Tuesday, February 26, 2013

Slayer: Discography of the Moment

Slayer is a thrash/speed metal band that was put together in 1981 in Huntington Park, California.

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DISCOGRAPHY


Show No Mercy
Released in December 1983 by Metal Blade Records.
Produced by Brian Slagel.
Band lineup:
Tom Araya - bass, vocals; Jeff Hanneman - guitar; Kerry King - guitar; Dave Lombardo - drums
Tracks: 10
Evil Has No Boundaries. The Antichrist. Die by the Sword. Fight Till Death. Metal Storm/Face the Slayer. Black Magic. Tormentor. The Final Command. Crionics. Show No Mercy.



Haunting the Chapel
Released in August 1984 by Metal Blade.
Produced by Brian Slagel.
No lineup changes.
Tracks: 3
Chemical Warfare. Captor of Sin. Haunting the Chapel.







Live Undead
Live album released in November 1984 by Metal Blade.
Produced by Bill Metoyer and Slayer.
No lineup changes.
Tracks: 7
Black Magic. Die by the Sword. Captor of Sin. The Antichrist. Evil Has No Boundaries. Show No Mercy. Aggressive Perfector.






Hell Awaits
Released in September 1985 by Metal Blade.
Produced by Slayer and Brian Slagel.
No lineup changes.
Tracks: 7
Hell Awaits. Kill Again. At Dawn They Sleep. Praise of Death. Necrophiliac. Crypts of Eternity. Hardening of the Arteries.






Reign in Blood
Released in October 1986 by Def Jam.
Produced by Rick Rubin and Slayer.
No lineup changes.
Tracks: 10
Angel of Death. Piece by Piece. Necrophobic. Altar of Sacrifice. Jesus Saves. Criminally Insane. Reborn. Epidemic. Postmortem. Raining Blood.






South of Heaven
Released in July 1988 by Def Jam.
Produced by Slayer and Rick Rubin.
No lineup changes.
Tracks: 10
South of Heaven. Silent Scream. Live Undead. Behind the Crooked Cross. Mandatory Suicide. Ghosts of War. Read Between the Lines. Cleanse the Soul. Dissident Aggressor. Spill the Blood.





Seasons in the Abyss
Released in October 1990 by Def American.
Produced by Rick Rubin, Andy Wallace, and Slayer.
No lineup changes.
Tracks: 10
War Ensemble. Blood Rain. Spirit in Black. Expendable Youth. Dead Skin Mask. Hallowed Point. Skeletons of Society. Temptation. Born of Fire. Seasons in the Abyss.
Charts:
#40 on the US Billboard 200. #18 on the UK Albums Chart.




Decade of Aggression
Live album released in October 1991 by Def American.
Produced by Rick Rubin and Richard Kimball.
No lineup changes.
Tracks: 21
Hell Awaits. The Antichrist. War Ensemble. South of Heaven. Raining Blood. Altar of Sacrifice. Jesus Saves. Dead Skin Mask. Seasons in the Abyss. Mandatory Suicide. Angel of Death. Hallowed Point. Blood Red. Die by the Sword. Black Magic. Captor of Sin. Born of Fire. Postmordem. Spirit in Black. Expendable Youth. Chemical Warfare.




Divine Intervention
Released in September 1994 by American.
Produced by Rick Rubin, Toby Wright, and Slayer.
Band linep changes:
Dave Lombardo left the band and was replaced on drums by Paul Bostaph.
Tracks: 10
Killing Fields. Sex Murder Art. Fictional Reality. Dittohead. Divine Intervention. Circl of Beliefs. SS3. Serenity in Murder. 213. Mind Control.
Charts:
#8 on the US Billboard 200.



Undisputed Attitude
Released in May 1996 by American.
Produced by Rick Rubin, Dave Sardy, and Slayer.
No lineup changes.
Tracks: 14
Disintegration/Free Money. Verbal Abuse/Leeches. Abolish Government/Superficial Love. Can't Stand You. Ddamn. Guilty of Being White. I Hate You. Filler/I Don't Want To Hear It. Spiritual Law. Mr Freeze. Violent Pacification. Richard Hung Himself. I'm Gonna Be Your God. Gemini.



Diabolus in Musica
Released in June 1998 by American.
Produced by Slayer and Rick Rubin.
No lineup changes.
Tracks: 11
Bitter Peace. Deaths Head. Stain of Mind. Overt Enemy. Perversions of Pain. Love to Hate. Desire. In the Name of God. Scrum. Screaming from the Sky. Point.




God Hates Us All
Released in September 2001 by American.
Produced by Rick Rubin and Matt Hyde.
No lineup changes.
Tracks: 13
Darkness of Christ. Disciple. God Send Death. New Faith. Cast Down. Threshold. Exile. Seven Faces. Bloodline. Deviance. War Zone. Here Comes the Pain. Payback.





Soundtrack to the Apocalypse
Box set released in November 2003 by American.
Various producers.
Tracks:
Disc 1 - 18
Disc 2 - 22
Disc 3 - 17
Disc 4 - 17
Disc 5 - 14




Eternal Pyre
Released in June 2006 by Amerian.
Produced by Josh Abraham, Matthias Murke, and John Sherwood.
Band lineup changes:
Dave Lombardo returned to replace Paul Bostaph on drums.
Tracks: 3
Cult. War Ensemble. Slayer in the Studio.






Christ Illusion
Released in August 2006 by American.
Produced by Rick Rubin and Josh Abraham.
No lineup changes.
Tracks: 10
Flesh Storm. Catalyst. Skeleton Christ. Eyes of the Insane. Jihad. Consfearcy. Catatonic. Black Serenade. Cult. Supremist.
Charts:
#5 on the US Billboard 200.





World Painted Blood
Released in November 2009 by American.
Produced by Rick Rubin and Greg Fidelman.
No lineup changes.
Tracks: 11
World Painted Blood. Unit 731. Snuff. Beauty Through Order. Hate Worldwide. Public Display of Dismemberment. Human Strain. Americon. Psychopathy Red. Playing With Dolls. Not of This God.
Charts:
#12 on the US Billboard 200. #41 on the UK Albums Chart.




The Vinyl Conflict
Box set released in October 2010 by American.
Various producers.
This box set contains the albums Reign in Blood, South of Heaven. Seasons in the Abyss, Decade of Aggression, Divine Intervention, Undisputed Attitude, Diabolus in Music, God Hates Us All, Christ Illusion and World Painted Blood.

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