Its metal but it's not brutal hammering metal. $24.87. 6. Veniality - Previously Unreleased Track 04:36. LP-FLEETWOOD MAC-GREATEST HITS NEW VINYL RECORD. Track listing is 1. Your recently viewed items and featured recommendations, Select the department you want to search in. I now struggle to decide which CD to play because the second disc is so good. Reviewed in the United States on September 6, 2019. [7], The album was re-released on 23 March 2013, which coincided with Epica’s 10th anniversary Retrospect show, as a 2-disc expanded edition by Epica’s former record label Transmission Records.[8][9]. Facade Of Reality (The Embrace That Smothers - Part V) 08:12 This album kind of sounds like a soundtrack to a movie or play though not Phantom of the Opera though; that's Sir Andrew Lloyd Webber's work. Impasse Of Thoughts / I can't see you, I can't hear you, do you still exist / I can't feel you, I can't touch you, do you exist / (The Phantom Agony / I 2. "The Phantom Agony" Track Info. Epica: The Phantom Agony. "The Phantom Agony" is divided into three parts: I. To calculate the overall star rating and percentage breakdown by star, we don’t use a simple average. Impasse Of Thoughts; II. 8. Epica - The Phantom Agony (Letra e música para ouvir) - [I. Initially I wondered what the purpose of this was until I listened to it. The Phantom Agony (single version) Lyrics: (I. Epica's music in my opinion is Symphonic/Metal/Rock at it's best. The album was produced by Sascha Paeth (known for having produced bands such as Angra , Rhapsody of Fire and Kamelot ) and released in June 2003. Feint, for instance, has a completely different feel in its album version versus the more stripped down "extra" piano version. It is the first album recorded by guitarist Mark Jansen after his departure from the band After Forever. Instead, our system considers things like how recent a review is and if the reviewer bought the item on Amazon. Its amazing actually. The Phantom Agony 08:59 The first three parts can be found on Prison of Desire(2000), After Forever's debut album, and the following thre… Complete your Epica collection. Do we dream at night Or do we share the same old fantasy? We are afraid of all the things that could not be A phantom agony. It was released in 2003 by the Dutch label Transmission Records. Between Hope And Despair; III. The Phantom Agony is a music studio album recording by EPICA (Progressive Metal/Progressive Rock) released in 2003 on cd, lp / vinyl and/or cassette. It was released in 2003 by the Dutch label Transmission Records. This expanded version comes with a second cd which has orchestral versions of most of the tracks on cd 1. Discover releases, reviews, credits, songs, and more about Epica - The Phantom Agony at Discogs. This is not only one of the finest symphonic metal albums ever made but also right up there in classically influenced rock music, all the way back to things like 'Close to the Edge' and 'Atom Heart Mother'. Reviewed in the United States on September 23, 2013. Only entertaiment Recorded at the Gate Studio, Wolfsburg, Germany between January & March 2003, except the piano recorded at the Vox Klangstudio, Hamburg, Germany on February 19th 2003. Cry For The Moon (The Embrace That Smothers - Part IV) 06:44 Epica . The Phantom Agony - Expanded Edition comes with a second CD with just the orchestral backing to the tracks on it. Epica - The Phantom Agony (Letras y canción para escuchar) - [I. On this album, Jansen continues with the collection of songs that make up The Embrace That Smothers. Reviewed in the United Kingdom on May 2, 2014. The Phantom Agony - Expanded Edition comes with a second CD with just the orchestral backing to the tracks on it. Reviewed in the United States on June 17, 2020, So many good songs if you like this kind of music, Reviewed in the United States on May 24, 2015. Songs start at $0.99. Reviewed in the United Kingdom on July 13, 2014. Initially I wondered what the purpose of this was until I listened to it. It's not their best (for me, that's Divine Conspiracy), but it is worth the investment at least. / I can't feel you, I can't touch you / Do you exist? The themes on the record are also extremely thought-provoking continuing Mark Jansen's critique of religion and including the outstanding 'Feint' written following the murder of controversial Dutch politician Pim Fortuyn. Nevermore In the booklet, the names of all tracks after 1-9 are accompanied by the text "0:00" Tracks 1-10 and 1-11 are listed as being from 2003 CDM - TMS-039 Epica (2) - The Phantom Agony $31.67. "The Phantom Agony" was the first single. It was released in 2003 by the Dutch label Transmission … Still, I really enjoyed having the variety. Epica - The Phantom Agony. I now struggle to decide which CD to play because the second disc is so good. Living up to their band's name, the six members of the Dutch gothic-metal group Epica — led by After Forever's former guitarist and gruff vocalist Mark Jansen and surreal mezzo-soprano singer Simone Simons — have recorded an over-the-top debut album bursting with class (even though it's a wee too long). 1 Format: CD, Album DVD, DVD-Video, NTSC All Media, Reissue, Collector's Edition. 5. 4. Simone Simons (who I think was still a teenager when it was recorded) has a highly distinctive mezzo voice (she's since moved more towards a higher range soprano) and sounds rather like an angelic choirboy. Shipping is $3.00. This item will ship to United States, but the seller has not specified shipping options. Brief content visible, double tap to read full content. Reviewed in the United States on December 24, 2019. I'm quite a new fan of Epica, & I'm really pleased that they re-released this album. Illusive Consensus 05:00 If you like metal but need a break from the traditional this masterpiece is what you need. I would suggest this to someone who's looking for a metal fix plus fresh sound each time. Preview, buy, and download songs from the album The Phantom Agony (Expanded Edition), including "Adyta (The Neverending Embrace)," "Sensorium," "Cry for the Moon (The Embrace That Smothers Part 4)," and many more. The Phantom Agony I can't taste you, I can't think of you Do we exist at all? I like this group. So not just for those who like metal but anyone who enjoys progressive rock and even opera fans. There was an error retrieving your Wish Lists. Reviewed in the United Kingdom on October 29, 2013. Its melodic it's aggressive it's well epic. The Phantom Agony is the first full-length studio album by Dutch symphonic metal band Epica. The second CD is AMAZING. This expanded version comes with a second cd which has orchestral versions of most of the tracks on cd 1. I am a silhouette of the person wandering in my dreams (our dreams reveal us things, they are a form of communication with our inner voice. Unable to add item to List. Reviewed in the United Kingdom on October 25, 2015. Phantom Agony Cd . Help others learn more about this product by uploading a video! I'm quite a new fan of Epica, & I'm really pleased that they re-released this album. There's a problem loading this menu right now. I'm quite a new fan of Epica, & I'm really pleased that they re-released this album. Impasse Of Thoughts / I can't see you, I can't hear you, do you still exist / I can't feel you, I can't touch you, do you exist / (The Phantom Agony / I 9. They give me my metal fix and they aren't the kind of group you can get sick of hearing after a couple repeats of a few songs. Do we dream at night Or do we share the same old fantasy? These songs deal with the dangers of organized religion. I have just ordered ‘Oblivion’ in the same format which should arrive soon. Please try again. All lyrics are written by Mark Jansen, except where noted. This was even better than what I expected. They write in a way that sounds fresh each time you listen to it; that's what I like about a group. Free shipping. 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Release Date 5 June 2003 The Phantom Agony is the first full-length studio album by Dutch symphonic metal band Epica. Prime members enjoy FREE Delivery and exclusive access to music, movies, TV shows, original audio series, and Kindle books. I have recently also got hold of ‘Holographic Principle’ on CD - pretty good stuff! Adyta (The Neverending Embrace) 01:27 The first three parts can be found on Prison of Desire (2000), After Forever's debut album, and the following three parts can be found on The Divine Conspiracy (2007), Epica's third album. If I had known how good this Album was years ago I would have paid the extra cost of having the CD shipped from overseas. 9 songs (51'51) Release year: 2003 Epica, Transmission Records. After viewing product detail pages, look here to find an easy way to navigate back to pages you are interested in. Dutch guitarist/vocalist Mark Jansen unveiled his highly anticipated post- After Forever undertaking -- a new orchestral metal project named Epica -- via 2004's The Phantom Agony … They are both great. On this album, Jansen continues with the collection of songs that make up The Embrace That Smothers. 3. Great value and good quality, especially for a first album. The Phantom Agony I can't taste you, I can't think of you, Do we exist at all? I have owned a copy of ‘The Score’ for some years on SACD. Sensorium 04:48 This album, as with all their albums is an absolute joy to listen to. Gothic Metal. The Phantom Agony - Expanded Edition comes with a second CD with just the orchestral backing to the tracks on it. A Phantom Agony (a phantom i.e a ghost isn't afraid of death and future the things that scares us most of all.) Epica has been described as over-the-top, which is true, but at least it's done in a good way. Transmission Records. Being my first Epics album I can't compare but I really enjoy it. Reviewed by Jack. Epica (2) ‎– The Phantom Agony Label: Not On Label (Epica) ‎– none Format: Cassette, Album, Unofficial Release Country: Released: Genre: Rock. The Phantom Agony is the first full-length studio album by Dutch symphonic metal band Epica. It also analyzes reviews to verify trustworthiness. The Phantom Agony is the first full-length studio album by Dutch symphonic metal band Epica. Please try again. I have this album for a long time and I simply love it. Free shipping. 7. Buy the album for $9.99. I love this album I started to discovering epica on YouTube I loved them right away Simone Simons voice is beautiful. I now struggle to decide which CD to play because the second disc is so good. Previo a cambiar su nombre por el actual, Epica (el cual fue inspirado por el álbum de la banda Kamelot de mismo nombre), produjeron un demo como Sahara Dust titulado “Cry For The Moon“.Ya hacia el año 2003 lanzarían su álbum debut, “The Phantom Agony“, en el que nos centraremos a continuación. Excellent value for money too. This expanded version comes with a second cd which has orchestral versions of most of the tracks on cd 1. Between hope and despair] The future doesn't pass And the past won't overtake the present All that remains is an obsolete illusion We are afraid of all the things that could not be A phantom agony Do we dream at night Or do we share the same old fantasy? This album, as with all their albums is an absolute joy to listen to. All credits adapted from the original release.[10]. 2004 digipack CD import version of 2003 album from Dutch Metal band Epica with a previously unreleased bonus track. Not sure why it took so long because its some of their best original work. Epica Vs Attack On Titan Songs (2018) 8-track vinyl LP EP NEW/SEALED. Impasse of Thoughts) / I can't see you, I can't hear you / Do you still exist? I have waiting for years for this to be available as a digital download. Disc is in very good condition with little if any wear. Initially I wondered what the purpose of this was until I listened to it. Epica is the new band of former guitarist of After Forever Mark Jansen. Reviewed in the United States on July 15, 2015. -"The Phantom Agony" Recording information: Edited at the Private Universe Studio, Wolfsburg, Germany between January & March 2003. Style: Symphonic Metal, Gothic Metal. Audio CD, Extra tracks, Import, September 1, 2003. Style: Symphonic Metal. Rock music at its absolute peak. This is the title track from the 2002 Epica album The Phantom Agony and is a song about human existence, with all the doubts and fears that we, as humans, have. The Phantom Agony - Expanded Edition comes with a second CD with just the orchestral backing to the tracks on it. Reviewed in the United States on July 8, 2013. Run For A Fall 06:32 Epica is one of my favorite bands... since the very first time I was introduced to them by a friend (around the time they released this very album). It is the first album recorded by guitarist Mark Jansen after his departure from the band After Forever. This album, as with all their albums is an absolute joy to listen to. 100 Record Storage Sleeves Plastic Outer 33 RPM LP Covers Album Holders Max Pro. Epica (2) ‎– The Phantom Agony Label: Transmission Records ‎– TM-036 Format: CD, Album Country: Netherlands Sortie: 17 Jun 2003 Genre: Rock. $41.92. The Phantom Agony Official video.No copyright violation intented. ... first Epics album I can't compare but I really enjoy it. Seif Al Din (The Embrace That Smothers - Part VI) 05:47 Popular. The future doesn't pass And the past won't overtake the present All that remains is an obsolete illusion. It was released in 2003 by the Dutch label Transmission Records. It is the first album recorded by guitarist Mark Jansen after his departure from the band After Forever . [II. Some of the songs don't benefit from having multiple versions on the same album (and the Casio keyboard caught my ear a touch too often in a couple of those less-than-perfect versions). Este álbum muestra el fuerte comienzo de esta flamante banda, … 10. Shipping and handling. EPICA - THE PHANTOM AGONY - EXPANDED EDITION. Feint 04:19 Epica (2) ‎– The Phantom Agony Label: Avalon ‎– MIZP-60008 Série: DIVA Collector's Edition Series – Vol. The Phantom Agony even includes live strings, horns, and choir, something that many "symphonic" metal acts cannot boast. Reviewed in the United States on March 18, 2020, Reviewed in the United Kingdom on November 15, 2016. First Album. 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