Sisters of the Light". The album peaked at No.49 in German charts.[2]

Track listing[edit]

No. Title Lyrics Music Length
1. "Save My Life"   Marco Heubaum, Lisa Middelhauve Heubaum 3:56
2. "Vampire"   L. Middelhauve, Nils Middelhauve Heubaum 4:31
3. "Beware"   L. Middelhauve Heubaum, L. Middelhauve 3:21
4. "Emotional Man"   N. Middelhauve N. Middelhauve 4:03
5. "Salomé"   L. Middelhauve Heubaum 6:11
6. "Only for the Stars in Your Eyes"   L. Middelhauve Heubaum, L. Middelhauve 3:17
7. "Firestorm"   L. Middelhauve Heubaum 4:50
8. "A New Age"   N. Middelhauve N. Middelhauve 3:37
9. "The Wind and the Ocean"   L. Middelhauve L. Middelhauve 3:24
10. "Sisters of the Light"   L. Middelhauve Heubaum, L. Middelhauve 3:37
11. "Sleeping Dogs Lie"   N. Middelhauve Heubaum, N. Middelhauve 4:11
12. "On My Way"   N. Middelhauve N. Middelhauve 3:51
13. "Sisters of the Light" (Xandria on Extasy version, remixed by Chai Deveraux of Jesus on Extasy, *only on certain releases) L. Middelhauve Heubaum, L. Middelhauve 5:07
Total length:
54:00

Personnel[edit]

Xandria
  • Lisa Middelhauve – vocals, grunts on "Firestorm"
  • Marco Heubaum – guitar, keyboards
  • Philip Restemeier – guitar
  • Nils Middelhauve – bass
  • Gerit Lamm – drums
Additional personnel[3]
  • Henning Verlage – keyboards
  • Britta Sumkötter, Marcus Langer – artwork design
  • Jörg Umbreit – engineer
  • Von Uslar – photography

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Xandria - Salomé - The Seventh Veil". Encyclopaedia Metallum. Retrieved 2012-04-20. 
  2. ^ "Xandria, Salomé – The Seventh Veil". charts.de. Retrieved 2014-01-27. 
  3. ^ "Salomé – The Seventh Veil". discogs.com. Retrieved 2014-01-27. 

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