Sirius B (album)

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Sirius B
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Studio album by
Released24 May 2004
Recorded2003
Genre Symphonic metal
Length56:58
Label Nuclear Blast
NB 1252-2
Digipack: NB 1295-0
Producer Lars Nissen, Therion
Therion chronology
Lemuria
(2004)
Sirius B
(2004)
Atlantis Lucid Dreaming
(2005)
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Sirius B is the twelfth full-length musical album by the symphonic metal band Therion. The album title refers to the star Sirius B. It was released simultaneously with Lemuria . [1] The cover artwork was by Thomas Ewerhard.

Contents

Track listing

  1. "The Blood of Kingu" – 5:45
  2. "Son of the Sun" – 5:35
  3. "The Khlysti Evangelist" – 5:38
  4. "Dark Venus Persephone" – 4:02
  5. "Kali Yuga, Part 1" – 3:27
  6. "Kali Yuga, Part 2" – 5:48
  7. "The Wondrous World of Punt" – 7:19
  8. "Melek Taus" – 5:31
  9. "Call of Dagon" – 4:14
  10. "Sirius B" – 3:43
  11. "Voyage of Gurdjieff (The Fourth Way)" – 5:56

Development

In an interview with Global Domination, Johnsson said that the album title is a reference to the twin star to the ordinary Sirius A. [1]

The album makes references to ancient culture and mythology:

Personnel

Guest musicians

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References

  1. 1 2 "Interviews - Christofer Johnsson". Global Domination.se. January 21, 2005. Archived from the original on July 14, 2014.