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Souls of Black

Testament

Type:
Full-length
Release date:
October 9th, 1990
Catalog ID:
7 82143-2
Label:
Atlantic Records
Format:
CD
Reviews:
12 reviews (avg. 83%)
1. Beginning of the End 00:36   instrumental
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2. Face in the Sky 03:53   Show lyrics
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3. Falling Fast 04:05   Show lyrics
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4. Souls of Black 03:22   Show lyrics
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5. Absence of Light 03:55   Show lyrics
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6. Love to Hate 03:40   Show lyrics
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7. Malpractice 04:43   Show lyrics
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8. One Man's Fate 04:49   Show lyrics
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9. The Legacy 05:30   Show lyrics
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10. Seven Days of May 04:41   Show lyrics
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Band members
Chuck Vocals
Louie Drums
Greg Bass
Eric Guitars
Alex Guitars
Guest/Session
Bogdan Jablonski Vocals (backing)
Steve Quatarola Vocals (backing)
Mark Walters Vocals (backing)
Miscellaneous staff
Hiro Ito Photography
Eric Peterson Cover concept
Tom Coyne Mastering
Vincent "Bro" Wojno Engineering
William Benson Cover art
Michael Rosen Producer, Engineering
Bob Defrin Art direction
Chuck Vocals
Louie Drums
Greg Bass
Eric Guitars
Alex Guitars
Bogdan Jablonski Vocals (backing)
Steve Quatarola Vocals (backing)
Mark Walters Vocals (backing)
Hiro Ito Photography
Eric Peterson Cover concept
Tom Coyne Mastering
Vincent "Bro" Wojno Engineering
William Benson Cover art
Michael Rosen Producer, Engineering
Bob Defrin Art direction
Read Hodgepodge 71% StainedClass95 July 30th, 2014
Read Gently applies the brakes,... 75% autothrall September 6th, 2012
Read Putting the blackened soul... 86% hells_unicorn September 7th, 2011
Read Testa - Classic! But Could... 90% AngelicStorm May 18th, 2009
Read Best of the Classic Line-Up 90% OldSchoolKid April 1st, 2009
Read Badass Album 95% ForestRaven35465 March 6th, 2008
Read One Last Classic 85% DawnoftheShred March 3rd, 2008
Read Third best album 90% morbert October 9th, 2007
Read Stagnant Thrash 70% karma_sleeper July 19th, 2007
Read Much better than what came... 78% Mungo March 18th, 2007
Read Highly underrated! 87% meedley_meedley September 16th, 2004
Read Slightly inconsistent;... 73% Bloodstone April 26th, 2004

Songwriting credits:
Track 1 by Peterson.
Tracks 2, 5, 7, 10 by Billy , Peterson , Skolnick.
Tracks 3, 8 by Billy , Peterson, Clemente.
Tracks 4, 6, 9 by Billy, Peterson, Skolnick, Clemente.

Trivia:
- The album peaked at #73 on the Billboard 200.
- According to Chuck Billy, Souls of Black was written and recorded in a hurry so that Testament could be part of the European "Clash of the Titans" tour with Megadeth, Slayer and Suicidal Tendencies.
- This album was released on the same day as Slayer's Seasons in the Abyss.

Music videos:
- Souls of Black
- The Legacy.

Recording information:

Produced by Michael Rosen and Testament at Fantasy Studios, Berkeley, California.

Identifiers:

Barcode: 075678214325

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