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Head On

Samson

Type:
Full-length
Release date:
June 1980
Catalog ID:
PL43353
Label:
RCA International
Format:
12" vinyl (33⅓ RPM)
Reviews:
2 reviews (avg. 76%)
Side A
1. Hard Times 04:38   Show lyrics
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2. Take It like a Man 03:57   Show lyrics
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3. Vice Versa 04:43   Show lyrics
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4. Manwatcher 03:37   Show lyrics
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5. Too Close to Rock 03:39   Show lyrics
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Side B
6. Thunderburst 02:05   instrumental
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7. Hammerhead 03:39   Show lyrics
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8. Hunted 02:59   Show lyrics
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9. Take Me to Your Leader 03:48   Show lyrics
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10. Walking Out on You 06:36   Show lyrics
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Original line-up
Band members
Bruce Bruce Vocals
Paul Samson (R.I.P. 2002) Vocals (backing), Guitars
Thunderstick Drums, Vocals (backing), Percussion
Chris Aylmer (R.I.P. 2007) Bass
Miscellaneous staff
Paul Samson (R.I.P. 2002) Mixing
Simon Fowler Photography
Bob Broglia Engineering
Craig Milliner Engineering
Paul 'Chas' Watkins Engineering
Original line-up
Bruce Bruce Vocals
Paul Samson (R.I.P. 2002) Vocals (backing), Guitars
Thunderstick Drums, Vocals (backing), Percussion
Chris Aylmer (R.I.P. 2007) Bass
Original line-up
Paul Samson (R.I.P. 2002) Mixing
Simon Fowler Photography
Bob Broglia Engineering
Craig Milliner Engineering
Paul 'Chas' Watkins Engineering
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Made in Germany

RCA and Deutsche pressung (German pressing) written on the front sleeve.

Bruce Dickinson's debut with the band.

The theme of the song "Thunderburst" is the same of more famous Iron Maiden's "The Ides of March", first song of the Killers album.

Recording information:

Recorded at Kingsway Recorders, London.
Mixed at Trident Studios, London.
Produced by Samson.

Identifiers:

Matrix / Runout: Side A: PL 43353 - A
Matrix / Runout: Side B: PL 43353 - B
Rights Society: GEMA
Label Code: LC 0316

Added by: DarkLizzard Modified by: Gutterscream
Added on: 2016-05-24 10:26:12 Last modified on: 2016-07-09 17:34:54