“Even though most of everything had been recorded a year previously, we waited until Load had been out there for a while until we came back to the other material that made up ReLoad.
“Again, it was Randy Staub and me, each taking five or six days to mix one song. It’s funny: to this day, neither one of us is entirely sure who did which track.
"We have similar philosophies when it comes to sound, and we’ve both worked with Bob Rock a lot. It wasn’t like two polar opposite guys on one project.
“The process was almost exactly the same as it had been for Load: James was recording and rerecording some vocals at one studio, and then he and Lars would bounce back and forth between Randy and me. A year later and nothing had changed. Lars was still telling me to turn up the drums!”