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In the Shadows

Mercyful Fate

Type:
Full-length
Release date:
June 22nd, 1993
Catalog ID:
ZORRO 61
Version desc.:
Limited
Label:
Metal Blade Records
Format:
12" vinyl (33⅓ RPM)
Limitation:
1000 copies
Reviews:
6 reviews (avg. 87%)
Side A
1. Egypt 04:53   Show lyrics
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2. The Bell Witch 04:35   Show lyrics
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3. The Old Oak 08:55   Show lyrics
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4. Shadows 04:42   Show lyrics
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5. A Gruesome Time 04:32   Show lyrics
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Side B
6. Thirteen Invitations 05:17   Show lyrics
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7. Room of Golden Air 03:07   instrumental
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8. Legend of the Headless Rider 07:43   Show lyrics
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9. Is That You, Melissa 04:41   Show lyrics
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10. Return of the Vampire...1993 05:09   Show lyrics
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Band members
King Diamond Vocals
Hank Shermann Guitars
Michael Denner Guitars
Timi "Grabber" Hansen Bass
Morten Nielsen Drums
Guest/Session
Lars Ulrich Drums (Track 10)
Johnny Marshall Harpsichord (Track 9)
Miscellaneous staff
King Diamond Producer, Mixing
Sterling Winfield Assistant Engineering
Eddy Schreyer Mastering
Jorgen Bak Photography
Joy Lambert Photography
Brian J Ames Design
Tracy Vera Art Production
David Rosenblad Digital Engineering
Hank Shermann Producer
Brian Slagel Executive Producer
Torbjorn Jorgensen Cover Art
Tim Kimsey Producer, Mixing, Engineering
Thom Caccetta Digital Engineering
Lars Ulrich Drums (Track 10)
Johnny Marshall Harpsichord (Track 9)
King Diamond Producer, Mixing
Sterling Winfield Assistant Engineering
Eddy Schreyer Mastering
Jorgen Bak Photography
Joy Lambert Photography
Brian J Ames Design
Tracy Vera Art Production
David Rosenblad Digital Engineering
Hank Shermann Producer
Brian Slagel Executive Producer
Torbjorn Jorgensen Cover Art
Tim Kimsey Producer, Mixing, Engineering
Thom Caccetta Digital Engineering
Read Spectral, swaggering,... 95% autothrall October 28th, 2013
Read Refreshing to hear the reunion 85% outlaw922 March 11th, 2013
Read Out of the shadows and into... 60% Acrobat October 16th, 2012
Read A triumphant return 93% natrix March 10th, 2008
Read What a return! 95% Dethrone_Tyranny October 11th, 2003
Read Mercyful Fate's Finest Hour 96% Demon_of_the_Fall July 28th, 2003

1997 remaster includes a bonus track from "The Bell Witch" EP:
11. Egypt (live)

Despite Snowy Shaw being credited as the drummer, the drums on this album were actually played by Morten Nielsen.

Music videos for ''Egypt'' and ''The Bell Witch'' were made.

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