Waiting for the Roar

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Waiting for the Roar
Fastway WaitingForTheRoar.jpg
Studio album by
ReleasedFebruary 1986
StudioAbbey Road Studios, London, UK
GenreHard rock, heavy metal
ProducerTerry Manning
Fastway chronology
All Fired Up
Waiting for the Roar
Trick or Treat
Singles from Waiting for the Roar
  1. "The World Waits for You"
    Released: 1986
Professional ratings
Review scores
AllMusic3/5 stars[1]
Collector's Guide to Heavy Metal3/10[2]

Waiting for the Roar is the third album by the British heavy metal band Fastway. It was recorded at Abbey Road Studios in 1985 and released in 1986.

Track listing[edit]

Side one
  1. "The World Waits for You" (Dave King, Shane Carroll, Alan Connor, Paul Reid, Terry Manning) - 6:24
  2. "Kill Me With Your Heart" (King, Carroll, Connor, Reid, T. Manning) - 4:49
  3. "Tired of Your Love" (King, Carroll, Connor, Reid) - 3:57
  4. "Change" (King, Carroll, Connor, Reid) - 4:52
  5. "Move Over" (Janis Joplin) - 4:05
Side two
  1. "Little by Little" (King, T. Manning, Cory Manning) - 5:47
  2. "Rock On" (King, Carroll, Connor, Reid) - 3:21
  3. "Waiting for the Roar" (King, Carroll, Connor, Reid, T. Manning) - 4:01
  4. "Girl" (King, T. Manning) - 4:04
  5. "Back Door Man" (King, Carroll, Connor, Reid, T. Manning) - 3:17
Cassette edition bonus track
  1. "Tired of Your Love (King, Carroll, Connor, Reid) - 3:59
CD edition bonus track
  1. "Doin' Just Fine" (King, Carroll, Connor, Reid) - 3:10


Additional musicians
  • Terry Manning - synthesizers, backing vocals
  • Carl Marsh - Fairlight programming and orchestration
  • London Studio Orchestra
  • Chris Thompson - additional backing vocals
  • Terry Manning - producer, engineer, mixing at Mayfair Studios, London
  • Paul Mortimer, Noel Rafferty - assistant engineers
  • Simon Sullivan - mixing assistant


  1. ^ "Fastway - Waiting for the Roar review". AllMusic. All Media Network. Retrieved 11 December 2016.
  2. ^ Popoff, Martin (1 November 2005). The Collector's Guide to Heavy Metal: Volume 2: The Eighties. Burlington, Ontario, Canada: Collector's Guide Publishing. p. 118. ISBN 978-1894959315.