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'''''Dead Again''''' is the seventh studio album by [[Type O Negative]]. It was released on March 13, 2007. It is the last Type O Negative album to be released before the band's frontman and singer [[Peter Steele]] died of a heart attack on April 14, 2010 when he was 48.
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'''''Dead Again''''' is the seventh studio album by [[Type O Negative]], released on March 13, 2007. It is the last Type O Negative album to be released before the band's frontman and singer [[Peter Steele]] died of a heart failure on April 14, 2010 when he was 48.
   
The album cover shows the infamous mystic {{wp|Grigori Rasputin}}, who is amongst the toughest person to die. The lettering on the cover is in faux-Cyrillic font.
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== Album information ==
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The working title for this album was ''The Profit of Doom'', same as the title of the [[The Profit of Doom|third track]].
   
''Dead Again'' contains ten tracks but it is the longest Type O Negative album, lasting 77 minutes and 28 seconds. The average duration of a track on this album is 7 minutes and 45 seconds.
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The album cover shows the infamous mystic {{wp|Grigori Rasputin}}, who was amongst the toughest person to die. The lettering on the cover is in faux-Cyrillic font.
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''Dead Again'' contains ten tracks and it is the longest Type O Negative album, lasting 77 minutes and 28 seconds. The average duration of a track on this album is 7 minutes and 45 seconds.
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The album has lyrics about drug use, death, lost love, heartbreak, and self-loathing. The musical sounds of this album is most {{wp|gothic metal}} and {{wp|doom metal}}, plus influences of {{wp|thrash metal}}, {{wp|progressive metal}}, {{wp|psychedelic metal}}, and {{wp|punk music|punk}}.
   
 
''Dead Again'' is the fan's best Type O Negative album. The album reached #27 on the US Billboard 200 chart, which is the highest peak of any Type O album.
 
''Dead Again'' is the fan's best Type O Negative album. The album reached #27 on the US Billboard 200 chart, which is the highest peak of any Type O album.
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== Reviews ==
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* Greg Prato of [http://www.allmusic.com/album/dead-again-mw0000736783 AllMusic] (3.5/5) – "With ''Dead Again'', Type O Negative delivers another album of dark tales and even darker riffs, and will reassure morose metalheads that they can still count on Steele to spread the misery."
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* Jon Eardley of [http://yourlastrites.com/reviews/3410/type-o-negative-dead-again ''Last Rites''] – "A top-notch production, first-class songwriting, and competent musicianship all play an integral part in making this one of 2007’s early shining moments."
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* [https://www.amazon.com/Dead-Again-Type-Negative/product-reviews/B000ION6YA/ref=cm_cr_dp_d_acr_sr?ie=UTF8&reviewerType=avp_only_reviews Amazon.com]
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* [http://www.blabbermouth.net/cdreviews/dead-again/ Blabbermouth.net]
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* [http://www.metal-archives.com/reviews/Type_O_Negative/Dead_Again/141273/ Encyclopaedia Metallum]
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* [http://www.metalstorm.net/pub/review.php?review_id=3992 ''Metal Storm'']
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* [https://www.scenepointblank.com/reviews/type-o-negative/dead-again/ ''Scene Point Blank''] (9/10)
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* [http://www.sputnikmusic.com/review/11648/Type-O-Negative-Dead-Again/ Sputnikmusic] (4.5/5)
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* [https://www.ultimate-guitar.com/reviews/compact_discs/type_o_negative/dead_again/ Ultimate-Guitar.com]
   
 
== Personnel ==
 
== Personnel ==
 
;Band members
 
;Band members
* [[Peter Steele]] – lead vocals, bass guitar
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* [[Peter Steele]] – lead vocals, bass
 
* [[Kenny Hickey]] – guitar, backing vocals, co-lead vocals on "[[The Profits of Doom]]", "[[September Sun]]", "[[Halloween in Heaven]]", "[[These Three Things]]", and "[[An Ode to Locksmiths]]"
 
* [[Kenny Hickey]] – guitar, backing vocals, co-lead vocals on "[[The Profits of Doom]]", "[[September Sun]]", "[[Halloween in Heaven]]", "[[These Three Things]]", and "[[An Ode to Locksmiths]]"
 
* [[Josh Silver]] – keyboards, synths, effects, backing vocals
 
* [[Josh Silver]] – keyboards, synths, effects, backing vocals

Revision as of 03:56, March 20, 2017

Dead Again is the seventh studio album by Type O Negative, released on March 13, 2007. It is the last Type O Negative album to be released before the band's frontman and singer Peter Steele died of a heart failure on April 14, 2010 when he was 48.

Album information

The working title for this album was The Profit of Doom, same as the title of the third track.

The album cover shows the infamous mystic Grigori Rasputin, who was amongst the toughest person to die. The lettering on the cover is in faux-Cyrillic font.

Dead Again contains ten tracks and it is the longest Type O Negative album, lasting 77 minutes and 28 seconds. The average duration of a track on this album is 7 minutes and 45 seconds.

The album has lyrics about drug use, death, lost love, heartbreak, and self-loathing. The musical sounds of this album is most gothic metal and doom metal, plus influences of thrash metal, progressive metal, psychedelic metal, and punk.

Dead Again is the fan's best Type O Negative album. The album reached #27 on the US Billboard 200 chart, which is the highest peak of any Type O album.

Tracklist

  1. "Dead Again" – 4:14
  2. "Tripping a Blind Man" – 7:04
  3. "The Profit of Doom" – 10:46
  4. "September Sun" – 9:47
  5. "Halloween in Heaven" – 4:49
  6. "These Three Things" – 14:20
  7. "She Burned Me Down" – 7:53
  8. "Some Stupid Tomorrow" – 4:20
  9. "An Ode to Locksmiths" – 5:15
  10. "Hail and Farewell to Britain" – 8:55

Reviews

  • Greg Prato of AllMusic (3.5/5) – "With Dead Again, Type O Negative delivers another album of dark tales and even darker riffs, and will reassure morose metalheads that they can still count on Steele to spread the misery."
  • Jon Eardley of Last Rites – "A top-notch production, first-class songwriting, and competent musicianship all play an integral part in making this one of 2007’s early shining moments."

Personnel

Band members
Additional personnel
Production
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