Frontal Assault

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Frontal Assault
Studio album by Angel Witch
Released 9 April 1986
Recorded AVM Studios, Stafford House, Clough Street, Hanley, Stoke-on-Trent, January 1986.
Genre Heavy metal
Length 41.14
Label Killerwatt
Producer Les Hunt
Angel Witch chronology
Screamin' 'n' Bleedin'
(1985)
Frontal Assault
(1986)
Live
(1990)
US edition cover
Professional ratings
Review scores
Source Rating
Allmusic 2/5 stars[1]
Kerrang! 2/5 stars[2]
Martin Popoff 6/10 stars[3]

Frontal Assault is the third album by British heavy metal band Angel Witch. The album was released in 1986 through Killerwatt Records.[4] This is the first Angel Witch record featuring Spencer Hollman on drums.

Track listing[edit]

All songs written by Kevin Heybourne except "Dream World" by S. Heybourne and Kevin Heybourne and "Religion (Born Again)" and "Take to the Wing" by David Tattum and Kevin Heybourne.

  1. "Frontal Assault" – 4:01
  2. "Dream World" – 3:49
  3. "Rendezvous with the Blade" – 6:37
  4. "Religion (Born Again)" – 4:17
  5. "Straight from Hell" – 4:18
  6. "She Don't Lie" – 5:54
  7. "Take to the Wing" – 3:54
  8. "Something Wrong" – 4:36
  9. "Undergods" – 3:48

US Promo[edit]

A US Promo of the album was released the same year by JCI Records, however, it only featured 5 tracks from Frontal Assault and other 5 from Screamin' 'n' Bleedin'. It also included another cover art.[5]

  1. "Dream World" – 3:49
  2. "She Don't Lie" – 5:54
  3. "Frontal Assault" – 4:01
  4. "Something Wrong" – 4:36
  5. "Straight from Hell" – 4:18
  6. "Evil Games" – 4:18
  7. "Waltz the Night" – 5:59
  8. "Goodbye" – 3:44
  9. "Fatal Kiss" – 4:42
  10. "Whose to Blame" – 4:06

Line-up[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ Anderson, Jason. "Angel Witch Frontal Assault review". Allmusic. Rovi Corporation. Retrieved 2011-09-07. 
  2. ^ Sutton, Maura (10 July 1986). "Angel Witch 'Frontal Assault'". Kerrang! 124. London, UK: United Magazines ltd. p. 14. 
  3. ^ Popoff, Martin (1 November 2005). The Collector's Guide to Heavy Metal: Volume 2: The Eighties. Burlington, Ontario, Canada: Collector's Guide Publishing. ISBN 978-1-894959-31-5. 
  4. ^ "Frontal Assault / Angel Witch". .airnet.ne.jp. Retrieved 2011-08-15. 
  5. ^ "Frontal Assault / Angel Witch". .airnet.ne.jp. Retrieved 2011-08-15.