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Metal Church

Metal Church

Type:
Full-length
Release date:
1984
Catalog ID:
GZ002
Label:
Ground Zero
Format:
12" vinyl (33⅓ RPM)
Reviews:
16 reviews (avg. 92%)
Side A
1. Beyond the Black 06:20   Show lyrics
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2. Metal Church 05:03   Show lyrics
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3. Merciless Onslaught 02:56   instrumental
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4. Gods of Wrath 06:41   Show lyrics
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Side B
5. Hitman 04:36   Show lyrics
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6. In the Blood 03:31   Show lyrics
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7. (My Favorite) Nightmare 03:11   Show lyrics
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8. Battalions 04:55   Show lyrics
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9. Highway Star (Deep Purple cover) 04:37   Show lyrics
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Band members
David Wayne (R.I.P. 2005) Vocals
Kirk Arrington Drums, Percussion
Duke Erickson Bass
Craig Wells Guitars
Kurdt Vanderhoof Guitars
Miscellaneous staff
Kurdt Vanderhoof Logo
Saulius Pempe Photography
Jack Skinner Mastering
Terry Date Producer, Engineering
Willie Mackay Executive Producer
David Wayne (R.I.P. 2005) Vocals
Kirk Arrington Drums, Percussion
Duke Erickson Bass
Craig Wells Guitars
Kurdt Vanderhoof Guitars
Kurdt Vanderhoof Logo
Saulius Pempe Photography
Jack Skinner Mastering
Terry Date Producer, Engineering
Willie Mackay Executive Producer
Read Front-loaded 75% StainedClass95 July 4th, 2014
Read It knows just who you are 80% autothrall June 8th, 2012
Read Stab Their Backs! Their... 100% Nightmare_Reality May 3rd, 2012
Read An important piece of... 100% luminotron February 7th, 2011
Read Merciless Onslaught, Indeed... 92% Twisted_Psychology July 18th, 2009
Read Among the best thrash debuts 89% cyberscreen June 22nd, 2007
Read Sorry Jesus, I Worship Only... 100% DawnoftheShred June 18th, 2007
Read Come and Pray at the Metal... 90% BotD April 25th, 2007
Read We form, tonight!!! We... 95% NecroWraith February 11th, 2007
Read One of the best thrash... 94% invaded July 3rd, 2006
Read Beyond The Black!!! 99% fear_the_riffer September 16th, 2005
Read ...for the loved ones we... 93% Tet May 3rd, 2005
Read All That Which Is METAL 100% corviderrant September 18th, 2004
Read Enter the Metal Church ... 90% ShatteredSky July 13th, 2003
Read a thrash metal classic. 88% dragons_secrets May 21st, 2003
Read Great debut! 86% UltraBoris August 17th, 2002

First press inclusive t-shirt.

Tracks 1, 2, 4, 6, and 7 by Wayne, Wells, & Vanderhoof
Track 3 by Vanderhoof
Track 5 by Wayne & Vanderhoof
Track 8 by Wells & Vanderhoof
Track 9 by Blackmore, Gillan, Lord, Glover, and Paice

Self-released in 1984. Re-issued on Elektra Records in 1985.

The original European vinyl version of this album (SPV/Steamhammer pressing) contains the bonus track "Big Guns" (03:19). This song is NOT available anywhere else. Metal Massacre V has "The Brave", not "Big Guns".

Recording information:

Recorded at Steve Lawson Productions, Seattle, USA.

Identifiers:

Matrix / Runout (A side): GZ 002 - A
Matrix / Runout (B side): GZ 002 - B

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