Ayreon The Human Equation
2-CD + DVD, 2004, Box, Special Edition

Herstellungsland Brasilien
Zeit 164:08
EAN-Nr. 7898237383378
Label/Labelcode k.A.
Plattenfirma/Katalog-Nr. Hellion / HEL 0337ABC
Musikrichtung Metal: Progressive Metal
Sammlungen Gesucht Flohmarkt
1 0 0

Tracklist

I = Instrumental L = Live B = Bonustrack H = Hidden Track C = Coversong
CD 1
Track Titel Zeit Besonderheit
1. Day One: Vigil 1:33
2. Day Two: Isolation 8:42
3. Day Three: Pain 4:59
4. Day Four: Mystery 5:37
5. Day Five: Voices 7:10
6. Day Six: Childhood 5:05
7. Day Seven: Hope 2:47
8. Day Eight: School 4:23
9. Day Nine: Playground 2:16
10. Day Ten: Memories 3:57
11. Day Eleven: Love 4:18
CD 2
Track Titel Zeit Besonderheit
1. (Intro) 0:04 I
2. (Intro) 0:05 I
3. (Intro) 0:04 I
4. (Intro) 0:05 I
5. (Intro) 0:04 I
6. (Intro) 0:05 I
7. (Intro) 0:04 I
8. (Intro) 0:05 I
9. (Intro) 0:04 I
10. (Intro) 0:05 I
11. (Intro) 0:09 I
12. Day Twelve: Trauma 9:00
13. Day Thirteen: Sign 4:47
14. Day Fourteen: Pride 4:43
15. Day Fifteen: Betrayal 5:24
16. Day Sixteen: Loser 4:47
17. Day Seventeen: Accident? 5:42
18. Day Eighteen: Realization 4:31
19. Day Nineteen: Disclosure 4:43
20. Day Twenty: Confrontation 7:03
DVD
Track Titel Zeit Besonderheit
1. Inside - Behind The Scenes: The Human Equation 45:27
2. The Concept Of The Human Equation 3:05
3. The Story Of Ayreon 4:26
4. Ed Warby's Drums 3:32
5. Day Eleven: Love [Videoclip] 3:49
6. Teaser Trailer 1:28

Infos

Die ersten 11 Tracks von CD 2 bilden das Intro der zweiten Scheibe - wurde absichtlich so gemacht, damit die vom CD-Player angezeigten Tracknummern mit den Songtiteln übereinstimmen.

Progressive Metal, Rock Opera, Progressive Rock
Folk Metal
Symphonic metal
Folk rock

Guest appearances from several musicians including James LaBrie of Dream Theater, Mikael Åkerfeldt of Opeth, Eric Clayton of Saviour Machine, and Devin Townsend, performing music arranged and written by Lucassen.


Personnel:

James LaBrie and Arjen Anthony Lucassen
James LaBrie (Dream Theater) as Me
Mikael Åkerfeldt (Opeth, Bloodbath) as Fear
Eric Clayton (Saviour Machine) as Reason
Heather Findlay (Mostly Autumn) as Love
Irene Jansen (ex-Karma) as Passion
Magnus Ekwall (The Quill) as Pride
Devon Graves (Dead Soul Tribe/ex-Psychotic Waltz) as Agony
Marcela Bovio (Elfonía/Stream of Passion) as Wife
Mike Baker (Shadow Gallery) as Father
Arjen Lucassen as Best Friend
Devin Townsend (Strapping Young Lad/The Devin Townsend Band) as Rage
Peter Daltrey as Forever (uncredited Cameo)


Instruments:
Arjen Lucassen - all electric and acoustic guitars, bass guitars, mandolin, lap steel guitar, keyboards, synthesizers, Hammond
Ed Warby (Gorefest) - all drums and percussion



Acoustic instruments:
Robert Baba - all violins
Marieke van den Broek - all cellos
John McManus (Celtus, Mama's Boys)- low flute on Days 13, 16 and 18 and whistle on day 18
Jeroen Goossens - flute on Days 3, 5, 9, 14 and 18, alto flute on Day 2, bass flute on Days 5 and 14, panpipes on Day 6, descant and treble recorder on Day 13, didgeridoo on Day 16, bassoon on Day 18
[edit]Additional keyboards and solos
Joost van den Broek (After Forever) - Synthesizer solo on Day 2, spinet on Day 13
Martin Orford (IQ, Jadis) - Synthesizer solo on Day 15
Ken Hensley (Uriah Heep) - Hammond solo on Day 16
Oliver Wakeman - Synthesizer solo on Day 17