Ayreon ‎– The Final Experiment

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Inside Out Music ‎– IOMCD 202, Inside Out Music ‎– 4083-2
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Prologue
Prologue (3:17)
1-001a The Time Telepathy Experiment
Voice – Edward Reekers
1-001b Overture
1-001c Ayreon's Quest
Voice – Edward Reekers
Act I: The Dawning
The Awareness (6:36)
1-002a The Premonition
1-002b Dreamtime (Words Become A Song)
Backing Vocals – Mirjam Van Doorn, Debby SchreuderBass – Arjen Lucassen*Lead Vocals – Edward Reekers
1-002c The Awakening
Eyes Of Time (5:06)
1-003a Eyes Of Time
Backing Vocals – Mirjam Van Doorn, Debby Schreuder, René Merkelbach, Arjen Lucassen*Bass – Peter VinkLead Vocals – Lenny Wolf
1-003b Brainwaves
Bass – Peter Vink
The Banishment (11:08)
1-004a A New Dawn
Arranged By – C. Determeijer*
1-004b The Gathering
Bass – Jolanda Verduijn
1-004c The Accusation
Backing Vocals – Mirjam Van Doorn, Debby Schreuder, René Merkelbach, Arjen Lucassen*Bass – Jolanda VerduijnLead Vocals – Robert Soeterboek
1-004d The Banishment
Backing Vocals – Mirjam Van Doorn, Debby SchreuderBass – Peter Vink
1-004e Oblivion
Bass – Peter VinkLead Vocals – Jan-Chris de Koeyer
Act II: King Arthur's Court
1-005 Ye Courtyard Minstrel Boy
Lead Vocals – Ian ParryLyrics By – I. Parry*
2:46
1-006 Sail Away To Avalon
Alto Flute – Barry HayBacking Vocals – Arjen Lucassen*, Debby Schreuder, Mirjam Van Doorn, René MerkelbachBass – Jolanda VerduijnLead Vocals – Barry Hay
4:02
1-007 Nature's Dance
Backing Vocals – Arjen Lucassen*, René MerkelbachLead Vocals – Arjen Lucassen*
2:27
Act III: Visual Echoes
1-008 Computer-Reign (Game Over)
Backing Vocals – Debby Schreuder, Mirjam Van DoornBass – Peter VinkLead Vocals – Ian Parry
3:24
1-009 Waracle
Backing Vocals – Debby Schreuder, Mirjam Van DoornBass – Arjen Lucassen*Lead Vocals – Jay Van Feggelen
6:44
1-010 Listen To The Waves
Backing Vocals – Arjen Lucassen*Bass – Arjen Lucassen*Lead Vocals – Arjen Lucassen*
4:59
1-011 Magic Ride
Backing Vocals – Arjen Lucassen*, Debby Schreuder, Mirjam Van Doorn, René MerkelbachBass – Jan BijlsmaLead Vocals – Arjen Lucassen*
3:36
Act IV: Merlin's Will And Ayreon's Fate
1-012 Merlin's Will
Backing Vocals – Arjen Lucassen*, Debby Schreuder, Mirjam Van Doorn, René MerkelbachBass – Arjen Lucassen*Lead Vocals – Leon Goewie
3:21
1-013 The Charm Of The Seer
Backing Vocals – Arjen Lucassen*, Jolanda Verduijn, Lucie Hillen, Ruud HouwelingBass – Arjen Lucassen*Lead Vocals – Lucie Hillen, Ruud Houweling
4:11
1-014 Swan Song 2:45
Ayreon's Fate (6:55)
1-015a Ayreon's Fate
Backing Vocals – Mirjam Van Doorn, Debby SchreuderBass – Jolanda VerduijnLead Vocals [Chorus] – Robert SoeterboekLead Vocals [Verses] – Leon Goewie
1-015b Merlin's Prophecy
Bass – Jolanda VerduijnLead Vocals [1st Singer] – Robert SoeterboekLead Vocals [2nd Singer] – Ian ParryLead Vocals [3rd Singer] – Mirjam Van DoornLead Vocals [4th Singer] – Jay Van FeggelenLead Vocals [5th Singer] – Leon GoewieLead Vocals [6th Singer] – Debby Schreuder
1-015c Epilogue
Lead Vocals – Edward Reekers
Semi-Acoustic Bonus CD
2-001 Dreamtime (Semi-Acoustic Version)
Acoustic Bass – Peter VinkAcoustic Guitar, Percussion – Arjen Lucassen*Cello – Marieke van der HeydenDrums – Davy MickersFlute – Ewa AlberingVocals – Astrid Van Der Veen
4:19
2-002 Eyes Of Time (Semi-Acoustic Version)
Cello – Marieke van der HeydenDrums, Percussion, Bass Guitar, Acoustic Guitar – Arjen Lucassen*Electric Guitar [Solo] – Lori LinstruthFlute – Jeroen GoossensLead Vocals, Backing Vocals – Ruud Houweling
3:25
2-003 The Accusation (Semi-Acoustic Version)
Acoustic Guitar, Bass Guitar, Percussion – Arjen Lucassen*Cello – Marieke van der HeydenDrums – Davy MickersEnglish Horn, Flute, Recorder [Soprano], Recorder [Tenor] – Jeroen GoossensLead Vocals, Backing Vocals – Rodney Blaze
3:49
2-004 Ye Courtyard Minstrel Boy (Semi-Acoustic Version)
Acoustic Guitar – Arjen Lucassen*Cello – Dewi KerstensFlute, Flute [Teno] – Ewa AlberingVocals – Esther Ladiges
2:50
2-005 Sail Away To Avalon (Semi-Acoustic Version)
Cello – Marieke van der HeydenDrums, Percussion, Acoustic Guitar, Bass Guitar – Arjen Lucassen*Flute, Sampona, Recorder [Sopranino], Recorder [Tenor] – Jeroen GoossensLead Vocals, Backing Vocals – John JayCee Cuijpers*
3:27
2-006 Nature's Dance (Semi-Acoustic Version)
Acoustic Guitar, Guitar [12-String], Mandolin, Backing Vocals – Arjen Lucassen*Cello – Marieke van der HeydenFlute [Bamboo] – Jeroen GoossensLead Vocals – Peter Daltrey
2:03
2-007 Waracle (Semi-Acoustic Version)
Acoustic Guitar, Bass Guitar, Percussion, Timpani – Arjen Lucassen*Cello – Marieke van der HeydenDrums – Davy MickersElectric Guitar [Solo] – Lori LinstruthFlute, Alto Flute – Jeroen GoossensLead Vocals, Backing Vocals – Marcela Bovio
5:17
2-008 Merlin's Will (Semi-Acoustic Version)
Cello – Marieke van der HeydenDrums, Percussion, Acoustic Guitar, Electric Guitar, Bass Guitar – Arjen Lucassen*Flute, Alto Flute, Piccolo Flute – Jeroen GoossensLead Vocals, Backing Vocals – Irene Jansen
3:29
2-009 The Charm Of The Seer (Semi-Acoustic Version)
Acoustic Guitar, Electric Guitar, Bass Guitar, Percussion – Arjen Lucassen*Cello – Marieke van der HeydenDrums – Davy MickersFlute – Jeroen GoossensLead Vocals, Backing Vocals, Piano – Valentine*
9:01

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℗ 2005 InsideOut Music © Century Media Records, under exclusive license from InsideOut Music

Includes the Original release from 1995 and a bonus disc of newly recorded semi-acoustic songs.
Disc 1 originally recorded 1995, Disc 2 recorded 2005.

IOMCD 202 appears on the backcover, 4083-2 appears on the spine.

Barcode and Other Identifiers

  • Barcode: 6 93723 40832 3

Other Versions (5 of 12) View All

Cat# Artist Title (Format) Label Cat# Country Year
TM-001 Ayreon The Final Experiment(CD, Album) Transmission Records TM-001 Netherlands 1995 Sell This Version
IOMCD 202 Ayreon The Final Experiment(CD, Album + CD + Sli) Inside Out Music IOMCD 202 Europe 2005 Sell This Version
MTR74931 Ayreon The Final Experiment(2xLP, Album) Music Theories Recordings MTR74931 Europe 2016 Sell This Version
IOMCD 202, 0504142 Ayreon The Final Experiment(CD, Album + CD + RE) Inside Out Music, Inside Out Music IOMCD 202, 0504142 Europe 2010 Sell This Version
MTR74931-2 Ayreon The Final Experiment(Box, Ltd, Num + 2xLP, Album, Blu + LP, Blu) Music Theories Recordings MTR74931-2 Europe 2016 Sell This Version

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