Vovin (album)

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Vovin
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Studio album by
Released4 May 1998
RecordedOctober 1997 − January 1998
StudioWoodhouse Studios (Hagen, Germany)
Genre Symphonic metal
Length52:10
Label Nuclear Blast
NB 317-2
Producer Siegfried Bemm
Therion chronology
A'arab Zaraq – Lucid Dreaming
(1997)
Vovin
(1998)
Crowning of Atlantis
(1999)
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Vovin (in Enochian VOVIN, VOVINA means dragon ) is the seventh full-length musical album by symphonic metal band Therion. It is their bestselling album, selling over 150,000 copies in Europe alone. [2] Even though it was released under the name Therion, Christofer Johnsson regards this as his solo album, as it was recorded entirely with studio musicians who were not members of the band.

Contents

Track listing

  1. "The Rise of Sodom and Gomorrah" - 6:45
  2. "Birth of Venus Illegitima" - 5:13
  3. "Wine of Aluqah" - 5:02
  4. "Clavicula Nox" - 8:47
  5. "The Wild Hunt" - 3:47
  6. "Eye of Shiva" - 6:17
  7. "Black Sun" - 5:08
  8. "Draconian Trilogy: The Opening" - 1:28
  9. "Draconian Trilogy: Morning Star" - 3:34
  10. "Draconian Trilogy: Black Diamonds" - 2:56
  11. "Raven of Dispersion" - 5:57

All music written by Christofer Johnsson. All lyrics written by Thomas Karlsson

Credits

Guest artists

Choir

Indigo Orchestra

Orchestration was made by Indigo Orchestra:

Single

Notes

  1. ^ Bonus track

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References

  1. Ankeny, Jason. Allmusic (ed.). "Vovin".
  2. "Archived copy". Archived from the original on 2012-02-06. Retrieved 2012-02-06.CS1 maint: archived copy as title (link)