One for Sorrow (album)

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One for Sorrow
Insomnium One for Sorrow album cover.jpg
Studio album by
ReleasedFinlandOctober 12, 2011 (2011-10-12)
European UnionOctober 17, 2011 (2011-10-17)
United StatesOctober 18, 2011 (2011-10-18)
RecordedMarch - May 2011
Studio
  • Gothenburg Rock Studios
  • Fantom Studio
  • NoiseWorks Studio
GenreMelodic death metal
Length53:07
LabelCentury Media
ProducerSamu Oittinen
Insomnium chronology
Across the Dark
(2009)
One for Sorrow
(2011)
Shadows of the Dying Sun
(2014)

One for Sorrow is the fifth studio album by the Finnish melodic death metal band Insomnium. It was released on October 12, 2011 in Finland, October 17, 2011 throughout the rest of Europe, and October 18, 2011 in the USA, on Century Media Records.[1] It is the band's first release on the Century Media label.

Music videos were released for the tracks "One for Sorrow",[2] "Through the Shadows",[3] "Only One Who Waits",[4] "Regain the Fire",[5] and for the limited edition bonus track "Weather The Storm".[6]

Track listing[edit]

No.TitleLyricsMusicLength
1."Inertia"Ville FrimanFriman3:43
2."Through the Shadows"FrimanFriman4:31
3."Song of the Blackest Bird"Sevänen7:29
4."Only One Who Waits"SevänenFriman5:17
5."Unsung"Sevänen
  • Friman
  • Sevänen
5:04
6."Every Hour Wounds"FrimanFriman5:25
7."Decoherence"InstrumentalFriman3:18
8."Lay the Ghost to Rest"FrimanFriman7:46
9."Regain the Fire"FrimanFriman4:27
10."One for Sorrow"FrimanFriman6:07
Total length:53:07
Limited edition bonus track
No.TitleLyricsMusicLength
11."Weather the Storm" (featuring Mikael Stanne of Dark Tranquillity)FrimanFriman4:53
Japanese edition bonus tracks
No.TitleWriter(s)Length
11."Weather the Storm" (featuring Mikael Stanne of Dark Tranquillity)Friman4:53
12."Beyond the Horizon"Friman5:11
Professional ratings
Review scores
SourceRating
The Metal Critic8.1/10[7]
Thisisnotascene9/10 stars[8]
Thrash Hits3/6[9]
Sputnikmusic4.0[10]
SonicEscapesA+[11]
Ultimate-Guitar8.8[12]

Personnel[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Insomnium: 'One For Sorrow' Release Dates Announced". Blabbermouth.net. July 14, 2011. Archived from the original on August 5, 2011. Retrieved September 9, 2011.
  2. ^ "INSOMNIUM - One For Sorrow (OFFICIAL VIDEO)". YouTube.
  3. ^ "INSOMNIUM - Through The Shadows (OFFICIAL VIDEO)". YouTube.
  4. ^ "INSOMNIUM - Only One Who Waits (OFFICIAL VIDEO)". YouTube.
  5. ^ "INSOMNIUM - Regain The Fire (OFFICIAL VIDEO)". YouTube.
  6. ^ "INSOMNIUM - Weather The Storm (OFFICIAL VIDEO)". YouTube.
  7. ^ "The Metal Critic: Insomnium - One For Sorrow". The Metal Critic. Retrieved October 20, 2011.
  8. ^ http://www.thisisnotascene.com/2011/insomnium-one-for-sorrow/
  9. ^ http://www.thrashhits.com/2011/09/album-insomnium-one-for-sorrow/
  10. ^ http://sputnikmusic.com/review/46037/Insomnium-One-for-Sorrow/
  11. ^ http://sonicescapes.com/?portfolio=insomnium-one-for-sorrow-review
  12. ^ "One For Sorrow Review | Insomnium". Ultimate-Guitar.