Annihilation Principle

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Annihilation Principle
Annihilation Principle - Lääz Rockit.jpg
Studio album by Lääz Rockit
Released 1989
Recorded Aug – Sep, 1988
Prairie Sun Recorders,
Cotati, California, USA
Genre Thrash metal
Length 53:59
inc bonus live tracks
Label Roadrunner/Enigma Records
Producer Roy M. Rowland
Lääz Rockit chronology
Know Your Enemy
(1987)
Annihilation Principle
(1989)
Nothing'$ $acred
(1991)
Professional ratings
Review scores
Source Rating
Allmusic 3/5 stars [1]
Rock Hard 7.5/10 stars[2]

Annihilation Principle is the fourth studio album by American thrash metal band Lääz Rockit. It was released in 1989 on Roadrunner Records/Enigma Records and follows 1987's Know Your Enemy. It was itself followed by a fifth album called Nothing'$ $acred, released in 1991.

The album includes a cover version of punk band Dead Kennedys' "Holiday in Cambodia", and European versions contain two bonus live tracks recorded at the Dynamo Open Air Festival in the Netherlands.

Track listing[edit]

  1. "Fire in the Hole" – 3:49
  2. "Mob Justice" – 4:59
  3. "Chain of Fools" – 4:15
  4. "Shadow Company" – 6:17
  5. "Holiday in Cambodia" (Dead Kennedys) – 3:45
  6. "Bad Blood" – 4:36
  7. "Chasin' Charlie" – 4:40
  8. "Mirror to Madness" – 5:08
  9. "The Omen" – 6:35
  10. "Euroshima" – 4:25
  11. "Spared From the Fire" – 6:07
  • Tracks 10 and 11 are live bonus tracks, recorded at the Dynamo Open Air Festival in 1988

Credits[edit]

  • Michael Coons – vocals
  • Phil Kettner – guitar
  • Aaron Jellum – guitar
  • Willy Lange – bass
  • Victor Agnello – drums
  • Recorded August – September, 1988 at Prairie Sun Recorders, Cotati, California, USA
  • Bonus live tracks recorded at Dynamo Open Air Festival, 1988
  • Produced, engineered, and mixed by Roy M Rowland
  • Second engineered by Marc Reyburn
  • Mixed in November, 1988 at Fantasy Studios, Berkeley, California, USA
  • Second mix engineered by Dave Luke
  • Mastered by George Horn at Fantasy Studios
  • Cover illustrations by Jeff Sadowski

References[edit]

  1. ^ Allmusic review
  2. ^ "RockHard: Review anzeigen". www.rockhard.de. Retrieved 2016-11-12. (German)

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