20 Years in History

20 Years In History is the fourth compilation by the German heavy metal/speed metal band Running Wild. It is a chronological account of Running Wild with two tracks from every album up to and including The Brotherhood. "Prowling Werewolf" was formerly available on Heavy Metal Like A Hammerblow demo. "Apocalyptic Horsemen" is previously unreleased.

20 Years In History
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Greatest hits album by
ReleasedSeptember 22, 2003 (2003-09-22)[1]
Recorded1983-2003
GenreHeavy metal, power metal
Length141:28
LabelNoise, Sanctuary
ProducerRolf Kasparek
Running Wild chronology
Live
(2002)
20 Years In History
(2003)
Rogues en Vogue
(2005)

Track listingEdit

[1]

Disc OneEdit

No.TitleOriginal AlbumLength
1."Prowling Werewolf"Previously Unreleased4:13
2."Genghis Khan"Gates to Purgatory4:10
3."Prisoners Of Our Time"Gates to Purgatory5:23
4."Branded And Exiled '03"Re-recorded Version / originally from Branded and Exiled3:58
5."Mordor '03"Re-recorded Version / originally from Branded and Exiled4:41
6."Under Jolly Roger"Under Jolly Roger4:44
7."Apocalyptic Horsemen"Previously Unreleased4:38
8."Raise Your Fist"Under Jolly Roger5:31
9."Port Royal"Port Royal4:14
10."Conquistadores"Port Royal4:48
11."Riding The Storm"Death or Glory6:30
12."Bad To The Bone"Death or Glory4:48
13."Blazon Stone"Blazon Stone6:32
14."Little Big Horn"Blazon Stone4:58

Disc TwoEdit

No.TitleOriginal AlbumLength
1."Whirlwind"Pile of Skulls4:55
2."Treasure Island"Pile of Skulls11:15
3."Black Hand Inn"Black Hand Inn4:33
4."The Privateeer"Black Hand Inn4:22
5."Lions Of The Sea"Masquerade5:50
6."Black Soul"Masquerade5:21
7."Firebreather"The Rivalry4:04
8."Ballad Of William Kidd"The Rivalry8:42
9."Victory"Victory4:49
10."Tsar"Victory7:08
11."Welcome To Hell"The Brotherhood4:35
12."The Brotherhood"The Brotherhood6:46

PersonnelEdit

  • Rolf Kasparek - Guitars, Vocals (all tracks)
  • Gerald 'Preacher' Warnecke - Guitars (tracks Disc 1: 1 - 3)
  • Majk Moti - Guitars (tracks Disc 1: 6, 8 - 12)
  • Axel Morgan - Guitars (tracks Disc 1: 13, 14 / Disc 2: 1, 2)
  • Thilo Hermann - Guitars (tracks Disc 2: 3 - 10)
  • Stephan Boriss - Bass (tracks Disc 1: 1 - 3, 6, 8)
  • Jens Becker - Bass (tracks Disc 1: 9 - 14)
  • Thomas Smuszynski - Bass (tracks Disc 2: 1 - 10)
  • Peter Pichl - Bass (tracks Disc 1: 4, 5, 7 / Disc 2: 11, 12)
  • Wolfgang 'Hasche' Hagemann - Drums (tracks Disc 1: 1 - 3, 6, 8)
  • Stefan Schwarzmann - Drums (tracks Disc 1: 9, 10 / Disc 2: 1, 2)
  • Ian Finlay - Drums (tracks Disc 1: 11, 12)
  • Jörg Michael - Drums (tracks Disc 2: 3 - 8)
  • AC - Drums (tracks Disc 1: 13, 14)
  • Angelo Sasso - Drums (tracks Disc 1: 4, 5, 7 / Disc 2: 9 - 12)

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ a b "Album at Metal Archives". Retrieved 2 November 2012.