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Alive or Just Breathing

Killswitch Engage

Type:
Full-length
Release date:
May 27th, 2002
Catalog ID:
168 618 457-2
Label:
Roadrunner Records
Format:
CD
Reviews:
16 reviews (avg. 77%)
1. Numbered Days 03:35   Show lyrics
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2. Self Revolution 03:08   Show lyrics
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3. Fixation on the Darkness 03:37   Show lyrics
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4. My Last Serenade 04:13   Show lyrics
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5. Life to Lifeless 03:17   Show lyrics
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6. Just Barely Breathing 05:42   Show lyrics
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7. To the Sons of Man 01:58   Show lyrics
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8. Temple from the Within 04:04   Show lyrics
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9. The Element of One 04:08   Show lyrics
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10. Vide Infra 03:28   Show lyrics
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11. Without a Name 01:45   instrumental
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12. Rise Inside 05:56   Show lyrics
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Band members
Jesse Leach Vocals
Adam Dutkiewicz Drums, Guitars
Joel Stroetzel Guitars (lead), Guitars (rhythm)
Mike D'Antonio Bass
Guest/Session
Becka Dutkiewicz Vocals (background) (Track 4)
Philip Labonte Vocals (background) (Tracks 2 & 7)
Miscellaneous staff
Adam Dutkiewicz Producer, Engineering
Andy Sneap Mixing, Mastering
Mike D'Antonio Cover art
Jesse Leach Vocals
Adam Dutkiewicz Drums, Guitars
Joel Stroetzel Guitars (lead), Guitars (rhythm)
Mike D'Antonio Bass
Becka Dutkiewicz Vocals (background) (Track 4)
Philip Labonte Vocals (background) (Tracks 2 & 7)
Adam Dutkiewicz Producer, Engineering
Andy Sneap Mixing, Mastering
Mike D'Antonio Cover art
Read Alive and kicking 90% EyesOfGlass June 1st, 2014
Read A massive transition for... 75% tshred666 February 2nd, 2012
Read Killswitch Engage - Alive... 87% padshiyangel01 June 14th, 2011
Read Possibly the only essential... 92% caspian April 25th, 2011
Read Undoubtedly their best 85% Themadisraeli October 14th, 2010
Read Whoosh...nothing but net,... 10% autothrall September 10th, 2010
Read Days bygone 84% amiamok August 6th, 2010
Read KsE's Alive or Just Breathing 77% MystifyXD April 20th, 2010
Read A diamond in the metalcore... 85% Hippie_Killa May 7th, 2008
Read Tolerable Metalcore 73% super_bum July 11th, 2007
Read Has some very catchy moments 85% invaded July 18th, 2006
Read Alive And Wreathing 31% Fatal_Metal November 16th, 2005
Read Almost a perfect album. 99% Justin_Bork May 3rd, 2005
Read this is... my last... 85% ironasinmaiden April 17th, 2003
Read Fucking solid! 89% Thrash_Till_Death February 3rd, 2003
Read A solid metal release on... 85% Silently_Vomiting December 8th, 2002

"Temple from the Within" and "Vide Infra" are re-recorded versions of the songs that appeared on their first album.

The Japanese pressing contains a bonus 13th track entitled "In the Unblind", a remake of the song from their self-titled debut.

Roadrunner Records re-released this album as a 25th Anniversary Deluxe Edition on 11/1/05 which includes a bonus CD of rarities from the album sessions with the following tracklisting:
1. In the Unblind (2:50)
2. When the Balance is Broken (4:37)
3. Untitled and Unloved (Instrumental) (3:22)
4. Numbered Days (Demo) (3:39)
5. Transfiguration (AKA Fixation on the Darkness) (Demo) (3:40)
6. Just Barely Breathing (Demo) (5:15)
7. Fixation on the Darkness (Howard Version) (3:41)
8. AOJB Studio Out-takes (1:17)
9. My Last Serenade (Video)
10. Fixation on the Darkness (Video)
11. Life to Lifeless (Live Video)

Recording information:

Recorded at Zing Studios, Westfield, MA, U.S.A. from 10/2001 to 2/2002.
Mastered at Backstage Productions, Ripley, Derbyshire, UK 3/2002.

Identifiers:

Barcode: 016861845728

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