Swallow The Sun - The Morning Never Came

8.8 | 512 votes |
Release date: November 2003
Style: Melodic death metal, Melodic doom metal


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01. Through Her Silvery Body
02. Deadly Nightshade
03. Out Of This Gloomy Light
04. Swallow (Horror, Pt. I)
05. Silence Of The Womb
06. Hold This Woe
07. Under The Waves
08. The Morning Never Came

Top 20 albums of 2003: 3
Top 200 albums of all time: 124

Additional info
The American edition was released by Century Media on March 15th 2005 and features a bonus cover of Candlemass's "Solitude".

Staff review by
Seriously, what is it in the climate, the food or the landscape that makes people from northern territories so unhappy? Is it the snow, the dark forests, the reindeers that make them grow despair as if it were a new kind of very nutritive aliment? Sorry about these uninteresting existential questions, but when I hear the first album of the Finnish Swallow The Sun, I'm really glad I live in England, where the morning sometimes comes .

published 02.05.2004 | Comments (9)

Staff review by
I remember the first thing I did when I received this album was stare at the cover art for a while, is just awesome! The abandoned cabin in the middle of the woods, and the dark scene only lighted by a dim light coming out from the second floor of the house… creepy isn't it?
As for the music, is as creepy as the cover art, when I listen this I get the feeling that these guys recorded this Cd in that old cabin in the middle of a forgotten forest, and the light coming out is actually the rehearsal room of the band…

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27.01.2012 - 04:52
Rating: 9
Alex F

Posts: 3039

One of my favorite albums ever
27.01.2012 - 12:30

Posts: 69
From: USA

Agreed so much feeling and so much great writing went into this album
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24.04.2012 - 02:32
Rating: 7

Posts: 103
From: Chile

"Out of this gloomy light" is the only thing I ever liked from this band.
07.08.2012 - 22:36
Rating: 9

Posts: 165
From: Russia

All songs are great!
04.10.2012 - 02:24
Rating: 9
Dead Eternity

Posts: 407
From: Brazil

Written by Nightfall on 24.04.2012 at 02:32

"Out of this gloomy light" is the only thing I ever liked from this band.

Really? This album captivated me from the first track.
24.09.2014 - 01:45
Rating: 9

Posts: 210
From: Iran

My favorite Doom metal band and one of their best albums and i love the track Deadly Nightshade
26.11.2014 - 06:33
Rating: 8

Posts: 1386
From: Peru

Wow. This is great. I thought this band was plastic crap since I read some comments about it. But it is not ...wow....
I'm derp.
09.03.2015 - 09:36
Rating: 6
Dr. Strawberry

Posts: 667

First listen sounded ok to me but I was not really into it after a few listens...probably similiar album such as Officium Triste's "Giving Yourself Away" appealed to my taste.
01.05.2015 - 14:12
Rating: 10
High Fist Prog

Posts: 3298
From: UK

God damn impressive, especially for a debut.

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