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Balls to the Wall


Release date:
December 5th, 1983
Catalog ID:
PL 70186
RCA Records
Vinyl (33⅓ RPM)
9 reviews (avg. 91%)
Side A
1. Balls to the Wall 05:42   Show lyrics
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2. London Leatherboys 03:57   Show lyrics
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3. Fight It Back 03:30   Show lyrics
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4. Head Over Heels 04:19   Show lyrics
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5. Losing More Than You've Ever Had 05:04   Show lyrics
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Side B
6. Love Child 03:34   Show lyrics
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7. Turn Me On 05:12   Show lyrics
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8. Losers and Winners 04:19   Show lyrics
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9. Guardian of the Night 04:24   Show lyrics
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10. Winter Dreams 04:44   Show lyrics
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Band members
Udo Dirkschneider Vocals
Stefan Kaufmann Drums
Wolf Hoffmann Guitars
Herman Frank Guitars
Peter Baltes Bass
Miscellaneous staff
Lou Austin Engineering
Jean Lessenich Design
Dieter Eikelpoth Photography
Michael Wagener Mixing
Deaffy Lyrics
Lou Austin Engineering
Jean Lessenich Design
Dieter Eikelpoth Photography
Michael Wagener Mixing
Deaffy Lyrics
Read Don't you remember that... 94% Metal_Thrasher90 January 30th, 2014
Read These Balls Are Overrated. 78% Metal_Jaw October 7th, 2011
Read Accept the classics. 91% hells_unicorn March 1st, 2011
Read It will nail your Balls to... 95% evermetal October 23rd, 2009
Read Classic Metal 95% ManillaRoad January 23rd, 2009
Read Accept - Balls to the Wall 100% overkill666 December 28th, 2008
Read Accept's Masterpiece 100% Wrathchild June 8th, 2004
Read More consistent, but lacks... 83% Nightcrawler June 24th, 2003
Read A classic True Metal Record! 85% Ayeka November 10th, 2002

Recorded and mixed at Dierks Studios, Cologne, West Germany, July/August, 1983.
Produced by Accept.
Music by Accept, Words by Accept + Deaffy.

Release dates:
December 5th, 1983 - Europe and U.K.
January 1984 - U.S. Canada and Brazil

Two different remasters of this album exist, with different bonus tracks. The 2001 remaster, which is a part of Sony's "The Metal Masters Series" (this is the only Accept album from that series, though), contains the following bonus tracks:
11. Head Over Heels (Live)
12. Love Child (Live)

The 2002 BMG Remastered Edtion has the following bonus tracks, both taken from "Kaizoku-Ban - Live in Japan":
11. Up to the Limit (Live) (4:53)
12. Head Over Heels (Live) (5:58)

Reissued by Hear No Evil Recordings on May 27th 2013 as a 2 CD set remastered with Staying a Life on disc 2.

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