The Missing Link (Rage album)

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The Missing Link
Rage the missing link.jpg
Studio album by Rage
Released 1 August 1993
Recorded Rocktech Studio, Berlin, Germany, May–June 1993
Genre Speed metal, power metal, thrash metal
Length 45:46
Label Noise
Producer Sven Conquest
Rage chronology
Trapped!
(1992)
The Missing Link
(1993)
10 Years in Rage
(1994)
Singles from The Missing Link
  1. "Refuge"
    Released: March 24, 1994
Professional ratings
Review scores
Source Rating
Allmusic 2.5/5 stars[1]

The Missing Link is the seventh full-length album released by the heavy metal band Rage in 1993. The album was remastered by Noise/Sanctuary in 2002 with five bonus tracks, three of them are from the EP Refuge.[2]

Track listing[edit]

  1. "Firestorm" (Manni Schmidt, Peter Wagner) - 4:56
  2. "Nevermore" (Wagner) - 4:28
  3. "Refuge" (Wagner) - 3:38
  4. "The Pit and the Pendulum" (Chris Efthimiadis, Wagner) - 4:18
  5. "From the Underworld" (Schmidt, Wagner) - 3:10
  6. "Certain Days" (Wagner) - 5:46
  7. "Who Dares?" (Efthimiadis, Wagner) - 4:29
  8. "Wake Me When I'm Dead" (Wagner) - 5:22
  9. "Lost in the Ice" (Wagner) - 9:50
  10. "Her Diary's Black Pages" (Wagner) - 3:34
  11. "The Missing Link" (Efthimiadis, Schmidt, Wagner) - 4:24
  12. "Raw Caress" (Wagner) - 5:26
Remastered CD edition bonus tracks
  1. "Another Kind of Madness" (Wagner) - 5:11 (P Wagner)
  2. "Truth Hits Everybody" (Sting) - 2:26 (The Police cover)
  3. "I Can't Control Myself" (Reg Presley) - 2:48 (The Troggs cover)
  4. "Beyond the Pale" (Craig Adams, Mick Brown, Simon Hinkler, Wayne Hussey) - 6:34 (The Mission cover)
  5. "Paranoid" (demo version) (Geezer Butler, Tony Iommi, Ozzy Osbourne, Bill Ward) - 2:40 (Black Sabbath cover)

Personnel[edit]

Band members
Production
  • Sven Conquest - producer, engineer, mixing
  • Bernd Steinwedel - mastering
  • Karl-Ulrich Walterbach - executive producer

References[edit]

  1. ^ Rivadavia, Eduardo. "Rage The Missing Link review". Allmusic. Rovi Corporation. Retrieved 2011-09-15. 
  2. ^ "Rage - The Missing Link". Encyclopaedia Metallum. Retrieved 2011-09-15.