The Chainheart Machine

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The Chainheart Machine
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Studio album by Soilwork
Released 8 February 2000
Recorded February 1999
Studio Studio Fredman
Genre Melodic death metal
Length 43:34
Label Listenable
Century Media
Producer Fredrik Nordström & Soilwork[1]
Soilwork chronology
Steelbath Suicide
(1998)Steelbath Suicide1998
The Chainheart Machine
(2000)
A Predator's Portrait
(2001)A Predator's Portrait2001
Professional ratings
Review scores
SourceRating
Allmusic4.5/5 stars[2]

The Chainheart Machine is the second full-length studio album released by the Swedish band Soilwork.

This is the first Soilwork release to feature Ola Frenning and Henry Ranta.

There is a hidden track on "Room No 99" as the song ends at 5:00 followed by silence until the 7:00 minute mark where the hidden track begins.

Track listing[edit]

No.TitleLyricsMusicLength
1."The Chainheart Machine"
  • Strid
  • Wichers
  • Ola Frenning
4:01
2."Bulletbeast"
  • Strid
  • Wichers
  • Wichers
  • Frenning
4:37
3."Millionflame"Strid
  • Wichers
  • Frenning
  • Carlos Del Olmo Holmberg
4:20
4."Generation Speedkill"
  • Strid
  • Jens Broman
  • Strid
  • Frenning
4:27
5."Neon Rebels"StridFrenning3:23
6."Possessing the Angels"Strid
  • Strid
  • Wichers
  • Frenning
4:00
7."Spirits of the Future Sun"Strid
  • Wichers
  • Frenning
6:00
8."Machinegun Majesty"Strid
  • Strid
  • Wichers
  • Frenning
5:00
9."Room No 99"Strid
  • Wichers
  • Frenning
7:40

Credits[edit]

Soilwork[edit]

  • Bjorn "Speed" Strid − vocals
  • Peter Wichers − guitar
  • Ola Frenning − guitar
  • Ola Flink − bass
  • Carlos Del Olmo Holmberg − keyboards
  • Henry Ranta − drums

Guests[edit]

Release history[edit]

Date Version
24 May 2000 Japan CD
2008 Re-issue

References[edit]

  1. ^ "The Official Soilwork website". www.soilwork.org. Retrieved 2012-02-09.
  2. ^ Allmusic review