raison d'être ‎– Collective Archives

Label:
Cold Meat Industry ‎– CMI.68
Format:
2 × CD, Compilation
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Tracklist

1-01 Cantharsis 1:33
1-02 Chalixtins 5:23
1-03 Decalogue 6:08
1-04 Out Of The Depths... 5:25
1-05 Pharynx 5:07
1-06 Intrinsic Reason - Version I 9:43
1-07 In Brooken Shields 3:03
1-08 Brooked Shields 2:07
1-09 Intrinsic Reason - Version II 4:52
1-10 Wisdom Of Withhold 5:36
1-11 Saivo - The Kingdom Of Dead 9:30
1-12 Saifeiod - Extended Version 9:43
1-13 In Emptiness 5:13
2-01 Through An Arcane Passage 1:27
2-02 Mesmerized In Sorrow 4:33
2-03 Ordeal In Chapel 5:41
2-04 Mourning 4:40
2-05 Anathema / Apotheosis 4:12
2-06 Synopsis 5:52
2-07 Aprés Nous Le Déluge - Acte I 4:45
2-08 Raison D'Être 4:14
2-09 The Final Wagon 5:33
2-10 Moribund 5:31
2-11 De Profundis 3:49
2-12 Death Brightens With Sorrow 5:41
2-13 Ignesco Comburo 5:20
2-14 Memento Mori 3:54
2-15 Aprés Nous Le Déluge - Acte II 3:18
2-16 Paragon Sequence 3:25
2-17 Frigus Membra 1:39

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Notes

From the back sleeve:
"Collective Archives" documents the development of Raison d'être through the years 1991-1996. This double CD set includes a huge collection of songs previously only available on cassettes and compilations. In addition there is also three previously unreleased compositions and five exclusive re-mixes from the first CD "Prospectus I".

1-01 taken from "Sakral Wounds" VHS (B.o.C.a. Tapes).
1-02 taken from "1654 The Cave I" compilation CD (Hands Productions).
1-03 taken from "From Sickness To Death" compilation Cassette (Slaughter Productions).
1-04 taken from "Mors Ultima Linia Rerum" compilation Cassette (Maldoror Tapes).
1-05 taken from "Death Odors" compilation CD (Slaughter Productions).
1-06 - 1-08 taken from "Conspectus" Cassette (Old Europa Cafe).
1-09 taken from "Cogita Mori" compilation Cassette (Putrefactio).
1-10 taken from "Sampler I - De Profundis Clamavi" compilation Cassette (SDC).
1-11 taken from "Spiral Organ Of Corti" compilation 2xCassette (SSSM).
1-12 taken from "Death Odors II" compilation CD (Slaughter Productions).
1-13 taken from "Palace Of Worms" compilation CD (Palace Of Worms).

Track 1-01 and 1-04 also appear on "The Ring Of Isvarha" Tape (Slaughter Productions).
Track 1-03 to 1-05 and 1-09 to 1-11 also appear on "Semblance" Tape (Harmonie).

All tracks re-mixed in 1997.
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2-01 is previously unreleased but was performed live at concerts in 1997.
2-02 - 2-06 taken from "Prospectus I" CD (Cold Meat Industry) and remixed in 1997.
2-07 - 2-08 taken from "Aprés Nous Le Déluge" Cassette (Sound Source) and enhanced from the original analogue 2-channel master.
2-09 - 2-15 taken from "Aprés Nous Le Déluge" Cassette (Sound Source) and remixed in 1996.
2-16 - 2-17 taken from a demo version of the "Aprés Nous Le Déluge" Cassette and enhanced from the original analogue 2-channel master.

The non-remixed versions of 2-02 - 2-04 were also featured on "Sakral Wounds" VHS (B.o.C.a. Tapes) and "The Ring Of Isvarah" Cassette (Slaughter Productions).

Barcode and Other Identifiers

  • Barcode: 7 330 986 66068 8
  • Mastering SID Code (CD1): IFPI L552
  • Mould SID Code (CD1): IFPI 94K3
  • Matrix / Runout (CD1): DADC A0100273296-0102 12
  • Mastering SID Code (CD2): IFPI L552
  • Mould SID Code (CD2): IFPI 94K5
  • Matrix / Runout (CD2): DADC A0100273296-0202 12

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