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Scott Burns

Scott Burns

Real/full name:
Scott Burns
Place of birth:
United States


Legendary producer who was a pivotal figure in the development of the early death metal scene in the United States, especially in Tampa, Florida (though he also worked with bands from abroad as well, such as Sepultura). Doing most of his work at the infamous Morrisound Studios, Burns produced many landmark albums by a variety of the biggest and most influential bands in death metal, thrash metal, ...


Depicted with the motto "no fun, no core, no mosh, no trends" on the back cover of Mayhem's Deathcrush (Anti-Mosh 003) EP.


1998 Anomaly Vocals (backing)


As Scott "Cryptomaniac" Burns:

1995 Violently Deadicated Vocals (additional)

Demolition Hammer

As Scott "Blood Thirsty" Burns:

1990 Tortured Existence Vocals (backing) (track 4)


As Scott "No More Quotes In Between My Name" Burns:

1992 Solstice Vocals (backing) (track 5)


1991 Rites of the Black Mass (Demo) Producer
1992 Rites of the Black Mass Engineering, Producer

Agent Steel

1987 Unstoppable Force Engineering (pre-production)


1989 Sacrificial (Demo) Recording


1990 Final Fall of the Gods (EP) Mixing


1996 In Command (Live 1989-1990) (Live album) Mixing (tracks 1-5)


1998 Anomaly Engineering (drums)


1990 Necrosalvation (EP) Engineering
1991 Anticapital Production, Engineering
1993 State to State (EP) Engineering
1994 Anticapital / Blindspot / +3 (Compilation) Producer, Engineering
1997 Misery Index Engineering


1990 Piece of Time Producer, Engineering
1991 Unquestionable Presence Producer


1990 Hallucinations Engineering, Mixing, Producer

Aurora Borealis

1996 Mansions of Eternity (EP) Mixing, Mastering

Brutal Mastication

1993 Demo 1993 (Demo) Engineering
1996 Demo 1996 (Demo) Recording, Mastering


1990 To the Gory End Producer, Mixing
1991 Death Shall Rise Producer

Cannibal Corpse

1990 Eaten Back to Life Producer, Engineering
1991 Butchered at Birth Engineering, Producer
1992 Tomb of the Mutilated Producer, Engineering, Recording, Mixing
1993 Hammer Smashed Face (EP) Producer (track 1)
1994 The Bleeding Engineering, Mastering, Mixing, Producer, Recording
1996 The Bleeding / Vile (Compilation) Engineering, Mastering, Mixing, Producer, Recording
1996 Vile Producer, Engineering, Mixing
2003 Worm Infested (EP) Mixing (track 4), Producer (track 4), Engineering (track 4)
2003 15 Year Killing Spree (Compilation) Producer (disc 3 tracks 6-12)


1989 Die by My Hand (Single) Mixing
1989 No More Color Mixing
1995 Coroner (Compilation) Mixing

Crimson Glory

1988 Transcendence Engineering (assistant)


1990 Demo 1990 (Demo) Producer, Engineering
1993 The Breed Beyond (Split) Engineering (track 3), Producer (track 3), Mixing (track 3)
1993 Focus Producer, Engineering, Mixing
2023 ReFocus Producer, Engineering, Mixing


1988 Leprosy Engineering
1990 Spiritual Healing Mixing, Producer, Recording
1991 Human Mixing, Producer, Recording
1993 Individual Thought Patterns Engineering, Producer


1990 Deicide Producer, Engineering, Mixing
1992 Songs of Pain (Split) Mixing (tracks 1 & 2), Producer (track 1), Engineering (tracks 1 & 2)
1992 Legion Engineering, Mixing
1993 Amon: Feasting the Beast (Compilation) Mixing (tracks 1-6), Remixing (tracks 7-10), Recording (tracks 1-6)
1995 Once Upon the Cross Engineering, Mixing, Producer
1997 Serpents of the Light Engineering, Mixing, Producer
2003 The Best of Deicide (Compilation) Producer, Mixing
2022 Crucifixation: Early Years (Boxed set) Producer, Engineering, Mixing
2023 Once upon the Cross / Serpents of the Light (Compilation) Engineering, Mixing, Producer

Demented Ted

1992 Despair (Demo) Engineering, Producer

Demolition Hammer

1990 Tortured Existence Mixing, Producer, Engineering


1991 Idolatry Mixing, Producer, Engineering


1993 Inhumane Existence (Demo) Producer, Engineering


1992 Soul Erosion (Demo) Producer, Engineering, Mixing


1992 Demo 1992 (Demo) Producer
2020 Echoes Entombed: The Demo Anthology (1991-1992) (Compilation) Producer (track 4,5,7,8)


1990 Slaughter in the Vatican Producer, Engineering, Mixing
2003 Slaughter in the Vatican / The Law (Compilation) Mixing, Producer, Engineering


1990 The Plot Sickens (Demo) Producer, Engineering

Game Over

1996 Game Over Producer, Engineering, Mixing


1991 Considered Dead Engineering, Mixing, Producer


1990 Syzygial Miscreancy Engineering
1993 Terraasymmetry (EP) Engineering

Hideous Corpse

1992 Demented (Demo) Mixing
1993 Gallery of Gore / Baptized in Pus (Single) Mixing
2017 Symphonies of Death (Split) Mixing (tracks 5-6)

Infernäl Mäjesty

1998 Unholier than Thou Engineering (guitars & drums)

Last Rite

1990 The Beginning of the End (Demo) Engineering


1991 Disincarnate Producer, Engineering, Mixing
1993 Sublime Dementia Producer, Mixing, Engineering
1994 Cross the Threshold (EP) Producer, Mixing (track 6)

Malevolent Creation

1990 Demo 1990 (Demo) Recording
1991 The Ten Commandments Producer, Engineering, Mixing
1992 Retribution Mixing, Producer, Engineering
1996 Joe Black (Compilation) Co-producer (tracks 9, 10)
1997 In Cold Blood Producer, Engineering
2023 Monstrosity / Malevolent Creation (Split) Recording (tracks 5-7)


1991 From Beyond Engineering


1990 Master Remastering
1991 On the Seventh Day God Created... Master Engineering, Mixing, Producer


1996 Millennium Mixing, Producer, Recording


1990 The Eternal Fall (EP) Mixing
1991 In the Eyes of Death (Split) Mixing (track 3)
1991 In the Eyes of Death (Split) Mixing (track 3)
1991 In the Eyes of Death (Split) Mixing (track 8)

Napalm Death

1990 Harmony Corruption Producer, Engineering, Mixing
1990 Suffer the Children (EP) Producer, Engineering, Mixing
1991 Death by Manipulation (Compilation) Engineering
2012 Scum / From Enslavement to Obliteration / Harmony Corruption / Utopia Banished (Boxed set) Producer


1990 Demo 1990 (Demo) Producer


1993 Numb (Demo) Producer


1989 Slowly We Rot Producer, Engineering, Mixing
1990 Cause of Death Producer, Engineering, Mixing
1992 The End Complete Mixing, Producer, Engineering
1994 Don't Care (Single) Producer, Engineering, Mixing
1994 World Demise Engineering, Mixing, Producer, Recording
2001 Anthology (Compilation) Producer
2003 Slowly We Rot / Cause of Death (Compilation) Producer, Engineering, Mixing
2004 The End Complete / World Demise (Compilation) Producer, Mixing, Engineering
2005 Frozen in Time Executive producer
2013 The Complete Roadrunner Collection 1989-2005 (Boxed set) Producer


1990 Within Suffering Producer, Engineering, Mixing


1991 Testimony of the Ancients Mixing, Engineering, Producer


1989 Scream & Shout (Demo) Producer

Psychotic Waltz

1994 Mosquito Mixing, Producer, Engineering
1996 Bleeding Engineering

Raped Ape

1993 Terminal Reality (EP) Engineering, Producer, Recording, Mixing
1993 Raped Ape / Bloody Mary (Split) Recording (track B1), Producer (track B1), Mixing (track B1), Engineering (track B1)
2013 Land of Broken Promises (Compilation) Mixing (tracks 1:1-1:6), Recording (tracks 1:1-1:6), Producer (tracks 1:1-1:6), Engineering (tracks 1:1-1:6)


1991 Demo 1991 (Demo) Engineering, Mixing
1992 Promo EP I (Split) Mixing (track B1), Engineering (track B1)
1992 Demo 92 (Demo) Engineering, Mixing
1993 Embalmed Existence Producer, Engineering


1990 Call It What You Will (Demo) Producer, Engineering

Rumble Militia

1991 Stop Violence and Madness Recording (assistant)


1997 Elements of Anger Producer, Mixing, Recording, Mastering


1993 Edge of Thorns Engineering (additional)


1987 Schizophrenia Mixing (Remaster)
1989 Beneath the Remains Producer, Engineering, Mixing
1990 Bestial Devastation (EP) Mixing (track 6)
1991 Under Siege (Regnum Irae) (Single) Producer, Mixing, Engineering, Recording
1991 Breaking Barriers Vol. 4 (Split) Recording (track 4), Engineering (track 4), Producer (track 4)
1991 Rock Power Magazine Presents (Split) Producer
1991 Arise Mixing
1991 Arise Producer, Recording, Engineering, Lyrical assistance & translation
1991 Dead Embryonic Cells (Single) Producer, Engineering, Recording
1992 Arise (Single) Producer, Engineering, Recording
1992 Third World Posse (EP) Mixing (Track 2), Producer (Track 1)
1996 Roots Bloody Roots (EP) Mixing (tracks 3, 4)
1996 Natural Born Blasters (EP) Producer (track 5)
1996 Ratamahatta (EP) Mixing (tracks 5-6)
1996 Attitude (EP) Mixing (tracks 5, 6)
1996 Chaos A.D. Mixing (tracks 15, 16)
1996 Chaos A.D. Mixing (tracks 15, 16)
1996 Chaos A.D. Mixing (tracks 15, 16)
1997 B-Sides (Compilation) Mixing
1997 Blood-Rooted (Compilation) Mixing
2006 The Best of Sepultura (Compilation) Producer, Mixing
2012 The Complete Roadrunner Collection 1987-1996 (Compilation) Producer
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Six Feet Under

1995 Haunted Mixing, Engineering, Producer
2005 A Decade in the Grave (Compilation) Producer

Skeletal Earth

1991 Eulogy for a Dying Fetus Producer, Recording, Engineering
1993 Dreighphuck (EP) Producer
1994 Dē.ĕv'ṓ.lū'shŭn Producer


1992 Solstice Mixing, Engineering
2012 Pray for the Sentencing (Compilation) Mixing (tracks 1:1-1:9), Engineering (tracks 1:1-1:9)


1991 Effigy of the Forgotten Engineering, Mixing, Producer
1995 Pierced from Within Producer, Engineering, Mixing
1998 Despise the Sun (EP) Mixing, Producer, Mastering, Engineering
2008 The Best of Suffocation (Compilation) Producer, Mixing

Tempus Fugit

1991 Tempus Fugit (Demo) Engineering


1989 World Downfall Engineering

The Guff

1989 The Art of Deception (Demo) Engineering
1991 Refuse to Crawl (Demo) Producer, Engineering
1992 Jackass Live (Demo) Producer, Engineering

The Henchmen

1993 Pissed Off (Demo) Engineering (tracks 1-3), Producer

The Mortuary Society

1992 The Second Coming (Demo) Producer, Engineering


1989 Think This Engineering (assistant)


1993 El infierno de Dante Producer, Recording, Mixing
1993 Dante's Inferno Producer, Recording, Mixing
1996 México bárbaro Producer, Recording, Mixing, Mastering
1996 El llamado de la hembra Producer

Vital Remains

1995 Into Cold Darkness Engineering, Mixing


1987 Ticket to Mayhem Mixing, Engineering
1989 Insult to Injury Engineering
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Added on: 2011-04-10 14:12:39 Last modified on: 2024-01-16 00:21:23
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