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|Noise for Music's Sake|
|Compilation album by Napalm Death|
|Released||8 July 2003|
|Genre||Death metal, grindcore|
|Napalm Death chronology|
|The Metal Forge||9/10|
Noise for Music's Sake is a double-disc compilation by British band Napalm Death. It was released on 8 July 2003 on Earache Records. This album is a retrospective of the band's entire career. The first disc is a best-of compilation; the second disc contains rarities. The booklet includes 20 pages with interviews of band members Shane Embury and Mark "Barney" Greenway. It also includes a guide to all the songs from the second disc, and a complete "Family Tree" detailing every person who was ever in the band.
The United Kingdom (UK), officially the United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland, is a sovereign country located off the north-western coast of the European mainland. The United Kingdom includes the island of Great Britain, the north-eastern part of the island of Ireland, and many smaller islands. Northern Ireland is the only part of the United Kingdom that shares a land border with another sovereign state, the Republic of Ireland. Apart from this land border, the United Kingdom is surrounded by the Atlantic Ocean, with the North Sea to the east, the English Channel to the south and the Celtic Sea to the south-west, giving it the 12th-longest coastline in the world. The Irish Sea lies between Great Britain and Ireland. With an area of 242,500 square kilometres (93,600 sq mi), the United Kingdom is the 78th-largest sovereign state in the world. It is also the 22nd-most populous country, with an estimated 66.0 million inhabitants in 2017.
Napalm Death are a British extreme metal band formed in Meriden, West Midlands, England, in 1981. While none of its original members remain in the group since December 1986, the lineup of vocalist Mark "Barney" Greenway, bassist Shane Embury, guitarist Mitch Harris and drummer Danny Herrera has remained consistent of the band's career since 1992's Utopia Banished, although, from 1989 to 2004, Napalm Death were a five-piece band after they added Jesse Pintado as the replacement of one-time guitarist Bill Steer; following Pintado's departure, the band reverted to a four-piece rather than replace him.
Earache Records is an independent record label, music publisher and management company founded by Digby Pearson, based in Nottingham, England with offices in London and New York. It helped to pioneer extreme metal by releasing early grindcore and death metal records between 1988 and 1994. The label roster has since diversified into more mainstream guitar music, working with bands such as Rival Sons, The Temperance Movement, Blackberry Smoke and The White Buffalo. The company also hosted the 'Earache Express' stage at Glastonbury Festival in 2017 and will be hosting 'The Earache Factory' at Boomtown Fair 2018.
|5.||"Hung"||Fear, Emptiness, Despair||3:48|
|7.||"Unchallenged Hate"||Mass Appeal Madness||2:07|
|8.||"Siege of Power"||Suffer The Children||3:32|
|9.||"Greed Killing"||Greed Killing||3:04|
|10.||"Suffer the Children"||Harmony Corruption||4:20|
|11.||"Mass Appeal Madness"||Mass Appeal Madness||3:28|
|12.||"Next of Kin to Chaos"||Words from the Exit Wound||4:08|
|13.||"Judicial Slime"||Utopia Banished||2:37|
|14.||"Lucid Fairytale"||From Enslavement to Obliteration||1:02|
|15.||"If the Truth Be Known"||Harmony Corruption||4:10|
|16.||"Plague Rages"||Fear, Emptiness, Despair||3:50|
|17.||"Social Sterility"||Mass Appeal Madness||1:12|
|18.||"From Enslavement to Obliteration"||From Enslavement to Obliteration||1:35|
|19.||"Lowpoint"||Inside the Torn Apart||3:16|
|22.||"The Chains that Bind Us"||Harmony Corruption||4:06|
|23.||"Armageddon X 7"||Fear, Emptiness, Despair||3:14|
|24.||"Breed to Breathe"||Breed to Breathe||3:15|
|25.||"The World Keeps Turning"||The World Keeps Turning||3:17|
|26.||"The Infiltraitor"||Words from the Exit Wound||4:30|
|27.||"Nazi Punks Fuck Off"||Nazi Punks Fuck Off!||1:27|
|1.||"Rise Above"||Mentally Murdered||2:41|
|2.||"Missing Link"||Mentally Murdered||2:14|
|3.||"Mentally Murdered"||Mentally Murdered||2:09|
|4.||"Walls of Confinement"||Mentally Murdered||2:55|
|5.||"Cause and Effect"||Mentally Murdered||1:23|
|6.||"No Mental Effort"||Mentally Murdered||4:08|
|7.||"Pride Assassin"||Mass Appeal Madness||2:05|
|8.||"Avalanche Master Song" (featuring Godflesh, live at ICA, London, 29 June 1990)||5:00|
|9.||"One and the Same"||Utopia Banished bonus disc||1:47|
|10.||"Sick and Tired"||Utopia Banished bonus disc||1:24|
|11.||"Malignant Trait"||Utopia Banished bonus disc||2:17|
|12.||"Killing with Kindness"||Utopia Banished bonus disc||2:01|
|13.||"Means to an End"||The World Keeps Turning||2:56|
|14.||"Insanity Excursion"||The World Keeps Turning||2:15|
|15.||"Truth Drug"||Fear, Emptiness, Despair bonus track||3:50|
|16.||"Living in Denial"||Fear, Emptiness, Despair bonus track||2:58|
|17.||"Food Chains"||Coalesce split||3:14|
|18.||"Upward and Uninterested"||Coalesce split||2:24|
|19.||"I Abstain"||Utopia Banished Demo||3:33|
|20.||"Politics of Common Sense"||At the Gates split||2:59|
|21.||"Internal Animosity"||Pathological compilation||5:19|
|22.||"Scum"||North Atlantic Noise Attack compilation||2:21|
|23.||"Life"||North Atlantic Noise Attack compilation||0:37|
|24.||"Retreat to Nowhere"||North Atlantic Noise Attack compilation||0:27|
|25.||"Remain Nameless" (Pete Coleman original mixdown)||3:32|
|26.||"Twist the Knife (Slowly)" (Pete Coleman original mixdown)||2:51|
|27.||"Deceiver" (with Swanky's Intro, live in Wakken, Belgium, 11 July 1987)||0:47|
|28.||"The Traitor" (live at The Mermaid, Birmingham, UK, 1 November 1986)||3:23|
|29.||"Abattoir" (live at The Mermaid, Birmingham, UK, 30 March 1986)||3:12|
Mark Andrew "Barney" Greenway is a British extreme metal vocalist, who is currently the lead vocalist of Napalm Death, and was formerly a member of Extreme Noise Terror, and Benediction.
Mitch Harris is an American guitarist, born in Queens, New York, then moved to Las Vegas, Nevada, but currently lives in Birmingham, England. He started his career in the grindcore band Righteous Pigs. He did a side project with Mick Harris – then the drummer of grindcore band Napalm Death, called Defecation. Shortly thereafter, he left Righteous Pigs and joined Napalm Death permanently in 1989, firstly appearing on the Harmony Corruption album. He is still with them, playing guitar and back-up vocals. He also participated in the projects Meathook Seed, Little Giant Drug, and Goatlord. In 2013, a featured song called "K.C.S." was included on the album Savages by the band Soulfly that was released on October 4, 2013, and was written by Harris and Max Cavalera.
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Diatribes is the sixth studio album by Napalm Death, originally released in 1996 on Earache Records. It was released as double 10" vinyl, regular CD, special digipak CD with space for the Greed Killing EP and MC. In 2010, Earache issued a re-release of Diatribes in a box set that also included the Greed Killing EP and the live album Bootlegged in Japan.
The Code Is Red...Long Live the Code is Napalm Death's eleventh studio album and was recorded at Foel Studio, Llanfair Caerinion with producer Russ Russell. It was released on 25 April 2005. A music video for "Silence Is Deafening", directed by Roger Johansson, was released later that year.
Utopia Banished is the fourth studio album by the British band Napalm Death. The album was released in 1992 by Earache Records. It is the first album featuring Danny Herrera on drums following the departure of Mick Harris.
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 and 180g LP. This is the very last release that has Jesse Pintado actually performing.
Fear, Emptiness, Despair is the fifth studio album by British grindcore band Napalm Death, released on 31 May 1994. Napalm Death's inclusion on the Mortal Kombat soundtrack brought significant exposure to the band and this album, alongside the fact that the band's label Earache had formed a partnership with Columbia Records which allowed the album to disseminate to a wider audience. RAW magazine listed Fear, Emptiness, Despair as one of the essential album of the 1990s.
Death by Manipulation is a compilation album of singles by British band Napalm Death. It was released on 19 August 1991.
Live Corruption is a live album by the English band Napalm Death released in 1992. It was recorded live at the Salisbury Arts Centre, England on 30 June 1990. The band performed various songs composed by the original line-up.
Inside the Torn Apart is the seventh studio album by British extreme metal band Napalm Death. It was released by Earache in June 1997 on double vinyl, regular CD, digipak CD and MC.
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Punishment in Capitals is a live CD and DVD-release by the band Napalm Death. It was recorded at the London ULU on 12 April 2002 at an animal rights benefit gig. This is the last release with Jesse Pintado.
Leaders Not Followers is an EP album by the British band Napalm Death, featuring covers from various punk and metal bands. The EP has been re-issued by Secret Records on limited edition red vinyl on the occasion of Record Store Day 2013 and has also been included on their CD re-issue of Enemy of the Music Business as bonus tracks.
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