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Dark Angel - Darkness Descends Album
Performer: Dark Angel
Title: Darkness Descends
Style: Thrash
Year 1999
Country Germany
Label Century Media
Catalog Number 66014-2
Genre: Rock
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MP3 size: 1828 mb
FLAC size: 1570 mb
WMA size: 1352 mb
Record From: CD, Album, Reissue, Remastered

Dark Angel - Darkness Descends Album


1Perish In Flames / Darkness Descends (Live)8:27
2Black Prophecies8:29
3Perish In Flames4:49
4Death Is Certain (Life Is Not)4:14
5Merciless Death (Live)3:44
6Merciless Death4:03
7Hunger Of The Undead4:16
8The Burning Of Sodom3:16
9Darkness Descends5:49


CategoryArtistTitle (Format)LabelCategoryCountryYear
88561-8114-1Dark Angel Darkness Descends ‎(LP, Album)Combat88561-8114-1US1986
HRR 347Dark Angel Darkness Descends ‎(LP, Album, Ltd, RE, Cle)High Roller RecordsHRR 347Germany2014
KICP 91411Dark Angel Darkness Descends ‎(CD, Album, RE, Car)Nexus KICP 91411Japan2009
HRR 347Dark Angel Darkness Descends ‎(LP, Album, TP, W/Lbl)High Roller RecordsHRR 347Germany2016
19075991471Dark Angel Darkness Descends ‎(LP, Album, RE, Yel)Century Media, Combat19075991471US2019


  • Art DirectionM. Weinberg
  • Artwork [Dark Angel Logo]Ed Repka
  • BassMike Gonzales
  • DrumsGene Hoglan
  • EngineerCasey Mcmackin, Eric Meyer , Randy Burns
  • GuitarEric Meyer , Jim Durkin
  • Photography ByRon Contenza, Sean Rodgers
  • ProducerDark Angel , Randy Burns
  • Recorded By [Bass]Rob Yahn
  • VocalsDon Doty


This reissue includes two bonus tracks:
8. Merciless Death (live) (3:44)
9. Perish In Flames / Darkness Descends (live) (8:27)

℗ 1998 Lonely Planet Productions under license from Relativity Rec. (printed on rear cover).
© 1998 Copyright Control (printed on rear cover).

"Mad Dog Studios" misprinted as "Nad Dog Studios" on back cover

Mould variant 2 cds were included as part of limited ROCK HARD Classic Combat Metal Box ( f.e. box no. 435/2)


  • Barcode (Scanned): 7277016601429
  • Barcode (Text): 7 277016 601429
  • Label Code: LC 6975
  • Matrix / Runout (Variant 1): GZ K10411 66014-2
  • Mastering SID Code (Variant 1): IFPI LD01
  • Mould SID Code (Variant 1): IFPI 5J19
  • Matrix / Runout (Variant 2): GZ K10411 66014-2
  • Mastering SID Code (Variant 2): IFPI LD01
  • Mould SID Code (Variant 2): IFPI 5J10
  • Matrix / Runout (Variant 3): GZ K10411 66014-2
  • Mastering SID Code (Variant 3): IFPI LD01
  • Mould SID Code (Variant 3): IFPI 5J11
  • Matrix / Runout (Variant 4): GZ K10411 66014-2
  • Mastering SID Code (Variant 4): IFPI LD01
  • Mould SID Code (Variant 4): IFPI 5J01
  • Matrix / Runout (Variant 5): GZ K10411 66014-2
  • Mastering SID Code (Variant 5): IFPI LD01
  • Mould SID Code (Variant 5): IFPI 5J12


  • Copyright (c) – Copyright Control
  • Phonographic Copyright (p) – Lonely Planet Productions
  • Licensed From – Relativity
  • Pressed By – Gramofonové Závody – K10411
  • Recorded At – Music Grinder Studios
  • Recorded At – Mad Dog Studios
  • Mixed At – Mad Dog Studios
  • Mastered At – Capitol Studios



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