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|Enemy of the Music Business|
|Studio album by|
|Released||25 September 2000|
|Recorded||26 May 2000 –8 June 2000 , Parkgate Studios, England|
|Producer||Simon Efemey, Russ Russell|
|Napalm Death chronology|
|Chronicles of Chaos|
Enemy of the Music Business is the ninth studio album by the British band Napalm Death, released in 2000. This album, along with Words from the Exit Wound , are the only Napalm Death studio albums that were released only on CD until 2013. London-based Secret Records has re-issued the album on CD (with covers EP Leaders Not Followers included as bonus tracks) and 180g LP. This is the very last release that has Jesse Pintado actually performing.
|1.||"Taste the Poison"||1:49|
|2.||"Next on the List"||3:36|
|5.||"Volume of Neglect"||3:20|
|6.||"Thanks for Nothing"||2:44|
|7.||"Can’t Play, Won’t Pay"||3:25|
|8.||"Blunt Against the Cutting Edge"||3:03|
|9.||"Cure for the Common Complaint"||2:43|
|11.||"C.S. (Conservative Shithead) Part 2"||2:18|
|12.||"Mechanics of Deceit"||3:21|
|13.||"(The Public Get) What the Public Doesn’t Want"||3:14|
|14.||"Fracture in the Equation"||11:09|
|1.||"Politicians" (Raw Power cover)||1:45|
|2.||"Incinerator" (Slaughter cover)||3:21|
|3.||"Demoniac Possession" (Pentagram cover)||3:13|
|4.||"Maggots in Your Coffin" (Repulsion cover)||1:36|
|5.||"Back from the Dead" (Death cover)||2:36|
|6.||"Nazi Punks Fuck Off" (Dead Kennedys cover)||6:40|
Tracks number 7 and 13 are misspelled as "Cant Play Wont Pay" and "(The Public Get) What The Public Doesn't Want" in the back of the album. "Taste The Poison" is credited as "Take The Poison" in the booklet.
"Fracture in the Equation" lasts 3:46. At the end of the song, there is a long silence block from 3:46 to 9:54 and, after that, a secret soundbite comes fading in of a fan introducing himself, just like in the Leaders Not Followers EP and Order of the Leech .
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