On Frail Wings of Vanity and Wax

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On Frail Wings of Vanity and Wax
Alesana - On Frail Wings of Vanity and Wax.jpg
Studio album by Alesana
Released June 6, 2006
Genre Post-hardcore, screamo, emo
Length 55:54
Label Tragic Hero, Fearless
Producer Kit Walters, Jamie King
Alesana chronology
Try This with Your Eyes Closed
(2005)
On Frail Wings of Vanity and Wax
(2006)
Where Myth Fades to Legend
(2008)
Re-release cover

On Frail Wings of Vanity and Wax is the debut full-length album by Alesana. It was originally released on June 6, 2006 by Tragic Hero Records, but when the band joined Fearless Records, it was re-released on March 20, 2007, with two bonus tracks, four live videos, and an interview with the newer label. The title refers to the Greek myth of Icarus.

Track listing[edit]

All lyrics written by Dennis Lee and Shawn Milke, all music composed by Alesana.

No. Title Length
1. "Icarus" 1:00
2. "Ambrosia" 3:05
3. "Pathetic, Ordinary" 4:00
4. "Alchemy Sounded Good at the Time" 4:14
5. "Daggers Speak Louder Than Words" 3:27
6. "Last Three Letters" 3:33
7. "Apology" 5:18
8. "Tilting the Hourglass" 3:49
9. "This Conversation Is Over" 3:24
10. "Congratulations, I Hate You" 4:02
11. "Third Temptation of Paris" 3:42
12. "A Siren's Soliloquy" 4:01
13. "Necro's Decay" 4:26
Total length: 48:01

Enhanced bonus content[edit]

  • Ambrosia [Live]
  • Apology [Live]
  • Congratulations, I Hate You [Live]
  • Tilting The Hourglass [Live]
  • Video-Interview With Alesana

Personnel[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ Liner notes