Shrine of New Generation Slaves

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Shrine of New Generation Slaves
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Studio album by Riverside
Released 21 January 2013
Recorded Serakos Studio, Warsaw, Poland, 2012
Genre Progressive rock, progressive metal
Length 50:59
Label Mystic Production
InsideOut Music
Producer Riverside, Magda and Robert Srzedniccy
Riverside chronology
Anno Domini High Definition
(2009)Anno Domini High Definition2009
Shrine of New Generation Slaves
Love, Fear and the Time Machine
(2015)Love, Fear and the Time Machine2015
Professional ratings
Review scores
Source Rating
Sputnikmusic 4/5 stars[1]
Allmusic (favorable)[2]
Bloody Disgusting 4.5/5 stars[3]

Shrine of New Generation Slaves is the fifth studio album by Polish progressive rock band Riverside. The album was released on 18 January 2013 in Poland, 21 January in the rest of Europe and 5 February in the USA. It is available in four different formats: digital, 1CD jewelcase, 2CDs mediabook, and 2LP vinyl. The latter two contain two bonus tracks. The author of the art booklets is, as is the case with all the previous albums, Travis Smith.[4] The first single, "Celebrity Touch", was released on 17 December 2012 and a videoclip for the song, directed by Mateusz Winkiel, was released on 14 January 2013.

Track list[edit]

All lyrics written by Mariusz Duda; all music composed by Riverside.

No. Title Length
1. "New Generation Slave" 4:17
2. "The Depth of Self-Delusion" 7:39
3. "Celebrity Touch" 6:48
4. "We Got Used to Us" 4:12
5. "Feel Like Falling" 5:17
6. "Deprived (Irretrievably Lost Imagination)" 8:26
7. "Escalator Shrine" 12:41
8. "Coda" 1:39
Limited 2 CD edition and vinyl edition bonus tracks
No. Title Length
1. "Night Session - Part One" 10:45
2. "Night Session - Part Two" 11:22


Guest Personnel
  • Marcin Odyniec - Soprano sax on 'Deprived' and alto sax on 'Night Session - Part Two'


Chart (2010) Peak
Polish Albums Chart[5] 2
German Albums Chart[6] 33
Dutch Albums Chart[7] 28