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Diamond Head - Lightning to the Nations
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Lightning to the Nations

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Release date:
October 3rd, 1980
Catalog ID:
Version desc.:
2nd press, limited edition
Happy Face Records
12" vinyl (33⅓ RPM)
1000 copies
12 reviews (avg. 89%)
Side A
1. Lightning to the Nations 04:14   Show lyrics
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2. The Prince 06:13   Show lyrics
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3. Sucking My Love 09:32   Show lyrics
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Side B
4. Am I Evil? 07:44   Show lyrics
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5. Sweet and Innocent 03:13   Show lyrics
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6. It's Electric 03:37   Show lyrics
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7. Helpless 06:48   Show lyrics
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Band members
Sean Harris Vocals
Brian Tatler Guitars
Colin Kimberley Bass
Duncan Scott Drums
Miscellaneous staff
Paul Robbins Engineering
BilBo Mastering
Reg Fellows Producer
Paul Robbins Engineering
BilBo Mastering
Reg Fellows Producer
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1st press were limited to 1000 copies, the album came in a plain white sleeve with no track listing and no title, therefore known as "The White Album". Each copy was signed by one member of the band, each member signs 250 copies.

Due to high demand, another pressing was ordered. A further 1000 copies were pressed, again in a plain white sleeve, but this time with a label on the vinyl with the Happy Face Records logo and a Diamond Head logo. Also the title "Lightning to the Nations" and track listing on the labels were printed. Some copies signed of all members of the band.

Sold at gigs and via an ad in Sounds magazine, for £3.50.

Recording information:

Recorded at the Old Smithy Recording Studio, Kempsey, Worcestershire, England, UK.


Matrix / Runout (Side A, etched): BILBO MMDHLP 1015 A1 EG
Matrix / Runout (Side B, etched): BILBO TAPE MMDHLP 1015 B1 EG

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