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Dark Tranquillity / Character
Album:Character Collection:General
Artist:Dark Tranquillity Added:02/2005
Label:Century Media 

A-File Activity
Add Date:2005-04-17 Pull Date:2005-06-19 Charts:Loud
Week Ending:12 Jun5 Jun22 May15 May8 May1 May24 Apr
Airplays:1111232

 Recent Airplay
1.May 19, 2010:public noize racket
Lost to Apathy
4.May 19, 2005:One Fraction of Time
Lost to Apathy
2.Jun 09, 2005:One More Fraction of Time
Lost to Apathy
5.May 12, 2005:One Fraction of Time
The Endless Feed
3.Jun 02, 2005:One Fraction Of Time
Lost to Apathy
6.May 07, 2005:On The Warpath
Out of Nothing

Album Review
Ragnar of Ravensfjord
Reviewed 2005-06-07 
Dark Tranquility - Character (Century Media) Dark Tranquility is one of the only of the “big three” (In Flames, Soilwork) Gothenborg bands that seems to have remained consistently good. Melodic modern death & heavy metal with touches of interesting keyboard parts and mostly good songwriting & riffs.
((((1)))) Right outta the gate melodic Swedish thrash. Hella gallop action!
((((2)))) Mix of thrash mid-paced contemporary snarling yet melodic DM
(((3))) Very ‘Maiden-ish mix with catchy vocal parts.
(((4))) Big sound with jud-juding riffs, stop-starts, sounds like the “single”. Pretty nice.
(((5))) Chargin’ melodic-death/thrash/heavy metal. A pretty good mix even with the lame pinch harmonics
((6)) Trad. metal (‘Maiden, ‘Priest) sound with thudding but very typical style melodic/extreme metal.
(((7))) More thrash - nothing mindblowing but good interplay between vocals and riffs.
((8)) Rhythmic, slow-to mid paced annoyingly catchy. Sounds like the German band Betray My Secrets
((9)) Loud riffs, plinky keyboards more ‘Maiden-ism mixed with growlin’ vocals.
(((10))) Big riffs with lots of sweeping keyboards then melodic death/thrash. Good albeit formulatic.
((11)) Slow intro with sad, winding notes, this really drags on & on..

Track Listing
1.The New Build 6.Mind Matters
2.Through Smudged Lenses 7.One Thought
3.Out of Nothing 8.Dry Run
4.The Endless Feed 9.Am I 1?
5.Lost to Apathy 10.Senses Tied
 11.My Negation