This is the UK release of "The Return……" ( full album title: The Return of the Darkness and Evil) , it is the second official full-length album released in 1985 by the Swedish Extreme Black Metal band "Bathory"
Strict grading according to the Goldmine Grading for Vinyl records has been applied, this record has been carefully visually inspected to determine the grading.
NEAR MINT (NM or M-): A nearly perfect record which has no obvious signs of wear.
VERY GOOD PLUS (VG+): The lp cover may have slight signs of wear, and has small price sticker (SOC)
Swedish Extreme Black Metal, Viking Metal
Under One Flag FLAG 9
Record Format: 12" Vinyl Stereo Gramophone Record
Total Album (Cover+Record) weight: 230 gram
1987 United Kingdom ( UK )
Record label information:
Produced by Quorthon and Boss
Stig Börje "The Boss" Forsberg was a record label owner, music producer and drummer. He was father of Quorthon ( Thomas Forsberg ) and has produced several of Bathory's as well as albums for "The OZ".
Recorded and mixed by Boss
Electra Studio, Stockholm, Sweden
Album cover design by Quorthon
Album fron cover photography: Gunnar Silins
Album back cover photo: Bathory
Quorthon ( real-name: Thomas Börje Forsberg ) is founding member of the Bathory band (1983 ) and is singer and guitarist in the band. He has been with Bathory from 1983 until 2004 when he was found dead, due to heart failure.
Stefan Larsson - Drummer with the Swedish Black Metal band "Bathory" from 1984 until 1986. Before joining Bathory, Larsson played with the punk band: Obsklass.
Note: the pictures on this page are actual photos of the album and allow you to judge the quality of cover. Slight differences in color may exist due to the use of the camera's flash. The quality of these images has been reduced in order to preserve network bandwidth, high quality images of these scans are available on request. Images can be zoomed in/out ( eg pinch with your fingers on a tablet or smartphone )