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The Beginning

Mercyful Fate

Type:
Compilation
Release date:
June 24th, 1987
Catalog ID:
RR 9603
Label:
Roadrunner Records
Format:
12" vinyl (33⅓ RPM)
Reviews:
2 reviews (avg. 97%)
Side A
1. Doomed by the Living Dead 05:09   Show lyrics
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2. A Corpse Without Soul 06:59   Show lyrics
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3. Nuns Have No Fun 04:21   Show lyrics
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4. Devil Eyes 05:53   Show lyrics
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Side B
5. Curse of the Pharaohs 03:53   Show lyrics
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6. Evil 04:03   Show lyrics
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7. Satan's Fall 10:31   Show lyrics
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8. Black Masses 04:32   Show lyrics
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Band members
Hank Shermann Guitars
King Diamond Vocals
Timi "Grabber" Hansen Bass
Kim Ruzz Drums
Michael Denner Guitars
Miscellaneous staff
Jacob Jørgensen Engineering (Track 8)
Tony Wilson Producer (Tracks 5-7)
Jac Hustinx Producer (Tracks 1-4)
Willem Steentjes Engineering (Tracks 1-4)
David Dade Engineering (Tracks 5-7)
Henrik Lund Producer (Track 8)
Jacob Jørgensen Engineering (Track 8)
Tony Wilson Producer (Tracks 5-7)
Jac Hustinx Producer (Tracks 1-4)
Willem Steentjes Engineering (Tracks 1-4)
David Dade Engineering (Tracks 5-7)
Henrik Lund Producer (Track 8)
Read Very nice collection 95% Dethrone_Tyranny October 8th, 2003
Read FOUNDATIONAL Black Metal -... 99% Vic August 5th, 2002

The line-up is the same throughout the compilation, please refer to listed releases for info:

Tracks 1-4 are the "Mercyful Fate" EP.
Tracks 5-7 from the "Friday Rock Show" radio show / "Rave-on sessions"
Track 8 is the "Black Funeral" EP's B-side

Recording information:

Tracks 1-4 recorded and mixed at Stone Sound Studio, Holland, September 1982

Tracks 5-7 recorded in a BBC studio session, 1983-03-19, and mixed later

Track 8 recorded during the "Melissa" sessions, Easy Sound studio, Copenhagen, Denmark, 1983-07-19 (drums, bass, rhythm guitar), 1983-07-22 (lead guitar) and 1983-07-23 (vocals). Mixed on 1983-07-27

Identifiers:

Matrix / Runout (Side A): RR 9603 A
Matrix / Runout (Side B): RR 9603 B
Barcode: none
Label Code: LC 9321
Rights Society: STEMRA

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