The Man Who Would Not Die (album)

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The Man Who Would Not Die
Blaze Bayley - Man Who Would Not Die cover.jpg
Studio album by Blaze Bayley
Released July 7, 2008
Genre Heavy metal
Length 62:31
Label Blaze Bayley
Producer Blaze Bayley
Blaze Bayley chronology
Blood and Belief
The Man Who Would Not Die
Promise and Terror
Professional ratings
Review scores
Source Rating
Sputnikmusic 4/5 stars[1]
[] 4/5 stars[2]

The Man Who Would Not Die is the fourth studio album by English heavy metal band Blaze Bayley, released in 2008. It is the first studio album released by the band since they changed their name from "Blaze" and the first with the completely new band line-up other than Blaze Bayley himself.[3] The track "Robot" was released as the band's first single, and later a video was made for it.

The influence of the other band members can be heard more on The Man Who Would Not Die than previous Blaze Bayley albums, as they contributed more to the song themes and music. In an interview with the band, Bermudez stated that the track "Serpent Hearted Man" had very little writing from Bayley, and that in general the band worked more closely together than before.

Track listing[edit]

  1. "The Man Who Would Not Die" – 4:35
  2. "Blackmailer" – 4:43
  3. "Smile Back at Death" – 7:38
  4. "While You Were Gone" – 5:27
  5. "Samurai" – 5:39
  6. "Crack in the System" – 5:53
  7. "Robot" – 3:10
  8. "At the End of the Day" – 3:39
  9. "Waiting for My Life to Begin" – 5:10
  10. "Voices from the Past" – 5:55
  11. "The Truth Is One" – 4:22
  12. "Serpent Hearted Man" – 6:15