In the Midst of Beauty
|In the Midst of Beauty|
|Studio album by Michael Schenker Group|
|Released||13 May 2008|
|Recorded||2008 at Studio 2, Neu-Ulm, Germany, except drums at Phantom Recordings, Sherman Oaks, Los Angeles, California|
|Genre||Hard rock, heavy metal|
|Producer||Romi Schickle, Michael Schenker, Siggi Schwarz|
|Michael Schenker Group chronology|
|Michael Schenker chronology|
In the Midst of Beauty is the tenth studio album by the Michael Schenker Group (MSG). The album was released on 13 May 2008 and marked the comeback of the original MSG singer, Gary Barden, so the MSG name is added with Schenker - Barden on the album's cover. By Schenker's own notes to the CD, "This title came about through my experience and realisation that - in the midst of beauty - the beast is always waiting and ready to attack...".
All titles written by Michael Schenker and Gary Barden
- "City Lights" - 3:44
- "Competition" - 3:20
- "I Want You" - 4:32
- "End of the Line" - 4:01
- "Summerdays" - 5:12
- "A Night to Remember" - 4:39
- "Wings of Emotion" - 4:04
- "Come Closer" - 2:57
- "The Cross of Crosses" - 4:55
- "Na Na" - 3:33
- "I Am the One" - 3:54
- "Ride on My Way" - 4:44
- Michael Schenker - guitars
- Gary Barden - vocals
- Don Airey - keyboards
- Neil Murray - bass
- Simon Phillips - drums
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