Dactylis Glomerata

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Dactylis Glomerata
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Studio album by Candlemass
Released 17 February 1998
Studio Swedish Broadcasting Corporation Studio 4, Stockholm, Sweden
Slamtilt Studio, Stockholm, Sweden
Studio Montezuma, Stockholm, Sweden
Genre Doom metal
Length 43:44
Label Music for Nations
Candlemass chronology
As It Is, As It Was
Dactylis Glomerata
From the 13th Sun

Dactylis Glomerata is an album by doom metal band Candlemass, released in 1998. This was the first album they released since their split in 1994 and reunion in 1997. It is the only Candlemass album that features guitarist Michael Amott of Arch Enemy and Carcass notability on lead guitar.

In 2006 it was reissued by GMR Music as a 2 CD edition. The second disc contains a previously unreleased album Abstrakt Algebra II recorded by Leif Edling's side-project Abstrakt Algebra.

Track listing[edit]

All songs written by Leif Edling.

No. Title Length
1. "Wiz" 4:06
2. "I Still See the Black" 6:19
3. "Dustflow" 9:24
4. "Cylinder" (instrumental) 1:23
5. "Karthago" 6:38
6. "Abstrakt Sun" 6:41
7. "Apathy" 4:07
8. "Lidocain God" 3:32
9. "Molotov" (instrumental) 1:31


Additional personnel
  • Ian Haugland – drums on "Wiz" and "I Still See The Black"
  • Ulf Edelönn – guitars on "I Still See The Black"
  • Patrik Instedt – guitar on "Dustflow", "Abstrakt Sun" and "Lidocain God"
  • Måns P. Månsson – Korg Synthesizer and Theremin on "Dustflow"
  • Jan Hellman – distorted electric upright bass on "Karthago"
  • Adam Axelsson – Claypot and Hare Krishna Stuff on "Apathy"