Booze, Broads and Beelzebub

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Booze, Broads and Beelzebub
Booze, Broads & Beelzebub - Chrome Division.jpg
Studio album by Chrome Division
Released July 18, 2008
Recorded January 7–15, 2008 at Studio Fredmann in Gothenburg, Sweden
Genre Heavy metal
Length 50:22
Label Nuclear Blast
Producer Chrome Division
Chrome Division chronology
Doomsday Rock 'n Roll
(2006)
Booze, Broads and Beelzebub
(2008)
Professional ratings
Review scores
Source Rating
Allmusic 3/5 stars[1]
Jukebox:Metal 5/5 stars[2]
Kerrang! 3/5 stars[3]

Booze, Broads and Beelzebub is the second studio album by Norwegian heavy metal band Chrome Division. It was released on July 18, 2008 through Nuclear Blast. The band announced that they had finished recording the album on January 15, 2008 on their MySpace blog,[4] and announced the title and the planned release date on May 14, 2008,[5] which was picked up on by heavy metal news sources.[6] The album took seven days to record at Studio Fredmann in Gothenburg, starting on January 7, 2008.[4] Before either of the blog announcements, bassist Björn Luna said in an interview that Chrome Division's next album would be released on Nuclear Blast, explaining that the band have a three album contract with the label,[7] and Blabbermouth.net confirmed that the album would be released on Nuclear Blast.[8]

Track listing[edit]

  • All Songs Written By Chrome Division, except where noted.
  1. "The Second Coming" – 1:02
  2. "Booze, Broads and Beelzebub" – 4:20
  3. "Wine of Sin" – 4:10
  4. "Raven Black Cadillac" – 4:22
  5. "Life of a Fighter" – 4:38
  6. "The Devil Walks Proud" – 3:50
  7. "Hate This Town" – 3:55
  8. "The Boys from the East" – 4:47
  9. "Doomsday Rider" – 3:46
  10. "Let's Hear It" – 4:55
  11. "Sharp Dressed Man" (ZZ Top cover) – 3:10 (ZZ Top)
  12. "Bad Broad (Good Girl Gone Bad)" – 4:12
  13. "Raise Your Flag" – 3:00

Personnel[edit]

Production[edit]

  • Arranged & Produced By Chrome Division
  • Recorded & Engineered By Fredrik Nordström; assistant engineers: Henrik Udd & Ricky Black
  • Mixed By Shagrath, Fredrik Nordstrom & Henrik Udd
  • Mastered By Peter in de Betou

External links[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ allmusic review
  2. ^ Jukebox:Metal.com http://www.jukeboxmetal.com/2008/chrome-division-booze-broads-and-beelzebub/.  Missing or empty |title= (help); External link in |work= (help)
  3. ^ Travers, Paul. Kerrang! #1220, 26 July 2008. Album reviews. "Dimmu Borgir Man Trades Black Metl for Bikes, Birds and Beer" P. 50
  4. ^ a b "New Album Recorded". Official blog. Chrome Division. 2008-01-15. Retrieved 2008-02-04. 
  5. ^ "Release date and title for New Album". Official blog. Chrome Division. 2008-05-14. Retrieved 2008-05-15. 
  6. ^ Tsui, Peggy (2008-05-14). "Chrome Division to Release New Album in July". MetalUnderground.com. Retrieved 2008-05-15. 
  7. ^ Smirnioti, Marilena. "Chrome Division- Interview with Björn Luna". MetalEagle.com. Archived from the original on 2007-09-29. Retrieved 2007-08-20. 
  8. ^ "Dimmu Borgir Frontman's Chrome Division To Release second album In July". Blabbermouth.net. 2008-05-14. Retrieved 2008-05-15.