Members in this album: Mikael Åkerfeldt: Guitars, Vocals, Songwriting, Lyrics Per Wiberg: Keyboards Martin Axenrot: Drums, Percussion Fredrik Åkesson: Guitars, Songwriting (track 5) Martín Méndez: Bass
Guest/Session Musicians: Natalie Lorichs: Vocals (female) (track 1) Christoffer Wadensten: Flute Andreas Tengberg: Cello Lisa Almberg: English horn, Oboe Karin Svensson: Violin
Other Staff: Mikhail Korge: Recording (additional) Jens Bogren: Producer, Recording, Mixing, Mastering Travis Smith: Artwork Johan Örnborg: Recording, Engineering (additional) Mikael Åkerfeldt: Producer, Artwork David Castillo: Engineering (additional)
Additional Notes: Japanese edition, contains an extra track and comes with an OBI Strip and an additional booklet with credits in japanese.
This is the original pressing with a typo on the back of the CD for track 3. It should be "The Lotus Eater". The disc has the correct spelling.
The "orchestral" instrument credits appear in the thanks.