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Rocka Rolla

Judas Priest

Type:
Full-length
Release date:
September 6th, 1974
Catalog ID:
GULP 1005
Label:
Gull
Format:
12" vinyl (33⅓ RPM)
Reviews:
11 reviews (avg. 74%)
Side A
1. One for the Road 04:39   Show lyrics
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2. Rocka Rolla 03:02   Show lyrics
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3. Winter 03:02   Show lyrics
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4. Deep Freeze 01:56   instrumental
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5. Winter Retreat 01:32   Show lyrics
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6. Cheater 02:57   Show lyrics
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Side B
7. Never Satisfied 04:53   Show lyrics
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8. Run of the Mill 08:34   Show lyrics
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9. Dying to Meet You 06:18   Show lyrics
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10. Caviar and Meths 02:05   instrumental
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Band members
Bob Halford Vocals
Glenn Tipton Guitars
K. K. Downing Guitars
Ian Hill Bass
John Hinch Drums
Miscellaneous staff
Rodger Bain Producer
Vic Coppersmith-Heaven Engineering
Bob Halford Vocals
Glenn Tipton Guitars
K. K. Downing Guitars
Ian Hill Bass
John Hinch Drums
Rodger Bain Producer
Vic Coppersmith-Heaven Engineering
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Track 1 by Downing & Tipton
Track 4 by Downing
Track 7 by Downing & Atkins
Tracks 2 & 8 by Halford, Downing & Tipton
Tracks 3 & 10 by Downing, Hill, & Atkins
Tracks 5, 6, & 9 by Halford & Downing

Also available on various other re-releases (CD: Line Records, 1984 (different cover art); Repertoire Records, 1992). More recent reissues sport different cover art. A rare version of "Caviar and Meths" exists, which is about 10 minutes long and has Al Atkins on vocals.

Many reissues of this album have another wrong splitting of the tracks "Winter", "Deep Freeze" and "Winter Retreat" starting and stopping at different places:
1. Winter (01:42)
2. Deep Freeze (01:20)
3. Winter Retreat (03:28)

Different versions of each track can be found on the "Hero, Hero" release which was remixed by Rodger Bain.

Recording information:

Recorded at Olympic, Trident and Island Studios, London during June/July 1974.

Identifiers:

Matrix / Runout (Printed matrix): XZAL.13292P

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