PINK BUBBLES GO APE GATEFOLD + LYRICS SLEEVE 12" Vinyl LP Album


"Pink Bubbles Go Ape" is the fourth studio album by German power metal band Helloween, released in 1991. It marked the departure of guitarist Kai Hansen, with Roland Grapow replacing him.
 

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Collectors information & Description: 

Gatefold (FOC) cover design with artwork / photos on the inside cover pages and includes the custom inner sleeve with lyrics of all songs performed by Helloween.

Music Genre:
 
German Power / Speed Metal 
Album Production information:
 

The album: "HELLOWEEN - Pink Bubbles Go Ape (Gatefold)" was produced by: Chris Tsangarides,

Sound/Recording Engineer(s): Dirk Steffens

Album cover art by Storm Thorgerson

  Christopher Andrew "Chris" Tsangarides is a British Grammy-nominated record producer, sound engineer, and mixer. He is best known for his work with many heavy metal bands, including Judas Priest, Anvil, Gary Moore, Thin Lizzy, Helloween, Angra, Anthem, Yngwie Malmsteen and Tygers of Pan Tang.

 During the 80s and up to the 90s, Tsangarides became famous on the hard rock and heavy metal scene for the quality of his job and for having produced signature albums, like Anvil's Metal on Metal in 1982, Thin Lizzy's acclaimed final studio release Thunder and Lightning in 1983 and the Grammy nominated Painkiller by Judas Priest in 1990. He worked in those years with Black Sabbath, Ozzy Osbourne, Helloween, Y&T, Tygers of Pan Tang, Anthem, Sinner, King Diamond, Ian Gillan and produced also Bruce Dickinson's first solo album Tattooed Millionaire (1990).

  Dirk Steffens - From the late 1970s and onwards, Dirk Steffens was an active and noted Record Producer in the Germany area, and this is a list of artists and recordings he produced: Accept , Running Wild , Pink Cream 69, Sinner, Zed Yago.

Storm Thorgerson a graphic designer best known for his work for Pink Floyd, including the iconic artwork for "The Dark Side of the Moon". Thorgerson also founded design group Hipgnosis.

Note: Hipgnosis was an English art design group based in London that specialised in creating cover art for the albums of rock musicians and bands. Notable commissions included work for Pink Floyd, T. Rex, the Pretty Things, Black Sabbath, UFO, 10cc, Bad Company, Led Zeppelin, AC/DC, Scorpions, Yes, Emerson, Lake & Palmer, Def Leppard, Paul McCartney & Wings, the Alan Parsons Project, Genesis, Peter Gabriel, Electric Light Orchestra, the Police, Rainbow, Styx, Pezband, XTC and Al Stewart.

Here is a web-page with a gallery of album covers created by Hipgnosis

Label Information:
 
EMI EMC 3588  
Media Format:
 
12" Vinyl Stereo Gramophone Record
Total Album (Cover+Record) weight: 280 gram  
Year & Country:
 
1991 Made in the UK  

Band Members and Musicians on: HELLOWEEN - Pink Bubbles Go Ape (Gatefold)

    Band-members, Musicians and Performers
  • Michael Kiske - vocals

      Michael Kiske - Lead singer with the Germany Speed/Power Metal band "Helloween" from 1986 until 1993.

  • Michael Weikath - guitar

      Michael Weikath (full-name: Michael Ingo Joachim Weikath) guitarist and founding member of the German Speed/Power Metal band "Helloween" from 1983 until today. This is a list of 1980s albums with Michael Weikath

  • Roland Grapow - guitar
  • Markus Grosskopf - bass

      Markus Grosskopf - Bass player and best known as bassist with the German Speed/Power metal band "Helloween". Markus Grosskopf was founding member and has been with "Helloween" since 1983.

  • Ingo Schwichtenberg - drums

      Ingo "Mr. Smile" Schwichtenberg - drummer and founding member player with the German Speed/Power metal band "Helloween" from 1983 until 1993.

Track Listing of: "HELLOWEEN - Pink Bubbles Go Ape (Gatefold)"

The Songs/tracks on "HELLOWEEN - Pink Bubbles Go Ape (Gatefold)" are

  1. "Pink Bubbles Go Ape" (Kiske) 0:36
  2. "Kids of the Century" (Kiske) 3:51
  3. "Back On The Streets" (Grapow/Kiske) 3:23
  4. "Number One" (Weikath) 5:13
  5. "Heavy Metal Hamsters" (Weikath/Kiske) 3:28
  6. "Goin' Home" (Kiske) 3:51
  7. "Someone's Crying" (Grapow) 4:18
  8. "Mankind" (Grapow/Kiske) 6:18
  9. "I'm Doin' Fine, Crazy Man" (Grosskopf/Kiske) 3:39
  10. "The Chance" (Grapow) 3:47
  11. "Your Turn" (Kiske) 5:38

HELLOWEEN Vinyl Discography 1985-1991


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