Tracklist

12" Vinyl 1
# Title Rating Length
A1 Time to Kill
6:16
A2 Elimination
4:34
A3 I Hate
3:48
A4 Nothing to Die For
4:22
A5 Playing With Spiders / Skullkrusher
10:09
B1 Birth of Tension
5:02
B2 Who Tends the Fire
8:09
B3 The Years of Decay
8:01
B4 E.vil N.ever D.ies
5:49

Credits

12" Vinyl 1

bass guitar:
D.D. Verni (1989-06 – 1989-07) (tracks A1–B4)
drums:
Sid Falck (1989-06 – 1989-07) (tracks A1–B4)
guitar:
Bobby Gustafson (1989-06 – 1989-07) (tracks A1–B4)
engineer:
Terry Date (American record producer and engineer) (tracks A1–B4)
Matt Lane (engineer) (tracks A1–B4)
lead vocals:
Bobby “Blitz” Ellsworth (1989-06 – 1989-07) (tracks A1–B4)
producer:
Terry Date (American record producer and engineer) (tracks A1–B4)
Overkill (US thrash metal band fronted by Bobby "Blitz" Ellsworth) (tracks A1–B4)
writer:
Overkill (US thrash metal band fronted by Bobby "Blitz" Ellsworth) (tracks A1–A5, A5–B4)
mixed at:
recorded at:
Carriage House Studios in Stamford, Connecticut, United States (1989-06 – 1989-07) (tracks A1–B4)
recording of:
Birth of Tension (1989-06 – 1989-07) (track B1)
E.vil N.ever D.ies (1989-06 – 1989-07) (track B4)
Elimination (1989-06 – 1989-07) (track A2)
I Hate (1989-06 – 1989-07) (track A3)
Nothing to Die For (1989-06 – 1989-07) (track A4)
Skullkrusher (1989-06 – 1989-07) (track A5)
The Years of Decay (1989-06 – 1989-07) (track B3)
Time to Kill (1989-06 – 1989-07) (track A1)
Who Tends the Fire (1989-06 – 1989-07) (track B2)

Release Group

Discogs: https://www.discogs.com/master/106107 [info]
Wikidata: Q1933325 [info]
Wikipedia: en: The Years of Decay [info]