Ready to Strike

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Ready to Strike
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Studio album by King Kobra
Released November 9, 1985
Genre Glam metal, Heavy metal
Length 39:18
Label Capitol/EMI
Producer Spencer Proffer, Carmine Appice
King Kobra chronology
Ready to Strike
(1985)
Thrill of a Lifetime
(1986)Thrill of a Lifetime1986
Professional ratings
Review scores
SourceRating
Allmusic3/5 stars[1]

Ready to Strike is the first album by the band King Kobra. It was released on November 9, 1985.

The single "Hunger" was written by members of the Canadian metal band Kick Axe and was released by them in 1986 in The Transformers: The Movie soundtrack album, under the made-up name of Spectre General.

Track listing[edit]

  1. "Ready to Strike" (King Kobra, H. Banger, Spencer Proffer) - 5:20
  2. "Hunger" (Proffer, Larry Gillstrom, Brian Gillstrom, Victor Langen, George Criston, Raymond Harvey) - 3:26
  3. "Shadow Rider" (King Kobra, H. Banger, Proffer) - 4:04
  4. "Shake Up" (King Kobra, H. Banger, Proffer) - 3:29
  5. "Attention" (King Kobra, H. Banger, Proffer) - 3:43
  6. "Breakin' Out" (King Kobra) - 3:59
  7. "Tough Guys" (King Kobra, H. Banger, Proffer) - 4:21
  8. "Dancing with Desire" (King Kobra, H. Banger, Proffer) - 5:36
  9. "Second Thoughts" (King Kobra, Proffer) - 3:47
  10. "Piece of the Rock" (Proffer, L.Gillstrom, B.Gillstrom, Langen, Criston, Harvey) - 3:33

Personnel[edit]

Band members
Production
  • Spencer Proffer - producer (for Pasha), engineer
  • Duane Baron - engineer
  • Alex Woltman - assistant engineer
  • George Marino - mastering

References[edit]

  1. ^ Theakston, Rob. "King Kobra Ready to Strike review". Allmusic. Rovi Corporation. Retrieved 2012-09-20.