Sharks (album)

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Sharks (UFO album - cover art).jpg
Studio album by UFO
Released 3 September 2002
Recorded Prairie Sun Recording Studios, Cotati, California, 2002
Genre Hard rock, heavy metal
Length 49:36
Label Shrapnel
Producer Mike Varney, Steve Fontano
UFO chronology
You Are Here
(2004)You Are Here2004
Professional ratings
Review scores
Allmusic3/5 stars [1]

Sharks is the sixteenth album by the British hard rock band UFO. It is the last album to feature longtime German lead guitarist Michael Schenker.[2]

Track listing[edit]

1."Outlaw Man"Mogg, Way4:03
2."Quicksilver Rider"Schenker, Mogg4:09
3."Serenity"Schenker, Mogg6:24
4."Deadman Walking"Schenker, Mogg4:33
5."Shadow Dancer"Schenker, Mogg, Fontano4:48
6."Someone's Gonna Have to Pay"Mogg, Way5:31
7."Sea of Faith"Schenker, Mogg, Fontano5:51
8."Fighting Man"Mogg, Way4:32
9."Perfect View"Schenker, Mogg, Fontano4:08
10."Crossing Over"Schenker, Mogg4:49
Total length:49:36

Bonus Japan[edit]

  • 1. "Only You Can Rock Me" (Live)
  • 2. "Too Hot to Handle" (Live)
  • 3. "Rock Bottom" (Live)


Band members[edit]

Additional musicians[edit]

  • Mike Varney - guitar fills & outro guitar solo on "Fighting Man", producer
  • Kevin Carlson - keyboards
  • Jesse Bradman - background vocals
  • Luis Maldonado - background vocals


  • Steve Fontano - producer, engineer, mixing, mastering
  • Jason D'Ottavio, John Anaya - assistant engineers
  • Tim Gennert - mastering


  1. ^ Sharks at AllMusic
  2. ^ Sharks (CD booklet). UFO. Hannover, Germany: SPV GmbH. 2002.
  3. ^ Saulnier, Jason (23 January 2009). "Michael Schenker Interview". Music Legends. Retrieved 6 May 2013.