The Beauty of Suffering EP

by Melankolia

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This is a 5 track EP from Melankolia. The first 3 tracks are original creations of the project. Included is track 3, "Monday's Sorrow", which is a completely new track, and will only be featured on this EP. The last 2 are covers of bands/projects that have inspired me in my journey. This EP is a foreshadowing of what is to come from the full-length album "III", which will release 06/20/12 from Quartier23.


released April 23, 2012

Mike O'Brien - All instruments, compositions, structures, recording.
Recorded at Perpetual Darkness Studios over the last year and a half during live recording sessions for "III"

Marc Hoyland - All album artwork manipulation



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Melankolia Lancaster, Ohio

Melankolia is a solo Ethereal/Neo-classical/Dark Ambient project from the U.S. Formed in 2008, this work seeks to create music for evening/introspective listening. A constantly evolving work, there are two albums currently available, with a third appearing sometime in 2012. Melankolia participates in a variety of activities, including compilations/splits. I hope you enjoy what I have created.. ... more

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Track Name: The Beauty of Suffering
Track Name: Solitude Under a Forlorn Sky
Track Name: Monday's Sorrow
Track Name: Not Saved (Ulver Cover)
Track Name: Der Tod Woutans (Burzum Cover)