Tracklist

CD 1
# Title Rating Length
1 The Hands of Time
3 5:36
2 Distant Skies
3 4:10
3 Tomorrow
3 4:53
4 Coming Home
3 5:35
5 Destiny
3 10:14
6 Future Shock
3 4:34
7 Black Diamond
5:44
8 Why Are We Here?
3 4:43
9 We Are the Future
5:18
10 Forever
2.5 3:07
11 Hunting High and Low
3:46
12 The Kiss of Judas
5:57
13 Rebel
3 4:16
14 Mother Gaia
3 8:19

Credits

CD 1

drums (drum set):
Jörg Michael (German drummer) (track 4)
bass guitar:
Jari Kainulainen (track 4)
membranophone:
Jörg Michael (German drummer) (1999) (tracks 8, 14)
guitar:
Timo Tolkki (track 4)
bass:
Jari Kainulainen (1999) (tracks 8, 14)
keyboard:
Jens Johansson (track 4)
Jens Johansson (1999) (tracks 8, 14)
guitar family:
Timo Tolkki (1999) (tracks 8, 14)
additional choir vocals arranger:
Veijo Laine (track 14)
Riku Niemi (track 14)
additional orchestrator:
Veijo Laine (track 14)
Riku Niemi (track 14)
additional producer:
Veijo Laine (track 14)
Riku Niemi (track 14)
background vocals:
Kimmo Blom (track 4)
Richard Johnson (grindcore musician) (track 4)
Timo Tolkki (track 4)
Marko Vaara (track 4)
composer:
Jens Johansson (track 8)
Timo Tolkki (tracks 3–5, 9–14)
conductor:
Riku Niemi (track 14)
engineer:
Mikko Karmila (track 4)
lead vocals:
Timo Kotipelto (track 4)
lyricist:
Jens Johansson (track 8)
Richard G. Johnson (vocalist, lyricist) (track 3)
Timo Kotipelto (tracks 11–12)
Timo Tolkki (tracks 2, 4–5, 9–10, 13–14)
mixer:
Mikko Karmila (track 4)
producer:
Timo Tolkki (track 4)
vocals:
Timo Kotipelto (1999) (tracks 8, 14)
writer:
Timo Kotipelto (track 7)
Timo Tolkki (track 7)
mixed at:
Finnvox Studios in Helsinki, Uusimaa, Finland (1996-10 – 1997-02) (track 4)
recorded at:
Finnvox Studios in Helsinki, Uusimaa, Finland (1996-10 – 1997-02) (track 4)
recording of:
Black Diamond (track 7)
Coming Home (track 4)
Destiny (track 5)
Distant Skies (track 2)
Forever (track 10)
Future Shock (track 6)
Hunting High and Low (Stratovarius song) (track 11)
Rebel (track 13)
The Kiss of Judas (track 12)
Tomorrow (track 3)
We Are the Future (track 9)
Why Are We Here? (track 8)
Mother Gaia (1999) (track 14)