AGENT STEEL - Skeptics Apocalypse 12" Vinyl LP Album

"Skeptics Apocalypse" is the first official album by the American Speed/Power metal band "Agent Steel", it was recorded "somewhere in Los Angeles" (as it is mentioned on the album cover). This album "AGENT STEEL - Skeptics Apocalypse" includes the original custom made inner sleeve (OIS) with album production details, complete lyrics of all songs by and artwork/photos

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Album's Condition and Grading Details

Strict grading according to the Goldmine Grading for Vinyl records has been applied, this record has been carefully visually inspected to determine the grading.

Vinyl: Mint (M) - Absolutely perfect in every way. Looks never been played.

Cover: Mint (M) - Absolutely perfect in every way. Looks never been handled.

Collector's notes ( detailed background information on the persons working on this album)

Originally the "Skeptics Apocalypse" was released on vinyl LP during 1985. Originally released on the record label Combat with catalognr "Combat MX 8029", Banzai Records BRC 1956 and RoadrunneR Records RR 9759.

"Skeptics Apocalypse" has been re-released several times since 2010, but not by the original companies: Combat, Banzai or RoadrunneR.

Album Fact Sheet: AGENT STEEL - Skeptics Apocalypse
Music Genre:
 Power/Speed Metal 
Album Production Information:
 

The album: "AGENT STEEL - Skeptics Apocalypse" was produced by: Jay Jones

Sound/Recording Engineer(s): Dean "Goatie" Davis

Dean Davis a sound engineer working together with "Karat Fave" on the albums "Bloodlust - Guilty as Sin" and "Megadeth - Killing Is My Business... and Business Is Good!"

This album was recorded December 1984 - February 1985 , Somewhere in Los Angeles

Mastered by Tom Coyne at Frankford/Wayne Mastering Labs

Live photos: Vickie Miellie and Teresa Trebotic

  Tom Coyne is a mastering engineer from New Jersey who has mastered dozens of Heavy Metal albums during the 1980s.

 

Label Information:
 RoadrunneR – RR 9759
Record Format:
 12" Vinyl Stereo Gramophone Record
Total Album (Cover+Record) weight: 230 gram  
Year & Country:
  1985 Made in Holland

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Inner Sleeve   of "AGENT STEEL - Skeptics Apocalypse" Album

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Using the marked/"highlighted" rectangles below , you will be able to correctly identify this release of the album.

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Photo of "AGENT STEEL - Skeptics Apocalypse" 12" LP Record - Side One:

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 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. Images can be zoomed in/out ( eg pinch with your fingers on a tablet or smartphone ).

Personnel/Band Members and Musicians on: AGENT STEEL - Skeptics Apocalypse

    Band-members, Musicians and Performers
  • John Cyriis - Vocals
  • Juan Garcia - Guitar
  • Kurt Colfelt - Guitar
  • George Robb - Bass
  • Chuck Profus - Drums

Collector notes:

John Cyriis is together with Chuck Profus the founding members of the "Agent Steel" band.

In the bands: "Black Reign" and "Lemegeton" , "John Cyriis" was using the pseudo: "Max Kobol".

John Cyriis used the pseudo "Father Damien" while singing in the "Pontius Prophet" band.

In the bands "Pontius Prophet" and "Black Reign" he continued to perform with his mate from "Agent Steel" Chuck Profus.

The real name of Chuck Profus is Charles Profus.

Chuck Profus started his career playing drums with Agent Steel and worked with Agent Steel from 1984 till 1988. After leaving Agent Steel he played in bands like Pontius Prophet, Black Reign, Sanctuary, The MOFO Homeboys.

In the bands "Pontius Prophet" and "Black Reign" he continued to perform with his mate from "Agent Steel" John Cyriis.

George Robb is from Philadelphia and joined "Agent Steel" in 1984, after his departure he went on to form the "L.S.N." and "Detente" bands.

Juan Garcia, has played guitars in several Heavy Metal bands, including: Abattoir, Agent Steel, Evildead and others.


Complete Track-listing of the album "AGENT STEEL - Skeptics Apocalypse"

The detailed tracklist of this record "AGENT STEEL - Skeptics Apocalypse" is:

    Track-listing Side One:
  1. (The Calling) 0:47
  2. Agents Of Steel
  3. Taken By Force
  4. Evil Eye / Evil Minds
  5. Bleed For The Godz
    Track-listing Side Two:
  1. Children Of The Sun
  2. 144,000 Gone
  3. Guilty As Charged
  4. Back To Reign

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