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Peace Sells... but Who's Buying?

Megadeth

Type:
Full-length
Release date:
July 20th, 1986
Catalog ID:
R 183669
Label:
Capitol Records
Format:
12" vinyl (33⅓ RPM)
Reviews:
15 reviews (avg. 93%)
Side A
1. Wake Up Dead 03:37   Show lyrics
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2. The Conjuring 05:02   Show lyrics
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3. Peace Sells 04:02   Show lyrics
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4. Devils Island 05:05   Show lyrics
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Side B
5. Good Mourning / Black Friday 06:39   Show lyrics
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6. Bad Omen 04:03   Show lyrics
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7. I Ain't Superstitious (Willie Dixon cover) 02:45   Show lyrics
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8. My Last Words 04:55   Show lyrics
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Band members
Dave Mustaine Guitars, Vocals, Songwriting
Gar Samuelson (R.I.P. 1999) Drums
Chris Poland Guitars
David Ellefson Bass, Vocals (backing)
Guest/Session
Casey McMackin Vocals (additional) (on tracks 5, 8)
Paul Sudin Vocals (additional) (on tracks 1, 4)
Mike Anderson Vocals (additional) (on tracks 1, 4)
Randy Burns Vocals (additional) (on tracks 5, 8)
Miscellaneous staff
Andy Somers Cover concept
Stan Katayama Mixing (assistant)
Casey McMackin Engineering
Paul Lani Mixing
Randy Burns Producer, Engineering
Dave Mustaine Producer, Cover concept
Edward J. Repka Cover art
Dave Mustaine Guitars, Vocals, Songwriting
Gar Samuelson (R.I.P. 1999) Drums
Chris Poland Guitars
David Ellefson Bass, Vocals (backing)
Casey McMackin Vocals (additional) (on tracks 5, 8)
Paul Sudin Vocals (additional) (on tracks 1, 4)
Mike Anderson Vocals (additional) (on tracks 1, 4)
Randy Burns Vocals (additional) (on tracks 5, 8)
Andy Somers Cover concept
Stan Katayama Mixing (assistant)
Casey McMackin Engineering
Paul Lani Mixing
Randy Burns Producer, Engineering
Dave Mustaine Producer, Cover concept
Edward J. Repka Cover art
Read Thrash Classic 90% McTague97 December 11th, 2014
Read Greatest Thrash Album 100% StainedClass95 July 27th, 2014
Read A nice blend of influences. 94% SirMetalGinger March 18th, 2013
Read A strange, strange... 90% MetalSupremacy December 26th, 2010
Read Don't Summon The Devil,... 99% MegaHassan November 10th, 2008
Read Peace Aged? 85% tomcat_ha October 22nd, 2007
Read Paint the devil on the wall! 95% MeavyHetal June 15th, 2007
Read The Architecture of... 100% hells_unicorn April 5th, 2007
Read Megadeth sells, and I'm buying 85% Mikesn March 3rd, 2007
Read Peace Owns 98% DawnoftheShred November 3rd, 2006
Read State-of-the-art Speed Metal! 99% Erin_Fox October 28th, 2006
Read Paint the devil on the wall! 87% Nightcrawler November 27th, 2004
Read Well shit, I bought it 85% OlympicSharpshooter January 10th, 2004
Read One of thrash's definitive... 95% Kingravi October 1st, 2002
Read Nice fucking thrash with a... 86% UltraBoris August 11th, 2002

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 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".


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.

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