The Gorgon Cult is the third full-length studio album of Italian metal band Stormlord , released in 2004 .
|The gorgon cult|
|Studio Album Stormlord|
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|Genres||Symphonic black metal , melodic death metal|
About the album
A composition called The Gorgon Cult tells the story of an ancient Greek myth, whose participants are Medusa Gorgon and Perseus . The composition of Medusa's Coil is based on the eponymous joint work of Howard Phillips Lovecraft and Zealia Bishop. The cover for the album was made by Jean-Pascal Fournier . The song Moonchild is the eponymous cover version of the composition of the band Iron Maiden .
The Russian licensed edition of the album, released by CD-Maximum , contains a video clip for the song I am Legend , which is not available on this release. The Japanese edition of the album contains, as a bonus, the composition A Sleeping River lasting 1:59.
List of Songs
- The Torchbearer - 0:59
- Dance of Hecate - 5:06
- Wurdulak - 4:09
- Under the Boards (195, MA) - 5:41
- The Oath of the Legion - 4:53
- The Gorgon Cult - 4:49
- Memories of Lemuria - 3:30
- Medusa's Coil - 5:16
- Moonchild - 4:59 (cover version of the composition of the band Iron Maiden )
- Nightbreed - 5:52
- A Sleeping River - 1:59 (bonus track on the Japanese edition)
- Cristiano Borschi - screaming , growling ;
- Pierangelo Giglioni - guitar ;
- Gianpaolo Caprino - guitar ;
- Francesco Bucci - bass ;
- Simone Scazzocchio - keyboards ;
- David Folchitto - drums .