An amazingly bombastic concept album about the Apocalypse of St. John seen as a rock spectacle. Demis Roussos wails the lyrics in a frantically operatic falsetto, while the band pound fiercely through Vangelis ' furiously complex music. It certainly has its moments, but the entire set eventually becomes too overwhelming to sit through.
Coinciding with the dissolution of the military junta in Aphrodite’s Child’s homeland of Greece, “” was finally released there in -- a full two years after it first surfaced in the rest of the world plus a further two years after it was finished in Paris sometime in early
2 x Vinyl LP, Album Germany A1 - The System A2 - Babylon A3 - Loud, Loud, Loud A4 - The Four Horsemen A5 - The Lamb A6 - The Seventh Seal B1 - Aegian Sea B2 - Seven Bowls B3 - The Wakening Beast B4 - Lament B5 - The Marching Beast B6 - The Battle Of The Locusts B7 - Do It B8 - Tribulation B9 - The Beast B10 - Ofis C1 - Seven Trumpets/5().