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The Afterman: Descension is the seventh studio album by Coheed and Cambria. It is the second part of a double album, the first of which is The Afterman: Ascension. It's official release was on February 5, 2013.


The two albums act as a prequel to even Year of the Black Rainbow, and concentrate on the character Sirius Amory, whom the series is named after. It is considered the earliest story in The Amory Wars. Sirius is a bold scientist often called a kook, trying to uncover the secrets of the Keywork.

For more information on the story of this album, see The Afterman (book).


The "Amory Award" Edition

The Limited Deluxe Edition

  • Three CDs
  • A 83-page book with the same content as the Amory Edition, including photos from the Live Tour


1. "Pretelethal" – 3:21
2. "Key Entity Extraction V: Sentry the Defiant" – 5:45
3. "The Hard Sell" – 5:10
4. "Number City" – 3:49
5. "Gravity's Union" – 6:46
6. "Away We Go" – 3:55
7. "Iron Fist" – 4:46
8. "Dark Side Of Me" – 5:03
9. "2's My Favorite 1" – 4:55

iTunes Bonus Edition Tracks:

10. "Dark Side of Me (Einziger and Sanchez remix)" – 4:24
11. "Carol Ann (Bonus Track)" – 5:06
12. "Random Reality Shifts (Bonus Track)" – 5:47

See Also

The Amory Wars Logo.jpg
The Afterman (Album Part 1/Part 2 - Story)
Year Of The Black Rainbow (Album - Story)
The Second Stage Turbine Blade (Album - Story)
In Keeping Secrets Of Silent Earth: 3 (Album - Story)
Good Apollo, I'm Burning Star IV (Album Vol. 1/Vol. 2 - Story)
Vaxis - Act I: The Unheavenly Creatures (Album - Story)