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Turisas - The Heart Of Turisas [Demo]

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Release date: 2001
Style: Folk metal


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01. The Heart Of Turisas [demo version of Battle Metal]
02. Till The Last Man Falls
03. Those Were The Days [Mary Hopkin cover]

Additional info
Only 500 copies of this EP were ever released. Self-financed digipack-demo that drew a lot of positive attention to the band from several record labels and the media.

Additional Musicians:
Riku Ylitalo - Accordion
Nina Laakso - Female Vocals
Hanna Vasama - Flute
The Home Brew Choir:
Saku Teräväinen, Jens Willadsen, Tero Niemistö, Jusu Aalto & Turisas

Recorded at: Bayside Studios / Finland, June 2000
Mixed by: Ilkka Sorjonen
Produced by: Mathias Nygård
Mastered by: Mika Jussila at Finnvox Studios, Helsinki, Finland
Music by: Nygård, except 3 by Raskin/Fomin, Courtesy of Essex AB
Lyrics by: Nygård, except 3 by Raskin/Fomin, Courtesy of Essex AB

The song 'The Heart of Turisas' is an early/demo version of the song 'Battle Metal' that would later appear on the album with the same name. An even earlier version of this song can be hear on the band's 1999 promo.

The record label 'SB Productions' wasn't a real label.

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