Tracklist

CD 1
# Title Rating Length
1 Battery
4.4 5:13
2 Master of Puppets
4.9 8:35
3 The Thing That Should Not Be
3.9 6:36
4 Welcome Home (Sanitarium)
4.7 6:27
5 Disposable Heroes
4.2 8:17
6 Leper Messiah
4 5:40
7 Orion
4.15 8:27
8 Damage, Inc.
4.25 5:31

Credits

CD 1

electric bass guitar:
Cliff Burton (1985-09-01 – 1985-12-27) (tracks 1–8)
membranophone:
Lars Ulrich (1985-09-01 – 1985-12-27) (tracks 1–8)
electric guitar:
Kirk Hammett (1985-09-01 – 1985-12-27) (tracks 1–8)
James Hetfield (1985-09-01 – 1985-12-27) (tracks 1–8)
arranger:
James Hetfield (tracks 1–8)
Lars Ulrich (tracks 1–8)
assistant mixer:
Mark Wilczak (tracks 1–8)
composer:
Cliff Burton (tracks 2, 7–8)
Kirk Hammett (tracks 2–5, 8)
James Hetfield (tracks 1–8)
Lars Ulrich (tracks 1–8)
engineer:
Flemming Rasmussen (tracks 1–8)
lead vocals:
James Hetfield (1985-09-01 – 1985-12-27) (tracks 1–6, 8)
lyricist:
James Hetfield (tracks 1–6, 8)
mixer:
Michael Wagener (tracks 1–8)
phonographic copyright by:
Metallica (1986) (tracks 1–8)
producer:
Metallica (tracks 1–8)
Flemming Rasmussen (tracks 1–8)
phonographic copyright by:
Elektra/Asylum Records (not for release label use! copyrights holder, distributor within the US) (1986) (tracks 1–8)
publisher:
Creeping Death Music (tracks 1–8)
mixed at:
Warner Bros. Recording Studios (North Hollywood, a/k/a Amigo Studios) in Hollywood, Los Angeles, California, United States (tracks 1–8)
recorded at:
Sweet Silence Studios (Strandlodsvej) in Copenhagen, Capital Region of Denmark, Denmark (1985-09-01 – 1985-12-27) (tracks 1–8)
mash-ups:
TrickBattery by Wax Audio (track 1)
remixes:
sampled by:
FaFaFa by Die Ärzte (track 2)
I'm the Man by Anthrax (track 2)
The Number Song by DJ Shadow (track 7)
later parody versions:
Master of Pizza (track 2)
later translated parody versions:
Mongomix (track 2)
later versions:
Battery (S&M version) (track 1)
Master of Puppets (S&M version) (track 2)
The Thing That Should Not Be (S&M version) (track 3)
recording of:
Battery (1985-09-01 – 1985-12-27) (track 1)
Damage, Inc. (1985-09-01 – 1985-12-27) (track 8)
Disposable Heroes (1985-09-01 – 1985-12-27) (track 5)
Leper Messiah (1985-09-01 – 1985-12-27) (track 6)
Master of Puppets (1985-09-01 – 1985-12-27) (track 2)
Orion (1985-09-01 – 1985-12-27) (track 7)
The Thing That Should Not Be (1985-09-01 – 1985-12-27) (track 3)
Welcome Home (Sanitarium) (1985-09-01 – 1985-12-27) (track 4)
referred to in medleys:
Mastertarium (tracks 2, 4)

Release Group

artist & repertoire support: Dave Henson, Jr.
creative direction: Peter Mensch
Metallica
covers: Kerrang! Presents: 'Remastered' by Various Artists
Master of Puppets by Dream Theater
live performances: 2006-06-03: Rock am Ring, Nürburgring, Germany by Metallica
2006-06-04: Rock im Park: Nürnberg, Germany by Metallica
2006-06-06: Waldbuhne, Berlin, Germany by Metallica
2006-06-08: Arnhem, Holland by Metallica
2006-06-10: Download Festival, Donington, UK by Metallica
2006-06-11: Download Festival Ireland, Dublin, Ireland by Metallica
2006-06-13: Tallin, Estonia by Metallica
2006-06-17: Heineken Jammin Festival, Imola, Italy by Metallica
2006-08-12: Tokyo Summer Sonic Festival, Tokyo, Japan by Metallica
2006-08-13: Osaka Summer Sonic Festival, Osaka, Japan by Metallica
part of: Rolling Stone: 500 Greatest Albums of All Time: 2012 edition (number: 167)
Allmusic: http://www.allmusic.com/album/mw0000667490 [info]
Discogs: https://www.discogs.com/master/6495 [info]
Wikidata: Q187507 [info]
lyrics page: http://genius.com/albums/Metallica/Master-of-puppets [info]
http://lyrics.wikia.com/wiki/Metallica:Master_Of_Puppets_(1986) [info]
other databases: http://www.spirit-of-metal.com/album-groupe-Metallica-nom_album-Master_of_Puppets-l-en.html [info]
https://rateyourmusic.com/release/album/metallica/master_of_puppets/ [info]
https://www.musik-sammler.de/album/1462/ [info]
reviews: http://ripplemusic.blogspot.com/2016/03/metallica-master-of-puppets.html [info]
http://www.bbc.co.uk/music/reviews/j59x [info]