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    Band's website: anathema.ws

    "Yet another sublime masterclass in supercharged emotional songwriting and fearless sonic curiosity" DOM LAWSON, THE GUARDIAN

    Ahead of ANATHEMA's brand new studio album distant satellites due to be released in June (04/06 -- Japan; 06/06 -- Germany; 09/06 -- UK & RoW; 10/06 -- France, USA & Canada), here is a teaser from the new album, taken from the first single 'THE LOST SONG part 3'

    'Distant Satellites' is the highly anticipated follow up to 2012's Weather Systems, recorded and mixed at Cederberg Studios in Oslo, with producer Christer-André Cederberg, with additional mixing by Grammy Nominated Steven Wilson. Produced by Christer-André Cederberg. ANATHEMA also brought in the legendary services of Dave Stewart (Porcupine Tree, Steven Wilson) to create the new album's extraordinary orchestral arrangements.

    The brand new album 'Distant Satellites' is now available to pre-order now at: kscopemusic.com/store

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    MEDIABOOK EDITION (2 Disc)
    Featuring studio album + DTS 5.1 Surround / Dolby AC3 5.1 Surround / 48/24 Stereo LPCM DVD-V mixed by Jens Bogren (Opeth) with 24 page booklet
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    2LP
    Gatefold 180 gm heavyweight double vinyl in poly-lined bags with 8 page LP booklet
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    MEDIABOOK EDITION (2 Disc): bit.ly/1oPUdvW
    2LP: bit.ly/PUxA9S

    More info on Anathema: kscopemusic.com/anathema
    More Anathema videos: bit.ly/PUy53U
    Band's website: anathema.ws

    Ahead of ANATHEMA's brand new studio album distant satellites due to be released in June (04/06 -- Japan; 06/06 -- Germany; 09/06 -- UK & RoW; 10/06 -- France, USA & Canada), here is a teaser from the new album, taken from the first single 'THE LOST SONG part 3'

    'Distant Satellites' is the highly anticipated follow up to 2012's Weather Systems, recorded at Cederberg Studios in Oslo, with producer Christer-André Cederberg, with additional mixing by Grammy Nominated Steven Wilson, ANATHEMA also brought in the legendary services of Dave Stewart (Porcupine Tree, Steven Wilson) to create the new album's extraordinary orchestral arrangements.

    The brand new album 'Distant Satellites' is now available to pre-order now at: kscopemusic.com/store

    3 DISC DELUXE 44 page hardback book in rigid slipcase (CD + 2 x DVD-V)
    Featuring studio album + DTS 5.1 Surround / Dolby AC3 5.1 Surround / 48/24 Stereo LPCM DVD-V mixed by Jens Bogren (Opeth) & Making Of 'distant satellites' DVD all housed in 44 page heavyweight hardback book
    bit.ly/1iAq9Ng

    MEDIABOOK EDITION (2 Disc)
    Featuring studio album + DTS 5.1 Surround / Dolby AC3 5.1 Surround / 48/24 Stereo LPCM DVD-V mixed by Jens Bogren (Opeth) with 24 page booklet
    bit.ly/1oPUdvW

    2LP
    Gatefold 180 gm heavyweight double vinyl in poly-lined bags with 8 page LP booklet
    bit.ly/PUxA9S

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    'MULTIMEDIA PACKAGE OF THE YEAR'
    PROG Magazine Critic's Choice Poll 2013

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    Watch Anathema's videos on Peaceville: bit.ly/17J3I6Y

    Universal - A Concert Film by Lasse Hoile

    In May 2012 Anathema released 'Weather Systems', the most acclaimed and successful album of the band's celebrated career. The album scored high in numerous critics end of year polls around the world and cemented the band's reputation as one of the most exciting and progressive band around.

    Following the release of the album the band embarked on a lengthy tour. The European leg opened with a triumphant one-off show at the ancient Roman theatre of Philippopolis with the Plovdiv Philharmonic Orchestra in September 2012. This incredible show was documented by acclaimed filmmaker Lasse Hoile (Steven Wilson, Porcupine Tree, Opeth, Dream Theater), the stunning results of which will be released as Universal.

    CHAPTERS:
    Untouchable, Part 1
    Untouchable, Part 2
    Thin Air
    Dreaming Light
    Lightning Song *
    The Storm Before the Calm
    Everything
    A Simple Mistake
    The Beginning and the End
    Universal
    Closer
    A Natural Disaster
    Deep *
    One Last Goodbye *
    Flying
    Fragile Dreams *

    ENCORE
    Panic *
    Emotional Winter / Wings of God *
    Internal landscapes *
    Fragile Dreams *

    * DO NOT FEATURE ON THE CD

    THE BLU-RAY ALSO FEATURES 'A Night At The Union Chapel':
    1 Kingdom
    2 Thin Air
    3 Angels Walk Among Us
    4 A Natural Disaster
    5 Fragile Dreams

    PRESS FOR UNIVERSAL
    "A band that have mastered the art of aural seduction" -- Metal Hammer
    "A beautiful bit of live magic" -- Kerrang
    "Sumptuous live recording of a band at their zenith" -- Prog
    "It's an atmospheric show, emotionally deep and sonically smooth" -- Record Collector
    "A unique event that captures a band's sound hitting new heights" -- Total Guitar
    "A set of emotionally devastating and beautiful mini-epics" -- Terrorizer
    Lust for Life (4/5): '...what a bummer we weren't there...'
    Aardschok: '...very impressive...'
    Lords Of Metal (96/100): 'A musthave!'
    IO Pages: '....one of the best DVD's that came out recently...'
    Muziek.nl Magazine: '...belongs in many best of year lists...'
    Festivalinfo.nl: '...masterpiece...'
    HiFi.nl: '...a highlight in their career...'
    Thisisnotascene.com: '...brilliant...essential purchase... why aren't Anathema the biggest band in the world?...'
    "Anathema actually force journalists to invent new synonyms to express the concept of 'sublime'"
    Paky Orrasi-Metal Maniac
    "...a wonderful location and mind-blowing audio quality. The new arrangements manage to perfectly combine the orchestra with a large number of songs (Dreaming Light, The Storm Before the Calm, Everything) making them sound even more intense and vibrant than the studio versions."
    Alessio Oriani - ROCK HARD vote 9

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  4. ORDER THE BLU-RAY from the Kscope Store: bit.ly/1bumI82
    ORDER THE CD&DVD from the Kscope Store: bit.ly/GPhGZM
    Order the 'Untouchable' live 2LP: bit.ly/17J3sEO

    Watch more Anathema videos: bit.ly/19tTBU5
    For more info on Anathema, go to: bit.ly/1a6XE7C

    For more info on Anathema's Peaceville releases, go to: bit.ly/11XLUMW
    Watch Anathema's videos on Peaceville: bit.ly/17J3I6Y

    Universal - A Concert Film by Lasse Hoile

    In May 2012 Anathema released 'Weather Systems', the most acclaimed and successful album of the band's celebrated career. The album scored high in numerous critics end of year polls around the world and cemented the band's reputation as one of the most exciting and progressive band around.

    Following the release of the album the band embarked on a lengthy tour. The European leg opened with a triumphant one-off show at the ancient Roman theatre of Philippopolis with the Plovdiv Philharmonic Orchestra in September 2012. This incredible show was documented by acclaimed filmmaker Lasse Hoile (Steven Wilson, Porcupine Tree, Opeth, Dream Theater), the stunning results of which will be released as Universal.

    Fans can relive the magic on September 23rd. The film is released as a four disc audio-visual set, capturing the magic of the evening on Blu-ray, DVD and two CD's. This limited edition set features bonus audio content and footage of the band recorded at the Union Chapel in London. A two disc (CD & DVD) set and a Blu-ray edition will also be available.

    CHAPTERS:
    Untouchable, Part 1
    Untouchable, Part 2
    Thin Air
    Dreaming Light
    Lightning Song *
    The Storm Before the Calm
    Everything
    A Simple Mistake
    The Beginning and the End
    Universal
    Closer
    A Natural Disaster
    Deep *
    One Last Goodbye *
    Flying
    Fragile Dreams *

    ENCORE
    Panic *
    Emotional Winter / Wings of God *
    Internal landscapes *
    Fragile Dreams *

    * DO NOT FEATURE ON THE CD

    THE BLU-RAY ALSO FEATURES 'A Night At The Union Chapel':
    1 Kingdom
    2 Thin Air
    3 Angels Walk Among Us
    4 A Natural Disaster
    5 Fragile Dreams

    PRESS FOR UNIVERSAL
    "A band that have mastered the art of aural seduction" -- Metal Hammer
    "A beautiful bit of live magic" -- Kerrang
    "Sumptuous live recording of a band at their zenith" -- Prog
    "It's an atmospheric show, emotionally deep and sonically smooth" -- Record Collector
    "A unique event that captures a band's sound hitting new heights" -- Total Guitar
    "A set of emotionally devastating and beautiful mini-epics" -- Terrorizer
    Lust for Life (4/5): '...what a bummer we weren't there...'
    Aardschok: '...very impressive...'
    Lords Of Metal (96/100): 'A musthave!'
    IO Pages: '....one of the best DVD's that came out recently...'
    Muziek.nl Magazine: '...belongs in many best of year lists...'
    Festivalinfo.nl: '...masterpiece...'
    HiFi.nl: '...a highlight in their career...'
    Thisisnotascene.com: '...brilliant...essential purchase... why aren't Anathema the biggest band in the world?...'
    "Anathema actually force journalists to invent new synonyms to express the concept of 'sublime'"
    Paky Orrasi-Metal Maniac
    "...a wonderful location and mind-blowing audio quality. The new arrangements manage to perfectly combine the orchestra with a large number of songs (Dreaming Light, The Storm Before the Calm, Everything) making them sound even more intense and vibrant than the studio versions."
    Alessio Oriani - ROCK HARD vote 9

    ORDER THE BLU-RAY from the Kscope Store: bit.ly/1bumI82
    ORDER THE CD&DVD from the Kscope Store: bit.ly/GPhGZM
    Order the 'Untouchable' live 2LP: bit.ly/17J3sEO

    Watch more Anathema videos: bit.ly/19tTBU5
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    Watch more Anathema videos: bit.ly/19tTBU5
    For more info on Anathema, go to: bit.ly/1a6XE7C

    Universal - A Concert Film by Lasse Hoile

    In May 2012 Anathema released 'Weather Systems', the most acclaimed and successful album of the band's celebrated career. The album scored high in numerous critics end of year polls around the world and cemented the band's reputation as one of the most exciting and progressive band around.

    Following the release of the album the band embarked on a lengthy tour. The European leg opened with a triumphant one-off show at the ancient Roman theatre of Philippopolis with the Plovdiv Philharmonic Orchestra in September 2012. This incredible show was documented by acclaimed filmmaker Lasse Hoile (Steven Wilson, Porcupine Tree, Opeth, Dream Theater), the stunning results of which will be released as Universal.

    Fans can relive the magic on September 23rd. The film is released as a four disc audio-visual set, capturing the magic of the evening on Blu-ray, DVD and two CD's. This limited edition set features bonus audio content and footage of the band recorded at the Union Chapel in London. A two disc (CD & DVD) set and a Blu-ray edition will also be available.

    "Universal is not just a document of a stellar live show; it's the culmination of everything Anathema has worked for up to this point. This is Anathema as it's meant to be heard."
    popmatters.com

    "Be prepared to be blown away."
    "My spine tingled from the word go. What a magnificent and truly awesome show, Universal is an absolute must have for all fans of Anathema"
    Dawn of the Deaf

    CHAPTERS:
    Untouchable, Part 1
    Untouchable, Part 2
    Thin Air
    Dreaming Light
    Lightning Song
    The Storm Before the Calm
    Everything
    A Simple Mistake
    The Beginning and the End
    Universal
    Closer
    A Natural Disaster
    Deep
    One Last Goodbye
    Flying
    Fragile Dreams

    BONUS CONTENT*
    ENCORE:
    Panic
    Emotional Winter / Wings of God
    Internal Landscapes
    Fragile Dreams

    A NIGHT AT THE UNION CHAPEL:
    Kingdom
    Thin Air
    Angels Walk Among Us
    A Natural Disaster
    Fragile Dreams

    * bonus content on Blu-ray only

    CD1:
    1. Untouchable, Part 1
    2. Untouchable, Part 2
    3. Thin Air
    4. Dreaming Light
    5. Lightning Song
    6. The Storm Before the Calm
    7. Everything
    8. A Simple Mistake
    9. The Beginning and the End
    10. Universal
    11. Closer

    CD2:
    1. A Natural Disaster
    2. Deep
    3. One Last Goodbye
    4. Flying
    5. Fragile Dreams
    6. Panic
    7. Emotional Winter / Wings of God
    8. Internal Landscapes
    9. Fragile Dreams

    "an essential purchase for any fans of this band"
    "Anathema make beautiful, grown up, emotionally charged, stunningly evocative and, at times, awe inspiring music."
    "...buy this DVD and relive the majesty and magic of this astonishing band."
    THIS IS NOT A SCENE.com

    ORDER THE 4 DISC SPECIAL EDITION from the Kscope Store: bit.ly/17pXl5c
    Order the 'Untouchable' live 2LP: bit.ly/17J3sEO
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    Watch more Anathema videos: bit.ly/19tTBU5
    For more info on Anathema, go to: bit.ly/1a6XE7C

    For more info on Anathema's Peaceville releases, go to: bit.ly/11XLUMW
    Watch Anathema's videos on Peaceville: bit.ly/17J3I6Y

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Anathema

Kscope Plus

Anathema have been at the forefront of the UK rock/metal movement for many years. They began their journey as pioneers of melodic heavy music, influencing a myriad of bands to follow them, before outgrowing all genres and limitations as they fearlessly


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Anathema have been at the forefront of the UK rock/metal movement for many years. They began their journey as pioneers of melodic heavy music, influencing a myriad of bands to follow them, before outgrowing all genres and limitations as they fearlessly explored new territory and new ways to express feeling through sound.

Formed in Liverpool in 1990, the band’s sound, and musical vision has continually evolved over the ensuing years while always remaining true to their original goal of creating forward thinking, meaningful, passionate and honest music.

The line-up is really a collective of two families who were quite simply born to do it. Anathema consists of brothers Vincent and Daniel, alongside childhood friends John Douglas and his sister Lee, who is an incredible singer in her own right. Live they are joined by the third Cavanagh brother, Jamie and Daniel Cardosa.

There is a deeper bond in the group that transcends usual band politics, ego, and self-interest. They have a shared vision: to make the most incredible music they possibly can, and it seems, despite the lavish praise heaped on the band for their past work, that they are now taking their work to a whole new level.

The band’s first four albums, Serenades (1993), The Silent Enigma (1995), Eternity (1996) and Alternative 4 (1998) were released on Peaceville Records. Following these four albums the band moved to the now defunct Music For Nations where they released a further three albums, Judgement (1999) , A Fine Day To Exit (2001) and A Natural Disaster (2003) which was hailed as ‘darned near essential’ by Metal Hammer.

With each release they moved beyond the boundaries of limited scenes and pigeon holes, creating a complex and emotive atmospheric sound.

In August 2008 the band released Hindsight a semi-acoustic album featuring old and new favourites from the band’s career, with new arrangements utilising acoustic, electrical and orchestral instruments. The album was released on Kscope, a sister label of Peaceville.

This proved the start of a successful partnership with Kscope which continued with 2010 studio album We're Here Because We're Here, which was awarded Classic Rock’s Prog Album of the Year as well as a host of other accolades. The producer of WHBWH, Steven Wilson (Porcupine Tree), has described it as “definitely among the best albums I’ve ever had the pleasure to work on.”

In late 2011 Kscope also released the Falling Deeper album, which continued where Hindsight left off, featuring brand new arrangements of songs and haunting melodies from the band’s earliest days as pioneers and co-creators of an entire genre of heavy music.

This was followed in April 2012 with Weather Systems, the band's new studio album. Weather Systems was equally well received as its predecessor, receiving rave reviews around the world and charting across Europe.

It debuted at #14 in the German top 40 chart and it also reached the top 20 of the national charts in Poland (#9), Holland (#18), Finland (#15) and the top 40 in Norway (#29) and France (#31). In the UK it reached number #10 in the indie chart and #50 in the national chart.
The album once again took the #1 place in the Prog magazine Critics choice awards and Anathema were voted the number one in the band of the year category in the readers' poll.

The band also won the award for best live event at the inaugural Progressive awards, rightly recognising the band's incredible live experience. Honed over years of performing together the band now display a rare understanding and confidence, which wowed fans across the world during the lengthy world tour that followed the release of Weather Systems.

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