Mean Machine (U.D.O. album)

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Mean Machine
Studio album by U.D.O.
Released January 10, 1989
Recorded 1988
Genre Heavy metal
Length 40:50
Label RCA
Producer Mark Dodson
U.D.O. chronology
Animal House
(1987)
Mean Machine
(1988)
Faceless World
(1990)
Professional ratings
Review scores
Source Rating
Allmusic 3/5 stars[1]

Mean Machine is the second studio album by the German heavy metal band U.D.O.. It was released in 1988 for RCA Records. Since their last album, Peter Szigeti has been replaced by Andy Susemihl from Sinner, Frank Rittel by Thomas Smuszynski who later went on to Running Wild and Thomas Franke by Stefan Schwarzmann. Dieter Rubach, who joined the band after the recording of "Animal House" left and was replaced by Smuszynski. [2]

Track listing[edit]

  • All tracks written by Dirkschneider, Dieth and Susemihl, except #11 written by Dirkschneider, Dieth, Susemihl, Schwarzmann and Smuszynski.
  1. "Don't Look Back" - 3:11
  2. "Break the Rules" - 4:00
  3. "We're History" - 3:30
  4. "Painted Love" - 4:57
  5. "Mean Machine" - 3:53
  6. "Dirty Boys" - 3:47
  7. "Streets on Fire" - 3:50
  8. "Lost Passion" - 4:10
  9. "Sweet Little Child" - 4:48
  10. "Catch My Fall" - 3:55
  11. "Still in Love with You" - 0:49

Personnel[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ Allmusic review
  2. ^ "U.D.O. - Mean Machine". Encyclopaedia Metallum. Retrieved 2010-05-15. 

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