Catalogue # CDP 7 46370 2
Recorded at The Music Grinder, L.A., CA.
Mixed at Can-Am Recorders, Tarzana, CA.
Additional recording at Track Records, Rock Steady Studios, L.A., CA and at Maddog Studios, Venice, CA, February 15, 1986 - March 20, 1986.
A new DVD audio version was released on October 14th 2003. Included on the DVD are three different audio tracks, DVD-A 5.1, DTS 5.1, and PCM 2.0 stereo.
Also included on this special edition are tons of extras like the "Devil's Island Mix Breakdown" which allows the listener to break the song down into 6 different formats:
- Drums and Bass
- Drums, Bass and Rhythm Guitars
- Drums, Bass and Chris Poland's Guitar
- Drums, Bass and Dave Mustaine's Guitar
- No Drums
- Final Mix
Also among the extras are interviews with Dave Mustaine, David Ellefson and Chris Poland as well as the music videos for "Wake Up Dead" and "Peace Sells".
Reissued by Capitol Records
on July 27th 2004 remastered with the bonus tracks:
9. Wake Up Dead (Randy Burns Mix) (03:40)
10. The Conjuring (Randy Burns Mix) (05:01)
11. Peace Sells (Randy Burns Mix) (04:00)
12. Good Mourning / Black Friday (Randy Burns Mix) (06:39)
25th Anniversary Edition released on July 12th 2011 as a 2 CD version and as a 5 CD/ 3 LP box set. The album has been remastered.
Original sound version now out of print.