Souvenirs (The Gathering album)
|Studio album by The Gathering|
|Released||February 24, 2003|
|Genre||Trip hop, alternative rock|
|The Gathering chronology|
|Chronicles of Chaos|||
Souvenirs is the seventh studio album by Dutch alternative rock band The Gathering. It was released on February 24, 2003 through independent label Psychonaut Records; the label was founded by the band in 1999. Souvenirs was the first full-length release from The Gathering since parting ways with Century Media, and the first full-length release for Psychonaut Records.
The album was recorded at E-Sound, Weesp, Loud Amsterdam and A1 Amsterdam during 2002 and 2003 under the guidance of producer Zlaya Hadzich. The album was engineered by Zlaya Hadzich, Sietze Gardenier, David Klooker & Ignaz Bruens; mixed at A1, Loud & E-Sound by Zlaya Hadzich, René Rutten & Michael Buyens; and mastered by Alan Ward at Electric City.
This is the final studio album to feature original bassist Hugo Prinsen Geerligs.
All music composed by The Gathering and Zlaya Hadzich.
|1.||"These Good People"||Anneke van Giersbergen||5:55|
|2.||"Even the Spirits are Afraid"||Anneke van Giersbergen||5:13|
|3.||"Broken Glass"||Anneke van Giersbergen||4:59|
|4.||"You Learn About It"||Anneke van Giersbergen||5:09|
|5.||"Souvenirs"||Anneke van Giersbergen||6:07|
|6.||"We Just Stopped Breathing"||Zlaya Hadzich||6:52|
|8.||"Golden Grounds"||Anneke van Giersbergen||4:53|
|9.||"Jelena"||Anneke van Giersbergen||10:10|
|10.||"A Life All Mine"||Trickster G., Anneke van Giersbergen||5:08|
The CD version also contains a track in the pregap called "Telson". On the vinyl edition of this album, Telson is the final track.
|Dutch Albums Chart||47|
|German Albums Chart||90|
- Artwork, Design – iNDEX Utrecht
- Composed By, Performer, Arranged By – The Gathering, Zlaya Hadzich
- Engineer – David Klooker, Ignaz Bruens, Sietze Gardenier, Zlaya Hadzich
- Lyrics By – Anneke van Giersbergen (tracks: 1 to 5, 8 to 10), Trickster G. (tracks: 10), Zlaya Hadzich (tracks: 6, 7)
- Mastered By – Alan Ward
- Mixed By – Michael Buyens, René Rutten, Zlaya Hadzich
- Photography By – Esther Marbus
- Photography By [Flowers] – Niels Coppes
- Producer – Zlaya Hadzich
- True, Chris (2003-05-07). "Souvenirs - The Gathering : Songs, Reviews, Credits, Awards". Allmusic.com. Retrieved 2012-06-04.
- Psychonaut Records – PSYN0004CD