Time Is Up

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Time Is Up
Havok Time Is Up.jpg
Studio album by
ReleasedMarch 29, 2011
Genre Thrash metal
Label Candlelight
Producer James Murphy []
Havok chronology
Time Is Up
Unnatural Selection

Time Is Up is the second full-length album recorded by the thrash metal band Havok. It was released through Candlelight Records in 2011.



In the pre-conception of the album, the band was going through many lineup changes, and as a result most of the material and demos for the album were written without a lead guitarist or drummer. Most of the songs on the album were written by frontman David Sanchez and bassist Jesse De Los Santos. By the time recording of Time Is Up had started, Reece Scruggs and Pete Webber had joined the band. There were 2 music videos made for the album, "D.O.A" and "Covering Fire".


Professional ratings
Review scores
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Blabbermouth.net 8.5/10 [2]
Rock Hard 9.0/10 [3]

Time Is Up garnered generally favorable reviews in the metal community. Critics have cited the album as being "somewhat generic" in some parts. MetalUnderground.com compared the album to many classic thrash albums such as Metallica's ...And Justice for All , and Slayer's Reign in Blood .[ according to whom? ]

Track listing

1."Prepare for Attack"Sanchez3:56
2."Fatal Intervention"Sanchez, de los Santos4:27
3."No Amnesty"Sanchez, Webber3:29
5."Covering Fire"Sanchez, de los Santos4:15
6."Killing Tendencies"Sanchez5:32
7."Scumbag in Disguise"Sanchez4:33
8."The Cleric"Sanchez, Webber4:45
9."Out of My Way"Sanchez3:20
10."Time Is Up"Sanchez, de los Santos, Webber4:02
Total length:42:02
Bonus tracks
11."Postmortem/Raining Blood" (Slayer cover) (iTunes edition bonus track) Jeff Hanneman, Kerry King 7:16


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