Metalhead (album)

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Metalhead
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Cover art by Paul R. Gregory
Studio album by Saxon
Released 9 November 1999
Recorded Karo Studios, Brackel, Germany, 1999
Genre Heavy metal
Length 50:29
Label SPV/Steamhammer
Producer Biff Byford, Charlie Bauerfeind, Rainer Hänsel
Saxon chronology
BBC Sessions
(1998)
Metalhead
(1999)
Burrn! Presents: The Best of Saxon
(2000)
Professional ratings
Review scores
Source Rating
AllMusic 3/5 stars[1]
Collector's Guide to Heavy Metal 8/10[2]

Metalhead is the fourteenth studio album by heavy metal band Saxon released in 1999 (see 1999 in music).

Track listing[edit]

All tracks written by Pete "Biff" Byford, Paul Quinn, Doug Scarratt, Tim "Nibbs" Carter, except "Intro" by Nigel Glockler.

No. Title Length
1. "Intro" 1:24
2. "Metalhead" 4:52
3. "Are We Travellers in Time" 5:17
4. "Conquistador" 4:42
5. "What Goes Around" 4:24
6. "Song of Evil" 4:12
7. "All Guns Blazing" 3:53
8. "Prisoner" 4:12
9. "Piss Off" 4:04
10. "Watching You" 5:18
11. "Sea of Life" 8:11

Personnel[edit]

Saxon[edit]

Additional musicians[edit]

  • Nigel Glockler - Written and performed the Intro
  • Chris Bay - additional keyboards

Production[edit]

  • Charlie Bauerfeind - producer, engineer, mixing
  • Recorded and mixed by Charlie Bauerfeind
  • Rainer Hänsel - executive producer
  • Recorded and mixed at Karo Studios, Hamburg, Germany

References[edit]

  1. ^ Rivadavia, Eduardo. "Saxon Metalhead". AllMusic. Rovi Corporation. Retrieved 2011-06-25. 
  2. ^ Popoff, Martin (August 1, 2007). The Collector's Guide to Heavy Metal: Volume 3: The Nineties. Burlington, Ontario, Canada: Collector's Guide Publishing. p. 385. ISBN 978-1-894959-62-9.