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Cryptic Writings

Megadeth

Type:
Full-length
Release date:
May 30th, 1997
Catalog ID:
7243 8 38262 4 7
Label:
Capitol Records
Format:
Cassette
Reviews:
14 reviews (avg. 65%)
Side A
1. Trust 05:11   Show lyrics
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2. Almost Honest 04:03   Show lyrics
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3. Use the Man 04:36   Show lyrics
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4. Mastermind 03:48   Show lyrics
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5. The Disintegrators 02:51   Show lyrics
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6. I'll Get Even 04:23   Show lyrics
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Side B
7. Sin 03:07   Show lyrics
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8. A Secret Place 05:29   Show lyrics
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9. Have Cool, Will Travel 03:29   Show lyrics
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10. She-Wolf 03:36   Show lyrics
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11. Vortex 03:38   Show lyrics
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12. FFF 02:38   Show lyrics
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Original line-up
Band members
Marty Friedman Guitars, Guitars (acoustic), Vocals (backing)
Dave Mustaine Guitars, Vocals, Sitar (on "A Secret Place")
Nick Menza Drums, Vocals (backing)
David Ellefson Bass, Vocals (backing)
Miscellaneous staff
Dave Mustaine Producer
Hugh Syme Design, Art Direction
Jeff Balding Engineering, Mixing, Recording
Mark Hogen Engineering
Dimo Safari Photography
Bob Ludwig Mastering
Charlie Huff Producer
Dann Huff Producer
Original line-up
Marty Friedman Guitars, Guitars (acoustic), Vocals (backing)
Dave Mustaine Guitars, Vocals, Sitar (on "A Secret Place")
Nick Menza Drums, Vocals (backing)
David Ellefson Bass, Vocals (backing)
Original line-up
Dave Mustaine Producer
Hugh Syme Design, Art Direction
Jeff Balding Engineering, Mixing, Recording
Mark Hogen Engineering
Dimo Safari Photography
Bob Ludwig Mastering
Charlie Huff Producer
Dann Huff Producer
Read A Warning Of What Was To Come 60% electricfuneral9719 July 24th, 2013
Read Disappointment! 47% evermetal November 17th, 2009
Read Megadeth's downward spiral... 65% TexanCycoThrasher July 11th, 2009
Read Blues With a Metal Attitude 83% Hidius July 10th, 2008
Read Middle of the Road MegaDeth. 64% hells_unicorn March 1st, 2008
Read This Time It's Impersonal 50% Frankingsteins July 15th, 2007
Read Eclectic Writings 73% darkreif July 9th, 2007
Read "This should have been... 61% Metdude May 3rd, 2007
Read Not bad at all! 88% Agonymph July 24th, 2005
Read Surprisingly good although... 79% WitheringToSerenity December 19th, 2004
Read Megadeth's Black Album? 81% HealthySonicDiet January 23rd, 2004
Read Criminally Underated 75% SufferingOverdue April 24th, 2003
Read zzzzzzzzzzzz 49% capeda February 12th, 2003
Read DoH! 36% UltraBoris August 11th, 2002

Three versions exist. The first two have silver covers, one for the initial US release and one for the Japanese release. Later US releases featured a black cover.

Japanese bonus track:
13. One Thing [4:39]

2004 remixed & remastered edition features 4 bonus tracks
13. Trust (Spanish lyrics) [5:12]
14. Evil That's Within ("Sin" Demo) [3:22]
15. Vortex (Demo) [3:30]
16. Bullprick ("FFF" Demo) [2:49]

Original sound version now out of print.

Recording information:

Recorded and mixed at The Tracking Room, Nashville, TN.
Additional Recording at The Castle, Franklin, TN.
Mastered at Gateway Mastering Studios Inc., Portland, Manne.

Identifiers:

Barcode: 7 24383 82624

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