13 February 1996
Melodic death metal
| February 13, 1996 (1996-02-13)|
March–October 1995, Abyss Studio, Sweden
The Final Chapter
Hypocrisy albums, Blackened death metal albums, Other albums
Abducted is the fourth studio album released by Hypocrisy. It is the album where the band started to change its sound. On this release melodic death metal was brought into the original death metal sound. It was also released as a limited edition digipak, not to be confused with the non-limited edition digipak re-release.
The samples in the intro, "The Gathering", are taken from the so-called Halt Tape, which was allegedly recorded during the Rendlesham Forest incident on December 26, 1980.
All tracks written by Hypocrisy.
This digipack re-release features four live tracks recorded at the Nuclear Blast Festival on September 25, 2000.Mikael Hedlund − bass guitar
Lars Szöke − drums
Peter Tägtgren − vocals, electric guitars, keyboards
Produced and mixed by Peter Tägtgren
Recorded and mixed in Abyss Studio, Sweden, March – October 1995
Engineered by Hypocrisy
Mastered by Peter In De Betou at Cuttingroom, Solna, Sweden
Photo, art and design by P Grøn, Sweden
Carved Up is a 7" vinyl single released in 1996 by Hypocrisy immediately after the Abducted album.A-side: "Carved Up"
B-side: "Beginning of the End"
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