ACCEPT RESTLESS AND WILD VENUS ORIG FRANCE 12" Vinyl LP Gramophone VINYL

 

  This is the French release of "Restless and Wild" by the German Heavy Metal band "Krokus" and has been released on the Venus records. The album front cover shows the ACCEPT band live on stage and this front cover is different from other European releases (which show two white "Gibson Flying V" guitars burning into flames )

  This album "ACCEPT - Restless and Wild" is the fourth album by the German heavy metal band Accept. It was the first Accept album to not be recorded at Delta-Studio, the band moving to Dieter Dierks' studio in Stommeln. It is also the first Accept album in which Udo Dirkschneider sings every track, as well as the first in which manager Gaby Hauke ("Deaffy") gains credits for songwriting. Michael Wagener took engineering and mixing duties once again. 

  Venus records, liner notes in French

 

High Quality Photo of Album Front Cover  "ACCEPT - Restless and Wild"

High Quality Photo of Album Front Cover  "ACCEPT - Restless and Wild"

High Quality Photo of Album Front Cover  "ACCEPT - Restless and Wild"

Album Back Cover  Photo of "ACCEPT - Restless and Wild"

Album Back Cover  Photo of "ACCEPT - Restless and Wild"  

Close-up  Photo of "ACCEPT - Restless and Wild" the Red Polydor Record Label

Close-up  Photo of "ACCEPT - Restless and Wild" the Red Polydor Record Label  

Note: The images on this page are photos of the actual album. Slight differences in color may exist due to the use of the camera's flash.

Collectors information & Description:

 

 

  Dierks Studios , a Sound recording studio and media company, founded and owned by Dieter Dierks in Stommeln, Cologne, Germany.

 

Deaffy (real name: Gaby Hoffmann-Hauke and married to "Wolf Hoffmann". Gaby has been working with the Germany Heavy Metal band Accept during the 1980s on several albums as producer, album cover designs and song writer (lyrics)).

Music Genre:

 
German Heavy Metal 

Album Production Information:

 

The album: "ACCEPT - Restless and Wild" was produced by: Accept

Sound/Recording Engineer(s): Michael Wagener

This album was recorded at: Studio Dierks, Cologne, Germany - February, March, June 1982

  Dierks Studios , a Sound recording studio and media company, founded and owned by Dieter Dierks in Stommeln, Cologne, Germany.

Album cover photography: Erhard Schulz, Didi Zill

Label Information:

 
Venus Records / Polydor 810 987

Media Format:

 
12" LP Vinyl Stereo Gramophone Record
Total Album (Cover+Record) weight: 230 gram  

Year & Country:

 
1983 Made in France

Collector notes:

  Michael Wagener is a music producer, mixer, and engineer from Hamburg, Germany, best known for his productions with many top hard rock and heavy metal bands in the late 1980s.Pre-1970 Wagener and Udo Dirkschneider (Accept, U.D.O) performed together in a German band called "Band X", which was a predecessor to Accept. Michael Wagener was the original guitarist for the German band Accept.

  Michael Wagener is president of Double Trouble Productions

  His productions include records from the bands: , Accept , Alice Cooper , Dokken , Extreme , Great White , Janet Jackson , Kane Roberts , Keel , King's X , Lordi , Megadeth , Metallica , Mötley Crüe , Outrage , Overkill , Ozzy Osbourne , Raven , Renegade , Sergeant Steel , Skid Row , Smashed Gladys , Stryper , Testament , The Rasmus , Warrant , W.A.S.P. , White Lion and many others

 

Personnel/Band Members and Musicians on: ACCEPT - Restless and Wild

    Band-members, Musicians and Performers
  • Udo Dirkschneider - Vocals (Udo Dirkschneider is a German heavy metal singer who rose to fame with German heavy metal band Accept. After leaving Accept in 1987, he formed U.D.O., with whom he has enjoyed commercial success as well.During the 1980s he also produced albums for the Heavy Metal bands: Faithful Breath, Raven and Street Fighter)
  • Wolf Hoffmann - Guitars
  • Herman Frank - Guitar (Herman Frank is a guitarist mainly known from his performances with Accept and Victory, but also played in Hazzard, Sinner and "The Element"=
  • Peter Baltes - Bass
  • Stefan Kaufmann - Drums, Guitars (Stefan Kaufmann joined Accept as drummer early enough to appear on the cover photos for their debut album, but too late to record the drums for the album (that was done by Frank Friedrich).)

Complete Track-listing of the album "ACCEPT - Restless and Wild"

The detailed tracklist of this record "ACCEPT - Restless and Wild" is:

  1. Fast as a Shark (Hoffmann, Kaufmann, Dirkschneider, Baltes) - 3:49
  2. Restless and Wild (Hoffmann, Kaufmann, Dirkschneider, Baltes, Robert A. Smith-Diesel + Accept) - 4:12
  3. Ahead of the Pack (Hoffmann, Kaufmann, Dirkschneider, Baltes) - 3:24
  4. Shake Your Heads (Hoffmann, Kaufmann, Dirkschneider, Baltes) - 4:17
  5. Neon Nights (Deaffy, Robert A. Smith-Diesel + Accept) - 6:02
  6. Get Ready (Hoffmann, Kaufmann, Dirkschneider, Baltes, Robert A. Smith-Diesel + Accept) - 3:41
  7. Demon's Night (Hoffmann, Kaufmann, Dirkschneider, Baltes) - 4:28
  8. Flash Rockin' Man (Hoffmann, Kaufmann, Dirkschneider, Baltes) - 4:28
  9. Don't Go Stealin' My Soul Away (Hoffmann, Kaufmann, Dirkschneider, Baltes, Robert A. Smith-Diesel + Accept) - 3:16
  10. Princess of the Dawn (Deaffy, Robert A. Smith-Diesel + Accept) - 6:16