Salomé – The Seventh Veil

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Salomé – The Seventh Veil
Xandria - Salome - 2007.jpg
Studio album by Xandria
Released May 25, 2007
Recorded 2006-2007
Genre Power metal
Length 48:53
Label Drakkar Entertainment
Producer Marco Heubaum
Xandria chronology
India
(2005)India2005
Salomé - The Seventh Veil
(2007)
Now & Forever – Best of Xandria
(2008)Now & Forever – Best of Xandria2008
Singles from Salomé – The Seventh Veil
  1. "Save My Life"
    Released: 2007
  2. "Sisters of the Light"
    Released: December 2007


Salomé – The Seventh Veil is the fourth studio album by the German Symphonic metal band Xandria, released on May 25, 2007 through Drakkar Entertainment label.[1] The album is a concept album and is loosely based on Salomé, a Biblical character. The songs have oriental leanings supported by an extensive orchestra. This album is the last one to feature Lisa Middelhauve on vocals.

Two singles were released from the record: "Save My Life" and "Sisters of the Light". The album peaked at No.49 in German charts.[2]

Track listing[edit]

No.TitleLyricsMusicLength
1."Save My Life"Marco Heubaum, Lisa MiddelhauveHeubaum3:56
2."Vampire"L. Middelhauve, Nils MiddelhauveHeubaum4:31
3."Beware"L. MiddelhauveHeubaum, L. Middelhauve3:21
4."Emotional Man"N. MiddelhauveN. Middelhauve4:03
5."Salomé"L. MiddelhauveHeubaum6:11
6."Only for the Stars in Your Eyes"L. MiddelhauveHeubaum, L. Middelhauve3:17
7."Firestorm"L. MiddelhauveHeubaum4:50
8."A New Age"N. MiddelhauveN. Middelhauve3:37
9."The Wind and the Ocean"L. MiddelhauveL. Middelhauve3:24
10."Sisters of the Light"L. MiddelhauveHeubaum, L. Middelhauve3:37
11."Sleeping Dogs Lie"N. MiddelhauveHeubaum, N. Middelhauve4:11
12."On My Way"N. MiddelhauveN. Middelhauve3:51
13."Sisters of the Light" (Xandria on Extasy version, remixed by Chai Deveraux of Jesus on Extasy, *only on certain releases)L. MiddelhauveHeubaum, L. Middelhauve5:07
Total length:54:00

Personnel[edit]

Xandria
  • Lisa Middelhauve – vocals, grunts on "Firestorm"
  • Marco Heubaum – guitar, keyboards
  • Philip Restemeier – guitar
  • Nils Middelhauve – bass
  • Gerit Lamm – drums
Additional personnel[3]
  • Henning Verlage – keyboards
  • Britta Sumkötter, Marcus Langer – artwork design
  • Jörg Umbreit – engineer
  • Von Uslar – photography
  • Mika Tauriainen - male vocals on tracks 4 and 6

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Xandria - Salomé - The Seventh Veil". Encyclopaedia Metallum. Retrieved 2012-04-20. 
  2. ^ "Xandria, Salomé – The Seventh Veil". charts.de. Retrieved 2014-01-27. 
  3. ^ "Salomé – The Seventh Veil". discogs.com. Retrieved 2014-01-27. 

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