Metalhead (album)

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Metalhead
Saxonmet2.jpg
Cover art by Paul R. Gregory
Studio album by
Released9 November 1999
Recorded1999
StudioKaro Studios, Brackel, Germany
GenreHeavy metal
Length50:29
LabelSPV/Steamhammer
ProducerBiff Byford, Charlie Bauerfeind, Rainer Hänsel
Saxon chronology
BBC Sessions
(1998)
Metalhead
(1999)
Burrn! Presents: The Best of Saxon
(2000)
Professional ratings
Review scores
SourceRating
AllMusic3/5 stars[1]
Collector's Guide to Heavy Metal8/10[2]

Metalhead is the fourteenth studio album by heavy metal band Saxon released in 1999.

Track listing[edit]

All tracks written by Pete "Biff" Byford, Paul Quinn, Doug Scarratt, Tim "Nibbs" Carter, except "Intro" by Nigel Glockler.

No.TitleLength
1."Intro"1:24
2."Metalhead"4:52
3."Are We Travellers in Time"5:17
4."Conquistador"4:42
5."What Goes Around"4:24
6."Song of Evil"4:12
7."All Guns Blazing"3:53
8."Prisoner"4:12
9."Piss Off"4:04
10."Watching You"5:18
11."Sea of Life"8:11

Personnel[edit]

Saxon
  • Biff Byford - vocals, producer
  • Paul Quinn - guitar
  • Doug Scarratt - guitar
  • Nibbs Carter - bass
  • Fritz Randow - drums
Additional musicians
  • Nigel Glockler - written and performed "Intro"
  • Chris Bay - additional keyboards
Production
  • Charlie Bauerfeind - producer, engineer, mixing
  • Rainer Hänsel - executive producer
  • Karo Studios, Hamburg, Germany – recording and mixing location

References[edit]

  1. ^ Rivadavia, Eduardo. "Saxon Metalhead". AllMusic. Rovi Corporation. Retrieved 25 June 2011.
  2. ^ Popoff, Martin (1 August 2007). The Collector's Guide to Heavy Metal: Volume 3: The Nineties. Burlington, Ontario, Canada: Collector's Guide Publishing. p. 385. ISBN 978-1-894959-62-9.