Out of the Abyss

From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Jump to: navigation, search
Out of the Abyss
Manilla road out of the abyss.jpg
Studio album by Manilla Road
Released 1988
Recorded Miller Studios, North Newton, Kansas 1988
Genre Power metal, heavy metal, thrash metal
Length 42:35
Label Black Dragon Records
Cult Metal Classics
Producer Manilla Road and Max Merhoff
Manilla Road chronology
Out of the Abyss
The Courts of Chaos
(1990)The Courts of Chaos1990
Professional ratings
Review scores
Source Rating
Allmusic 2.5/5 stars link
The Metal Crypt 8/10[citation needed]

Out of the Abyss is the seventh studio album released by the band Manilla Road. It was first issued in 1988 on Black Dragon Records, then re-released in 2005 on Cult Metal Classics. Though the band had been constantly increasing the thrash metal influence to their music since their album Open the Gates, this album was its peak, being almost completely thrash metal.

Track listing[edit]

  1. "Whitechapel" – 7:16
  2. "Rites of Blood" – 4:18
  3. "Out of the Abyss" – 3:25
  4. "Return of the Old Ones" – 6:22
  5. "Black Cauldron" – 2:57
  6. "Midnight Meat Train" – 3:00
  7. "War in Heaven" – 4:58
  8. "Slaughterhouse" – 3:40
  9. "Helicon" – 6:39