Louder Than Hell (Manowar album)

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Louder Than Hell
Louder than hell.jpg
Cover art by Ken Kelly
Studio album by Manowar
Released October 1, 1996
Studio Haus Wahnfried, New York,
SoundCastle Studios, Los Angeles (orchestra)
Genre Heavy metal, power metal
Length 50:03
Label Geffen
Producer Manowar
Manowar chronology
The Triumph of Steel
(1992)The Triumph of Steel1992
Louder Than Hell
Warriors of the World
(2002)Warriors of the World2002
Professional ratings
Review scores
Source Rating
AllMusic 3/5 stars[1]
Collector's Guide to Heavy Metal 9/10[2]

Louder Than Hell is the eighth album by heavy metal band Manowar, released in 1996. It is the first album to feature guitarist Karl Logan, as well as the return of drummer Scott Columbus. Cover art was done by Ken Kelly. The songs "Brothers of Metal", "Courage" and "Number One" were demoed and played live by the band already in 1986, 10 years before their official album release.[3]

Track listing[edit]

All songs written by Joey DeMaio, except where noted.

No. Title Length
1. "Return of the Warlord" (Karl Logan, DeMaio) 5:19
2. "Brothers of Metal Pt. 1" 3:54
3. "The Gods Made Heavy Metal" (Logan, DeMaio) 6:03
4. "Courage" 3:49
5. "Number 1" 5:11
6. "Outlaw" (Logan, DeMaio) 3:22
7. "King" 6:25
8. "Today Is a Good Day to Die" 9:42
9. "My Spirit Lives On" (Logan, DeMaio) 2:09
10. "The Power" 4:09



Additional musicians[edit]


  • Rich Breen – engineer
  • Ehab Haddad – assistant engineer
  • George Marino – mastering
  • John Pettigrass – recording supervisor


  1. ^ Jeffries, Vincent. Louder Than Hell at AllMusic
  2. ^ Popoff, Martin (August 1, 2007). The Collector's Guide to Heavy Metal: Volume 3: The Nineties. Burlington, Ontario, Canada: Collector's Guide Publishing. pp. 262–263. ISBN 978-1-894959-62-9. 
  3. ^ "Archived copy". Archived from the original on 2013-04-18. Retrieved 2013-02-09.