The Unforgiven World Tour

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The Unforgiven World Tour
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Live album by Michael Schenker Group
Released 8 September 1999
Recorded The Edge, Palo Alto, California, May 1999
Genre Hard rock, heavy metal
Length 105:55
Label SPV/Steamhammer
Producer Michael Schenker and Mike Varney
Michael Schenker Group chronology
The Unforgiven
(1999)The Unforgiven1999
The Unforgiven World Tour
Be Aware of Scorpions
(2001)Be Aware of Scorpions2001
Michael Schenker chronology
The Unforgiven
(1999) The Unforgiven1999
The Unforgiven World Tour
(1999) The Unforgiven World Tour1999
Adventures of the Imagination
(2000) Adventures of the Imagination2000
Professional ratings
Review scores
Source Rating
AllMusic 2.5/5 stars [1]
Collector's Guide to Heavy Metal 7/10[2]

The Unforgiven World Tour is a live album by the Michael Schenker Group, released in 1999.

This is a double-CD live album recorded during three performances in May, 1999 at The Edge, Palo Alto, California. The material dates from throughout Schenker's career, including selections by the Scorpions, UFO, Michael Schenker Group, and his own solo work.

Track listing[edit]

Disk one[edit]

No. Title Writer(s) Length
1. "Armed and Ready" Michael Schenker, Gary Barden 5:03
2. "Only You Can Rock Me" Schenker, Phil Mogg, Pete Way 4:01
3. "Natural Thing" Schenker, Mogg 3:21
4. "Pushed to the Limit" Schenker, Mogg 3:40
5. "Written in the Sand" Schenker, Leif Sundin 3:40
6. "Captain Nemo" Schenker 3:27
7. "Into the Arena" Schenker 6:07
8. "Essence" Schenker 5:00
9. "Pilot of Your Soul" Schenker, Kelly Keeling 4:53
10. "The Mess I've Made" Schenker, Keeling 4:30
11. "Fat City" Schenker, Keeling 4:30
12. "On and On" Schenker, Barden 4:51
13. "Attack of the Mad Axeman" Schenker, Barden 4:53
Total length: 58:05

Disc two[edit]

No. Title Writer(s) Length
1. "Assault Attack" Schenker, Chris Glen, Graham Bonnet, Ted McKenna 4:24
2. "Another Piece of Meat" Rudolf Schenker, Herman Rarebell 3:57
3. "Love to Love" Schenker, Mogg 7:22
4. "Too Hot to Handle" Mogg, Way 3:54
5. "Lights Out" Schenker, Mogg, Way, Andy Parker 5:14
6. "Bijou Pleasurette / Positive Forward" Schenker 6:00
7. "Doctor Doctor" Schenker, Mogg 5:09
8. "Rock Bottom" Schenker, Mogg 11:45
Total length: 47:50


Band members
  • Michael Schenker and Mike Varney - producers
  • Phil Edwards - engineer
  • Ralph Patlan, Joe Marquez, Mike Varney - mixing
  • Ralph Patlan, Tim Gennert - mastering
  • Dave Stephens - graphic design


  1. ^ Huey, Steve. "Michael Schenker The Unforgiven World Tour: Live review". AllMusic. Rovi Corporation. Retrieved 2011-08-03. 
  2. ^ Popoff, Martin (1 August 2007). The Collector's Guide to Heavy Metal: Volume 3: The Nineties. Burlington, Ontario, Canada: Collector's Guide Publishing. pp. 386–387. ISBN 978-1-894959-62-9.