release date: 28-02-2020
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Limited Edition of strictly 500 copies worldwide – incl. 20 pages booklet!
File: Dead Can Dance, Stoa, Love is Colder than Death…
After the highly acclaimed 2019 full length release "Colors Hidden Within the Gray", AUTUMN TEARS has wasted no time. We are thrilled to present their newest offering "The Air below the Water", featuring 90 minutes of brand new music and presented as a double CD set. Among the 40+ talented musicians and vocalists featured will include classical / opera singer & composer Caroline Clarke (Trovatori), singer / songwriter Tamar Singer (Zeresh, Cruel Wonders, Necromishka), singer & composer / vocal coach Anne "Anaé" Laurent (Anaé & The Petrichor, Adrana), classical crossover vocalist Lady Debbie Delwynne (Lacrymosa Aeterna), tenor opera vocalist Darren Clarke (Trovatori), renowned virtuoso violinist Maria Grigoryeva,and lead vocalist Agnete Mangnes Kirkevaag from the legendary Norwegian progressive metal act Madder Mortem. Also returning are singer / songwriters Brona McVittie and Nathan Nasby.
The album features a fully orchestrated, classical ensemble as well as world instruments in- cluding kamancheh, bansuri and duduk to add another layer of diversity to our ever evolving sound. Ocean field recordings by Michael Zolotov (Kadaver, Necromishka) for that touch of classic 90’s Autumn Tears nostalgia.
The 2CD set will be limited to 500 copies Worldwide and features a 20 page lyric booklet lavishly illustrated with paintings by award winning artist Miranda Meeks.
TRACKS CD1: 01 The Calling 02 Sentient Idols 03 Dreaming Deeper 04 Finding our Way Home 05 Convalescence 06 In the Glade 07 The Air below the Water 08 The Sky beneath the Sea 09 A Loss for Words
TRACKS CD2:CD2: 01 The sleeping Storm 02 Neither here nor there 03 So far away 04 Metamorphosis 05 Stagnation 06 Closer to the Sun 07 Two Trees 08 The Cleansing 09 And the We disappear