Join Listal here 
Existing members 
Login here 
Join Listal to create lists, share images, get recommendations and much more

The Real Thing

The Real Thing
7.9 Rating
(94 ratings)

Your Rating:



Buy at Amazon

Performed by


Lists

37 votes
Why The 80's Are So Great Musically... For This (460 items)
list by Dark Warrior
Published 10 months, 1 week ago 10 comments
30 votes
Dark Warrior's Metal Cd's Collection (174 items)
list by Dark Warrior
Published 1 year, 9 months ago 8 comments
26 votes
Vh1 40 Greatest Heavy Metal songs (40 items)
list by Blitz
Published 2 years, 9 months ago 2 comments
23 votes
I was a preteen metalhead (62 items)
list by the giraffe
Published 4 years, 1 month ago 6 comments
22 votes
1001 Albums You Must Hear Before You Die - 80's (208 items)
list by Fabricio Mendes
Published 5 years ago

View all The Real Thing lists (10 more)

Reviews

Review

6 years, 9 months ago at Mar 3 17:20
This is FNM's masterpiece. If you are short on cash buy only this album from them. It is truly worth a listen and I can say that this album brings me great memories.
They surely innovated with this funk metal thingie!!!
View all The Real Thing reviews
Website: Amazon
Description: Faith No More are virtually impossible to categorize; they blend metal and rap elements in a mix that becomes seamless on The Real Thing, whose hit single, "Epic," is a perfect combination of these disparate genres. Other high points are the thrashy "Surprise! You're Dead!," an excellent cover of Black Sabbath's &q ... (more)
Manufacturer: Reprise / Wea
Release date: 15 June 1989
EAN: 0075992587822 UPC: 075992587822
Join Listal to add your own lists, reviews, tags, pictures and videos to this music

Update feed

Spiritual Void added this to a list 1 month, 3 weeks ago
CD Collection (363 music items)
Captain Claw added this to a list 7 months, 2 weeks ago
LPs (34 music items)
Dark Warrior added this to a list 10 months, 1 week ago
Why The 80's Are So Great Musically... For This (460 music items)

"From Out Of Nowhere (1989) "


DeadManSinging added this to a list 11 months, 1 week ago
arquel added this to a list 1 year ago
Dark Warrior added this to a list 1 year, 9 months ago
Dark Warrior's Metal Cd's Collection (174 music items)

"(1989)"


SɦαŁ added this to a list 2 years, 3 months ago
» Listened in 2O12 - (145 music items)
hexagon sun added this to a list 2 years, 7 months ago
Year 2011 - Music (233 music items)
joelarocca added this to a list 2 years, 8 months ago
600 Most Favorite Albums (594 music items)
Blitz added this to a list 2 years, 9 months ago
the giraffe added this to a list 3 years, 7 months ago
Favorite song titles (103 music items)

""Surprise! You're Dead!" "Zombie Eaters""


Fabricio Mendes added this to a list 3 years, 8 months ago
My LP Collection (28 music items)
abstract.sunflower added this to a list 3 years, 9 months ago
My Music Collection (486 music items)

"CD. 1989. 1. From Out Of Nowhere 2. Epic 3. Falling To Pieces 4. Surprise! You're Dead! 5. Zombie Eaters 6. The Real Thing 7. Underwater Love 8. The Morning After 9. Woodpecker From Mars 10. War Pigs 11. Edge Of The World "


the giraffe added this to a list 4 years, 1 month ago
I was a preteen metalhead (62 music items)

"Back to the rap/rock hybrid again. Faith No More seemed so much more than that though. Mike Patton could rap AND sing, and songs like "Woodpecker from Mars" and "Edge of the World" were far too weird to fall under any category. And that's what FNM taught me: categories mean nothing. Great music is great music, the genre doesn't matter...and a band that's willing to push boundaries & defy expectations is worth more than a band who's happy to be pigeon-holed. (My appreciation for bands like this w"


Fabricio Mendes added this to a list 5 years ago
beto posted a review 6 years, 9 months ago

“This is FNM's masterpiece. If you are short on cash buy only this album from them. It is truly worth a listen and I can say that this album brings me great memories.

They surely innovated with this funk metal thingie!!!” read more