Fight The War of Words

The War of Words
31 ratings
LOW STOCK: Only 2 copies left
SALE: $5.97
List Price: $7.98
You Save: $2.01 (25% Off)
or Mix & Match 10 CDs for $49.90
Available: Usually ships in 1-3 business days
sku:  SSP 24086
Brand New

Related products:

CD Details

  • Released: February 1, 2008
  • Originally Released: 2008
  • Label: Sbme Special Mkts.

Entertainment Reviews:

Q - 11/93, p.118
3 Stars - Good - "...[WAR OF WORDS] is a credible opening to Halford's new career..."


  • 1.Into The Pit
  • 2.Nailed To The Gun
  • 3.Life In Black
  • 4.Immortal Sin
  • 5.War Of Words
  • 6.Laid To Rest
  • 7.For All Eternity
  • 8.Little Crazy
  • 9.Contortion
  • 10.Kill It
  • 11.Vicious
  • 12.Reality, A New Beginning

Product Description:

Fight: Rob Halford (guitar, vocals), Russ Parrish, Brian Tilse (guitars, keyboards, background vocals), Jay Jay (bass, background vocals), Scott Travis (percussion, background vocals).
All songs written by Rob Halford.
In some ways, this could have been a Judas Priest album. Since it was the first disc that Rob Halford worked on after his extended tenure in that group, that is certainly understandable. Clearly, he was most likely still aligned in that musical vein and a lot of the sounds here represent that fact. However, there are definitely some differences. First, you can hear a rawer, almost punk-ish aggressive texture on much of the material ("Nailed to the Gun" comes to mind). Next, Halford shows a wider range of vocal styles here than he did with Priest. In fact, there are several points where he sounds like Alice Cooper, and he tries his hand at the more guttural death metal vocal style. The lyrical content on the album has a maturity that Priest seldom, if ever, achieved as well. The recitation of the First Amendment during the title track is brilliant. In some ways, it's too bad that this group only lasted a couple of years. They had a lot of potential. The stunning power ballad "For All Eternity" alone is worth the price of admission for this part of their voyage. ~ Gary Hill

Music Lovers' Ratings & Reviews:

Customer Rating:
Based on 31 ratings.
Be the first Music Lover to write an online review of this product!
Get Email Alerts for Fight

Product Info

  • Sales Rank: 19,532
  • UPC: 886972408620
  • Shipping Weight: 0.18/lbs (approx)
  • International Shipping: 1 item

To place an order or for customer service, call toll-free 1-800-336-4627 or outside the United States, call 1-610-649-7565
Open Monday-Friday: 8am-10pm, Weekends: 10am-9pm (Eastern Time)
Se habla Español! Spanish-speaking representatives available, Monday-Friday: 9am-4pm (Eastern Time)