Still Alive... and Well?

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Still, Alive... and Well?
Megadeth - Still Alive... and Well?.jpg
Greatest hits album by
ReleasedSeptember 10, 2002
GenreHeavy metal, hard rock, thrash metal
Length61:27
LabelSanctuary
ProducerDave Mustaine, Bill Kennedy
Megadeth chronology
Rude Awakening
(2002)
Still, Alive... and Well?
(2002)
The System Has Failed
(2004)

Still, Alive... and Well? is a Megadeth compilation album released on September 10, 2002 and is the last Megadeth release with bassist and co-founder David Ellefson until his reunion with the band eight years later. The album was released to fulfil Megadeth's record contract with Sanctuary Records after Dave Mustaine dissolved the band seemingly indefinitely when he sustained a serious nerve injury in 2002. The album's name is a quote from Dave Mustaine's answer to an interviewer's question: "What do you want written on your tombstone?"

The first six tracks (two of which were previously unreleased) were recorded live at the Web Theatre in Phoenix, Arizona, on November 17, 2001. The remaining tracks are selections from The World Needs a Hero.[1][2]

Professional ratings
Review scores
SourceRating
Allmusic2/5 stars link

Track listing[edit]

No.TitleLyricsMusicLength
1."Time: the Beginning/Use the Man" (live)Dave MustaineMustaine, Marty Friedman6:27
2."The Conjuring" (live)MustaineMustaine5:26
3."In My Darkest Hour" (live)Mustaine, David EllefsonMustaine5:29
4."Sweating Bullets" (live)MustaineMustaine4:43
5."Symphony of Destruction" (live)MustaineMustaine5:24
6."Holy Wars... The Punishment Due" (live)MustaineMustaine8:51
7."Moto Psycho"MustaineMustaine3:05
8."Dread and the Fugitive Mind"MustaineMustaine4:24
9."Promises"MustaineMustaine, Al Pitrelli4:26
10."The World Needs a Hero"MustaineMustaine3:52
11."Burning Bridges"MustaineMustaine5:20
12."Return to Hangar"MustaineMustaine4:00
Total length:61:27

Credits[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Music - Megadeth.com".
  2. ^ "Still, Alive...and Well? - Megadeth - Songs, Reviews, Credits - AllMusic".