Salvation (Cult of Luna album)

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This article is about the 2004 Cult of Luna album. For other uses, see Salvation (disambiguation).
Salvation
Studio album by Cult of Luna
Released European Union October 4, 2004
United States October 19, 2004
Recorded April − July 2004
Genre Post-metal, sludge metal, progressive metal
Length 73:45
Label Earache Records
(MOSH 283CDL)
Producer Cult of Luna
Cult of Luna chronology
The Beyond
(2003)
Salvation
(2004)
Somewhere Along the Highway
(2006)
Professional ratings
Review scores
Source Rating
Allmusic 4.5/5 stars[1]
Sputnikmusic 5/5 stars[2]
Terrorizer 4.5/5 stars[3]

Salvation is the third full-length album by Swedish post-metal band Cult of Luna, released on Earache Records in 2004;[4] on October 4 in Europe, and October 10 in the United States.[5]

Salvation was critically acclaimed upon its release, with Metal Hammer awarding it 10/10, the first album to receive the accolade since Metallica's Black Album.[citation needed]

A music video was recorded for "Leave Me Here", directed by Anders Forsman and Linus Johansson.[6] It premiered on April 30, 2005 on MTV2 and Fuse TV.[7]

Track listing[edit]

All tracks written by Cult of Luna.

  1. "Echoes" – 12:30
  2. "Vague Illusions" – 10:14
  3. "Leave Me Here" – 7:15
  4. "Waiting for You" – 10:47
  5. "Adrift" – 7:19
  6. "White Cell" – 5:40
  7. "Crossing Over" – 8:32
  8. "Into the Beyond" – 11:26

Personnel[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ Mason, Stewart. "Salvation – Cult of Luna". allmusic. Retrieved 1 April 2011. 
  2. ^ http://www.sputnikmusic.com/review/2281/Cult-of-Luna-Salvation/
  3. ^ "Review of Salvation". Terrorizer (124): 68. October 2004. 
  4. ^ "Cult of Luna". Earache Records. Retrieved 2007-10-04. 
  5. ^ "Cult of Luna". Flowerbooking. Retrieved 2008-01-07. 
  6. ^ "Cult of Luna - "Leave Me Here"". Earache Records. Retrieved 2007-10-04. 
  7. ^ "Earache Extreme News". Earache Records. Retrieved 2007-10-04. [dead link]
  8. ^ a b Salvation (Digipak liner notes). Cult of Luna. Earache Records. 2004. MOSH 283CDL.