Serpents of the Light

Serpents of the Light is the fourth full-length album by American death metal band Deicide. It was released on October 21, 1997, by Roadrunner Records.

Serpents of the Light
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Studio album by
ReleasedOctober 21, 1997 (1997-10-21)
Recorded1997 at Morrisound Recording
GenreDeath metal
Length30:38
LabelRoadrunner
ProducerDeicide, Scott Burns
Deicide chronology
Once Upon the Cross
(1995)
Serpents of the Light
(1997)
When Satan Lives
(1998)
Professional ratings
Review scores
SourceRating
Allmusic3/5 stars[1]
Chronicles of Chaos8/10[2]

Glen Benton stated that "Serpents of the Light" was written "about a friend of mine that died".[3]

Track listingEdit

All tracks are written by Glen Benton and Deicide.

No.TitleLength
1."Serpents of the Light"3:03
2."Bastard of Christ"2:48
3."Blame It on God"2:45
4."This Is Hell We're In"2:51
5."I Am No One"3:38
6."Slave to the Cross"3:15
7."Creatures of Habit"3:07
8."Believe the Lie"2:50
9."The Truth Above"2:45
10."Father Baker's"3:36
Total length:30:38

PersonnelEdit

ProductionEdit

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ Allmusic review
  2. ^ Chronicles of Chaos review
  3. ^ "Behind the Crooked Cross." Decibel. pp. 72-78.[verification needed]