Eternity (Anathema album)

Eternity is the third album by the British rock band Anathema. It was released on 11 November 1996 through Peaceville Records.

Eternity
Anathema Eternity.jpg
Studio album by
Released11 November 1996
Recorded1996
StudioThe Windings, Wales
Genre
Length57:54
LabelPeaceville
ProducerTony Platt
Anathema chronology
The Silent Enigma
(1995)
Eternity
(1996)
Alternative 4
(1998)

BackgroundEdit

Professional ratings
Review scores
SourceRating
AllMusic      [1]
Silencio Hungary      [2]

Eternity moves away from the death-doom style of Anathema's first two albums, featuring heavier use of keyboards and mostly clean vocals. It features a version of Roy Harper's track "Hope".

It is the last album with drummer John Douglas before his return to the band in 1998.

Track listingEdit

No.TitleLength
1."Sentient" (D. Cavanagh)2:59
2."Angelica" (lyrics by Patterson/music by D. Cavanagh)5:51
3."The Beloved" (lyrics by V. Cavanagh/music by D. Cavanagh)4:44
4."Eternity Part I" (Patterson)5:35
5."Eternity Part II" (Patterson)3:12
6."Hope" (Roy Harper cover) (David Gilmour, Roy Harper)5:55
7."Suicide Veil" (lyrics by Patterson/music by D. Cavanagh, Patterson)5:11
8."Radiance" (D. Cavanagh)5:52
9."Far Away" (Patterson)5:30
10."Eternity Part III" (Patterson)4:44
11."Cries on the Wind" (lyrics by Patterson/music by D. Cavanagh, Patterson)5:01
12."Ascension" (D. Cavanagh)3:20
Total length:57:54
Japanese edition bonus tracks
No.TitleLength
13."Far Away" (acoustic)5:23
14."Eternity, Part III" (acoustic)5:06
15."Sleepless '96"4:30
Total length:72:53

PersonnelEdit

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ Taylor, Robert. Eternity - Anathema at AllMusic. Retrieved 14 April 2020.
  2. ^ "Archived copy". Archived from the original on 31 March 2012. Retrieved 3 September 2011.{{cite web}}: CS1 maint: archived copy as title (link)