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Mercenary

Bolt Thrower

Type:
Full-length
Release date:
November 9th, 1998
Catalog ID:
3984-14147-1
Version desc.:
Germany gatefold on black vinyl
Label:
Metal Blade Records
Format:
12" vinyl (33⅓ RPM)
Reviews:
9 reviews (avg. 75%)
Side A
1. Zeroed 05:45   Show lyrics
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2. Laid to Waste 04:40   Show lyrics
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3. Return from Chaos 05:04   Show lyrics
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4. Mercenary 05:53   Show lyrics
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Side B
5. To the Last... 05:25   Show lyrics
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6. Powder Burns 04:45   Show lyrics
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7. Behind Enemy Lines 05:18   Show lyrics
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8. No Guts, No Glory 04:07   Show lyrics
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9. Sixth Chapter 05:42   Show lyrics
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Band members
Karl Willetts Vocals
Alex Thomas Drums
Jo Bench Bass
Baz Thomson Guitars (lead), Guitars (rhythm)
Gavin Ward Guitars (rhythm)
Miscellaneous staff
Paul McHale Artwork (chaos skull)
James (Jim 90) Anderson Engineering on track 6
Ewan Davies Producer, Engineering on tracks 1 to 5, 7 to 9
Peter Archer Cover art
Jan Meininghaus Artwork (eye motif)
Karl Willetts Vocals
Alex Thomas Drums
Jo Bench Bass
Baz Thomson Guitars (lead), Guitars (rhythm)
Gavin Ward Guitars (rhythm)
Paul McHale Artwork (chaos skull)
James (Jim 90) Anderson Engineering on track 6
Ewan Davies Producer, Engineering on tracks 1 to 5, 7 to 9
Peter Archer Cover art
Jan Meininghaus Artwork (eye motif)
Read Hessian Soldiers Hold The Line 70% televiper11 August 28th, 2014
Read Your ears Laid to Waste 93% SadisticGratification May 13th, 2013
Read Introducing: Bore Thrower 52% autothrall February 6th, 2013
Read It's Bolt Thrower. Enough... 80% enshinkarateman May 14th, 2010
Read Flawed but still lethal 80% JamesIII February 24th, 2010
Read No Guts, No Glory. 60% Perplexed_Sjel November 17th, 2007
Read lacking 80% morbert June 12th, 2007
Read Monotony Killed The Mercenary 66% orionmetalhead May 7th, 2007
Read Ahhh, Bolt Thrower. Thou... 96% SculptedCold January 27th, 2006

All music/lyrics by Bolt Thrower 1997.

Limited edition digipak has 25 tracks, 10-24 are about 10 seconds of silence each. Track 25 Infiltrator (04:47).

Reissued by Metal Blade Records in 2011 with a gatefold cover, marbled grey vinyl, limited to 1000 copies. Same catalog #.

Recording information:

Recorded and mixed at Chapel Studios (Lincoln, England), December. 1997 - January 1998.
Produced by Bolt Thrower.

Identifiers:

Barcode: 0 3984-14147-1 4
Matrix / Runout (Side A, hand-etched): MB 14147-1 A SST
Matrix / Runout (Side B, hand-etched): MB 14147-1 B SST

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