Icon - Paradise Lost
Track Listing
  1. Embers Fire
  2. Remembrance
  3. Forging Sympathy
  4. Joys of the Emptiness
  5. Dying Freedom
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  1. Embers Fire
  2. Remembrance
  3. Forging Sympathy
  4. Joys of the Emptiness
  5. Dying Freedom
  6. Widow
  7. Colossal Rains
  8. Weeping Words
  9. Poison
  10. True Belief
  11. Shallow Seasons
  12. Christendom
  13. Deus Misereatur
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Icon represents a turning point for Paradise Lost: vocalist Nick Holmes loses the limiting growl in favor of a James Hetfield-style bark and Gregorian chants, while mastermind Gregor Mackintosh (lead guitar) further perfects his brand of baroque metal. Although older fans were beginning to protest that the band was becoming a sellout, this album retains the harsh edge of earlier albums while refining a more artistic vision for the band. Experimentation fits in flawlessly with the new sound: synthesized strings on "Embers ...

Icon 2006, Music for Nations

UPC: 828768291528

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Icon 1993, Metal Blade

UPC: 039841402124

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