Tag: Power Metal

Helloween – Helloween – FP GER


Real Name
Power metal band from Hamburg, Germany.

Helloween are considered one of the pioneering power metal bands. The group was formed in 1983 by Kai Hansen (guitar/vocals), Michael Weikath (guitar), Markus Grosskopf (bass), and Ingo Schwichtenberg (drums), although only Weikath and Grosskopf have remained with the band throughout its entirety.

Kai Hansen (vocals/guitar): 1983 – 1988, 2017 – present
Ingo Schwichtenberg † (drums): 1983 – 1993
Michael Weikath (guitar): 1983 – present
Markus Grosskopf (bass): 1983 – present
Ralf Scheepers (session vocals): 1986
Michael Kiske (vocals): 1986 – 1993, 2017 – present
Roland Grapow (guitar): 1989 – 2001
Richie Abdel-Nabi (session drums): 1993
Andi Deris (vocals): 1993 – present
Uli Kusch (drums): 1994 – 2001
Mark Cross (drums): 2001 – 2003
Sascha Gerstner (guitar): 2002 – present
Mikkey Dee (session drums): 2003
Stefan Schwarzmann (drums): 2003 – 2005
Dani Löble (drums): 2005 – present

Search for variations of Helloween
– Helloween
Noise (3) – N 0021, Noise (3) – N0021
Vinyl, 12″, 33 ⅓ RPM, Mini-Album, Stereo
Apr 23, 1985

Record Company – Modern Music (12)
Copyright © – Maldoror Musikverlag
Phonographic Copyright ℗ – Maldoror Musikverlag
Distributed By – SPV GmbH – 60-1679
Recorded At – Music Lab Berlin
Mixed At – Music Lab Berlin
Mastered At – Studio-Nord-Bremen
Lacquer Cut at – Studio-Nord-Bremen
Bass – Markus Großkopf*
Design [Cover] – Uwe Karczewski
Drums – Ingo Schwichtenberg
Engineer, Mixed By – Harris „I Don’t Know“ Johns*
Guitar – Michael Weikath
Mastered By – SNB
Songwriter, Arranged By, Producer, Art Direction [Cover Concept] – Helloween
Vocals, Guitar – Kai Hansen
This is the first pressing with no picture of Walls Of Jericho album on inner sleeve. This release has NO LYRICS on inner sleeve.

Came with a post card order form.

A release with lyrics can be found here Helloween – Helloween

℗ + © Maldoror Musikverlag
℗ + © 1985

Manufactured in West Germany

Recorded and mixed in January / February 1985 at Musiclab Studio, Berlin.

No barcode
Barcode and Other Identifiers
Label Code: LC 9066
Rights Society: GEMA
Matrix / Runout (runout side A stamped and etched): N 0021-A mastered by SNB
Matrix / Runout (runout side B stamped and etched): N 0021-B mastered by SNB

Pretty Maids ‎– Jump The Gun – FP HOL

Copyright (c) – CBS Records
Published By – EMI Music Publishing Scandinavia AB
Published By – Wintrup Musikverlag
Recorded At – Puk Recording Studios
Recorded At – The Hit Factory
Recorded At – Studio One
Mixed At – Werner Studios
Mastered At – Masterdisk
Artwork By – Joe Petagno
Backing Vocals – Ivan Pedersen, Knud Lindhard
Bass – Allan Delong
Drums – Phil More
Engineer – Knud Lindhard, Mike Scott (5), Peter Iversen
Guitar – Ken Hammer, Ricky Marx
Keyboards – Alan Owen
Lead Vocals – Ronnie Atkins
Mastered By – Howie Weinberg, Masterdisk NY
Producer – Roger Glover
All songs written by R. Atkins and K.Hammer except “Hang Tough” by D.Wexler.

Made in Holland.

Recorded at: Puk Studios, Denmark
Mixed at: Werner Studios, Denmark
Additional recordings at: The Hit Factory, N.Y. – Studio One, Denmark
Preproduction at: Greenwich Village, Connecticut USA – Anton Recordings, Denmark
Mastering at: Masterdisk N.Y.
Publishers: EMI Music Publishing Scandinavia AB: Scandinavia – Wintrup Musik Verlage: West Germany, Austria, Switzerland, Holland, Belgium, Luxembourg – Fujipacific: Japan – EMI Blackwood Music Inc.: USA
“Hang Tough”: Grip Victim Music (ASCAP)
Barcode and Other Identifiers
Barcode: 5 099746 636517
Label Code: 0149
Price Code: 58
Matrix / Runout (Side 1 Variant 1): MASTERDISK
Matrix / Runout (Side 1 Variant 2): 10 – 466 365 – 20 – A 4
Matrix / Runout (Side 2 Sole Variant): 10 – 466 365 – 20 -2 B – 1

Pretty Maids ‎– Pretty Maids – Autographed by 2 band member!!! – HOL Press

Phonographic Copyright (p) – CBS Records ApS
Copyright (c) – CBS Records ApS
Pressed By – CBS, Haarlem – 10-25885
Recorded At – Toma Studio
Remixed At – New Sound Recording
Artwork [Cover Art] – Joe Petagno
Bass – John Darrow
Design [Logo] – Peder Bundgaard
Drums – Phil Moorhead
Keyboards – Alan Owen
Lead Guitar – Ken Hammer, Pete Collins
Photography By – Preben Kirkholt
Producer, Mixed By – Marzio Guiseppe*, Pretty Maids, Tommy Hansen
Remix – Pretty Maids, Tommy Hansen
Vocals – Ronnie Atkins
Made in Holland.
Printed in Holland.
Recorded at Toma Studios.

Reissued as part of CBS Nice price series. Text on back indicates international release but Right Society indicates Scandinavian only.
Barcode and Other Identifiers
Rights Society: n©b
Label Code (On back sleeve): LC 0149
Label Code (On labels): LC -0149
Price Code: CB 271
Price Code (Circled): 57
Other (On back sleeve): 10-025885-20
Matrix / Runout (Label side A): 10-025885-1
Matrix / Runout (Label side B): 10-025885-2
Matrix / Runout (Runout side A, stamped): 10_25885_1A_1 B
Matrix / Runout (Runout Side B, etched): 10-25885-1B-1 C

Blind Guardian ‎– Beyond The Red Mirror

Phonographic Copyright (p) – Nuclear Blast Records
Copyright (c) – Nuclear Blast Records
Published By – BG Publishing
Recorded At – Twilight Hall Studios
Recorded At – Tom-Tom Studio
Recorded At – Rudolfinum Studio
Recorded At – Dvořák Hall
Recorded At – Futura Productions
Recorded At – Funkhaus-Studio
Recorded At – MAZ Tonstudio
Mixed At – Twilight Hall Studios
Mastered At – Twilight Hall Studios
Booking – HHK Concert Service*
Choir [Boston] – Vox Futura Choir Boston
Choir [Budapest] – Hungarian Studio Choir Budapest
Choir [Prague] – FILMharmonic Choir Prague
Concertmaster [Orchestra Recordings, Budapest] – Balazs Bujtor*
Conductor [Choir Recordings, Boston] – Andrew Shenton
Conductor [Choir Recordings, Budapest] – Peter Pejtsik*
Conductor [Choir Recordings, Prague] – Stanislav Mistr
Conductor [Orchestra Recordings, Budapest] – Peter Pejtsik*
Conductor [Orchestra Recordings, Prague] – Adam Klemens
Contractor [Orchestra Recordings, Budapest] – Sándor M. Jozsa
Contractor [Orchestra Recordings, Prague] – Petr Pycha
Coordinator [Production] [Orchestra Recordings, Prague] – Carsten Heusmann
Cover, Artwork [Booklet], Design [Booklet] – Felipe Machado Franco
Directed By [Orchestra Recordings, Boston] – Noel Smith*
Drums, Percussion – Frederik Ehmke
Engineer – Charlie Bauerfeind
Engineer [Keyboards] – Matthias Ulmer
Engineer [Recording] [Assistant] [Orchestra Recordings, Boston] – Daniel Schwartz, Travis Karpak
Engineer [Recording] [Orchestra Recordings, Boston] – John Weston
Engineer [Recording] [Orchestra Recordings, Budapest] – Tamás Kurina*
Engineer [Sound] [Orchestra Recordings, Budapest] – Thomas Geiger (3)
Engineer [Sound] [Orchestra Recordings, Prague] – Jan Kotzmann, Oldrich Slezak*
Guest, Bass – Barend Courbois
Guest, Choir – William “Billy” King*, Olaf Senkbeil, Thomas Hackmann
Guest, Keyboards – Matthias Ulmer
Guest, Piano – Matthias Ulmer, Michael Schüren
Lead Guitar – André Olbrich
Management [Orchestra Recordings, Budapest] – Gergely Kiss
Management [Orchestra Recordings, Prague] – Petr Pycha
Mastered By – Charlie Bauerfeind
Mastered By [Master Sequence Assembling] – Wolfgang Eller
Mixed By – Charlie Bauerfeind (tracks: A1 to C3, D2), Thomas Geiger (3) (tracks: D1)
Orchestra [Budapest] – Hungarian Studio Orchestra Budapest*
Orchestra [Prague] – FILMharmonic Orchestra Prague*
Orchestrated By [Orchestra Recordings, Budapest] – Matthias Ulmer
Other [BG Office] – Daniel Kleckers
Other [Proof Reading, Lyrics] – Dr. Jason Breitweg, Dr. Magaret Gonzales
Other [Proof Reading, Storyboard] – Dr. Carolin Caliendo
Photography By, Design [Photo] – Hans-Martin Issler
Producer – Blind Guardian, Charlie Bauerfeind
Producer [Orchestra Recordings, Budapest] – Charlie Bauerfeind
Producer [Orchestra Recordings, Prague] – Carsten Heusmann, Charlie Bauerfeind, Matthias Ulmer
Recorded By [Piano] – Philipp Dusse (tracks: D1), Thomas Geiger (3) (tracks: D1)
Rhythm Guitar – André Olbrich, Marcus Siepen
Score Editor [Score Proof Reader] [Orchestra Recordings, Budapest] – Sugár Miklós*
Technician [Studio] [Orchestra Recordings, Prague] – Cenda Kotzmann
Transcription By [Choir Recordings, Boston] – Arturo Rodriguez (2)
Vocals – Hansi Kürsch
Black vinyl in gatefold.

“Distant Memories” is actually a bonus track, even if not mentioned anywhere on this edition.

Recorded, mixed and mastered at Twilight Hall Studio/Grefrath-Oedt, Germany between October 2012 and October 2014.
Orchestral and Choir recordings Budapest: TomTom Studio D/Budapest, Hungary between June and August 2014.
Orchestral and Choir recordings Prague: Rudolfinum, Dvorak Hall/Prague, Czech Republic in January 2014.
Choir recordings Boston: Futura Productions/Boston MA, USA in August 2014.
Piano recordings: (Miracle Machine) at Funkhaus Studio Berlin in May 2014.
Additional recordings: MAZ Tonstudio/Stuttgart, Germany.
Barcode and Other Identifiers
Barcode (Printed): 7 27361 32721 7
Barcode (EAN-Code, Scanned): 0727361327217
Other (LP1 cat. number): NB 3272-1-1
Other (LP2 cat. number): NB 3272-1-2
Label Code: LC 07027

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