Tall Poppy Syndrome (album)

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Tall Poppy Syndrome
Cover tallpoppy.jpg
Studio album by Leprous
Released May 5, 2009
Recorded August 2008
Genre Progressive metal, progressive rock, avant-garde metal, progressive death metal
Length 63:04
Label Sensory Records
Leprous chronology
Tall Poppy Syndrome
Professional ratings
Review scores
Source Rating
About.com 4.5/5 stars[1]
AllMusic.com 3.5/5 stars[2]

Tall Poppy Syndrome is the first studio album released by the Norwegian progressive metal band, Leprous. It was recorded and mixed at Black Lounge Studio/The Abyss by Jonas Kjellgren, mastered at West West Side by Alan Douchess. The music is composed by the whole band and the lyrics are the work of Halvor Strand and Tor Oddmund Suhrke. Art Design by Ritxi Ostariz.

Track listing[edit]

All lyrics written by Halvor Strand and Tor Oddmund Suhrke; all music composed by Leprous.

No. Title Length
1. "Passing" 8:31
2. "Phantom Pain" 6:51
3. "Dare You" 6:46
4. "Fate" 4:38
5. "He Will Kill Again" 7:32
6. "Not Even A Name" 8:47
7. "Tall Poppy Syndrome" 8:28
8. "White" 11:31
Total length: 63:04


  • Einar Solberg - keyboards, vocals
  • Tor Oddmund Suhrke - guitars, vocals
  • Øystein Landsverk - guitars, backing vocals
  • Halvor Strand - bass guitar
  • Tobias Ørnes Andersen - drums