Into Glory Ride

Into Glory Ride is Manowar's second studio album and the first to feature drummer Scott Columbus. The album's title is a reference to the title track from the band's previous album Battle Hymns.

Into Glory Ride
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Studio album by
ReleasedJuly 1, 1983
RecordedMusic America Studios, Rochester, New York
GenreHeavy metal, power metal
Length45:05
LabelMusic for Nations (Europe)
Megaforce (US)
ProducerManowar and Jon Mathias
Manowar chronology
Battle Hymns
(1982)
Into Glory Ride
(1983)
Hail to England
(1984)
Professional ratings
Review scores
SourceRating
AllMusic3/5 stars[1]
Collector's Guide to Heavy Metal7/10[2]
Metal Forces(6/10)[3]

ReceptionEdit

In 2005, Into Glory Ride was ranked number 444 in Rock Hard magazine's book of The 500 Greatest Rock & Metal Albums of All Time.[4]

Track listingEdit

All songs written by Joey DeMaio, except where noted.

Side one
No.TitleLength
1."Warlord"4:13
2."Secret of Steel" (Ross the Boss, DeMaio)5:48
3."Gloves of Metal" (Ross the Boss, DeMaio)5:23
4."Gates of Valhalla"7:11
Side two
No.TitleLength
5."Hatred"7:38
6."Revelation (Death's Angel)"6:28
7."March for Revenge (By the Soldiers of Death)"8:24

Cover versionsEdit

PersonnelEdit

ManowarEdit

ProductionEdit

  • Jon Mathias - producer, engineer
  • John Petre - assistant engineer
  • Joe Brescio - mastering

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ Huey, Steve. Into Glory Ride at AllMusic
  2. ^ Popoff, Martin (1 November 2005). The Collector's Guide to Heavy Metal: Volume 2: The Eighties. Burlington, Ontario, Canada: Collector's Guide Publishing. pp. 212–213. ISBN 978-1894959315.
  3. ^ Doe, Bernard (August 1983). "Manowar - Into Glory Ride". Metal Forces (1): 22. Retrieved 2015-07-03.
  4. ^ [...], Rock Hard (Hrsg.). [Red.: Michael Rensen. Mitarb.: Götz Kühnemund] (2005). Best of Rock & Metal die 500 stärksten Scheiben aller Zeiten. Königswinter: Heel. p. 31. ISBN 3-89880-517-4.