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Battle Hymns MMXI

Manowar

Type:
Full-length
Release date:
November 26th, 2010
Catalog ID:
MCA 01243-2
Label:
Magic Circle Music
Format:
CD
Reviews:
4 reviews (avg. 48%)
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2. Metal Daze 04:32   Show lyrics
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3. Fast Taker 04:06   Show lyrics
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4. Shell Shock 04:12   Show lyrics
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5. Manowar 04:00   Show lyrics
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6. Dark Avenger 06:23   Show lyrics
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7. William's Tale 01:51   instrumental
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8. Battle Hymn 09:22   Show lyrics
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9. Death Tone (live version) 03:54   Show lyrics
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10. Fast Taker (live version) 04:57   Show lyrics
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Band members
Eric Adams Vocals
Donnie Hamzik Drums, Percussion
Joey DeMaio Bass
Karl Logan Guitars
Ross the Boss Guitars (live)
Guest/Session
Merideth Webste Vocals (choirs)
Janine Kloiber Vocals (choirs)
Eileen Carnicelli Vocals (choirs)
Michael Bilak Vocals (choirs)
Francisco Palomo Keyboards
Christopher Lee Vocals (narration) (6)
Miscellaneous staff
Lewis Jones Recording (narration)
John "Dawk" Stillwell Original photos
Jan "Örkki" Yrlund Cover art, Layout
Darcy Proper Mastering
Ronald Prent Mixing
Francisco Palomo Editing
Dirk Kloiber Engineering, Editing
Joey DeMaio Executive producer, Producer
Eric Adams Vocals
Donnie Hamzik Drums, Percussion
Joey DeMaio Bass
Karl Logan Guitars
Ross the Boss Guitars (live)
Merideth Webste Vocals (choirs)
Janine Kloiber Vocals (choirs)
Eileen Carnicelli Vocals (choirs)
Michael Bilak Vocals (choirs)
Francisco Palomo Keyboards
Christopher Lee Vocals (narration) (6)
Lewis Jones Recording (narration)
John "Dawk" Stillwell Original photos
Jan "Örkki" Yrlund Cover art, Layout
Darcy Proper Mastering
Ronald Prent Mixing
Francisco Palomo Editing
Dirk Kloiber Engineering, Editing
Joey DeMaio Executive producer, Producer
Read A true lack of new ideas 15% The_Ghoul February 15th, 2014
Read Different? Yes. Better?... 70% DarkAvenger77 March 8th, 2012
Read Manowar, born to live for... 86% danmarder March 8th, 2012
Read aging: unavoidable 20% caspian July 10th, 2011

Battle Hymns MMXI is a re-recording of Manowar's debut album, Battle Hymns.

Tracks 9 and 10 are bonus tracks record close to the time the original version of the album was released.
*"Death Tone (live version)" - recorded at Taylor City Expo Center Arena, Abilene, Texas - July 31st 1982
*"Fast Taker (live version)" - recorded at Reunion Arena, Dallas, Texas - August 1st 1982

Also released as "Special Edition" in 2011 with other live bonus tracks:
9. Call to Arms (05:32) (Live at O2 Academy in Birmingham, England, 03.27.2011)
10. Hand of Doom (05:58) (Live at La Riviera in Madrid, Spain, 04.10.2011)
11. House of Death (04:41) (Live at O2 Academy in Birmingham, England, 03.27.2011)
12. Thunder in the Sky (04:40) (Live at Campo Pequeno in Lisbon, Portugal, 04.02.2011)

Narration recorded at Abbey Road Studios.

All songs recorded at Haus Wahnfreid by Manowar
Mixed and mastered at Galaxy Studios

All music written by Joey DeMaio with Ross the Boss except "Metal Daze" and "Battle Hymn" written by Joey DeMaio.
All lyrics written by Joey DeMaio.
"William's Tale" arranged and performed by Joey DeMaio

The album is dedicated to Ronnie James Dio and Joro Panaiotov
"Metal Daze" is dedicated to Jose Muniz
"Death Tone" is dedicated to Andre Kralle
"Battle Hymn" is dedicated to Tom Brown

Added by: KillerKay Modified by: Porman
Added on: 2010-10-29 21:36:24 Last modified on: 2014-12-14 12:46:56
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