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Fatal Portrait

King Diamond

Type:
Full-length
Release date:
February 17th, 1986
Catalog ID:
RR 9721
Label:
Roadrunner Records
Format:
12" vinyl (33⅓ RPM)
Reviews:
10 reviews (avg. 86%)
Side A
1. The Candle 06:40   Show lyrics
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2. The Jonah 05:16   Show lyrics
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3. The Portrait 05:08   Show lyrics
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4. Dressed in White 03:09   Show lyrics
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Side B
5. Charon 04:16   Show lyrics
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6. Lurking in the Dark 03:34   Show lyrics
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7. Halloween 04:14   Show lyrics
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8. Voices from the Past 01:31   instrumental
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9. Haunted 03:54   Show lyrics
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  37:42  
Band members
King Diamond Vocals, Guitars (track 8)
Andy LaRocque Guitars (lead)
Michael Denner Guitars (lead, rhythm)
Timi "Grabber" Hansen Bass
Mikkey Dee Drums
Miscellaneous staff
Jorgen Bak Photography
Ole Bang Photography
Torbjorn Jorgensen Artwork
King Diamond Producer
Michael Denner Assistant producer
Rune Höyer Producer
Roberto Falcao Engineering
King Diamond Vocals, Guitars (track 8)
Andy LaRocque Guitars (lead)
Michael Denner Guitars (lead, rhythm)
Timi "Grabber" Hansen Bass
Mikkey Dee Drums
Jorgen Bak Photography
Ole Bang Photography
Torbjorn Jorgensen Artwork
King Diamond Producer
Michael Denner Assistant producer
Rune Höyer Producer
Roberto Falcao Engineering
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There are 2 cover versions, on with a yellow logo (picture) and one with a yellow/orange/pink logo.

Chart position in Sweden: 33

Unlike most King Diamond albums, Fatal Portrait is not a full story concept. Tracks 1 through 4 and track 9 tell the "Fatal Portrait" story, while the remaining songs are stand alone compositions.

Recording information:

Recorded and Mixed at ''Sound Track Studio'', Copenhagen, July - August 1985.

Identifiers:

Matrix / Runout (Side A, hand-etched): RR 9721-A Holland Cutting B
Matrix / Runout (Side B, hand-etched): RR 9721-B HCB
Rights Society: STEMRA

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