Solar Soul

Solar Soul is the seventh album by the Swiss heavy metal band Samael, released on 1 June 2007 through Nuclear Blast.

Solar Soul
Solar soul album.jpg
Studio album by
Released1 June 2007 (2007-06-01)
RecordedSummer/fall 2006
StudioThe Cube, Albertine and Roystone Studios, Switzerland
GenreIndustrial metal, symphonic metal
Length46:45
LabelNuclear Blast
ProducerWaldemar Sorychta, Xy
Samael chronology
Era One
(2006)
Solar Soul
(2007)
Above
(2009)
Professional ratings
Review scores
SourceRating
AllMusic2.5/5 stars[1]
Rock Hard8/10[2]

Track listingEdit

All lyrics are written by Vorph; all music is composed by Xy.

No.TitleLength
1."Solar Soul"3:44
2."Promised Land"3:58
3."Slavocracy"3:31
4."Western Ground"4:06
5."On the Rise"3:51
6."Alliance"3:41
7."Suspended Time"3:44
8."Valkyries' New Ride"3:54
9."AVE!"4:15
10."Quasar Waves"3:37
11."Architect"3:51
12."Olympus"4:39

PersonnelEdit

SamaelEdit

Additional musiciansEdit

Technical personnelEdit

  • Waldemar Sorychta – production
  • D-Teck – engineering
  • Stéphane Loup – engineering
  • Stefan Glaumann – mixing
  • Tor Ingvarsson – Pro Tools assistant
  • Henrik Jonsson – mastering
  • Patrick Pidoux – front cover, additional graphics
  • Edi Maurer – portraits
  • Petri de Pità – band picture
  • Carsten Drescher – layouts

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ Rivadavia, Eduardo. Samael: Solar Soul at AllMusic. Retrieved 24 November 2011.
  2. ^ Schiffbauer, Conny (2007). "Samael: Solar Soul". Rock Hard (in German). Rock Hard Verlags- und Handels- GmbH (242). ISSN 1437-8140. Retrieved 16 October 2016.