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Rust In Peace [Extra tracks, Original recording remastered]

MegadethAudio CD
4.6 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (538 customer reviews)

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  • Audio CD (July 27, 2004)
  • Number of Discs: 1
  • Format: Extra tracks, Original recording remastered
  • Label: Capitol
  • ASIN: B0002EXH5O
  • Average Customer Review: 4.6 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (538 customer reviews)
  • Amazon Best Sellers Rank: #1,341 in Music (See Top 100 in Music)

1. Holy Wars...The Punishment Due
2. Hangar 18
3. Take No Prisoners
4. Five Magics
5. Poison Was The Cure
6. Lucretia
7. Tornado Of Souls
8. Dawn Patrol
9. Rust In Peace...Polaris
10. My Creation - previously unreleased
11. Rust In Peace...Polaris (Demo) - previously unreleased
12. Holy Wars...The Punishment Due (Demo) - previously unreleased
13. Take No Prisoners (Demo) - previously unreleased

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Remastered reissue of platinum release includes four bonus tracks, 'My Creation' (prev. unreleased), 'Rust In Peace.Polaris' (demo - prev. unreleased), 'Holy Wars.The Punishment Due' (demo - prev. unreleased), & 'Take No Prisoners' (demo - prev. unreleased).

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115 of 121 people found the following review helpful
4.0 out of 5 stars New vocals!! Rust in Peace veterans beware... July 27, 2004
Format:Audio CD
Along with Master of Puppets and Seasons in the Abyss, Rust in Peace is one of the greatest metal albums of all time! So when I heard Dave Mustaine was remastering the Megadeth catalog, I HAD to get my hands on a fresh copy!

Let me start with the high notes... The musicianship is OUTSTANDING. The instruments are crisp and clear, with lots of insane riffing and rapid fire drumming annihilation! You can even hear the thumping bass line, which I never heard on the original cassette or CD (except for the obvious bass intros to Five Magics, Poison Was The Cure, and Dawn Patrol). As far as the music goes, the remastered version of RIP certainly delivers! Buuuuuut...

Okay, here we go... For those of you who have never heard Rust in Peace, stop reading right here. Turn your computer off, drive to the store and BUY IT NOW!!! You MUST own this cd!!! Rust in Peace veterans read on...

Dave Mustaine butchered the vocals!! Did he re-sing them? I'm no sound or recording expert, but I can certainly tell when a beloved recording that I've been listening to since I was 14 years old (I'm 27 now) has been altered. As everybody knows, Take No Prisoners and Five Magics have entirely new vocals, but upon further inspection, I've realize most of the album (maybe all?) has new vocals as well. Just listen to the low Vic Rattlehead vocals of Polaris, the chorus of Lucretia, and the jumble of words in Poison Was The Cure... you can tell the vocals are different. It's very noticeable in the parts where the rest of the band sings back up ("The warheads will all rust in peace!", and the "Hey!" part of Lucretia), and since they weren't around for the remastering process, the difference is clear.
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42 of 44 people found the following review helpful
5.0 out of 5 stars Rust in Peace: Version 2.0 November 8, 2005
Format:Audio CD
Megadeth has always seemed to exist in the shadow of Metallica, which is ironic as I've always considered Megadeth to be the far superior band. Megadeth guitarist/singer and leader Dave Mustaine was also a founding member of Metallica before being unceramoniously given the boot in early 1983 due to his ego and substance abuse.

The fact that he started Megadeth in 1984 purely out of hatred and jealousy of his former bandmates in Metallica ended up sort of causing Megadeth to never really get the true respect that Dave and his ever changing roster of co-horts deserved. It seems that every time that Megadeth has come out with a new studio album, Dave is accused of mearly copying Metallica's sonic strategies and supposedly even ripping off some of Metallica's riffs. People seem to forget that Metallica kept using Dave's musical ideas all the way through 1986's Master of Puppets (in some cases giving him proper songwriting credits, in other cases not giving him his due credit).

In my eyes, Megadeth (and Dave Mustaine in particular) have always had the better songwriting capabilities and a better sense of what truly makes a great song in comparison to Metallica. Megadeth also gradually evolved their sound over the years without resorting to pulling a jarring 180 on their fans like Metallica did so arrogantly about 8 years back with their terrible album Load (some might say they turned their backs with 1991's self-titled release or "The Black Album" as it's commonly referred to, but I thought that album balanced their sound out nicely.) Granted, Megadeth's 1999 album Risk is considered a sell out by most people, but I really feel that in most cases it was a continuation of the direction they went in on their last album 1997's Cryptic Writings.

But I digress.
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40 of 42 people found the following review helpful
5.0 out of 5 stars My favorite thrash album July 1, 2004
Format:Audio CD
For me personally, Megadeth was the premier thrash band. Metallica had nothing on former Metallica's guitarist Dave Mustaine and his band. Unlike Metallica, Megadeth managed to put out consistently good music. I am not really into speed metal (which is ironic since I love industrial music) but Megadeth was the band that I really got into. "Rust in Peace" made me a fan. I don't remember what compelled me to buy the album but I sure got an earful. It was heavy and intense. Fourteen years later, "Rust in Peace" still holds up well given the current circumstances of our country's foreign policies. Dave Mustaine didn't write your average angst-ridden lyrics. He delved into government conspiracies like "Hangar 18" and the notion of the government hiding UFOs out in Nevada. Dave and Marty Friedman's breakneck guitar playing complimented each other very well. Dave Ellefson is one of my favorite bassists of all time. He and (former) drummer Nick Menza gives the band the backbone the band needed. All the songs are great but I particularly am a big fan of the first two singles "Holy Wars..." and "Hangar 18". The music videos for those songs were excellent. That was when artists and bands made good, quality videos. Megadeth was one of those bands whose videos were always entertaining even if they were concert footage they still were good. For me, "Rust in Peace" is Megadeth's best album. It isn't stupid metal like Limp Bizkit or Korn whose buffoonery and whining gets on my last nerves.
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Most Recent Customer Reviews
5.0 out of 5 stars Five Stars
Classic everyone should listen to at least once.
Published 4 days ago by Clay
5.0 out of 5 stars ... die hard metal fan so im sure he will love it.
Bought this as a gift for a die hard metal fan so im sure he will love it.l
Published 9 days ago by james cavanagh
5.0 out of 5 stars Five Stars
Rust In Peace is a masterpiece....
Published 9 days ago by Parnell
5.0 out of 5 stars Words cannot describe the joy listening to this disc gives me
Words cannot describe the joy listening to this disc gives me. Cheaper than finding an original copy, and you don't run the risk of buying a worn out original copy that sounds bad. Read more
Published 13 days ago by Jesse Bjorn
5.0 out of 5 stars Mustaine Mania
Phenomenal heavy metal head banging!!!
Published 15 days ago by Michael E. Penick
3.0 out of 5 stars Music pretty good, can't get on board with singing though
Great guitar and musiciandry, yeah I just made that word up. I just can't get into Dave Mustaine's voice. Read more
Published 15 days ago by kyleklikes
5.0 out of 5 stars A must have for your Megadeth collection
I think this was the second highest selling album of Megadeth's (Youthanaisa was 1st). A great album overall if you are a fan of Megadeth. add this one to your collection.
Published 26 days ago by Practicedummy
5.0 out of 5 stars Five Stars
best album of Megadeth!
Published 29 days ago by Hector Stiffer Doroskevich Ayres
5.0 out of 5 stars All time classic thrash record
The original recording from 1990 is their best record and a metal masterpiece. From top to bottom there are no bad songs. Read more
Published 1 month ago by Chi_11
5.0 out of 5 stars good job
I received my purchase on time, and it was exactly what I wanted. Good job, keep up the good work.
Published 1 month ago by Wilmoth
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