Into Glory Ride

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Into Glory Ride
Studio album by Manowar
Released July 1, 1983
Recorded Music America Studios, Rochester, New York
Genre Heavy metal, power metal
Length 45:05
Label Music for Nations (Europe)
Megaforce (US)
Producer Manowar and Jon Mathias
Manowar chronology
Battle Hymns
Into Glory Ride
Hail to England
Professional ratings
Review scores
Source Rating
AllMusic 3/5 stars[1]
Collector's Guide to Heavy Metal 7/10[2]
Metal Forces (6/10)[3]

Into Glory Ride is Manowar's second studio album and the first to feature drummer Scott Columbus. The album's title is a reference to the title track from the band's previous album Battle Hymns.


In 2005, Into Glory Ride was ranked number 444 in Rock Hard magazine's book of The 500 Greatest Rock & Metal Albums of All Time.[4]

Track listing[edit]

All songs written by Joey DeMaio, except where noted.

Side one
No. Title Length
1. "Warlord" 4:13
2. "Secret of Steel" (Ross the Boss, DeMaio) 5:48
3. "Gloves of Metal" (Ross the Boss, DeMaio) 5:23
4. "Gates of Valhalla" 7:11
Side two
No. Title Length
5. "Hatred" 7:38
6. "Revelation (Death's Angel)" 6:28
7. "March for Revenge (By the Soldiers of Death)" 8:24

Cover versions[edit]




  • Jon Mathias - producer, engineer
  • John Petre - assistant engineer
  • Joe Brescio - mastering


  1. ^ Huey, Steve. Into Glory Ride at AllMusic
  2. ^ Popoff, Martin (1 November 2005). The Collector's Guide to Heavy Metal: Volume 2: The Eighties. Burlington, Ontario, Canada: Collector's Guide Publishing. pp. 212–213. ISBN 978-1894959315. 
  3. ^ Doe, Bernard (August 1983). "Manowar - Into Glory Ride". Metal Forces (1): 22. Retrieved 2015-07-03. 
  4. ^ [...], Rock Hard (Hrsg.). [Red.: Michael Rensen. Mitarb.: Götz Kühnemund] (2005). Best of Rock & Metal die 500 stärksten Scheiben aller Zeiten. Königswinter: Heel. p. 31. ISBN 3-89880-517-4.