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TALES OF KNIGHTHOOD: SONIC AND THE BLACK KNIGHT - ORIGINAL SOUNDTRAX

ソニックと暗黒の騎士 ORIGINAL SOUNDTRAX "TALES OF KNIGHTHOOD"
Sonic to Ankoku no Kishi ORIGINAL SOUNDTRAX "TALES OF KNIGHTHOOD"
Catalog Number WWCE-31198~9
Release Date Apr 08, 2009
Publish Format Commercial
Release Price 3500 JPY
Media Format 2 CD
Classification Original Soundtrack
Published by WAVE MASTER ENTERTAINMENT / / (distributed by avex marketing / / )
Composed by Jun Senoue / , Richard Jacques, Yutaka Minobe / , Fumie Kumatani / , Kenichi Tokoi / , Howard Drossin, Tommy Tallarico, Hikaru Tanimoto / , Yusaku Tsuchiya /
Arranged by Jun Senoue / , Richard Jacques, Yutaka Minobe / , Naofumi Hataya / , Heigo Tani / , Atsushi "Sushi" Kosugi / , Howard Drossin, Tommy Tallarico, Hikaru Tanimoto / , Yusaku Tsuchiya / , Atsushi "Sushi" Kosugi /
Performed by Crush 40, Takeshi Taneda / , Toru Kawamura / , Kimiko Nakagawa Strings / (Kimiko Nakagawa / , Akihiro Iwamura / , Osamu Iyoku / , Jyo Oosawa, Takashi Fukumori / , Hiromichi Hara / , Aya Yokomizo / , Makiko Tomokiyo / , Aiko Hosokawa / , Kaoru Hagiwara / , Makiko Nishiya, Youko Ara), Jun Senoue / , Yutaka Minobe / , Yusaku Tsuchiya / , Hikaru Tanimoto / , Bobby Jarzombek, Howard Drossin, Kazuto Baba / , Katsuji, Yoshihiro Tsukahara / , Lisa Lisa
Lyrics by Johnny Gioeli

Tracklist

Disc 1

01 KNIGHT OF THE WIND - Title ver. - 0:19
02 BLACK SWORD IN THE SKY 1:18
03 INTO THE STORY OF THE KING ARTHUR 2:19
04 MISTY LAKE 3:02
05 INTRODUCTION - MERLINA'S REQUEST 1:15
06 THE ISLAND OF THE SACRED SWORD 0:31
07 THE SACRED SWORD CALIBURN... MEET THE KING ARTHUR 0:38
08 FIGHT THE KNIGHT - Strings Mix - 1:59
09 A FOOL OF A KNIGHT 0:24
10 KNAVE THE HEDGEHOG AND OVERSIZED LETTER OPENER 0:46
11 TO THE BLACKSMITH 0:38
12 THEME OF MERLINA 0:43
13 WORLD MAP - THE LAND RULED BY KING ARTHUR 1:00
14 CAMELOT CASTLE 4:49
15 TREASURY AND EMBLEM - THE JOURNEY OF CHIVALRY 0:53
16 I'M THE BLACKSMITH 0:58
17 DEEP WOODS 5:55
18 SIR LANCELOT APPEARS 0:54
19 CALM AFTER THE BATTLE... ARONDIGHT 0:44
20 NIMUE... LADY OF THE LAKE 1:36
21 THREE DAYS AFTER... ALMOST MAKE IT TO MEET THE DEADLINE 0:17
22 TO THE RESCUE... A KNIGHT'S LAW 0:28
23 TITANIC PLAIN 3:40
24 SIR GAWAIN APPEARS 0:51
25 MORE TO BE A KNIGHT THAN TO SERVE YOUR KING 0:44
26 CRYSTAL CAVE 4:24
27 KNIGHT'S LESSON... A TRUE KNIGHT 0:47
28 MOLTEN MINE 4:29
29 SIR PERCIVAL... THE KNIGHT OF THE GRAIL 0:39
30 SIR SONIC... KNIGHT OF THE WIND 0:55
31 HEAD TO AVALON 1:05
32 SHOWDOWN WITH KING ARTHUR / KNIGHT OF THE WIND - Instrumental Mix - 1:01
33 GLORY OF VICTORY 0:56
34 KNIGHT OF THE WIND - Original ver. - 1:46
Disc length 52:43
Disc 2

01 KNIGHT OF THE WIND - TGS 2008 Trailer ver. - 1:04
02 ORDERS FROM THE ILLUSION 0:35
03 MERLINA - HER WICKED SMILE 0:57
04 THE END OF THE WORLD 0:30
05 ESCAPE FROM THE DESTRUCTION 0:27
06 KNIGHT'S PASSAGE 3:56
07 FOR THE KINGDOM AND ITS PEOPLE 1:43
08 SHROUDED FOREST 4:06
09 GREAT MEGALITH 4:04
10 THE CAULDRON 4:25
11 THE BARRIER 0:35
12 DRAGON'S LAIR 4:39
13 DRAGON SLAYER 3:54
14 INTO THE DARK HOLLOW 0:54
15 MERLINA - THE QUEEN OF THE UNDERWORLD 3:37
16 IT DOESN'T MATTER 0:30
17 TRANSFORM INTO EXCALIBUR SONIC 0:35
18 LIVE LIFE - MERLINA & SONIC 1:14
19 DENOUEMENT... TRUE KING ARTHUR 0:30
20 THE KING'S PERIL 0:59
21 BLACKSMITH 2:06
22 BATTLE MENU 1:15
23 FARAWAY AVALON 2:23
24 STAGE CLEAR 0:12
25 RESULT No.1 - FIVE STARS, AWESOME! 0:35
26 RESULT No.2 - SO, SO... OKAY! 0:36
27 RESULT No.3 - ONE STAR, TRY AGAIN NEXT TIME 0:45
28 THE ASH GROVE - MAIN MENU 2:24
29 SYSTEM SCREEN - OPTION 1:17
30 SYSTEM SCREEN - RANKING 0:59
31 SYSTEM SCREEN - NAME ENTRY 1:25
32 SYSTEM SCREEN - GALLERY 1:08
33 FAN ART - IT DOESN'T MATTER 1:49
34 KNIGHT OF THE WIND - Acoustic ver. - 5:37
Disc length 61:45

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Notes

First press editions come with box sleeve (Similar to Planetary Pieces: Sonic World Adventure Original Soundtrack) with obi that covers the front, spine and back of box.

-Disc 1-

01. KNIGHT OF THE WIND - Title ver. -     0:19
    Performed by Crush 40
    Produced by Jun Senoue
    
    Music & Arrangement by Jun Senoue
    Lyrics by Johnny Gioeli
    
    Vocals : Johnny Gioeli
    Guitars : Jun Senoue
    Bass : Takeshi Taneda
    Drums : Toru Kawamura
    
02. BLACK SWORD IN THE SKY     1:18
03. INTO THE STORY OF THE KING ARTHUR     2:19
    Music & Arrangement by Richard Jacques
    
    Programming : Richard Jacques
    
04. MISTY LAKE     3:02
    Music & Arrangement by Jun Senoue
    Additional Strings Arrangement by Yutaka Minobe
    
    Bass : Takeshi Taneda
    Drums : Toru Kawamura
    Strings : Kimiko Nakagawa Strings
[from game's credits: Kimiko Nakagawa, Akihiro Iwamura, Osamu Iyoku, Jyo Oosawa, Takashi Fukumori, Hiromichi Hara, Aya Yokomizo, Makiko Tomokiyo, Aiko Hosokawa, Kaoru Hagiwara, Makiko Nishiya, Youko Ara]

05. INTRODUCTION - MERLINA'S REQUEST     1:15
06. THE ISLAND OF THE SACRED SWORD     0:31
07. THE SACRED SWORD CALIBURN... MEET THE KING ARTHUR     0:38
    Music & Arrangement by Yutaka Minobe

    Programming : Yutaka Minobe
    
08. FIGHT THE KNIGHT - Strings Mix -     1:59
    Music & Arrangement by Jun Senoue
    Additional Strings Arrangement by Richard Jacques
    
    Guitars : Jun Senoue
    Bass : Takeshi Taneda
    Drums : Toru Kawamura
    Programming : Richard Jacques
    
09. A FOOL OF A KNIGHT     0:24
10. KNAVE THE HEDGEHOG AND OVERSIZED LETTER OPENER     0:46
11. TO THE BLACKSMITH     0:38
    Music & Arrangement by Yutaka Minobe

    Programming : Yutaka Minobe
    
12. THEME OF MERLINA     0:43
    Music & Arrangement by Jun Senoue
    
    Piano : Yutaka Minobe
    
13. WORLD MAP - THE LAND RULED BY KING ARTHUR     1:00
    Music & Arrangement by Jun Senoue
    Additional Strings Arrangement by Yutaka Minobe
    
    Guitars : Jun Senoue
    Bass : Takeshi Taneda
    Drums : Toru Kawamura
    Programming : Yutaka Minobe, Jun Senoue
    
14. CAMELOT CASTLE     4:49
    Music & Arrangement by Jun Senoue
    
    Guitars & Programming: Jun Senoue
    Bass : Takeshi Taneda
    Drums : Toru Kawamura
    Violin : Yusaku Tsuchiya
    Acoustic Guitar : Hikaru Tanimoto
    
15. TREASURY AND EMBLEM - THE JOURNEY OF CHIVALRY     0:53
    Music & Arrangement by Jun Senoue
    Additional Arrangement by Yutaka Minobe
    
    Bass : Takeshi Taneda
    Drums : Toru Kawamura
    Programming : Yutaka Minobe, Jun Senoue
    
16. I'M THE BLACKSMITH     0:58
    Original music taken from Sonic Adventure / DX
    Music by Jun Senoue
    Arrangement by Naofumi Hataya
    
    Programming : Naofumi Hataya
    
17. DEEP WOODS     5:55
    Music & Arrangement by Yutaka Minobe
    
    Programming : Yutaka Minobe
    
18. SIR LANCELOT APPEARS     0:54
    Original music taken from Sonic Adventure 2 / Battle
    Music by Fumie Kumatani
    Arranged & Produced by Heigo Tani
    
19. CALM AFTER THE BATTLE... ARONDIGHT     0:44
20. NIMUE... LADY OF THE LAKE     1:36
21. THREE DAYS AFTER... ALMOST MAKE IT TO MEET THE DEADLINE     0:17
    Music & Arrangement by Yutaka Minobe
    
    Programming : Yutaka Minobe
    
22. TO THE RESCUE... A KNIGHT'S LAW     0:28
    Music & Arrangement by Yutaka Minobe
    
    Guitars & Programming: Jun Senoue
    Drums : Bobby Jarzombek
    Programming : Yutaka Minobe
    
23. TITANIC PLAIN     3:40
    Music & Arrangement by Jun Senoue
    Additional Arrangement by Yutaka Minobe
    
    Guitars & Programming: Jun Senoue
    Bass : Takeshi Taneda
    Drums : Toru Kawamura
    Programming : Yutaka Minobe
    
24. SIR GAWAIN APPEARS     0:51
    Original music taken from Sonic Adventure / DX
    Music by Kenichi Tokoi
    Arranged & Produced by Atsushi "Sushi" Kosugi (Beat on Beat, Inc.)
    
25. MORE TO BE A KNIGHT THAN TO SERVE YOUR KING     0:44
    Music & Arrangement by Jun Senoue
    
    Programming : Yutaka Minobe
    
26. CRYSTAL CAVE     4:24
    Music & Arrangement by Howard Drossin
    
    Guitars & Programming : Howard Drossin
    
27. KNIGHT'S LESSON... A TRUE KNIGHT     0:47
    Music & Arrangement by Yutaka Minobe
    
    Programming : Yutaka Minobe
    
28. MOLTEN MINE     4:29
    Music by Tommy Tallarico
    Arrangement & Sound Produced by Jun Senoue
    
    Electric Guitars : Jun Senoue
    Acoustic Guitars : Kazuto Baba
    Bass : Takeshi Taneda
    Drums : Toru Kawamura
    Programming : Tommy Tallarico
    Pro-Tools Editing : Jun Senoue
    
29. SIR PERCIVAL... THE KNIGHT OF THE GRAIL     0:39
    Music & Arrangement by Jun Senoue
    
    Acoustic Guitars : Kazuto Baba
    Bass : Takeshi Taneda
    Drums : Bobby Jarzombek
    Programming : Jun Senoue
    Additional Programming : Naofumi Hataya
    Additional Percussion : Hikaru Tanimoto
    
30. SIR SONIC... KNIGHT OF THE WIND     0:55
    Music & Arrangement by Yutaka Minobe
    
    Programming : Yutaka Minobe
    
31. HEAD TO AVALON     1:05
    Original Music by Yutaka Minobe / Jun Senoue
    Arrangement by Richard Jacques
    
    Programming : Richard Jacques
    
32. SHOWDOWN WITH KING ARTHUR / KNIGHT OF THE WIND - Instrumental Mix -     1:01
    Music & Arrangement by Jun Senoue
    Additional Strings Arrangement by Yutaka Minobe
    
    Guitars : Jun Senoue
    Bass : Takeshi Taneda
    Drums : Toru Kawamura
    Programming : Yutaka Minobe
    
33. GLORY OF VICTORY     0:56
    Music & Arrangement by Richard Jacques
    
    Programming : Richard Jacques

34. KNIGHT OF THE WIND - Original ver. -     1:46
    Peformed by Crush 40
    Produced by Jun Senoue
    
    Music & Arrangement by Jun Senoue
    Lyrics by Johnny Gioeli
    
    Vocals : Johnny Gioeli
    Guitars : Jun Senoue
    Bass : Takeshi Taneda
    Drums : Toru Kawamura


-Disc 2-    
    
01. KNIGHT OF THE WIND - TGS 2008 Trailer ver. -     1:04
    Peformed by Crush 40
    Produced by Jun Senoue
    
    Music & Arrangement by Jun Senoue
    Lyrics by Johnny Gioeli
    
    Vocals : Johnny Gioeli
    Guitars : Jun Senoue
    Bass : Takeshi Taneda
    Drums : Toru Kawamura
    
02. ORDERS FROM THE ILLUSION     0:35
    Music by Jun Senoue
    Arrangement by Yutaka Minobe
    
    Programming : Yutaka Minobe
    
03. MERLINA - HER WICKED SMILE     0:57
    Music & Arrangement by Jun Senoue
    Additional Strings Arrangement by Yutaka Minobe
    
    Guitars & Bass: Jun Senoue
    Drums : Katsuji
    Programming : Yutaka Minobe
    
04. THE END OF THE WORLD     0:30
    Music & Arrangement by Jun Senoue
    Additional Strings Arrangement by Richard Jacques
    
    Programming : Richard Jacques
    
05. ESCAPE FROM THE DESTRUCTION     0:27
    Music & Arrangement by Jun Senoue
    Additional Strings Arrangement by Richard Jacques
    
    Guitars : Jun Senoue
    Bass : Takeshi Taneda
    Drums : Katsuji
    Programming : Richard Jacques

06. KNIGHTS PASSAGE     3:56 (NOTE: Should actually say KNIGHT'S PASSAGE)
    Music & Arrangement by Jun Senoue
    Additional Arrangement by Yutaka Minobe
    
    Guitars : Jun Senoue
    Bass : Takeshi Taneda
    Drums : Toru Kawamura
    Programming : Yutaka Minobe
    
07. FOR THE KINGDOM AND ITS PEOPLE     1:43
    Music & Arrangement by Howard Drossin
    
    Programming : Howard Drossin
    
08. SHROUDED FOREST     4:06
    Music & Arrangement by Richard Jacques
    
    Programming : Richard Jacques
    
09. GREAT MEGALITH     4:04
    Music & Arrangement by Tommy Tallarico
    
    Programming : Tommy Tallarico
    
10. THE CAULDRON     4:25
    Music by Tommy Tallarico
    Arrangement & Sound Produced by Jun Senoue
    
    Guitars : Jun Senoue
    Bass : Takeshi Taneda
    Drums : Toru Kawamura
    Programming : Tommy Tallarico
    Pro-Tools Editing : Jun Senoue
    
11. THE BARRIER     0:35
    Music & Arrangement by Yutaka Minobe
    
    Programming : Yutaka Minobe
    
12. DRAGON'S LAIR     4:39
    Music & Arrangement by Howard Drossin
    
    Programming : Howard Drossin
    
13. DRAGON SLAYER     3:54
    Music & Arrangement by Richard Jacques
    
    Programming : Richard Jacques
    
14. INTO THE DARK HOLLOW     0:54
    Original Music by Yutaka Minobe / Jun Senoue
    Arrangement by Richard Jacques
    
    Programming : Richard Jacques
    
15. MERLINA - THE QUEEN OF THE UNDERWORLD     3:37
    Original Music by Jun Senoue
    Arrangement by Richard Jacques
    
    Programming : Richard Jacques
    
16. IT DOESN'T MATTER     0:30
    Original music taken from Sonic Adventure / DX
    Music & Arrangement by Jun Senoue
    
    Guitars : Jun Senoue
    Bass : Takeshi Taneda
    Drums : Katsuji
    
17. TRANSFORM INTO EXCALIBUR SONIC     0:35
    Music & Arrangement by Jun Senoue
    
    Guitars & Programming : Jun Senoue
    Bass : Takeshi Taneda
    Drums : Katsuji
    
18. LIVE LIFE - MERLINA & SONIC     1:14
    Music & Arrangement by Jun Senoue
    
    Guitars : Jun Senoue
    Bass : Takeshi Taneda
    Drums : Katsuji
    Piano : Yutaka Minobe
    Violin : Yusaku Tsuchiya
    
19. DENOUEMENT... TRUE KING ARTHUR     0:30
    Music & Arrangement by Yutaka Minobe
    
    Programming : Yutaka Minobe
    
20. THE KING'S PERIL     0:59
    Original music taken from Sonic Adventure / DX
    Music by Fumie Kumatani
    Arrangement by Atsushi "Sushi" Kosugi (Beat on Beat, Inc.)  (NOTE: Should actually say Arranged & Produced by...)
    
21. BLACKSMITH     2:06
    Original music taken from Sonic Adventure / DX
    Music & Arrangement by Jun Senoue
    
    Acoustic Guitar: Kazuto Baba
    Violin : Yusaku Tsuchiya
    
22. BATTLE MENU     1:15
23. FARAWAY AVALON     2:23
    Music & Arrangement by Jun Senoue
    
    Guitars : Jun Senoue
    Bass : Takeshi Taneda
    Drums : Toru Kawamura
    Violin : Yusaku Tsuchiya
    
24. STAGE CLEAR     0:12
25. RESULT No.1 - FIVE STARS, AWESOME!     0:35
26. RESULT No.2 - SO, SO... OKAY!     0:36
27. RESULT No.3 - ONE STAR, TRY NEXT TIME     0:45
    Music & Arrangement by Jun Senoue
    Additional Arrangement by Yutaka Minobe
    
    Guitars : Jun Senoue
    Bass : Takeshi Taneda
    Drums : Toru Kawamura
    Programming : Yutaka Minobe
    
28. THE ASH GROVE - MAIN MENU     2:24
    Traditional Welsh Folk Song
    Arrangement by Hikaru Tanimoto
    
    Acoustic Guitar : Hikaru Tanimoto
    Hurdy Gurdy & Programming : Yoshihiro Tsukahara
    
29. SYSTEM SCREEN - OPTION     1:17
30. SYSTEM SCREEN - RANKING     0:59
31. SYSTEM SCREEN - NAME ENTRY     1:25
32. SYSTEM SCREEN - GALLERY     1:08
    Music & Arrangement by Hikaru Tanimoto & Yusaku Tsuchiya
    
    Acoustic Guitar: Hikaru Tanimoto
    Violin : Yusaku Tsuchiya
    
33. FAN ART - IT DOESN'T MATTER     1:49
    Original music taken from SONIC ADVENTURE / DX  (NOTE: Should actually say Sonic Adventure 2 / Battle)
    Music by Jun Senoue
    Arrangement by Hikaru Tanimoto & Yusaku Tsuchiya
    
    Acoustic Guitar: Hikaru Tanimoto
    Violin : Yusaku Tsuchiya
    
34. KNIGHT OF THE WIND - Acoustic ver. -     5:37
    Original Music by Jun Senoue
    Arrangement by Hikaru Tanimoto
    
    Acoustic Guitar : Hikaru Tanimoto
    Violin : Yusaku Tsuchiya
    Flute : Lisa Lisa
    Programming : Yoshihiro Tsukahara

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Session Coordinators : Kiyoshi Yoshida (Attic-Arcade, inc.)
                                  Yukifumi Makino (Delfi Sound Inc.)
                                  Stan Katayama
                                  Jun Senoue

Recording Engineers : Masahiro Fukuhara
                                 Nobushige Mashiko
                                 Stan Katayama
                                 Bob Burch

Recording Studios : Sound Crew Studio, Tokyo, Japan
                             Towerside Studio, Tokyo, Japan
                             Sound City Studios, Tokyo, Japan
                             Delfi Sound Studio, Tokyo, Japan
                             Attic-Arcade Studio, Tokyo, Japan
                             BBG Studio, Tokyo, Japan
                             The Box Studios, Los Angeles, CA, U.S.A.
                             Blue House Studio, San Antonio, TX, U.S.A.

Producer : Jun Senoue

Mastered by Isao Kikuchi at Warner Music Mastering, Tokyo, Japan

Artworks : Yoshitaka Miura, Rieko Muramatsu
Design : Chiaki Kuroda (Windansea Design)

Label Staff
Executive Producer : Fumitaka Shibata
A&R Director : Kazuo Koizumi
Sales Promoter : Osamu Igarashi (avex marketing)

Sega Staff
Licensing : Junichiro Takahashi, Makoto Matsui, Eishin Miura

Original Game "SONIC AND THE BLACK KNIGHT"
Producer & Director : Tetsu Katano

Endorsement :
Jun Senoue uses ESP guitars, LINE 6 products & Jim Dunlop picks

Special Thanks To :
Yutaka Yamamoto (Attic-Arcade, inc.)
Toshihiro Hayano (Delfi Sound Inc.), Shinpei Yamashita (Delfi Sound Inc.)
Hiroshi Hayashi (ESP Guitars), Naoko Hayashi
Lennie Moore
Akinori Nishiyama, Takashi Iizuka, Naofumi Hataya
Shinobu Yokota, Ai Miura, Mayumi Moro