Crystal Logic

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Crystal Logic
Studio album by Manilla Road
Released 1983
Recorded April - June 1983
Genre Heavy metal
Length 44:18
Label Black Dragon Records, Iron Glory Records
Producer Mark Mazur
Manilla Road chronology
Metal
(1982)
'Crystal Logic'
(1983)
Open the Gates
(1985)

Crystal Logic is an album released by Manilla Road in 1983 (and reissued in 2002). On this album the band fully embraced heavy metal, leaving behind the space, progressive and hard rock influences which could be found on the two previous albums.

Critical reception[edit]

Professional ratings
Review scores
Source Rating
Allmusic 4.5/5 stars [1]

In 2005, Crystal Logic was ranked number 344 in Rock Hard magazine's book of The 500 Greatest Rock & Metal Albums of All Time.[2]

Track listing[edit]

All songs written by Mark Shelton.

No. Title Length
1. "Prologue"   1:35
2. "Necropolis"   3:10
3. "Flaming Metal Systems"   5:42
4. "Crystal Logic"   6:01
5. "Feeling Free Again"   2:48
6. "The Riddle Master"   4:41
7. "The Ram"   3:46
8. "The Veils of Negative Existence"   4:34
9. "Dreams of Eschaton/Epilogue"   12:01

Personnel[edit]

  • Mark Shelton - Lead vocals, 6- and 12- string guitars
  • Scott Park - Bass Guitar
  • Rick Fisher - Backing vocals, Drums and percussion

References[edit]

  1. ^ Crystal Logic at AllMusic
  2. ^ [...], Rock Hard (Hrsg.). [Red.: Michael Rensen. Mitarb.: Götz Kühnemund] (2005). Best of Rock & Metal die 500 stärksten Scheiben aller Zeiten. Königswinter: Heel. p. 72. ISBN 3-89880-517-4.