KROKUS Hardware orig Swiss Pressing 12" VINYL LP ALBUM

Album Summary:  Original Swiss Pressing, See the +ML+ on the label on the photos below, as well as the stamper code "Swiss Made" with icon of Swiss-crossbow

Music Genre:

Metal, Hard Rock,
Production information:

The album: "KROKUS - Hardware incl custom inner sleeve" was produced by: Krokus

Sound/Recording Engineer(s): Mark Dearnley, Nick Rogers

(Mark Dearnley a Sound Engineer from the USA having engineered on albums for Krokus, Loudness, V2, Wrathchild America and others.)

Mastered by Ian Cooper at the Townhouse

This album was recorded at: Roundhouse Studios, London. Nov-Dec 1980, Engineer

Album cover design: Forty Morell , Christophe Vorlet

Album cover photography: Sulzer and Simon Fowler

  Simon Fowler is a British photographer mainly known for photographing "Iron Maiden". For the album "Piece of Mind" he was called: Simon "Bullseye" Fowler.

Album Production:

Original black and white custom inner sleeve with album details, and photos. Includes flyer to join the Krokus Fan-club
 Label:  Ariola 203 322 (203322)
Vinyl Record Format 12" LP 
Year & Country  1981 Made in Switzerland

Photos of the LP's cover: KROKUS Hardware orig Swiss Pressing

Photo of KROKUS Hardware orig Swiss Pressing Album's Front Cover 
KROKUS Hardware orig Swiss Pressing 12" VINYL LP  
Photo of KROKUS Hardware orig Swiss Pressing Record Label 

Personnel/Band Members and Musicians on: KROKUS - Hardware incl custom inner sleeve

    Band-members, Musicians and Performers
  • Tommie Kiefer (1952-1986) - Vocals, Guitars
  • Chris von Rohr - Bass, Percussion

    Christoph "Chris" von Rohr (born 24 October 1951 in Solothurn) is a Swiss rock musician, record producer, author, columnist, radio and television presenter. He is best known for being a member and founder of the hard rock band, Krokus . As producer he produced the Headhunter album: Headhunter.

  • Fernando von Arb
  • Marc Storace - Vocals

    Marc Storace , is a singer from Malta, he started singing bands like Stonehenge Union, The Boys. In 1970 he moved from Malta to London. At the end of 1971 he joined the progressive hard rock band TEA and released three studio albums: TEA, The Ship and Tax Exiles. In 1980, Marc recorded and released his first album with Krokus , Metal Rendez-vous. It became Krokus's first big International hit album.

  • Freddy Steady - Drums
  • Juerg Naegeli - Bass (Jürg Nägeli is from Switzerland and is musician, sound engineer and music producer. He has been performing with the Swiss Heavy Metal / Hard Rock band "Krokus", from 1976 until 1979 as bassist and from 1978 until 1980 on keyboards.)

Complete Track-listing of the album "KROKUS - Hardware incl custom inner sleeve"

The detailed tracklist of this record "KROKUS - Hardware incl custom inner sleeve" is:

    Side One:
  1. Celebration
  2. Easy Rocker
  3. Smelly Nelly
  4. Mr. 69
  5. She's Got Everything
    Side Two:
  1. Burning Bones
  2. Rock City
  3. Winning Man
  4. Mad Racket

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