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Roots

Sepultura

Type:
Full-length
Release date:
February 20th, 1996
Catalog ID:
RR 8900-2
Label:
Roadrunner Records
Format:
CD
Reviews:
15 reviews (avg. 50%)
1. Roots Bloody Roots 03:32   Show lyrics
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2. Attitude 04:15   Show lyrics
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3. Cut-Throat 02:44   Show lyrics
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4. Ratamahatta 04:30   Show lyrics
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5. Breed Apart 04:00   Show lyrics
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6. Straighthate 05:21   Show lyrics
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7. Spit 02:45   Show lyrics
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8. Lookaway 05:25   Show lyrics
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9. Dusted 04:03   Show lyrics
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10. Born Stubborn 04:07   Show lyrics
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11. Jasco 01:57   instrumental
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12. Its├íri 04:48   Show lyrics
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13. Ambush 04:38   Show lyrics
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14. Endangered Species 05:19   Show lyrics
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15. Dictatorshit 01:23   Show lyrics
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16. Canyon Jam (unlisted track) 13:16   instrumental
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Band members
Max Cavalera Vocals, Guitars (rhythm), Lyrics
Andreas Kisser Guitars (lead), Guitars (acoustic)
Paulo Jr. Bass
Igor Cavalera Drums
Guest/Session
The Xavantes Tribe Tribal music
Jello Biafra Vocals (additional)
Jonathan Davis Vocals (additional)
Mike Patton Vocals (additional)
DJ Lethal Scratching, Sounds
David Silveria Drums, Percussion
Carlinhos Brown Vocals, Percussion, Berimbau, Timbau, Wood Drums, Lataria, Xequere, Surdos
Ross Robinson Unknown
Miscellaneous staff
Michael Whelan Cover art
Jonathan Davis Lyrics
Gloria Cavalera Management
Chuck Johnson Engineering
Richard Kaplan Engineering (additional)
Rob Agnello Engineering
Steve Sisco (R.I.P. 2014) Mix Engineering
George Marino (R.I.P. 2012) Mastering
Monte Conner A & R
D-Low Lyrics (on "Attitude")
Michael Grecco Photography
Kevin Estrada Photography (lyric)
Monika Bass Cavalera Photography (back cover)
Laura Michaels Design
DJ Lethal Co-Producer (on "Lookaway")
Ross Robinson Producer
Andy Wallace Mixing
Bryan Thatcher Design
Max Cavalera Vocals, Guitars (rhythm), Lyrics
Andreas Kisser Guitars (lead), Guitars (acoustic)
Paulo Jr. Bass
Igor Cavalera Drums
The Xavantes Tribe Tribal music
Jello Biafra Vocals (additional)
Jonathan Davis Vocals (additional)
Mike Patton Vocals (additional)
DJ Lethal Scratching, Sounds
David Silveria Drums, Percussion
Carlinhos Brown Vocals, Percussion, Berimbau, Timbau, Wood Drums, Lataria, Xequere, Surdos
Ross Robinson Unknown
Michael Whelan Cover art
Jonathan Davis Lyrics
Gloria Cavalera Management
Chuck Johnson Engineering
Richard Kaplan Engineering (additional)
Rob Agnello Engineering
Steve Sisco (R.I.P. 2014) Mix Engineering
George Marino (R.I.P. 2012) Mastering
Monte Conner A & R
D-Low Lyrics (on "Attitude")
Michael Grecco Photography
Kevin Estrada Photography (lyric)
Monika Bass Cavalera Photography (back cover)
Laura Michaels Design
DJ Lethal Co-Producer (on "Lookaway")
Ross Robinson Producer
Andy Wallace Mixing
Bryan Thatcher Design
Read Blood-Red, Yet Still Korn-Fed 30% doomknocker December 11th, 2014
Read Steep decline 20% Cosmic_Equilibrium August 28th, 2014
Read A middle finger to thrash... 92% imqa September 12th, 2012
Read Brazilians Need To Ban This 5% OzzyApu August 16th, 2012
Read Rotten Soil 53% televiper11 June 22nd, 2011
Read Quintessentially Brazilian... 97% sevenlee7 October 11th, 2010
Read Thick and dense as the... 82% Chainedown May 10th, 2009
Read The Royal Seal of Gayness.... 0% hells_unicorn October 11th, 2008
Read Mixed feelings 65% morbert June 1st, 2007
Read Roots Bloody Good Roots 85% All_Of_Life_Decays April 27th, 2007
Read The death of a once... 15% LordBelketraya January 2nd, 2007
Read Attitude & Respect 84% zyon June 11th, 2005
Read The Mallcore Virus Strikes... 17% High_On_Maiden May 7th, 2005
Read Masterpiece of an album for... 92% arhar March 9th, 2003
Read Complete fucking crap 8% UltraBoris August 18th, 2002

Videos were made for Roots Bloody Roots, Attitude and Ratamahatta.

The cover artwork by Michael R.Whelan based on an illustration taken from a 1990 brazilian 1000 Cruzeiro bill.

The limited edition digipack (RR 8900-5) has instead of "Canyon Jam" the following three bonus tracks:
16. Chaos B.C. (5:10)
17. Symptom Of The Universe (Black Sabbath cover) (4:14)
18. Kaiowas (Live) (2:26)

A strictly limited edition came in a wooden box containing the CD, a video (Roots Bloody Roots), 2 candles, a necklace 3 jars containing medicinal herbs and spice, a menu style pamphlet with band information tracing paper insert, herbs and some other extras. There were made less than 80 boxes.

"Itsari" means "roots" in the Xavante language. The chant included in this track is the "Datsi Wawere" healing ceremony chant.

On the promo edition of this album the song "Jasco" is named "Leaf".

The song "Straighthate (Zardonic Remix)" (06:25) was officially released only on Zardonic - Metal Up Your Bass (2007).
"Straighthate (Zardonic Remix) [2012 REVAMP] (06:40) was officially released on Zardonic - Metal Up Your Bass II (2012).

2001 Japanese reissue edition comes in a red jewel case (Catalog#: RRCY-13034)

Re-released remastered by Roadrunner Records on August 31, 2012, together with Chaos A.D. as Roots / Chaos A.D. 2 CD set.

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