From the Underground and Below

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From the Underground and Below
Studio album by Overkill
Released September 30, 1997
Recorded June – July, 1997
Carriage House Studios,
Stamford, Connecticut, United States
Genre Thrash metal, groove metal
Length 47:07
Label CMC
Producer Overkill
Overkill chronology
!!!Fuck You!!! and Then Some
(1997)
From The Underground And Below
(1997)
Necroshine
(1999)
Professional ratings
Review scores
Source Rating
Allmusic 3/5 stars link

From the Underground and Below is the ninth studio album by the thrash metal band Overkill released in 1997 by CMC International. Two cover songs were recorded during these sessions; "No Feelings" by Sex Pistols and "Space Truckin'" by Deep Purple. Lead singer Bobby "Blitz" Ellsworth considers From the Underground and Below to be one of his favorite Overkill albums,[1] and says "Long Time Dyin'" is his favorite Overkill song to perform live.[citation needed] The album was re-issued along with Necroshine (1999) as part of a box set in 2003.[2] As of 2006, From the Underground and Below had sold over 32,000 copies in the U.S.[3]

Track listing[edit]

  1. "It Lives" – 4:31
  2. "Save Me" – 4:56
  3. "Long Time Dyin'" – 4:53
  4. "Genocya" – 4:46
  5. "Half Past Dead" – 5:29
  6. "F.U.C.T." – 4:56
  7. "I'm Alright" – 5:49
  8. "The Rip n' Tear" – 4:18
  9. "Promises" – 4:49
  10. "Little Bit o' Murder" – 4:09

Credits[edit]

Charts[edit]

Chart (1997) Peak
position
 Billboard Top Heatseekers 34[5]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Overkill – Hello From the Golden Gutter Age Feature Interview At". Blistering.com. 2007-11-22. Retrieved 2013-06-26. 
  2. ^ "Overkill - Necroshine". Encyclopaedia Metallum. Retrieved 2013-01-10.
  3. ^ "Sales: Gigantour 2006 (7/26/2006) [Archive] - Gigantour Forums". Forums.gigantour.com. Retrieved 2013-06-26. 
  4. ^ "BMI : Verni". Repertoire.bmi.com. Retrieved 2013-06-26. 
  5. ^ "From the Underground and Below - Overkill : Awards". AllMusic. 1997-09-30. Retrieved 2013-06-26. 

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