The Chainheart Machine

From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Jump to: navigation, search
The Chainheart Machine
Studio album by Soilwork
Released 8 February 2000
Recorded February 1999
(Studio Fredman)
Genre Melodic death metal
Length 43:34
Label Listenable
Century Media
Producer Fredrik Nordström & Soilwork[1]
Soilwork chronology
Steelbath Suicide
(1998)
The Chainheart Machine
(2000)
A Predator's Portrait
(2001)
Professional ratings
Review scores
Source Rating
Allmusic 4.5/5 stars[2]

The Chainheart Machine is the second full-length studio album released by the Swedish band Soilwork.

This is the first Soilwork release to feature Ola Frenning and Henry Ranta.

There is a hidden track on "Room No. 99" as the song ends around 4:57 followed by silence until the 7:00 minute mark where the hidden track begins.

Track listing[edit]

  • All Lyrics by Bjorn "Speed" Strid.
No. Title Music Length
1. "The Chainheart Machine"   Peter Wichers, Ola Frenning 4:01
2. "Bulletbeast"   Wichers, Frenning 4:37
3. "Millionflame"   Wichers, Frenning 4:20
4. "Generation Speedkill"   Frenning 4:27
5. "Neon Rebels"   Frenning 3:23
6. "Possessing the Angels"   Wichers, Frenning 3:55
7. "Spirits of the Future Sun"   Wichers, Frenning 6:00
8. "Machinegun Majesty"   Wichers, Frenning 5:06
9. "Room No. 99"   Wichers, Frenning 7:39

Credits[edit]

Soilwork[edit]

  • Bjorn "Speed" Strid − vocals
  • Peter Wichers − guitar
  • Ola Frenning − guitar
  • Ola Flink − bass
  • Carlos Del Olmo Holmberg − keyboards
  • Henry Ranta − drums

Guests[edit]

Release history[edit]

Date Version
24 May 2000 Japan CD
2008 Re-issue

References[edit]

  1. ^ "The Official Soilwork website". www.soilwork.org. Retrieved 2012-02-09. 
  2. ^ Allmusic review