Silent War

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Silent War is the second single from the forthcoming album with Dark Side Cowboys, containing 2 songs: the title track and “Everything Changes”.

Release info

Year: 2017
Label: Epos MD/Moriensis
Format: CD (digipak) in limited edition + online release

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One Moment In Time

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One Moment In Time is the first single from the forthcoming album with Dark Side Cowboys, containing 2 songs: the title track and “Frost”.

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Year: 2016
Label: Epos MD/Moriensis
Format: CD (digipak) in limited edition + online release

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Origins Extended

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Origins is a limited edition album that was originally released on CD during the “Inlandsbanefestivalen” tour, containing 5 songs performed in acoustic versions. The re-release “Origins Extended” was released online only.

The live recordings feature two special guests, namely swedish singer/songwriter Linn Ulwebäck who sings along on “One Moment In Time” and german guitar virtuoise Martin C Herberg who joined DSC live on “Story of Stories”. The last track is a cover of Wilhelm Peterson-Bergers “Jämtlandssången”, the “national anthem” of Jamtland.

The cover artwork is made out of pictures from the beautiful Ammerån river in Jämtland, Sweden.

Release info

Year: 2015
Label: Epos MD/Moriensis Productions
Format: online

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Origins

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Origins is a limited edition album that was released especially for the “Inlandsbanefestivalen”, containing 5 songs performed in acoustic versions, along with 3 bonus tracks from the Chronicles series.

The artwork of the CD is made out of pictures from beautiful Ammerån river in Jämtland, Sweden.

Release info

Year: 2015
Label: Epos MD/Moriensis Productions
Format: limited edition CD + online

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Chronicles III

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Chronicles III is the third part in the Chronicles-series. It contains 8 more songs from the DSC-history that has been rearranged and rerecorded. The release spans from the monotone “Story of Stories” and the melodic “Circles” to uptempo hits like “Believe” and “Song of Selena”. Some of the tracks on this album had never before been released officialy more than as demos, but now finally reached a wider audience.

Release info

Year: 2014
Label: Epos MD/Moriensis Productions
Format: digital release + USB digipack with bonus tracks

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Chronicles II

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Chronicles II as the title implies is the sequel to Chronicles and contain 6 songs, five of them re-arranged and re-recorded songs from the first 10 years of the DSC history and one new song called “Can No Longer”. This release includes some of the more metal/industrial songs, like “Murderer’s Theme” and “Most” but also the atmospheric “Magia Nera” and the electro-pop based “Red Day” in a very special version.

Release info

Year: 2014
Label: Moriensis Productions
Format: CD (digipack) in limited edition + online release

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Chronicles

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Chronicles is the 20-year anniversary album from DSC containing re-recorded and rearranged songs from the first 10 years, along with the new song “Starvation”.
It was released in december 2013, the first studio album for over 10 years from DSC in a limited edition of 500 copies, sold only at selected distributors and at live concerts.

Release Info

Year: 2013
Label: Moriensis Productions/Nangijala Records
Format: CD + online version (does not include the track “Starvation”)

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The Apocryphal 2000

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Dark Side Cowboys - The Apocryphal 2000. Released under Nangijala Records 2011This is actually not a new release from the DSC, but a rather old one, recorded in 1999-2000 as a remix-album of the classic The Apocryphal album. It was released digitally for free via Echolize by Nangijala Records some 10 years later in early 2011. It also contains the previously unreleased track “Dust II” and a new version of “Pride”.

Release Info

Year: 2011
Label: Nangijala Records
Format: Digital Release via Echolize.com (no longer available)

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Revival

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Revival was actually released already in december 2002 but it took until 2003 for the official release worldwide. This is a follow up to the Believe album, containing 12 new songs from DSC. Musically the Cowboys take a step towards heavier crossover rythms but still the straight forward sound of the Believe album is the foundation.

Release info

Year: 2003
Label: Nangijala Records
Format: CD

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Believe

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In 2001 Dark Side Cowboys under the short name DSC delivered “Believe”, a brand new album containing 11 new songs, all with the improved but still unique DSC-soundscape. Catchy tunes were mixed with heavy danceable beats, brutal guitars and massive electronic soundscapes.

On the “Believe” album you can find dark and powerful songs like “Lost Generation”, the titletrack “Believe” and the atmospheric “Subzero” among others. This is without a doubt the most popular DSC-album from their first 10 years in the business.

Release date

Year: 2001
Label: Nangijala Records
Format: CD + online version (remastered 2013)

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New Religion

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New Religion is the first single released from the successful Believe-album and also a turning point in the sound of DSC, bringing a more traditional type of song structures to the audience. “New Religion” is probably the most popular and played DSC-song up to date and it went straight up to no1 on the Finnish Gothic/Industrial Chart.. As the title implies, DSC once again moved in a new direction, breaking the boundaries of what’s believed to be sacred for it’s time…

Release info

Year: 2000
Label: Nangijala Records
Format: CD-maxi + online version (remastered 2013)

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High

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This is the sequel to the Disclosure album and was released to the fans in 1999, resulting in another chart position for the Cowboys. The album takes the listener through a series of events to give answers to some of the questions put in mind during Disclosure – Episode I and to bring to surface a couple of new ones as well.

Musically DSC takes on a new type of sound with this production, containing massive guitar-riffs, soothing ballads, sweaping melodies and vocals both soft and brutal. All this mixed together in a clean production makes High a very strong album from the Dark Side.

Release info

Year: 1999
Label: Nangijala Records
Format: CD

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Most

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This fully packed album (19 tracks) passing the 70 minutes border of runningtime was actually released and sold as a CDM (believe it or not). Most contains the second single from the album High and also a bonus single named “Tears for You”, that refers back to the Cowboys’ first album The Apocryphal. And as if that wasn’t enough, DSC invites to a third chapter and deliver special bonus tracks with remixes by bands like Red Butt Closeup and Soulgrinder. The Most single itself is a very intense and somewhat brutal experience.

Release info

Year: 1998
Label: Nangijala Records
Format: CD-Maxi/CD

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UnfortuNathalie

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The first single from the album High contains 6 tracks. It was awarded Single of the Year -98 by Zynthec Music Magazine (now known as Zero Music Magazine) and also climbed the charts at Swedish Alternative Music Awards the same year. It contains two versions of the by many favorable title song along with some other teasers of what’s to follow in its footsteps. Also you find an excklusive song in “Noctürne”, dedicated to Brandy Wahlén, a close friend to the band and former singer in La Solitude, who passed away tragically in 97.

Release info

Year: 1998
Label: Nangijala Records
Format: CD

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Reflections

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Reflections is the limited edition release of 1997 from the Cowboys (there has been one limited edition release each year between 1994-1997). It holds a number of exclusive tracks, such as the confusing “Fun Car”, the raging “Torture” and the instrumental “Winter part I”. It also has several hard to find tracks like “Once Again”, and a liverecording of “Bloodred Moon”, taken from the Such A Bitter Tour -97. This baby was only released in a very limited edition so you should be lucky if you got one…

Release info

Year: 1997
Label: Moriensis Productions
Format: CD

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Disclosure

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Disclosure is the second album from Dark Side Cowboys, presenting a new and improved soundscape. This album is the first episode of a futuristic whodunit that might answer many questions about what DSC have been up to during the years… The music on this album is somewhat moodier and darker than before but still with the unexpected twists of their past releases.

Mick Mercer (journalist and author of the book: Hex Files) descibed “Autumn Song” the following way: “…they produce an impressingly lavish lather and when they get lively on the chorus, whole buildings fall apart.” The Disclosure-story takes the listener far away to the city of Acropolis to seal the fate of an crime-fighting agent and his companions in the battle for their lifes.

Release info

Year: 1997
Label: Moriensis Productions
Format: CD

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The Apocryphal

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This album is probably what you could call the final battle with the old Cowboys… One can also look upon it as a summary of what Dark Side Cowboys have been doing during their first three years of existance, before the album was released. The Apocryphal is made like the soundtrack to a movie, dealing with the theme of “abuse of messages” and it strives to reach other depths within the listener than the previous release Pure Hearts EP. No singles were released from this album but some years after its appearance, DSC chose to include “Tears For You” as a built in single on the extended CDM Most. Hardcore Cowboy-fans might find it interesting to know that this album has also been officially released as a cassette in Poland.

Release info

Year: 1996
Label: M&A Musicart/SPV
Format: CD + MC (see below)

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Pure Hearts EP

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The first official CD is the Pure Hearts EP. It was designed towards the always interesting topics love and friendship and carries some of the most popular songs throughout DSC’s history. It starts off with “Bloodred Moon”, a song that nowadays has become named a swedish “goth-classic”. But the song has also gained ground on the international scene, released on several compilations and also hitting top 5 on the South African alternative radio chart. Flooding on through “Red Day”, another of the Cowboys’ hits can be found in “UnfortuNataly”. This song came to be re-recorded and once again released in 1998, then in form of a single taken from the album High (1999).

Release info

Year: 1995
Label: M&A Musicart/SPV
Format: CD-maxi

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