Tracklist

HDCD 1
# Title Rating Length
1 Trust
5 5:12
2 Almost Honest
3 4:03
3 Use the Man
3 4:36
4 Mastermind
2 3:49
5 The Disintegrators
2 2:50
6 I’ll Get Even
3 4:24
7 Sin
2 3:06
8 A Secret Place
3.5 5:29
9 Have Cool, Will Travel
2 3:29
10 She‐Wolf
4.5 3:36
11 Vortex
3 3:38
12 FFF
2 2:40
13 One Thing
4:38

Credits

HDCD 1

bass guitar:
David Ellefson (tracks 1–12)
drums:
Nick Menza (tracks 1–12)
sitar:
Dave Mustaine (track 8)
guitars:
Marty Friedman (tracks 1–12)
Dave Mustaine (tracks 1–12)
assistant engineer:
Mark Hagen (tracks 1–12)
background vocals:
David Ellefson (tracks 1–12)
Marty Friedman (tracks 1–12)
Nick Menza (tracks 1–12)
co-producer:
Dave Mustaine (tracks 1–12)
composer:
Dave Mustaine (tracks 4–5, 8–11)
lead vocals:
Dave Mustaine (tracks 1–12)
lyricist:
Dave Mustaine (tracks 4–5, 8–11)
mixer:
Jeff Balding (tracks 1–12)
producer:
Dann Huff (tracks 1–12)
recording engineer:
Jeff Balding (tracks 1–12)
writer:
David Ellefson (tracks 6–7, 12)
Marty Friedman (tracks 1–3, 6, 12)
Brian Howe (track 6)
Nick Menza (tracks 7, 12)
Dave Mustaine (tracks 1–3, 6–7, 12–13)
publisher:
Adam Martin Music (1997 –) (tracks 1–3, 6, 12)
Menza Music (1997 –) (tracks 7, 12)
Mustaine Music (1997 –) (tracks 1–12)
Screen Gems–EMI Music, Inc. (1997 –) (track 12)
Screen Gems–EMI Music, Inc. (1997 – ????) (tracks 1–11)
Vulgarian Music (1997 –) (tracks 6–7, 12)
WB Music Corp. (1997 –) (track 6)
Warner/Chappell Music, Ltd. (1996–present) (1997 –) (track 6)
remixes:
A Secret Place (2004 remix) by Megadeth (track 8)
FFF (2004 remix) by Megadeth (track 12)
Have Cool, Will Travel (2004 remix) by Megadeth (track 9)
She-Wolf (2004 remix) by Megadeth (track 10)
Sin (2004 remix) by Megadeth (track 7)
Trust (2004 remix) by Megadeth (track 1)
Vortex (2004 remix) by Megadeth (track 11)
is based on:
Absolution (track 1)
later translated versions:
Trust (Spanish version) (track 1)
recording of:
A Secret Place (track 8)
Almost Honest (track 2)
FFF (track 12)
I’ll Get Even (track 6)
Mastermind (track 4)
One Thing (track 13)
She-Wolf (track 10)
Sin (track 7)
The Disintegrators (track 5)
Trust (track 1)
Use the Man (track 3)
Vortex (track 11)

Release Group

artist & repertoire support: Bud Prager
associated singles/EPs: Trust by Megadeth
Discogs: https://www.discogs.com/master/32951 [info]
Wikidata: Q520040 [info]
Wikipedia: en: Cryptic Writings [info]
lyrics page: http://lyrics.wikia.com/Megadeth:Cryptic_Writings_(1997) [info]