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Death SS - The Story of Death SS 1977-1984

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The Story of Death SS 1977-1984

Death SS

Type:
Compilation
Release date:
June 6th, 1987
Catalog ID:
DEA CENTOUNO
Label:
Minotauro Records
Format:
12" vinyl (33⅓ RPM)
Reviews:
2 reviews (avg. 86%)
Side A
1. Terror (1977) 07:24   Show lyrics
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2. Murder Angels (1979) 03:28   Show lyrics
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3. Horrible Eyes (1978) 06:07   Show lyrics
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4. Cursed Mama (1980) 04:26   Show lyrics
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5. Zombie (live) (1977) 06:31   Show lyrics
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Side B
6. Violet Overture (1982) 01:02  
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7. Chains of Death (1982) 06:18   Show lyrics
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8. Inquisitor (1983) 03:42   Show lyrics
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9. Schizophrenic (1982) 03:24  
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10. Black and Violet (1983) 04:55   Show lyrics
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11. The Bones and the Grave (live) (1983) 07:02  
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Band members
Tommy "Werewolf" Chaste Drums
Steve Sylvester Vocals (lead) (tracks 1-5)
Paul Chain Guitars (lead), Organ, Vocals (lead) (track 9), Vocals (backing)
Danny Hughes Bass (tracks 1, 2, 5)
Claud Galley Bass (tracks 3, 4, 7-11), Guitars (rhythm) (tracks 1, 2, 5)
Sanctis Ghoram (R.I.P. 2004) Vocals (lead) (tracks 6-8, 10-11)
Guest/Session
Gilas Vocals (additional) (track 9)
Miscellaneous staff
Claudia Uguccioni Photography (front cover)
Paolo Cingolani Engineering
Paul Chain Producer
Tommy "Werewolf" Chaste Drums
Steve Sylvester Vocals (lead) (tracks 1-5)
Paul Chain Guitars (lead), Organ, Vocals (lead) (track 9), Vocals (backing)
Danny Hughes Bass (tracks 1, 2, 5)
Claud Galley Bass (tracks 3, 4, 7-11), Guitars (rhythm) (tracks 1, 2, 5)
Sanctis Ghoram (R.I.P. 2004) Vocals (lead) (tracks 6-8, 10-11)
Gilas Vocals (additional) (track 9)
Claudia Uguccioni Photography (front cover)
Paolo Cingolani Engineering
Paul Chain Producer
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The years next to track titles actually correspond to the time the songs were composed, not recorded. Tracks 1 to 5 are taken from the band's two first demos, recorded in 1981 and 1982.

Gatefold cover.
Insert with biography in Italian and English.

Pressings info:
1) First pressing (1987): grey labels with black writings. All songs credited to Death SS.
2) Second pressing (1988): black labels with grey writings. All songs credited to Paul Chain.
3) Third pressing (1992): black labels with grey writings. All songs credited to Chain-Sylvester.

Reissued on vinyl by Svart Records in 2013 with some modifications in the tracklist:
- "Chains of Death" got replaced through a Live-version of it
- "Inquisitor" got replaced through "Night of the Witch"
- "The Story of Death SS & Gilas Part I-II" are not included

Pressing info:
• 500 x black
• 400 x transparent red
• 100 x purple

"The language used by Paul Chain doesn't exist, it's purely phonetic."

Recording information:

Assembled at Koala Recording Studio.

Identifiers:

Matrix / Runout (Side A): DEA 101 A
Matrix / Runout (Side B): DEA 101 B
Other: Old Minotauro-logo on back sleeve
Rights Society: S.I.A.E. D.P.

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