HELLOWEEN - Keeper of the Seven Keys Part I ( France ) 12" Vinyl LP Album

This is the release of "Keeper of the Seven Keys Part I" , was released in France and has a light blue label with white artwork.

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HELLOWEEN - Keeper of the Seven Keys Part I FRANCE FOC 12" LP VINYL

 

Collectors information & Description:

 

This album "HELLOWEEN - Keeper of the Seven Keys Part I" " is the second full-length album from the German power metal/heavy metal band HELLOWEEN. It is often considered to be one of HELLOWEEN's best albums, as well credited by many to be the birth of power metal. There was a single released of "Future World", as well as a music video of "Halloween". HELLOWEEN originally planned to release Keeper of the Seven Keys Part 1 and Part 2 as a double album, but their record label insisted that they should be divided and released separately.

Gatefold (FOC) cover design with artwork / photos on the inside cover pages

Music Genre:

 
Speed Power Metal 

Album Production information:

 

The album: "HELLOWEEN - Keeper of the Seven Keys Part I" was produced by: Tommy Newton, Tommy Hansen

Sound/Recording Engineer(s): Tommy Hansen, Tommy Newton

This album was recorded at: Horus Sound Studio, Hannover , November-December 1986 & January 1987

Album cover design: Edda & Uwe Karczewski, Hamburg

Front cover concept: K. Hansen & Limb

Inner and back cover concept: Limb

Album cover photography: Jurgen Muller

Notes on the production team of this album:

  Horus Sound Studio is located in Hannover, Germany and has been the recording and sound mix studio for sound engineers like: Tommy Newton, Jan Nemec, Tommy Hansen. During the 1980s this studio has been used by bands like: Celtic Frost, Helloween, Rage, Sodom, Victory and many others

Uwe Karczewski a German graphics artist known for the 1980's album covers for Heavy Metal bands like: Helloween , Iron Angel .

  Tommy Hansen - is a producer and sound engineer from Denmark, during the 1980s he has been working at the Horus Sound Studio for Heavy Metal bands like: Heavens Gate, Helloween , Pretty Maids , Rage , S.A.D.O., Steeler , Tyran' Pace , Victory . "Tommy Hansen" and "Tommy Newton" have been working together (at Horus Sound Studio, Hannover, Germany) on the recording of Heavy Metal albums for the bands like Helloween and Victory.

  Tommy Newton is a Guitarist, Producer and Sound Engineer, as guitarist he known for playing in the bands "Fargo" and "Victory" as producer/sound engineer he is known to work with the Germany Heavy Metal band Helloween.

 

Label Information:

 
Blue / White Noise International 130081

Media Format:

 
12" LP Vinyl Stereo Gramophone Record
Total Album (Cover+Record) weight: 280 gram  

Year & Country:

 
1987 Made in France

High Quality Photo of Album Front Cover  "HELLOWEEN - Keeper of the Seven Keys Part I"

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Inner Sleeve   of "HELLOWEEN - Keeper of the Seven Keys Part I" Album

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Personnel/Band Members and Musicians on: HELLOWEEN - Keeper of the Seven Keys Part I

    Band-members, Musicians and Performers
  • 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.

  • Michael Weikath - Guitars

      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

  • Ingo Schwichtenberg - Drums

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

  • Michael Kiske - Lead Vocals

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

  • Kai Hansen - Guitars

      Kai Hansen a German Singer and Guitar Player which got famous by performing in German 1st Tier bands like: Helloween , "Gamma Ray" , "Iron Fist" and other bands. Kai Hansen started his career by founding the GENTRY band, together with Markus Grosskopf and Piet Sielck. Gentry evolved in "Second Hell" and Powerfool. Powerfool laid the basis for Helloween and was renamed into Helloween. In 1990 Kai Hansen left Helloween to create the "GAMMA RAY" band.

Complete Track-listing of the album "HELLOWEEN - Keeper of the Seven Keys Part I"

The detailed tracklist of this record "HELLOWEEN - Keeper of the Seven Keys Part I" is:

  1. Initiation
  2. I'm Alive
  3. A Little Time
  4. Twilight of the gods
  5. A Tale that wasn't right
  1. Future World
  2. Halloween
  3. Follow the sign

HELLOWEEN - Vinyl Discography 1985-1991