KING DIAMOND CONSPIRACY 12" LP ALBUM VINYL

This album is COMPLETE with OIS, artwork insert and merchandise insert

 

Collectors information & Description: 

Conspiracy is the concept album by King Diamond, being the second part of a story that begun on the album " Them ". It was released in 1989.

Conspiracy was the last album to feature original drummer Mikkey Dee (however, he was a studio musician at that time).

Roberto Falcao is a guest player on the keyboards.

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Music Genre:  Black Metal, Thrash Metal 
Album 
Production information:

The album: "KING DIAMOND CONSPIRACY" was produced by: Roberto Falcao , King Diamond , Andy LaRocque

Guitar solos produced by: Chris Tsangarides

Notes on the production-team of the Conspiracy album:Roberto Falcao is producer and sound engineer since the first King Diamond record "No Presents for Christmas" on this and other "King Diamond" albums, he is producer, sound engineer and guest performer on the keyboards.

  Kim Bendix Petersen better known by his stage name King Diamond , is a Danish heavy metal musician. As a vocalist, he is known for his extensive vocal range, in particular his usage of falsetto. He started his career in 1974 with a band called Brainstorm and has since performed with "Black Rose", Brats, "Danger Zone", "Mercyful Fate" and the eponymous "King Diamond" band.

Here is an interactive graphical map showing King Diamond's musical network

  Anders Allhage mostly known under the alias: " Andy LaRocque " and is best known as guitarist with King Diamond. He started his musical career in the Swedish "Swedish Beauty" aka "Swedish Erotica" and E.F. Band he moved in 1985-1986 to play with the "King Diamond" band.

  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).

Sound/Recording Engineer(s): Roberto Falcao, Gina Immel

Sound mix engineers: Chris Tsangarides , Roberto Falcao , King Diamond

This album was recorded and mixed at: Rumbo Recorders, Canoga Park, CA

Mastered by: Howie Weinberg, Masterdisk, NY

  Howie Weinberg has during his career mastered hundreds of records in all kinds of musical genres. For the Heavy Metal music genre he has mastered for bands like: Anthrax, Celtic Frost, Cro-Mags, Danzig, Manowar, Meliah Rage, Overkill, Ozzy Osbourne, Riot V, Scorpions, Sepultura, Slayer, White Zombie and many many others.

Album cover artwork: Studio Dzyan, Thomas Holm, Thorbjorn Jorgenson

  Studio Dzyan ( album artwork and graphics design ) was founded by Thorbjorn Jorgensen and has worked with both Thomas Holm and Thorbjorn Jorgensen to illustrate 1980s albums by "King Diamond" and "Spartan Warrior".

Notes on the artwork artists
Thomas Holm started his career as art designer in the early 1980's and has done the album covers for bands like: Mercyful Fate, King Diamond, Spartan Warrior, Dark Heart.
Torbjorn Jorgensen a Swedish illustrator and graphic designer and member/founder of the Studio Dzyan in Malmö. Torbjorn has been working on all the artwork for the albums of Mercyful Fate, King Diamond, S.P.O.C.K, Lord Belial and many others.

Front cover photo: Krasner/Trebitz

Notes: Krasner / Trebitz Photography are a photography company comprised of Bob Krasner and Debra Trebitz, photographing bands like: King Diamond, Crimson Glory, Banshee, Scorpions, Doctor Nerve.

Band photo: Alex Solca

  Alex Solca is a photographer with several decades of experience in photographing Heavy Metal bands, these bands include Journey, Dio, Alice Cooper, Fates Warning, King Diamond, Mercyful Fate, Vasco Rossi, Glenn Hughes, Jeff Blades, Jeff Scott Soto, Danzig, Lee Rocker, Reo Speedwagon, Machine Head,Tower of Power, B'Z, Skinlab, Gotthard, Dave Weckl, Kyuss, Christopher Cross, to name just a few.

Record Company & Catalog number:  Roadrunner Records RR 9461-1
Record Format 12" Vinyl Stereo Gramophone Record
Total Album (Cover+Record) weight: 230 gram  
Year & Country: 

1989 Manufactured in Western Germany.

Rights Society: Stemra

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Personnel/Band Members and Musicians on: KING DIAMOND CONSPIRACY

    Band-members, Musicians and Performers
  • King Diamond - Vocals, Keyboards
  • Andy LaRocque - Guitar
  • Pete Blakk - Guitar
  • Hal Patino - Bass
  • Mikkey Dee - Drums

Informational notes on the band-members of the King Diamond band:
Kim Bendix Petersen better known by his stage name King Diamond, is a Danish heavy metal musician. As a vocalist, he is known for his extensive vocal range, in particular his usage of falsetto.

He started his career in 1974 with a band called Brainstorm and has since performed with Black Rose, Brats, Danger Zone, Mercyful Fate and the eponymous King Diamond.

Anders Allhage is AKA as Andy LaRocque and is best known as guitarist with King Diamond
. Previously he has played with the E.F. Band

Pete Blakk has many years of experience by playing in Danish and Swedish Heavy Metal bands. After Geisha split-up he joined "King Diamond" followed by "Blakk Metal"

  Hasse "Hal" Patino (bass, guitars) is one of the cornerstones of the development of Heavy Metal from Denmark. He performed as Hasse "Hal" Patino in the band " Maltese Falcon ", before joining Geisha in 1988. After the split of Geisha he went together with Pete Blakk to join the King Diamond band.

Someone famous in

 

Micael Kiriakos Delaoglou alias Mikkey Dee started his long career in 1985 with King Diamond, switched to Dokken in 1990, followed by Motorhead and Scorpions today.

 

Complete Track-listing of the album "KING DIAMOND CONSPIRACY"

The detailed tracklist of this record "KING DIAMOND CONSPIRACY" is:

    Track-listing:
  1. At the Graves (Diamond) 8:56
  2. Sleepless Nights (LaRocque) 5:05
  3. Lies (Diamond) 4:22
  4. A Visit from the Dead (LaRocque) 6:12
  5. The Wedding Dream (Diamond) 6:01
  6. Amon Belongs to Them (LaRocque - Diamond) 3:51
  7. Something Weird (LaRocque) 2:06
  8. Victimized (LaRocque) 5:21
  9. Let It Be Done (Diamond) 1:13
  10. Cremation (Diamond) 4:12

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