Sharks (album)

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Sharks
Studio album by UFO
Released 3 September 2002
Recorded Prairie Sun Recording Studios, Cotati, California, 2002
Genre Hard rock, heavy metal
Length 49:36
Label Shrapnel
Producer Mike Varney, Steve Fontano
UFO chronology
Covenant
(2000)
Sharks
(2002)
You Are Here
(2004)
Michael Schenker chronology
Thank You 3
(2001)
Sharks
(2002)
The Plot
(2003)
Professional ratings
Review scores
Source Rating
Allmusic 3/5 stars [1]

Sharks is the sixteenth album by the British hard rock band UFO. It is the last album to feature longtime German lead guitarist Michael Schenker.[2]

Track listing[edit]

No. Title Writer(s) Length
1. "Outlaw Man"   Mogg, Way 4:03
2. "Quicksilver Rider"   Schenker, Mogg 4:09
3. "Serenity"   Schenker, Mogg 6:24
4. "Deadman Walking"   Schenker, Mogg 4:33
5. "Shadow Dancer"   Schenker, Mogg, Fontano 4:48
6. "Someone's Gonna Have to Pay"   Mogg, Way 5:31
7. "Sea of Faith"   Schenker, Mogg, Fontano 5:51
8. "Fighting Man"   Mogg, Way 4:32
9. "Perfect View"   Schenker, Mogg, Fontano 4:08
10. "Crossing Over"   Schenker, Mogg 4:49
11. "Hawaii"   Schenker 0:43
Total length:
49:36

Personnel[edit]

Band members[edit]

Additional musicians[edit]

  • Mike Varney - guitar fills & outro guitar solo on "Fighting Man", producer
  • Kevin Carlson - keyboards
  • Jesse Bradman - background vocals
  • Luis Maldonado - background vocals

Production[edit]

  • Steve Fontano - producer, engineer, mixing, mastering
  • Jason D'Ottavio, John Anaya - assistant engineers
  • Tim Gennert - mastering

References[edit]

  1. ^ Sharks (album) at AllMusic
  2. ^ Sharks (CD booklet). UFO. Hannover, Germany: SPV GmbH. 2002. 
  3. ^ Saulnier, Jason (23 January 2009). "Michael Schenker Interview". Music Legends. Retrieved 6 May 2013.