Metal on Metal

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Metal on Metal
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Studio album by Anvil
Released April 15, 1982
Recorded Phase One Studios, Toronto, Canada, January-February 1982
Genre Heavy metal, speed metal
Length 43:03
Label Attic
Producer Chris Tsangarides
Anvil chronology
Hard 'n' Heavy
(1981)
Metal on Metal
(1982)
Forged in Fire
(1983)
Professional ratings
Review scores
Source Rating
Allmusic 4.5/5 stars[1]

Metal on Metal is the second studio album by Canadian heavy metal band Anvil.

Reception[edit]

In 2005, Metal on Metal was ranked number 441 in Rock Hard magazine's book of The 500 Greatest Rock & Metal Albums of All Time.[2]

Track listing[edit]

All songs written and arranged by Anvil

No. Title Length
1. "Metal on Metal"   3:56
2. "Mothra"   5:08
3. "Stop Me"   5:26
4. "March of the Crabs" (Instrumental) 2:33
5. "Jackhammer"   3:33
6. "Heat Sink"   3:57
7. "Tag Team"   4:09
8. "Scenery"   4:42
9. "Tease Me, Please Me"   4:53
10. "666"   4:46

The title song was featured on the November 14th, 2010 episode of The Simpsons titled "Lisa Simpson, This Isn't Your Life."

"Tag Team" and "March of the Crabs" were both featured on the soundtrack of the 2009 video game Brutal Legend.

Personnel[edit]

  • Steve "Lips" Kudlow - vocals, guitar
  • Dave Allison - guitar, lead vocals on "Stop Me"
  • Ian Dickson - bass
  • Robb Reiner - drums

References[edit]

  1. ^ Huey, Steve. "Anvil Metal on Metal review". Allmusic. Rovi Corporation. Retrieved 2011-09-06. 
  2. ^ [...], Rock Hard (Hrsg.). [Red.: Michael Rensen. Mitarb.: Götz Kühnemund] (2005). Best of Rock & Metal die 500 stärksten Scheiben aller Zeiten. Königswinter: Heel. p. 32. ISBN 3-89880-517-4.