On Target

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On Target
Fastway On Target.jpg
Studio album by
Released1988
StudioChapel Recording Studios, Swaby, Lincolnshire, UK
GenreHard rock, heavy metal
Length44:23
LabelGWR, Enigma
ProducerEddie Clarke, Lea Hart
Fastway chronology
Trick or Treat
(1986)
On Target
(1988)
Bad Bad Girls
(1990)
Singles from Trick or Treat
  1. "A Fine Line" / "Change of Heart"
    Released: 1988
  2. "Dead or Alive" / "Let Him Rock"
    Released: 1988

On Target is the fifth studio album by British rock band Fastway, and their first album without original frontman Dave King.

Professional ratings
Review scores
SourceRating
AllMusic1.5/5 stars[1]
Collector's Guide to Heavy Metal0/10[2]

Track listing[edit]

  1. "Dead or Alive" (Lea Hart, Ray Callcut) - 3:52
  2. "Change of Heart" (Christopher O'Shaughnessy, Eddie Clarke, Hart) - 3:41
  3. "A Fine Line" (Terry Thomas) - 4:55
  4. "Two Hearts" (O'Shaughnessy, Clarke, Hart) - 4:02
  5. "You" (Les White, Thomas) - 3:32
  6. "Let Him Rock" (O'Shaughnessy, Clarke, Hart) - 4:34
  7. "She Is Danger" (Clarke, Hart) - 5:12
  8. "Show Some Emotion" (Bernie Marsden, Brian Badhams, Don Airey, Robert Hawthorn) - 5:05
  9. "These Dreams" (O'Shaughnessy, Clarke, Hart) - 4:19
  10. "Close Your Eyes" (White, Thomas) - 4:11

Personnel[edit]

Fastway
Additional musicians
  • Don Airey, Paul Airey - keyboards
  • Neil Murray - bass
  • Tim 'Nibbs' Carter - bass, backing vocals
  • Terry Thomas - bass synths, backing vocals, arrangements with Fastway
  • Gary Ferguson - drums
  • Christopher O'Shaughnessy - backing vocals, pre-production, arrangements with Fastway
  • Tim Cutting, Bram Tchaikovsky - backing vocals
  • Christine Byford - female vocals on "She Is Danger"
Production
  • Matt Kemp - engineer
  • Vernon Austin - mixing

References[edit]

  1. ^ Anderson, Jason. "Fastway - On target review". AllMusic. All Media Network. Retrieved 12 December 2016.
  2. ^ Popoff, Martin (1 November 2005). The Collector's Guide to Heavy Metal: Volume 2: The Eighties. Burlington, Ontario, Canada: Collector's Guide Publishing. p. 118. ISBN 978-1894959315.