Metal on Metal

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Metal on Metal
Studio album by Anvil
Released April 15, 1982
Recorded Phase One Studios, Toronto, Canada, January-February 1982
Genre Heavy metal, speed metal
Length 43:03
Label Attic
Producer Chris Tsangarides
Anvil chronology
Hard 'n' Heavy
(1981)
Metal on Metal
(1982)
Forged in Fire
(1983)
Professional ratings
Review scores
Source Rating
Allmusic 4.5/5 stars[1]

Metal on Metal is the second studio album by Canadian heavy metal band Anvil.

Reception[edit]

In 2005, Metal on Metal was ranked number 441 in Rock Hard magazine's book of The 500 Greatest Rock & Metal Albums of All Time.[2]

Track listing[edit]

All songs written and arranged by Anvil

No. Title Length
1. "Metal on Metal"   3:56
2. "Mothra"   5:08
3. "Stop Me"   5:26
4. "March of the Crabs" (Instrumental) 2:33
5. "Jackhammer"   3:33
6. "Heat Sink"   3:57
7. "Tag Team"   4:09
8. "Scenery"   4:42
9. "Tease Me, Please Me"   4:53
10. "666"   4:46

The title song was featured on the November 14th, 2010 episode of The Simpsons titled "Lisa Simpson, This Isn't Your Life."

Personnel[edit]

  • Steve "Lips" Kudlow - vocals, guitar
  • Dave Allison - guitar, lead vocals on "Stop Me"
  • Ian Dickson - bass
  • Robb Reiner - drums

References[edit]

  1. ^ Huey, Steve. "Anvil Metal on Metal review". Allmusic. Rovi Corporation. Retrieved 2011-09-06. 
  2. ^ [...], Rock Hard (Hrsg.). [Red.: Michael Rensen. Mitarb.: Götz Kühnemund] (2005). Best of Rock & Metal die 500 stärksten Scheiben aller Zeiten. Königswinter: Heel. p. 32. ISBN 3-89880-517-4.