Another Hostile Takeover

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Another Hostile Takeover
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Studio album by Hanoi Rocks
Released March 30th, 2005
Recorded 2004-2005
Genre Glam punk, hard rock
Label Major Leidén Productions
Producer The Muddy Twins (Michael Monroe & Andy McCoy)
Hanoi Rocks chronology
Twelve Shots on the Rocks
(2003)Twelve Shots on the Rocks2003
Another Hostile Takeover
(2005)
Street Poetry
(2007)Street Poetry2007
Singles from Another Hostile Takeover
  1. "Back in Yer Face"
    Released: September 3rd, 2005
Professional ratings
Review scores
Source Rating
Allmusic 3/5 stars [1]

Another Hostile Takeover is the seventh studio album by the Finnish rock band Hanoi Rocks, released in 2005. This was the second album, of the "reborn" Hanoi Rocks of the new millennium. When it was released, critics praised the album, but fan reactions were mixed.

Track listing[edit]

No. Title Writer(s) Length
1. "Intro" Andy McCoy, Michael Monroe 0:05
2. "Back in Yer Face" Andy McCoy, Michael Monroe 3:34
3. "Insert I" Andy McCoy, Michael Monroe 0:15
4. "Hurt" Andy McCoy, Michael Monroe 3:53
5. "The Devil in You" Andy McCoy, Michael Monroe, DJ Alimo, DJ Control 3:34
6. "Love" Andy McCoy, Michael Monroe 2:33
7. "Talk to the Hand" Andy McCoy, Michael Monroe 3:38
8. "Eternal Optimist" Andy McCoy, Michael Monroe 3:30
9. "Insert II" Andy McCoy, Michael Monroe 0:05
10. "No Compromise, No Regrets" Michael Monroe, Wilder 4:00
11. "Reggae Rocker" Andy McCoy, Michael Monroe, DJ Alimo, DJ Control 4:18
12. "You Make the Earth Move" Andy McCoy, Michael Monroe 3:34
13. "Insert III" Andy McCoy, Michael Monroe 0:10
14. "Better High" Andy McCoy, Michael Monroe 3:20
15. "Dear Miss Lonely Hearts" Jimmy Bain, Phil Lynott 3:27
16. "Insert IV" Andy McCoy, Michael Monroe 0:12
17. "Center of My Universe" Andy McCoy, Michael Monroe 4:46
Japanese edition
No. Title Writer(s) Length
18. "Heaven Is Gonna Be Empty" (Japanese bonustrack) Andy McCoy, Michael Monroe 2:41

Personnel[edit]

  • Michael Monroe – lead vocals, harmonica, sax, guitars, keyboards, bass, castanet, percussion, Jew's harp, drums
  • Andy McCoy – lead, rhythm, acoustic & 12-string guitars, backing vocals, bouzuki, mandolin, clavinet
  • Conny Bloom – lead & rhythm guitars, backing vocal
  • Andy Christell – bass, backing vocals
  • Lacu – drums & percussion

Additional musicians[edit]

  • Eepo Mänty-Sorvari – drums on #15

Chart positions[edit]

Album[edit]

Year Chart Peak
2005 Japanese Albums Chart[2] 51
Finnish Albums Chart[3] 5

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