Sonata Arctica re-recording Ecliptica
2014-08-22 by Sabrutin | 8 Comments
Directly from their Facebook page:

While currently on yet another successful World Tour, this time to support their latest studio-album Pariah’s Child, Finnish Melodic Metal heroes
Sonata Arctica swung by the studio to re-record their debut album Ecliptica, which was released 15 years ago.

This new version will be released on October 24th under the banner "Ecliptica – Revisited; 15th Anniversary Edition" on Nuclear Blast.

Here is the expected new cover artwork: http://puu.sh/b3lmO/436ef735f2.jpg
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ChoccyPhilly
August 22nd 2014
6567 Comments


They don't need to re record it though! I get the feeling it won't have the original feel if they do re record it. After all, the whole album doesn't even take itself seriously half the time

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TheAJMetal
August 22nd 2014
80 Comments


This is weird, considering I've been doing a discography listen of them.
I was never a big Ecliptica fan, but hearing it with decent production would be interesting. I'll
definitely check this out, even though I'm not too huge on the band to begin with. The cover alone has
me interested.

Sabrutin
August 22nd 2014
875 Comments


I think it's a good idea! The original has some flaws (like Tony's singing in the opener) that could
be corrected in this new version. Maybe playing this will make them remember how to play power metal.

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ChoccyPhilly
August 22nd 2014
6567 Comments


Considering that Pariah's Child was supposed to be them "returning to their roots" maybe it'll produce a better album. Ecliptica does have decent production anyway

Sabrutin
August 22nd 2014
875 Comments


Yeah but after hearing the beautiful "Larger Than Life" Ecliptica might get better (speaking of vocals). I hope they'll include "Mary-Lou".

ChoccyPhilly
August 22nd 2014
6567 Comments


Larger Than Life was definitely a step in the right direction but it still had some awful moments. The entire album was too cheesy but it could get better. I do get the feeling that Tony has worn out his songwriting capabilities now that the majority of that duty rests on him now

Mabbitt
August 22nd 2014
1367 Comments


I can't imagine it sounding any different lol.

Xenorazr
August 23rd 2014
442 Comments


I'm interested. Wish they'd post a track that gives us an idea of what it'll sound like.



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