ALBEN/ SAMPLER (Official & Promos)
[The Ark & "related Bands"]:
 
 

1998:
LOVE AFFAIRS (The Tambureens) [= Debutalbum](CD) (Sweden only!!) (Absurd Records | Absurd 7):

Heartbreakers/ A Girl Like You/ All You Do/ Paradise/ Can I Call You/ Michelle, My Umbrella/ Pretty Thing/ A Hundred Million Times/ Lies/ Miss Parker/ A Face/ Suie/ This Strange Effect

[=> Line Up: Jon Axelsson – keyboards, guitar, backing vocals / Kristofer Östergren – bass, vocals / Rickard "Kaka" Karlsson – guitar, backing vocals & Sylvester Schlegel – drums, backing vocals].
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 

2000/ 2001*:
WE ARE THE ARK (The Ark) (CD° bzw. MC) (erschienen am 25. September 2000 in Skandinavien & erst am 1. März 2001* in Italien, am 24. April 2001* in Frankreich & am 21. Mai 2001* in Deutschland) [° Virgin Records Sweden (7243 8 50315 2 6)]:

Hey Modern Days (3:30)/ Echo Chamber (3:39)/ Joy Surrender (3:55)/ It Takes A Fool To Remain Sane (Album Version; 4:10)/ Ain`t Too Proud To Bow (3:31)/ Bottleneck Barbiturate (4:51)/ Let Your Body Decide (Album Version = "Old Version"; 3:13)/ Patchouli (2:33)/ This Sad Bouquet (5:02)/ Angelheads (3:21)/ Laurel Wreath (3:44)/ You, Who Stole My Solitude (5:01).

[=> * Das Back-Inlay & die CD geben als Copyright das Jahr 2000 an!!].
 
 
 
 
 

WE ARE THE ARK (The Ark) ("Limited Edition" Vinyl - 500 Copies only!!):

= identisch mit der Tracklist der CD-Version & Bonus-Track: "Cygnet To Cygnet" (4:38).
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 

[A FIVE TRACK SAMPLER FROM] WE ARE THE ARK (Promo-Sampler) [Virgin Records Sweden (??)]:

It Takes A Fool To Remain Sane/ Echo Chamber/ Joy Surrender/ Bottleneck Barbiturate/ Angelheads.
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 

HELA SVERIGE - ARTISTER MOT NAZISTER [= Doppel-Live-CD von einem Charity-Konzert (16.Jänner 2001)] (erschienen am 5. Februar 2001 in Schweden) (Sveriges Skivbolag | 72435318102):

CD 1: The Ark: "Ain't Too Proud To Bow"/ "Vackra pojkar, vackra män" (performed by Rikard Wolff & Ola Salo).
CD 2: "Det här är ditt land" (performed by Emilia, Petter, Feven, Daddy Boastin, ADL, Ola Salo, CajsaLisa & Blacknuss).
 
 
 
 
 

2002:
NATIONALSÂNGER: HYMNER FRAN VAGEN OCH EPA's TORG (CD) (erschienen am 25. März 2002) (National):

nur 1 Lied: The Ark: "Kolla Kolla" (5:25) [Cover Version (written by Anders Melander)].

[=> = Tribute-Album für die schwedische Band "Nationalteatern"]
 
 
 
 
 

IN LUST WE TRUST (The Ark) [CD* oder "Limited Edition" Vinyl im Gatefold-Sleeve (500 Copies only!!)] (erschienen am 26. August 2002 in Gesamt-Europa) [* Virgin Records Sweden (7243 8 13237 2 4)]:

Beauty Is The Beast (3:37)/ Father Of A Son (3:21)/ Tell Me This Night Is Over (Album Version; 5:14)/ Calleth You, Cometh I (Album Version; 4:30) [music co-written by Peter Kvint]/ A Virgin Like You (4:29)/ Interlude (1:05)/ Tired Of Being An Object? (2:41)/ Disease (3:15)/ Vendelay (3:20)/ 2000 Light Years Of Darkness (7:00)/ The Most Radical Thing To Do (4:08; with string-intro: 5:15).
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 

EN PLATS I SKOGEN (Merit Hemmingson) (CD* bzw. LP**) (erschienen am 11. November 2002 in Schweden - am 20. März 2008 re-released) (* EMI Music Sweden | 0000293826 / MCD3318) (** EMI Music Sweden | 0000293826 / MLP3318):

nur 1 Lied: "Näsflöjtstrall från Uråsa" [=> performed by Merit Hemmingson & The Ark].
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 

2003:
DU FAR MIG (OM JAG FAR DIG) (Rikard Wolff) (CD) (erschienen am 17. März 2003 in Schweden) (EMI Music Sweden AB / Capitol Records | 7243 5 82294 2 4):

nur 1 Lied: "Uppfinnare" (2:37) [=> Music and lyrics by Ola Salo]*

[* => LIneUp: Rikard Wolff: vocals // Gunnar Nordén: electric piano || Gunnar Nordén: producer & recording].
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 

2004:
KNIVEN I HJÄRTAT (CD) (erschienen am 17. November 2004 in Schweden) (Warner Records Sweden | 0000138167):

nur 3 Lieder: Roberto & Juwan: "Ja' vill va me' dig" / Roberto Arroyo Valdes: "Jag ska dra av mej huden - För den här bruden" & Andreas Bertilsson: "Kniven I Hjärtat".

[=> = ein Soundtrack zu einer schwedischen TV-Serie; Ola Salo hat zu den drei obigen Tracks die Musik geschrieben!!]
 
 
 
 
 

2004/ 2005*:
STATE OF THE ARK (The Ark) [CD im JewelCase*, CD im JewelCase mit Obi-Strip (Taiwan) oder als "Limited Edition" im DigiPak/ Jakebox (mit identem Cover-Artwork, aber aufklappbarer "Pop Up"-Gatefold-CD-Halterung)] [am 27. Dezember 2004 in Schweden, am 18. April 2005* im restl. Europa (D, Ö, I) & erst am 11. April 2006 in den USA** erschienen] [* EMI Music Sweden AB / Virgin Records Sweden  (7243 5 63287 2 3)] (** Rebel Group):

This Piece Of Poetry Is Meant To Do Harm (3:27)/ Rock City Wankers (4:10)/ Clamour For Glamour (3:09)/ One Of Us Is Gonna Die Young (3:28)/ Let Me Down Gently (2:55)/ Hey Kwanongoma! (4:48) [music inspired by "Rugare 2" by Alport Mhlanga]/ The Others (3:27)/ Girl You're Gonna Get 'Em (Real Soon) (3:27)/ Deliver Us From Free Will (5:06)/ No End (3:24)/ Trust Is Shareware (4:23).

[=> * Das Back-Inlay & die CD geben als Copyright das Jahr 2005 an!!].
 
 
 
 
 
 

2005:
VILDVUXNA ROSOR (Thorsten Flinck) (CD) (am 13. bzw. 16. März 2005 in Schweden erschienen) (Bonnier Amigo Music):

nur 1 Lied: "Dansa i neon" [Lena Ph. - Cover Version (written by Tim Norell, Peo Thurén & Ola Håkansson)] (performed by Thorsten Flinck & Ola Salo).
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 

2006:
FOREVER LOVE (Air Bureau) (CD im JewelCase) (erschienen am ??. April 2006 in Schweden) (Ten Songs / Vertrieb: Universal Music Sweden AB | 7320470070079):

nur 1 Lied: "Love This" (feat. Ola Salo on vocals) (5:20).
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 

PEOPLE SAY (Christian Falk) (CD im JewelCase) (am 4. Oktober 2006 in Schweden erschienen) (Bonnier Music Sweden / Bonnier Amigo Muaic Group | 334 22873):

nur 1 Lied: "Dream On" (feat. Robyn & Ola Salo on vocals) (3:07) [=> written by Christian Falk / K. Âhlund & R. Carlsson].
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 

"OH MY GUILD!" (The Guild) (CD im JewelCase) [= Side-Project von The Ark's Sylvester Schlegel mit Mitgliedern von "Dungen" & "Empire Dogs"] (erschienen am 20. bzw. 22. November 2006 in Schweden & Finnland) (Siblingless / Vertrieb: V2 Scandinavia | Siblingless CD01 / VVR1044462):

One Of Your Dreams (3:22)°/ The Man Who Couldn't Learn (3:38)°/ Bob The Builder Killed Prince Jones (4:33)/ Hey Now! (4:51)°/ Scandinavia (The Festival High) (5:20)°/ Always Keep Our Heads Up High (4:00)°/ Klara's Waltz (4:35)^/ The Vintage War Of Finland (instrumental) (4:44)°^/ Don't Talk (3:19)^/ Boeves Psalm (instrumental) (2:16)°^ [Cover Version (Lars Hollmer)]

[=> LineUp: Sylvester Schlegel (vocals & guitars; lyrics & music), Fredrik Björling (drums, percussion)/ Elias Modig (bass, backing vocals), Reine Fiske (guitars, fiddle), Sunkan Choi (piano, organ, dulcimer, backing vocals) & Jon Lindkvist (percussion, backing vocals) // The Guild: music arrangements; mix (Cut 6) // Mattias Glavá & The Guild: producer // Peter Kvint & Sylvester Schlegel: string arrangements (Cut 7) || Jens Andersson & Christopher Dominique: string arrangements (Cut 9 & 10) / Robert Östlund: keyboards (Cut 4) / Samuel Runsteens Quartet: Strings (Cuts 7, 9 & 10)]
[° => falsche Zeitangabe auf der CD!! || ^ => Cross-Fading zwischen den Cuts 7 & 8 bzw. 9 & 10!!].
 
 
 
 

2007:
PRAYER FOR THE WEEKEND (The Ark) [CD im JewelCase°, Swedish Promo CD-R (in Plastiktasche mit Papiercover)°° bzw. Internet - Downloadalbum] (° am 11. bzw. 20. April 2007 in Schweden* und erst am 1. Juni 2007 im restl. Europa** erschienen) (* King Island Music AB/ Roxy Recordings / Vertrieb: Nordisk Film) (** King Island Music AB under exclusive licence to GUN Records GmbH / Sony BMG Music Entertainment (Germany) GmbH | 88697112192) (°° HMC / Roxy Recordings | HMCCD-009):

Prayer For The Weekend (4:22)/ The Worrying Kind (2:54)/ Absolutely No Decorum (3:45)/ Little Dysfunk You (4:07)/ New Pollution (4:30)/ Thorazine Corazón (3:42)/ I Pathologize (2:42)/ Death To The Martyrs (3:52)/ All I Want Is You (2:56)/ Gimme Love To Give (3:57)/ Uriel (5:40).
 
 
 
 
 
 

PRAYER FOR THE WEEKEND (The Ark) [Swedish "Limited Edition" - CD im speziellen DigiPak/ Jakebox* (5000 Copies only!!) bzw. "Limited Edition" Vinyl im Gatefold-Sleeve (500 Copies only!!)] (erschienen am 11. April 2007)(* King Island Music AB/ Roxy Recordings / Vertrieb: Nordisk Film | ROXYCD04):

Prayer For The Weekend (4:22)/ The Worrying Kind (2:54)/ Absolutely No Decorum (3:45)/ Little Dysfunk You (4:07)/ New Pollution (4:30)/ Thorazine Corazón (3:42)/ I Pathologize (2:42)/ Death To The Martyrs (3:52)/ All I Want Is You (2:56)/ Gimme Love To Give (3:57)/ Uriel (5:40).
 
 
 
 
 
 

PRAYER FOR THE WEEKEND (The Ark) ("Italian Version") (CD im JewelCase) (am 28. September 2007 erschienen) (Planet Records | PLT159Cd):

Prayer For The Weekend (4:22)/ The Worrying Kind (2:54)/ Absolutely No Decorum (3:45)/ Little Dysfunk You (4:07)/ New Pollution (4:30)/ Thorazine Corazón (3:42)/ I Pathologize (2:42)/ Death To The Martyrs (3:52)/ All I Want Is You (2:56)/ Gimme Love To Give (3:57)/ Uriel (5:40) // Multimedia-Part: The Worrying Kind (Videoclip)/ Prayer For The Weekend (Videoclip).
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 

2008:
THE GOLDEN THUMB (The Guild) (CD im JewelCase) [= Side-Project von The Ark's Sylvester Schlegel mit Mitgliedern von "Dungen" & "Empire Dogs"] (erschienen am 19. November 2008 in Schweden & Finnland) (Siblingless | Siblingless CD02):

Going To Louisiana (5:01)/ Let Me Loose, Let Me Lose (4:19)°/ Breakfast Epiphanies (4:11)/ About To Commit A Crime (2:58)°/ Lost Weekend (4:33)°/ The Same One Twice (2:55)°/ Yankee Fashion (3:26)°/ It's About Thyme (5:44)° [lyrics written by Alice Samoilova]/ "They Dead For The Pease Of The World" (instrumental) (3:31)°/ I Won't Go (Anywhere Alice Won't Go) (9:08)°

[=> LineUp: Sylvester Schlegel (vocals & guitars; lyrics & music; producer; horn arrangements; booklet photos), Fredrik Björling (drums)/ Elias Modig (bass, backing vocals), Reine Fiske (guitars; fiddle), Sunkan Choi (piano, organ; backing vocals) & Jon Lindkvist (Percussion) || Amanda Vasco, Therese Willstedt, Maria Lilja, Elisabet Foremander & Jens Anderson: additional backing vocals / Christoffer Dominique: piano (Cuts 1, 7 & 10) / Jens & Petter Lindgârd: horns / Filip Runesson: strings; string arrangements / Sven Andersson: flute (Cut 6) / Ola Salo: harmonica (Cut 8) / "Motoboy": vocals (Cut 9) // Jens Andersson ("additional everything"; Producer; recording; mix)]
[° => falsche Zeitangabe auf der CD!!].
 
 
 
 
 
 

2009:
AN ARKEOLOGY (Per Tengstrand) (CD) [erschienen am 17. März 2009 & 15. Jänner 2010 (Re-Release); Sweden only!!] (Mindfeel | MFCD017 / 884501094603):

This Sad Bouquet (feat. Camerata Nordica) (4:53)°/ Ständchen (6:34)°°/ An Arkeology (feat. Camerata Nordica) (10:35)°/ Funérailles (12:13)°°°/ Nocturne op. 9 No. 2 (4:39)°°°°/ Bottleneck Barbiturate (7:26)°

[=> der klassische Pianist Per Engstrand spielt Stücke von °°° Franz Liszt, °° Franz Schubert, °°°° Frédéric Chopin & ° The Ark!!]
 
 
 
 
 
 
 

JESUS CHRIST SUPERSTAR (Doppel-CD bzw. Downloadalbum) (erschienen am 8. April 2009 - Sweden only!!) [So Entertainment AB (under exclusive license to Universal Music AB / in cooperation with Malmö Opera House | 060252700613]:

CD1: Ouvertyr (3:59)/ En Dimmig Himmelsdröm (Heaven On Their Minds) (4:08)/ Vad står på ? (What's The Buzz) (2:36)/ Ett under, rent av mystikt (Strange Thing, Mystifying) (1:46)/ Allting är okej nu (Everything's Alright) (4:50)/ Jesus måste dö (This Jesus Must Die) (3:17)/ Hosanna (2:52)/ Simon seloten - Arma mänsklighet (Simon Zealotes - Poor Jerusalem) (5:18)/ Pilatus dröm (Pilate's Dream) (2:12)/ Templet (The Temple) (4:52)/ Allting är okej nu - Reprise (Everything's Alright - Reprise) (0:35)/ Hur visar jag min kärlek? (I Don't Know How To Love Him) (3:45)/ Hatad av alla - Blodspengar (Damned For All Time - Blood Money) (5:48)

CD2: Den Sista måltiden (The Last Supper) (7:50)/ Getsemane (Gethsemane - I Only Want To Say) (5:19)/ Arresteringen (The Arrest) (3:24)/ Petrus Förnekelse (Peter's Denial) (1:32)/ Pilatus och Jesus (Pilate And Christ) (2:50)/ Kung Herodes såg (King Herod's Song) (3:39)/ Låt oss börja om nu (Could We Start Again Please?) (2:38)/ Judas död (Judas' Death) (4:50)/ Pinad under Pontius Pilatus (Trial Before Pilate - Including The 39 Lashes) (6:17)/ Superstar (4:06)/ Korsfästelsen (Crucifixion) (3:21)/ Johannes 19:41 (John Nineteen: Forty-One) (2:30).
 
 
 
 
 

2010:
IN FULL REGALIA (The Ark) (erschienen am 27. April 2010) [CD/Magazin-Set bzw. Download-Album (iTunes)] (Ark Records / Universal Music):

Take A Shine To Me (3:01)/ Superstar (4:14)/ Stay With Me (4:56)/ Singing 'Bout The City (5:10)/ Have You Ever Heard A Song (4:36)/ Publicity Seeking Rockers (3:19)/ I'll Have My Way With You, Frankie (4:11)/ All Those Days (4:14)/ Hygiene Squad (2:30)/ The Red Cap (4:11).
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 

HAPPY GO LUCKY (Empire Dogs) (CD) (erschienen am 19. Mai 2010°; Sweden only!!) (Billion Doll / Vertrieb: Uni-Versity | UNI-VERS016-CD):

nur 1 Lied: "Come On You Preachers (Arirang)" (feat. Ola Salo on vocals) (2:58)

[LineUp: Sunkan Choi – vocals / Erik Pihl – drums / Stefan Svensson – bass / Niklas Landberg – guitar / Gustav Vidlund – guitar / Oskar Ling – keyboard || ° Copyright der CD gibt das Jahr 2009 an (=> das Album wurde 2008/2009 aufgenommen, mehrere VÖ-Termine im Laufe des Jahres 2009 waren geplant)].
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 

2011:
ARKEOLOGY - THE COMPLETE SINGLES COLLECTION ["Best Of"- / Abschiedsalbum] [CD° bzw. Downloadalbum°° (iTunes, Bengans)] (erschienen am 18°°. bzw. 23°. Februar 2011) (° Virgin Sweden / Ark Records / Universal Music | 509990958582 9):

Let Your Body Decide (Album Version)/ It Takes A Fool To Remain Sane (Album Version)/ Echo Chamber (Album Version)/ Joy Surrender (Album Version)/ Calleth You, Cometh I (Single Edit) [music co-written by Peter Kvint]/ Father Of A Son (Album Version)/ Tell Me This Night Is Over (Radio Edit)/ Disease (Album Version)/ One Of Us Is Gonna Die Young (Album Version)/ Clamour For Glamour (Radio Edit)/ Trust Is Shareware (Album Version)/ Deliver Us From Free Will (Album Version)/ Prayer For The Weekend (Album Version)/ Absolutely No Decorum (Album Version)/ The Worrying Kind (Sweden)/ Little Dysfunk You (Album Version)/ Superstar (Album Version)/ Stay With Me ("Arekeology Remix")/ Breaking Up With God (3:28) [NEW SONG]/ The Apocalypse is Over [NEW SONG].