A Eulogy for the Damned

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A Eulogy for the Damned
Orange goblin a eulogy for the damned.jpg
Studio album by Orange Goblin
Released January 23, 2012
Genre Stoner rock, doom metal, heavy metal
Length 49:14
Label Candlelight Records
Orange Goblin chronology
Healing Through Fire
(2007)
A Eulogy for the Damned
(2012)
Back from the Abyss
(2014)

A Eulogy for the Damned is the seventh studio album by English heavy metal band, Orange Goblin. It was released by Candlelight Records in 2012.

Reception[edit]

Professional ratings
Aggregate scores
Source Rating
Metacritic 72/100[1]
Review scores
Source Rating
About.com 4/5 stars[2]
Allmusic 3.5/5 stars[3]
Exclaim! favourable[4]
PopMatters 7/10[5]
Metal Hammer 9/10[6]

Metal Hammer allowed a guest to write a review of the album, he stated "Many bands that try their hand at stoner rock/metal fall into the trap of being... well, boring. Orange Goblin are not one of these bands!"[6]

Track listing[edit]

  1. "Red Tide Rising" – 4:49
  2. "Stand for Something" – 3:47
  3. "Acid Trial" – 4:13
  4. "The Filthy & the Few" – 3:32
  5. "Save Me from Myself" – 5:58
  6. "The Fog" – 6:45
  7. "Return to Mars" – 2:26
  8. "Death of Aquarius" – 5:48
  9. "The Bishops Wolf" – 4:39
  10. "A Eulogy for the Damned" – 7:17

Personnel[edit]

  • Ben Ward – lead vocals
  • Joe Hoare – guitar, keyboards
  • Martyn Millard – bass
  • Christopher Turner – drums, percussion
  • Lee Dorrian - Guest vocals on "Return to Mars"

Chart positions[edit]

Chart (2012) Peak
position
UK Albums Chart[citation needed] 149

References[edit]

  1. ^ "A Eulogy for the Damned - Orange Goblin". Metacritic. CBS Interactive. Retrieved 5 January 2013. 
  2. ^ Lyons, Todd. "Orange Goblin - A Eulogy For The Damned Review". About.com. IAC. Retrieved 5 January 2013. 
  3. ^ Rivadavia, Eduardo. "A Eulogy for the Damned - Orange Goblin". Allmusic. Rovi Corporation. Retrieved 5 January 2013. 
  4. ^ Walschots, Natalie (15 February 2012). "Orange Goblin - A Eulogy for the Damned". Exclaim!. Retrieved 5 January 2013. 
  5. ^ Hayes, Craig (22 March 2012). "Orange Goblin:A Eulogy for the Damned". PopMatters. Retrieved 5 January 2013. 
  6. ^ a b Issue 229, pg. 103