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Ride the Lightning

Ride the Lightning
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Description: Don't let that classical-guitar opening to "Fight Fire with Fire" fool you--Ride the Lightning packs a heavy-metal wallop. While not as ambitious as the subsequent Master of Puppets, this early Metallica album is indubitably one of their best. Thematically, it explores death and dying from myriad points of view: nuclear war ("Fight Fire with Fire"), electric-chair execution (the title track) and drowning ("Trapped Under Ice"). Interestingly, the best track on this album is probably "Fade to Black", a slower, more introspective song about suicide. There's also "Creeping Death", wh ... (more)
Manufacturer: Mercury Records Ltd (London)
Release date: 2 July 2007
Number of discs: 1
EAN: 0042283814028 UPC: 042283814028
Tags: Thrash (1), Thrash Metal (1), 1984 (1), Metallica (1), Rock (1), Metal (1)
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yijan0126 rated this 9/10 7 months, 3 weeks ago
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My Top 10 Metallica Songs (10 music items)

""Fade to Black" "

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