Dethalbum II

Dethalbum II
Dethalbum II
Studio album by Dethklok
Released September 29, 2009
Recorded Winter 2008–2009[1]
(Bombshelter Studios and "The Danger Zone", Los Angeles)
Genre Melodic death metal
Length 52:00
Label Williams Street
Producer Brendon Small, Ulrich Wild
Dethklok chronology
The Dethalbum
Dethalbum II
Alternative cover
Deluxe edition artwork
Singles from Dethalbum II
  1. "Bloodlines"
    Released: September 6, 2009

Dethalbum II is the second full length album by virtual band Dethklok, from the animated series Metalocalypse. The CD and deluxe CD/DVD were released on September 29, 2009.[2] The album was later released on LP to the United States and Canada.[3]



The album was recorded at Bombshelter Studios and "The Danger Zone" in Los Angeles. The deluxe edition includes a bonus DVD with 52 minutes of never-before-released music videos featured in the 2008 Dethklok tour.[4] Two bonus tracks were originally promised for the deluxe edition of the album; however, Brendon Small had never recorded or planned to include bonus tracks. The announcement was a marketing error.[5] A guitar transcription book of this album was released through Alfred Music Publishing.[6] Six tracks from this album are included in the Dethklok bass tab anthology.[7]

Other media appearances

"Laser Cannon Deth Sentence" is featured as a downloadable track for Guitar Hero 5.[8] "Bloodlines" is featured as a playable track in Guitar Hero: Warriors of Rock.[9]


Professional ratings
Review scores
Source Rating
Allmusic 3.5/5 stars[10]
Alternative Press 4/5 stars[11]
The Boston Globe favorable[12]
CHARTattack 5/5 stars[13]
Exclaim! favorable[14]
Metal Assault 6.5/10 stars[15]
Wiki letter w.svg This table needs to be expanded using prose. See the guideline for more information.

The album peaked at number 15 on the Billboard 200 chart and sold 45,000 copies in its first week of release.[16]

Track listing

All songs written and composed by Brendon Small

No. Title Length
1. "Bloodlines" (from "Dethcarraldo") 3:30
2. "The Gears" (from "Dethsources") 4:21
3. "Burn the Earth" (from "Dethvengeance") 3:59
4. "Laser Cannon Deth Sentence" (from "Dethecution") 4:35
5. "Black Fire Upon Us" (from "Dethrelease") 5:40
6. "Dethsupport" (from "Sicklok") 2:42
7. "The Cyborg Slayers" (later used in "Dethmas") 4:16
8. "I Tamper with the Evidence at the Murder Site of Odin" (from "Dethlessons") 4:30
9. "Murmaider II: The Water God"   5:43
10. "Comet Song" (from "P.R. Klok") 3:48
11. "Symmetry" (from "Dethfashion") 4:31
12. "Volcano" (from "Dethdoubles") 4:18
Total length:
Deluxe DVD[17]
No. Title Length
1. "Deththeme" (Extended Version)  
2. "Briefcase Full of Guts"    
3. "Birthday Dethday"    
4. "Awaken"    
5. "Bloodrocuted"    
6. "Duncan Hills Coffee Jingle"    
7. "Dethharmonic"    
8. "Castratikron"    
9. "Go Forth and Die"    
10. "Hatredcopter"    
11. "Murmaider"    
12. "Thunderhorse"    
13. "Go into the Water"    
14. "Fansong" (hidden track)  


Virtual personnel from Metalocalypse

Actual personnel

  • Gene Hoglan – drums
  • Brendon Small – all guitars, all keyboards, all vocals, and all bass except "The Gears"
  • Bryan Beller – bass on "The Gears"
  • Produced by Brendon Small and Ulrich Wild
  • Engineered by Ulrich Wild
  • Assistant engineered by Mike Gerlach
  • Mixed by Ulrich Wild at "Noize in the Attic"
  • Assisted by Raidar
  • Mastered by Dave Collins Mastering Los Angeles, CA
  • Album cover art by Antonio Canobbio


  1. ^ "Legendary Drummer GENE HOGLAN Issues Update". Jan. 22, 2009. Retrieved August 29, 2011. 
  2. ^ Dethklok: The Dethalbum II release date and track info announced 2009-07-30. Retrieved on 2009-09-08]
  3. ^ Dethklok: Dethalbum II: Vinyl Retrieved on 2009-12-13.
  4. ^ BLABBERMOUTH.NET - DETHKLOK: New Album Details Revealed 2009-07-20. Retrieved on 2009-09-15.
  5. ^ You Asked, Dethklok’s Brendon Small Answered 2009-10-13. Retrieved on 2009-11-25.
  6. ^ Dethklok: Dethalbum II Retrieved on 2010-11-02.
  7. ^ Dethklok: Bass Anthology Released By Alfred Music Publishing 2011-01-12. Retrieved on 2011-07-24.
  8. ^ Test your metal with all-new Metal tracks available now in the Music Store! 2010-01-21. Retrieved on 2010-01-30.
  9. ^ Guitar Hero Warriors of Rock track list fills out 2010-06-28. Retrieved on 2010-07-07.
  10. ^ Dethalbum II 2009-09-28. Retrieved on 2009-09-28.
  11. ^ Dethklok: Dethalbum II review 2009-09-15. Retrieved on 2009-09-17.
  12. ^ McLennan, Scott (October 25, 2009). "Death metal enlivened by animation". The Boston Globe. Retrieved November 3, 2009. 
  13. ^ Dethalbum II 2009-29-09. Retrieved on 2009-10-24.
  14. ^ Carman, Keith (October 2009). "Dethalbum II review". Exclaim!. Retrieved November 3, 2009. 
  15. ^ Bansal, Aniruddh "Andrew" (September 14, 2009). "Dethklok: Dethalbum II". Metal Assault. Retrieved July 20, 2010. 
  16. ^ Dethklok: 'Dethalbum II' First-Week Sales Revealed Retrieved on 2009-10-09.
  17. ^ Dethalbum II (Deluxe Version) Retrieved on 2009-09-29.
  18. ^ Album liner notes

Wikimedia Foundation. 2010.

Look at other dictionaries:

  • Dethalbum II — Студийный альбом Dethklok Дата выпуска 23 сентября 2009 Жанр дэт метал мелодичный дэт метал Продюсер Ульрих Вайлд, Брендон Смолл …   Википедия

  • The Dethalbum — Studio album by Dethklok Released September 25, 2007  …   Wikipedia

  • The Dethalbum — Альбом Dethklok Дата выпуска 25 сентября 2007 Жанр дэт метал мелодический дэт метал Продюсер Ульрих Вайлд, Брендон Смолл …   Википедия

  • Dethklok — Not to be confused with Deathlok. Dethklok From left to right: William Murderface, Skwisgaar Skwigelf, Nathan Explosion, Pickles, and Toki Wartooth. Background information Genres …   Wikipedia

  • Metalocalypse — The members of Dethklok shown in a promotional poster. From left to right: William Murderface, Skwisgaar Skwigelf, Nathan Explosion, Pickles and Toki Wartooth. Format Animated comedy, Dark comedy …   Wikipedia

  • Metalocalypse — Título Metalocalypse Género Serie animada Humor Negro Creado por Brendon Small Tommy Blacha Reparto Brendon Small Mark Hamill Tommy Blacha Victor Brandt País de origen Estados Unidos …   Wikipedia Español

  • Dethklok — Жанр Мелодичный дэт метал[1][2] Годы с 2006 года …   Википедия

  • List of Metalocalypse characters — The following is a list of characters in the American animated television series Metalocalypse. Survival from near fatal injuries in the show is a common running gag; a character may be burned, maimed or hurt in some manner and still be able to… …   Wikipedia

  • Brendon Small — Infobox Comedian name = Brendon Small imagesize = 234px caption = Brendon Small at NAMM 2008. birth name = birth date = Birth date and age|1975|2|15|mf=y birth place = Springfield, Illinois othername = Donald Cock yearsactive = 1997 present… …   Wikipedia

  • Metalocalypse (Season 2) — Metalocalypse Season II: Black Fire Upon Us DVD Cover Art Country of origin …   Wikipedia

Share the article and excerpts

Direct link
Do a right-click on the link above
and select “Copy Link”

We are using cookies for the best presentation of our site. Continuing to use this site, you agree with this.