Krokus - Painkiller Swiss prog hard rock 12" VINYL LP ALBUM

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 with original 1st Issue album cover. This web-page has hi-res photos of the album covers, record label and a detailed description.

 

large photo of the album front cover of: Krokus - Painkiller Swiss prog hard rock

Description / Collector's info: 

This is the original 1st Issue album cover of Painkiller.

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


This album includes the original custom inner sleeve with album details, and photos of Krokus' band-members.

Music Genre:

 
Swiss Prog Rock Hard Rock Music

Album Production information:

 

Produced by Harry Sprenger
Recorded and mixed at Manor Studios, Oxford, June 1978
Sound engineer: Mick Glossop, Alan Douglas, Juerg Naegeli

Alan Douglas a sound engineer from Scotland working with many pop / rock groups, including The Jam, Queen, Adam Ant, China Crisis, Echo & The Bunnymen, XTC, Squeeze and Eric Clapton.

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.


Photography: Theo Scherrer
Album cover design by: Beat Keller

Label Information:

 
Mercury 6326 800

Media Format:

 
12" LP Vinyl Gramophone Record 

Year & Country:

 
1978 Made in Switzerland

Album cover photos of : Krokus Painkiller

Photo of Front Cover 
Large Hires Photo
Photo of Album's Back Cover  
Large Hires Photo  
Photo of Album's Inner Cover  
Large Hires Photo
Close-up Photo of Record Label 
Large Hires Photo  
Note: the above pictures 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.

Band Members and Musicians on: Krokus Painkiller

    Band-members, Musicians and Performers
  • Freddy Steady - Drums
  • Juerg Naegeli - Bass, Keyboards
  • Fernando von Arb - Guitars, Bass
  • Tommy Kiefer - Guitars
  • Chris von Rohr - Lead vocals, 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.

Track Listing of: Krokus Painkiller

    Side One:
  • Killer
  • Werewolf
  • Rock Ladies
  • Bad Love
  • Get out of my Mind

    Side Two:
  • Rock Me, Rock You
  • Deadline
  • Susie
  • Pay It!
  • Bye By Baby

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