Label: Elektra - WQCP-1439 • Series: Tower To The People • Format: CD Album, Reissue, Remastered • Country: Japan • Genre: Rock • Style: Heavy Metal
Blessing in Disguise is the third studio album by American heavy metal band Metal Churchreleased on February 7, It was the band's final release on Elektra Records. This was the first album not to feature the vocals of David Waynedue to his departure to form the band Reverend. Kurdt Vanderhoof had produced Heretic's final album Breaking Point previously. It seems that this is how Mike Howe came to the attention of Metal Church. David Wayne's new project was made up of the remaining members of Heretic.
Flotsam and Jetsam bassist Michael Spencer has claimed that Blessing in Disguise was supposed to be the title of the band's second album before settling with its current name No Place for Disgrace. Actually, we did record a song called 'Blessing in Disguise' which was on a demo version of the album. I think about copies of it were sold. I've looked on eBay and they're really hot property! Contemporary reviews were mixed. Don Kaye of Kerrang!
He cited "Anthem to the Estranged" and "Badlands" as the best songs, "providing a real showcase Часть 25 - Давид Самойлов - Мне Снился Сон. new singer Mike Howe, who elsewhere on the album comes across as a dime-a-dozen screamer.
Modern reviews for Blessing in Disguise have been more positive. AllMusic 's Jason Anderson considered the album "perhaps the finest Metal Church release", offering "some of the best material in the group's long career" and praised Howe for "bringing a burst of energy that the group used to create some of the best Anthem To The Estranged - Metal Church - Blessing In Disguise underground metal of the decade.
Blessing in Disguise entered the Billboard chart on April 8,two months after its release. The album itself peaked at number 75 the band's highest chart position, until 's XIwhich peaked at number 57and remained on the chart for 15 weeks. Metal Church spent most of and touring behind Blessing in Disguise.
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Heavy metal. The Dark Blessing in Disguise The Human Factor Collector's Guide to Heavy Metal. Rock Hard. Kurdt Vanderhoof. John Marshall. Vanderhoof, Mike Howe.
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