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The CrüxshadowsAudio CD
4.7 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (96 customer reviews)

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Product Details

  • Audio CD (July 16, 2007)
  • Original Release Date: July 16, 2007
  • Number of Discs: 1
  • Label: Dancing Ferret
  • ASIN: B0000DD53W
  • Average Customer Review: 4.7 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (96 customer reviews)
  • Amazon Best Sellers Rank: #142,208 in Music (See Top 100 in Music)

1. Into The Ether - The Cruxshadows
2. Cassandra
3. Love And Hatred - The Cruxshadows
4. Flame - The Cruxshadows
5. The Sentiment Inside - The Cruxshadows
6. Winter Born (This Sacrifice) - The Cruxshadows
7. Untrue - The Cruxshadows
8. A Stranger Moment - The Cruxshadows
9. Waiting To Leave - The Cruxshadows
10. East - The Cruxshadows
11. Citadel - The Cruxshadows
12. After All - The Cruxshadows
13. Bonus Track 1 - The Cruxshadows
14. Blank Track
15. Blank Track
16. Blank Track
17. Bonus Track 2
18. Blank Track
19. Bonus Track 3

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23 of 24 people found the following review helpful
5.0 out of 5 stars "Hear the gears of evolution grinding" June 13, 2004
By CreepyT
Format:Audio CD
The Cruxshadows have been around for a little while, and have thus had time to perfect and hone their musical talent. This newest release shows off how they've evolved as a band, as well as how creative they can be. The Cruxshadows really have revolutionized the trip-hop genre by taking this musical style and molding it to be something entirely their own. They have taken an older, very characteristically 80's sound and added sumptuous layers that reek of eclecticism, but in a good way!
Omnipresent throughout Ethernaut are lushly rich textures complemented by outstanding lyrics and vocals. Aside from the characteristically "trip-hop"/EBM electronic and highly danceable beats, Ethernaut is sprinkled with the gorgeous sounds of violins and guitars. Though this combination seems like it would clash caustically, the Cruxshadows pull it all together quite well into a most delectable treat for the receptive ear.
A lot of the creative talent found in this group stems from Rogue (how very fitting a name for a group such as this), the lead singer/songwriter. His vocals tend to straddle the line between spoken word and singing, and his vocals are backed by the amazing, soaring vocals of both Rachel and Stacey. The lyrics on this album, as tend to be distinctive throughout most of the Cruxshadows works, are the Egyptian/Roman mythology themes. For example, this album covers the battle of Troy. Rogue does an outstanding job of mixing emotional, heart-wrenching lyrics along with history and mythology into a rather enticing and accessible array of danceable, artistic music.
Though this group might not appeal to every fan of trip-hop, or industrial/gothic music because of the fact that they are a slightly different, they do have a lot to offer to those willing to listen.
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10 of 10 people found the following review helpful
5.0 out of 5 stars Much More than a CD January 15, 2004
By Baldtan
Format:Audio CD
This album is so much more than just a CD. It is an exploration in history, mythology, philosophy, religion, and art, all combined to make a mind-blowing experience! The story of the Trojan War, with exciting twists and completely new interpretations and unique applications to religious and philosophical thought... Regardless of what you usually consider to be your favorite musical genre, this CD powerfully breaks through all boundaries to combine elements of electronic, dance, rock, classical, experiemental, folk, and many other kinds of music, to create a sound that is entirely unique and way better than anything else out there! The evolution of The Cruxshadows' sound is an incredible phenomena -- something to be treasured and studied.... I highly recommend this CD for any fans of intelligent and unique art. ...And it's great to dance to. :-)
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10 of 10 people found the following review helpful
5.0 out of 5 stars They keep getting better.. December 27, 2003
By Broo2
Format:Audio CD
This was the most gratifying purchase I have made this year!
I have been a fan of The CrüxShadows for a few years now, and I find some of the songs on this album will haunt me until I listen to them one more time.
There are only 12 tracks listed on the cover, but there are actually 15 musical scores and four blank tracks- not 100% sure of the reason for this, but i have heard mention of 'hidden' tracks [not very well hidden]. Awesome tracks on this album are 'Waiting to Leave', 'Flames', 'Cassandra' and 'Nothing Left But Me'.
Another track entitled 'German Esoterica' is only 1:30 long [with an additional 30 seconds of silence at the beginning] is also a favorite, but it is way too short; reminds me a lot of the game 'Startopia'
There are some samples on [...]
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8 of 8 people found the following review helpful
5.0 out of 5 stars The best album ever.... January 17, 2004
By Alyson
Format:Audio CD
Ethernaut is by far the best album I've bought for years. Rachel's eerie violin/keyboard backed by the dramatic and unusually structured beats of Chris's synths gave me chills. Everything is topped off with Stacey's seductive and aggressive guitar and Rogue's beautiful, moving vocals. Each song on Ethernaut is so good, it's impossible for me to pick the best song. Although unquestionably dark, the Cruxshadows have continued with their genre blending, so Ethernaut doesn't fit into one catagory. And that's just what the music is like: flowing yet crunchy, ansty but romantic, beautiful yet sad. Rogue's presence through his vocals is so strong, it feels like he is singing directly to you. The sound feels much clearer and polished then their previous releases, the emotion a bit more direct. I can't think of anything wrong with this album. I say if you don't own it already, you have to buy it and support this incredible band. If you DO own it, then stop reading this and write your own review!
Looking forward to the next album-
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11 of 12 people found the following review helpful
5.0 out of 5 stars yet another phenominal masterpeice December 26, 2003
Format:Audio CD
Words cannot fully express just how awesome this album is. It is definitely progress made by the Crüxshadows' limitless talent. Ethernaut is an exquisite, existential exploration. It seems that Rogue's soul has no boundaries, and neither do his lyrics, as well as his haunting voice, with which you will have no choice but to sing and/or dance. Rachel never ceases to impress with her violin, you almost want to join it in it's tears. Chris makes sure that there is plenty of awesome sound effects and beats to keep you wanting more. Stacey puts a lot more backround vocals into this album, which adds a whole new dimension to Ethernaut compared to other albums. I would recommend this album to anyone who loves music. I would also recommend seeing this band live, they are the best live show I have ever seen, and they are always sure to make time to interact with their fans afterwards. If you are buying your first Crüxshadows album, this is definitely a great one to start with!
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Most Recent Customer Reviews
5.0 out of 5 stars It rarely leaves my car carousal!
I love Cruxshadows, and this album in particular rarely leaves my car. My daughter loves it as well, which is great since a lot of my music can't be played around her.
Published 19 months ago by Crystal M. Vassil
5.0 out of 5 stars One of the best Cruxshadows albums ever!
I have really got into this band deep. I love them! thats all i can say.the end
Published on October 3, 2009 by Ghoste Kruegar x
5.0 out of 5 stars A very near perfect album
I bought this because it contained the song Winterborn. I found out that it contains nothing but great songs and music. Read more
Published on October 25, 2007 by L. Burdine
5.0 out of 5 stars If you haven't bought Dreamcypher first, try this one before u do!
About four years ago, my friend in Philly got me into the Cruxshadows, and I kind of fell in love with them, especially lead singer Rogue's lyrics! Read more
Published on August 26, 2007 by Phyllis Turner Kincaid
5.0 out of 5 stars PERFECTION!!!!
EVERY SONG ON THIS CD IS GOOD. My favorite is trak 1, Into the Ether. Wow. Stunning vocal presentations. Very ethereal. The musicianship is excellent. Read more
Published on May 22, 2007 by J'Ro
4.0 out of 5 stars Sweeping and epic
Without getting into discussing my thoughts on the lead singer Rogue's personality, I will attempt an unbiased review of Ethernaut. Read more
Published on March 11, 2007
5.0 out of 5 stars Fantastic!
I cannot understand why bands like Cruxshadows are not more popular in America. Fans of many genres would do well to check out their work... Read more
Published on February 27, 2007 by Wind Wilberforcer
5.0 out of 5 stars completely blown away
I'm the kind of person who's open to all kinds of music... except for techno. I generally hate techno. But that's not the point. Read more
Published on October 6, 2006 by Andrew Olson
5.0 out of 5 stars Love Hate
ALright I have had a love hate thing for the band..let me give you some history 2001 or 2002 I saw the cruxshadows with seraphim shock and bella morte (two other great bands) When... Read more
Published on April 21, 2006 by T. J. Geiger
4.0 out of 5 stars "Angels Never Die" - A View From A Non-Goth
I know very little about Goth music, my listening experience of the genre has been limited to 'Dead Can Dance' and 'This Mortal Coil. Read more
Published on February 28, 2006 by Brian E. Erland
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