Book of Secrets (album)

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Book of Secrets
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Studio album by Balance of Power
Released 1998
Recorded POD Studios, 1998
Genre Power metal
Length 53:18
Label Pony Canyon (Japan)
Point Records (Europe)
Producer Lionel Hicks
Balance of Power chronology
When The World Falls Down
(1997)When The World Falls Down1997
Book of Secrets
(1998)
Ten More Tales of Grand Illusion
(1999)Ten More Tales of Grand Illusion1999

Book of Secrets is the second album from British metal band Balance of Power. It was released in 1998. Book of Secrets is the first album of the band to feature Lance King on vocals.

Concept[edit]

The album is a thematic album, inspired by The Bible Code, written by Michael Drosnin.[1]

Production and recording[edit]

Book of Secrets was produced and engineered by drummer Lionel Hicks. Recording took place at POD Studios in London, England. It was also mixed by new lead vocalist Lance King, and Hicks, at Logic Studios in Minneapolis.

Original track listing[edit]

  1. "Desert of Lost Souls" - 0:53
  2. "Walking on Top of the World" - 7:03
  3. "Book of Secrets" - 7:42
  4. "When Heaven Calls Your Name" - 6:20
  5. "It's Not Over (Until It's Over)" - 5:01
  6. "Do You Dream of Angels" - 5:46
  7. "Seven Days into Nevermore" - 6:49
  8. "Miracles and Dreams" - 8:01
  9. "Stranger Days (To Come)" - 5:40

Personnel[edit]

Band members[edit]

Additional contributions[edit]

Production and engineering[edit]

  • Lionel Hicks - producer, engineer, mixer
  • Lance King - mixer
  • Crusoe - art design

References[edit]

  1. ^ Balance of Power Biography on Balance-of-power

External links[edit]