Overkill (EP)

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EP by Overkill
Released 1984
Recorded Venture Sound Studio
Genre Thrash metal, speed metal
Length 24:04
Label Azra/Metal Storm
Producer Mike Siegel & Vadim Rubin
Overkill chronology
Feel the Fire

Overkill is the first EP recorded by thrash metal band Overkill released in 1984 on Azra/Metal Storm records. The EP is included on the !!!Fuck You!!! And Then Some compilation.

All of the songs from this EP (except for "The Answer") would be re-recorded for the band's future albums; "Rotten to the Core" and "Overkill" were re-recorded for Feel the Fire, while "Fatal If Swallowed" was re-recorded for Taking Over.

Track listing[edit]

No. Title Length
1. "Rotten to the Core"   5:14
2. "Fatal if Swallowed"   6:20
3. "The Answer"   8:49
4. "Overkill"   3:41
Total length:


  • Rat Skates - Drums
  • Bobby "Blitz" Ellsworth – Lead vocals
  • D.D. Verni – Bass
  • Bobby Gustafson – Guitar

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