M-16 (album)

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M-16
Studio album by Sodom
Released October 22, 2001
Recorded Spiderhouse Studios, July-August, 2001
Genre Thrash metal
Length 49:02
Label Steamhammer
Producer Harris Johns
Sodom chronology
Code Red
(1999)
M-16
(2001)
One Night in Bangkok
(2003)
Alternative Cover
Digipak Cover

M-16 is the tenth album by the German thrash metal band Sodom, released in 2001. The album is a concept album about the Vietnam War and is named after the rifle used by many U.S. soldiers during the war.

Track listing[edit]

All songs written and composed by Tom Angelripper, except where noted. 

No. Title Length
1. "Among the Weirdcong"   5:07
2. "I Am the War"   4:06
3. "Napalm in the Morning"   5:56
4. "Minejumper"   3:11
5. "Genocide"   4:49
6. "Little Boy"   4:08
7. "M-16"   4:49
8. "Lead Injection"   6:24
9. "Cannon Fodder"   3:53
10. "Marines"   3:55
11. "Surfin' Bird" (The Trashmen cover) 2:39
Total length:
49:02

The digipak edition contains two tracks taken from the 1982 Witching Metal demo recording.

The intro sample in "Napalm in the Morning" is taken from the movie Apocalypse Now. The sample in "Marines" is taken from the movie Full Metal Jacket.

Personnel[edit]

Sodom
  • Tom Angelripper - bass guitar/vocals
  • Bernd "Bernemann" Kost - guitars
  • Bobby Schottkowski - drums
Production
  • Axel Hermann - Cover art
  • Harris Johns - Co-producer, Mixing, Recording
  • Manfred Eisenblatter - Photography