Fear, Emptiness, Despair

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Fear, Emptiness, Despair
Studio album by Napalm Death
Released31 Mey 1994
RecorditOctober – December, 1993
at Parr St. Studios, Liverpool, Ingland
an Jacob Studios, Surrey, England
GenreGrindcore, daith metal
ProducerPete Coleman
Colin Richardson
Napalm Death chronology
Live Corruption
(1992)Live Corruption1992
Fear, Emptiness, Despair
Greed Killing
(1995)Greed Killing1995
Profeesional ratins
Review scores
Springheid Ratin
Allmusic 4.5/5 stars[1]
Kerrang! 5/5 stars
Raw 5/5 stars

Fear, Emptiness, Despair is the fift album bi the Inglis grindcore baund Napalm Death, released in 1994. Oreeginally titled Under Rule,[2] this record is notable for its extensive uise o midpaced sangs[3] an elaborate muisic structurs, similar tae previous albums such as Utopia Banished (1992) an Harmony Corruption (1990).[1]

Reception[eedit | eedit soorce]

The inclusion o Napalm Death's "Twist the Knife (Slowly)" in the Mortal Kombat soondtrack brocht the baund further acclaim. The soondtrack scored a Top 10 position in the Billboard 200 chairt, an went platinum in less nor a year.

Track leetin[eedit | eedit soorce]

1."Twist the Knife (Slowly)"2:52
3."Remain Nameless"3:33
4."Plague Rages"3:51
5."More than Meets the Eye"3:55
6."Primed Time"3:28
7."State of Mind"3:32
8."Armageddon X 7"3:16
9."Retching on the Dirt"2:59
10."Fasting on Deception"3:48
12."Truth Drug" (Barney Greenway, Shane Embury)3:51
13."Living in Denial" (Embury, Jesse Pintado)3:02

Tracks 12 an 13 are bonus tracks for the 1996 re-release o the record.

Credits[eedit | eedit soorce]

Notes[eedit | eedit soorce]

  1. a b Birchmeier, Jason. "( Fear Emptiness Despair > Overview )". allmusic. Retrieved 13 October 2008. freemit airtin in |publisher= (help)
  2. "NAPALM DEATH". Earache: Extreme Metal, Thrash Metal, Death Metal, Grindcore... Archived frae the original on 27 September 2011. Retrieved 13 October 2008. freemit airtin in |publisher= (help)
  3. Mudrian 2004, page 194.

References[eedit | eedit soorce]

  • Mudrian, Albert (2004). Choosing Death: the Improbable History of Death Metal and Grincore. Los Angeles, CA: Feral House.