Scum (Napalm Death album)

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Scum
Studio album by Napalm Death
ReleasedJulie 1987
RecorditAugust 1986, Mey 1987 at
Rich Bitch studio (Birmingham)
GenreGrindcore
Lenth33:04
LabelEarache
ProducerDig
Napalm Death chronology
Scum
(1987)
From Enslavement
to Obliteration

(1988)String Module Error: Match not found1988

Scum is the debut album bi the Inglish grindcore baund, Napalm Death.

The Side A o the Scum album wis originally recorded for £50.00 at Rich Bitch studio (Birmingham, Ingland) in August 1986: it wis intended to form part o a split release with the Inglis crossover thrash baund Atavistic on Manic Ears (Bristol, Ingland). Efter an extensive line-up change, the seicont half o Scum wis recorded in Mey 1987 at Rich Bitch studio. The album wis released as a single album through Earache in Julie 1987. Notably, anerlie drummer Mick Harris played on baith sides o the album.

The sang "You Suffer" wis listed in the Guinness Book o Records as the warld's shortest sang; the track is precisely 1.316 seconds long.

The first pressing o the CD (1988) came as a 54-track CD including the From Enslavement To Obliteration album an fower bonus tracks. In 1994, the first twa albums wur re-released separately.

The album cover wis designed bi Bill Steer's Carcass bandmate, Jeffrey Walker. The album covers came in varied colors: orange, gold, green, blue, an yellow.

In 2005, it wis voted the 50t best Breetish album o all time bi Kerrang! readers an in 2009 wis ranked number 5 in Terrorizer's leet o essential European grindcore albums.

This album is leetit in 1001 Albums You Must Hear Before You Die.

Trackleet[eedit | eedit soorce]

Side ane[eedit | eedit soorce]

Aw tracks written bi Napalm Death.

No.TeetleWriter(s)Lenth
1."Multinational Corporations"Nicholas Bullen1:06
2."Instinct of Survival"Justin Broadrick, Bullen2:26
3."The Kill"Broadrick, Bullen0:23
4."Scum"Broadrick, Bullen2:38
5."Caught... In a Dream"Broadrick, Bullen, Ratledge1:47
6."Polluted Minds"Broadrick0:58
7."Sacrificed"Bullen1:06
8."Siege of Power"Bullen3:59
9."Control"Broadrick, Bullen1:23
10."Born on Your Knees"Broadrick, Bullen1:48
11."Human Garbage"Broadrick, Bullen1:32
12."You Suffer"Broadrick, Bullen0:01

Side twa[eedit | eedit soorce]

No.TeetleLenth
1."Life?"0:43
2."Prison without Walls"0:38
3."Point of No Return"0:35
4."Negative Approach"0:32
5."Success?"1:09
6."Deceiver"0:29
7."C.S."1:14
8."Parasites"0:23
9."Pseudo Youth"0:42
10."Divine Death"1:21
11."As the Machine Rolls On"0:42
12."Common Enemy"0:16
13."Moral Crusade"1:32
14."Stigmatized"1:03
15."M.A.D."1:34
16."Dragnet"1:01

Credits[eedit | eedit soorce]

Side ane
Side twa