is the seventh album by the British band Motörhead
, released in 1986. It is the only full Motörhead album
to feature Pete Gill
on the drums
, although he also played on the four new tracks recorded for the 1984 No Remorse compilation album
The album's working title
was Ridin' with the Driver
and later changed to Orgasmatron
, it was too late for Joe Petagno
to change the cover art
and the train design was used.About Joe Petagno
- interview section with Joe Petagno
, bonus DVD with Inferno 30th Anniversary edition
It features some of Motörhead's heaviest songs ("Orgasmatron
" and "Deaf Forever
") and it is the album (along with No Remorse
) that got Motörhead back on track after the critically acclaimed but commercially unsuccessful 1983 album Another Perfect Day
. The album reached number 21 in the UK
charts.Burridge, Alan Illustrated Collector's Guide to Motörhead
Published: 1995, Collector's Guide Publishing ISBN 0-9695736-2-6.
The song "Orgasmatron"
was re-recorded in 2000 and was available as an Internet download under the name "Orgasmatron 2000". It was later included on the band's 2003 five-disc box-set Stone Deaf Forever!
As well as alluding to the original name of the album, Joe Petagno
also commented on the concept behind the album cover:<blockquote> was living on a houseboat then, and collecting train models.... Read More