The Longest Year

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The Longest Year
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ReleasedMarch 15, 2010
RecordedJuly–August 2009
StudioGhost Ward, Stockholm
Label Peaceville Records [1]
Katatonia chronology
Night is the New Day
The Longest Year
Dead End Kings

The Longest Year is an EP by Swedish band Katatonia, released in 2010 by Peaceville Records. [2]



The EP features the title track originally released on Katatonia's eighth studio album Night Is the New Day , and the previously unreleased track "Sold Heart". [1] The videos for "The Longest Year" and "Day & Then the Shade" were directed by Charlie Granberg and Lasse Hoile, respectively. [3] The versions of "Day & Then the Shade" and "Idle Blood" are remixed versions of songs that previously appeared on their full-length album preceding this release, Night is the New Day . [3]

Track listing

All tracks are written by Jonas Renkse, except where noted.

1."The Longest Year" 4:42
2."Sold Heart" 4:31
3."Day & Then the Shade" (Frank Default remix) 5:35
4."Idle Blood" (Linje 14) Anders Nyström 3:23
5."The Longest Year" (video)) 4:06
6."Day and Then the Shade" (video) 4:26

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  2. Katatonia - The Longest Year EP Details Revealed 18 February 2010. Retrieved on 24 February 2010.
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