Theatre of Tragedy (album)

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Theatre of Tragedy
Studio album by Theatre of Tragedy
Released 4 July 1995[1]
Recorded Unisound, Sweden, December 1994-January 1995
Genre Gothic metal, death-doom
Length 44:25
Label Massacre
Producer Theatre of Tragedy
Theatre of Tragedy chronology
Theatre of Tragedy (demo)
(1994)
Theatre of Tragedy
(1995)
Velvet Darkness They Fear
(1996)
Professional ratings
Review scores
Source Rating
Allmusic 2.5/5 stars[2]
Metal Storm 9.5/10 stars[3]

Theatre of Tragedy is the first studio album by the Norwegian gothic metal band Theatre of Tragedy. The album was issued in the US by Century Media Records in 1998. It sold approximately 75,000 copies.[citation needed]

Track listing[edit]

All lyrics written by Raymond Rohonyi, all music composed by Theatre of Tragedy, except "...A Distance There Is..." lyrics by Rohonyi and Liv Kristine, music by Kristine and Lorentz Aspen.

No. Title Length
1. "A Hamlet for a Slothful Vassal"   4:05
2. "Cheerful Dirge"   5:02
3. "To These Words I Beheld No Tongue"   5:06
4. "Hollow-Heartèd, Heart-Departèd"   4:57
5. "...A Distance There Is..."   8:51
6. "Sweet Art Thou"   3:58
7. "Mïre"   4:08
8. "Dying - I Only Feel Apathy"   5:08
9. "Monotonë"   3:10

Personnel[edit]

Theatre of Tragedy[edit]

Guest musicians[edit]

  • Anders Måreby - cello on tracks 4 and 5

Production[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Theatre of Tragedy". Massacre Records. Retrieved 14 December 2013. 
  2. ^ Anderson, Jason. "Theatre of Tragedy - Theatre of Tragedy review". Allmusic. Rovi Corporation. Retrieved 11 April 2014. 
  3. ^ "Theatre of Tragedy - Theatre of Tragedy". Metal Storm. 20 December 2005. Retrieved 11 April 2014. 

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