At the Arena ov Aion – Live Apostasy

At the Arena ov Aion – Live Apostasy is the first live album by the Polish extreme metal band Behemoth. It was released on 31 October 2008 through Regain Records.[3] The album was recorded live at La Loco in Paris, France on 17 February 2008 during the European Apostasy tour. The record was then mixed and edited in the Antfarm Studio, Denmark in June 2008. Additional editing took place in the Soundsgreat Studio in Poland during April and May 2008. The record was then mastered in the Cutting Room Studios, Stockholm in July 2008.[4]

At the Arena ov Aion – Live Apostasy
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Live album by
Released31 October 2008 (2008-10-31)
Recorded17 February 2008
Paris, France
GenreDeath metal, blackened death metal
Length65:34
LabelRegain, Victor Entertainment
ProducerBehemoth
Behemoth chronology
The Apostasy
(2007)
At the Arena ov Aion – Live Apostasy
(2008)
Ezkaton
(2008)
Professional ratings
Review scores
SourceRating
Chronicles of Chaos9/10 stars[1]
Teraz Rock3/5 stars[2]

The live album was also released as a digibook including 17 tracks. A limited metalbox edition (including a patch, a guitar pick and 2 bonus songs) was announced but never came to fruition due to Regain Records financial problems.

Track listingEdit

No.TitleLyricsMusicLength
1."Rome 64 e.v."Nergal1:34
2."Slaying the Prophets Ov Isa"NergalNergal3:39
3."Antichristian Phenomenon"NergalNergal4:13
4."Demigod"NergalNergal3:35
5."From the Pagan Vastlands"Tomasz KrajewskiNergal3:56
6."Conquer All"NergalNergal4:17
7."Prometherion"NergalNergal3:13
8."Drum Solo"Inferno1:14
9."Slaves Shall Serve"Krzysztof AzarewiczNergal3:07
10."As Above So Below"Krzysztof AzarewiczNergal5:46
11."At the Left Hand Ov God"Nergal, Krzysztof AzarewiczNergal4:57
12."Summoning Ov the Ancient Ones"NergalNergal5:23
13."Christgrinding Avenue"NergalNergal4:04
14."Christians to the Lions"NergalNergal3:16
15."Sculpting the Throne Ov Seth"NergalNergal4:55
16."Decade Ov Therion"Krzysztof AzarewiczNergal2:47
17."Chant for Ezkaton 2000 e.v."Krzysztof AzarewiczNergal5:28
Bonus tracks

Bonus tracks that were supposed to be included in metalbox version only (never released)

No.TitleLyricsMusicLength
18."I Got Erection" (Turbonegro cover)   
19."Pure Evil & Hate"NergalNergal 

PersonnelEdit

Release historyEdit

Region Date Label
Europe 31 October 2008 Regain Records
Japan 19 November 2008 Victor Entertainment

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ Smit, Jackie. "Review: At the Arena ov Aion – Live Apostasy". Chronicles of Chaos. Retrieved 23 August 2009.
  2. ^ Wewiór, Łukasz. "Behemoth "At the Arena ov Aion – Live Apostasy" review" (in Polish). Teraz Rock. Retrieved 2014-02-03.
  3. ^ "Behemoth: Live Album Details Revealed". blabbermouth.net. 2008-08-21. Archived from the original on 12 September 2008. Retrieved 2008-09-21.
  4. ^ "Behemoth (3) - At The Arena Ov Aion - Live Apostasy (CD, Enh, Dig) at Discogs". Retrieved 2009-08-17.